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Old 05-02-2020, 08:13 PM   #1
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Manual frunk open cable

Electrical problem has made my 2001 Boxster frunk switch not work. I tried the fuse box solution without any luck. I知 going to try to get to the manual release cable behind the tire but have gotten two different answers about which side the cable is on. Can someone tell me conclusively which side it痴 on, passenger or driver side? I知 in the u.s. so driver side is the left side.

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Should be passenger side.
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Old 05-03-2020, 05:11 AM   #3
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Electrical problem has made my 2001 Boxster frunk switch not work. I tried the fuse box solution without any luck. I知 going to try to get to the manual release cable behind the tire but have gotten two different answers about which side the cable is on. Can someone tell me conclusively which side it痴 on, passenger or driver side? I知 in the u.s. so driver side is the left side.

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On my 2004 it is on the passenger side under the wheel well cover, between the headlight housing and frunk tub.
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On my 2004 it is on the passenger side under the wheel well cover, between the headlight housing and frunk tub.
Ditto. And use a good flashlight as it could be hiding.
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Passenger side, just like Oldcarguy and loflyingz said. If you are the original owner and didn't re-route it. If you're not the original owner, there's a chance that a previous owner moved it. Most likely just behind the tow hook cover or somewhere behind the bumper cover that's easier to access than the original spot.
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Passenger side, just like Oldcarguy and loflyingz said. If you are the original owner and didn't re-route it. If you're not the original owner, there's a chance that a previous owner moved it. Most likely just behind the tow hook cover or somewhere behind the bumper cover that's easier to access than the original spot.
Yeah this is where I moved mine for easier access...It's right under the front bumper towards the rear tie strapped for super easy access.

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