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In my introduction post I mentioned some issues. My major concern right now is my luggage.
The trunk will open sometimes. Mostly not and right now it is not. I know I'm too late for the FBIB I saw on this site. I wish it was still available. Maybe someone will do it again in the future.
The right side bag lock works and it opens just like it should but not the left one. The lock is frozen. The key slot is vertical just like the one on the right bag which works.
Any helpful suggestions?
 

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In my introduction post I mentioned some issues. My major concern right now is my luggage.
The trunk will open sometimes. Mostly not and right now it is not. I know I'm too late for the FBIB I saw on this site. I wish it was still available. Maybe someone will do it again in the future.
The right side bag lock works and it opens just like it should but not the left one. The lock is frozen. The key slot is vertical just like the one on the right bag which works.
Any helpful suggestions?
A little more detail would help in addressing your issues. Are you not getting any resistance on the trunk or side luggage latch or are they lose to the point of not engaging?

Not sure how long you’ve had the bike or how familiar you are with it but keep in mind that in the unlocked position you still need to depress the lock then pull the latch, if it was locked you would not be able to depress the lock, and the trunk lid should also be pressed down on to relieve any stress on the latch.
 

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I have had the bike for 2 days now. I do know about having to push in to release the latch.
The right side bag operates fine. The lock turns easily. A push on it unlatches the lever so you can open the bag.
The left side lock is stuck. I can't turn it at all so I can't push in on it.
The trunk right now it also not operating. I can turn the lock but it doesn't seem to push in as the right side bag lock does to undo the latch.
 

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What year is your bike and does it have the central locking system? Also wondering if you got more than one key with the bike that, for some strange reason, needs to be used for the trunk and this one side case. Other than that, I have not heard of this type of issue so perhaps others will chime in.
 

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It is a 2005.
The two keys I have are identical. I have tried both in the lock that works and in the ignition. They both operate in either.
I do not know if it has central locking but I do have a fob. I am not sure it works. I replaced the battery but the led does not light up when I push either button.
I don't think that central locking would be my problem since the one side bag works (lock turns, pushes in, etc.) and the other doesn't. The trunk lock turns but won't push in to open currently no matter which way the lock is turned.
I did spray a bit of PB Blaster (penetrating oil for those that aren't familiar with it) in to lock that doesn't turn to no avail.
 

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I believe you are dealing with having to resort to using a rubber hammer and giving it a good whack. The fob not working does not help but you may be dealing with a stuck locking mechanism that is usually related to only the stingray. The trunk lock is possibly related to the a central locking issue as well as the latch itself is still intact rather than it being broken on one corner.
 
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