DeXteR wrote:You probably need to adjust your release mechanism. That's the first thing I'd check.
There are 2 bolts holding the lock mechanism. Loosen the bolts and push down the lock a little bit. That'll take care of it. I'm talking about 1-2mm. Otherwise you will have to slam the trunk to close it.
I just bought a pair of Mighty Lift struts from O'Reiley today for $16.99 each. Surprisingly, they come with lifetime warranty. That's what they said, but not sure if it's true. Sachs struts went bad in 2 years, so I wsn't going to buy them again anyway. Let's see how they hold up.