2002 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur
Tailgate (boot) remote release

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Gareth Wyn Thomas
Driver
3 points

Problem added: Dec 3, 2020 (1 month ago)
The internal switch does not release the boot lid. It sounds several thuds, but fails to unlock. I can only open it with a key, and then only with difficulty.

Car details
Car: Rover 75
Variant: V6 Connoisseur
Model Year: 2002
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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whittingehame
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16,706 points

Dec 3, 2020 (1 month ago)
If you can hear thuds it is obviously getting power to the lock . Case of stripping down trim and checking / lubricating actuator and any linkage , Could also adjust any tailgate bump rubbers out slightly .
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Gareth Wyn Thomas
Driver
3 points

Dec 3, 2020 (1 month ago)
Thanks again!
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