Lotus Elan

Boot security

PostPost by: KevinM » Sun May 26, 2019 6:26 am

Hi all, I don't know if my boot release cable is rigged incorrectly, but gaining access to my boot can be done by just reaching into the wheel arch and pulling the cable. Hardly the most secure system! Is this the normal configuration?
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PostPost by: alan.barker » Sun May 26, 2019 8:27 am

The boot cable under the wheelarch shoud be attached to inner wheelarch by a "P" clip
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PostPost by: JimE » Sun May 26, 2019 7:46 pm

Yes it is a security risk but only from those who know. :lol: Jim
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PostPost by: alan.barker » Mon May 27, 2019 5:10 am

Like the secret Switch inside the Glovebox
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