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Old 06-28-2009, 08:10 AM   #1
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my trunk won't open

has anyone had this happen i've tried the remote and the door buttons all i get is a series of clicks and thats it
any thoughts?
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Old 06-28-2009, 08:12 AM   #2
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Had that happen the other night.
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Old 06-28-2009, 08:13 AM   #3
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does it fix its self?
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Old 06-28-2009, 08:22 AM   #4
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try: Fold down the back seats and pull the trunk release from inside the trunk.. shut trunk again and see if that fixes it.
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Old 06-28-2009, 08:28 AM   #5
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try: Fold down the back seats and pull the trunk release from inside the trunk.. shut trunk again and see if that fixes it.
i'll try that asap
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Old 06-28-2009, 09:04 AM   #6
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My trunk does it as well.. I found if you push down on the center of the spoiler and hit the button again it opens
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Old 06-28-2009, 09:09 AM   #7
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It's common it seems...have to make sure the trunk is really closed tight and latched good to begin with or else it does this.
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Old 06-28-2009, 09:56 AM   #8
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I've had that happen to me.

I was hoping that I was just imagining things...
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My trunk does it as well.. I found if you push down on the center of the spoiler and hit the button again it opens
Yep... worked for me
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Old 06-28-2009, 12:19 PM   #10
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I think you need to have them readjust the latch components. There might be screws back there. Just guessing. Not a big deal covered by warranty.
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Old 06-28-2009, 03:39 PM   #11
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My trunk does it as well.. I found if you push down on the center of the spoiler and hit the button again it opens
thank you that works great
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Old 06-29-2009, 01:03 AM   #12
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thank you that works great
But that should not be the fix, when I press the button, my trunk should open on it's own and it doesn't, not everytime anyway.

It did seem to improve if I shut my trunk harder the previous time.

Still going to have it checked out this week.
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Old 06-29-2009, 01:09 AM   #13
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The answer is....... take to the dealer and show them the issue and let them fix it right! After all.... it's still under warranty!
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Old 06-29-2009, 08:18 AM   #14
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If you guys are pushing down on the trunk lid and it works, take it to the service dept and let them adjust the latch. I wouldn't ever push on the spoiler.
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Old 06-29-2009, 08:24 AM   #15
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Just adjust the rubber

bumpers on either side to make a little more pressure on the trunk lid.

No worth taking to the dealer...
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Old 06-29-2009, 08:33 AM   #16
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true that, I wish I had my car so I could see for myself. But yes, if its got bumpers and little down turn is the answer. If you don't feel comfortable, let the service dept do it.
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Old 06-29-2009, 09:28 AM   #17
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ITS UP TURN you want more force on the lid... It takes 5 seconds. I don't have time to deal with the dealer to turn a knob for me..I guess they could teach me how to start my car also since I was going to be there....

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true that, I wish I had my car so I could see for myself. But yes, if its got bumpers and little down turn is the answer. If you don't feel comfortable, let the service dept do it.
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