Dodge Avenger: Trunk safety warning - Things to know before starting your vehicle - Dodge Avenger Owners ManualDodge Avenger: Trunk safety warning

WARNING:

Do not allow children to have access to the trunk,either by climbing into the trunk from outside, orthrough the inside of the vehicle. Always close thetrunk lid when your vehicle is unattended. Once inthe trunk, young children may not be able to escape,even if they entered through the rear seat. If trappedin the trunk, children can die from suffocation orheat stroke.

Trunk Internal Emergency Release

As a security measure, a Trunk Internal EmergencyRelease lever is built into the trunk latching mechanism.

In the event of an individual being locked inside thetrunk, the trunk can be simply opened by pulling on theglow-in-the-dark handle attached to the trunk latchingmechanism.

Trunk Internal Emergency

Trunk Internal Emergency Release

    Trunk release
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    Emergency disarming
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