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Old 04-12-2010, 08:16 PM   #1
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E30 trunk key hole drilled.. what now?

Hypothetically speaking, say you drilled a hole through the lock to pop it open. What do you do now? Where does one get a lock for my unique key?

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Old 04-12-2010, 08:27 PM   #2
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you'll need to change the lock cylinder and I don't believe this is available anymore as a rebuild from bmw. I do believe the repair kit is still available. it's in around 70+ give or take from the dealership. Otherwise get a used trunk lock and deal with having a separate key to open it. I can probably get it to open if it is seized shut. you'll need to swing by my place- hypothetically speaking. LOL..

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Old 04-12-2010, 10:56 PM   #3
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i've got an extra trunk lock and a key or two to go with it if you don't mind having a second key. if you ever had valet parking your stuff would definitely feel safer, haha.

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