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Old 11-17-2012, 02:59 AM   #1
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Default Hatch won't open ! Tips!

Hey guys as you might have read in the title the hatch on my 5dr wont open. i was messing with the panic button like a boss earlier in the day but i dont believe that did it. i used it to get groceries after and it was fine and when i was leaving the lot i went to re open it with no luck. I searched for a manual release and didnt realize the car didnt have one.
Any one have any ideas whats wrong with it?
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Old 11-17-2012, 03:00 AM   #2
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Unlock your car with the interior button. Press it twice. Open the hatch. Have a good night.


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Yeah, I just tried that again with no luck. I also tried locking it again and child-safety and reunlocking it
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Old 11-17-2012, 03:11 AM   #4
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Old 11-17-2012, 12:41 PM   #5
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Drink some beer get a crowbar it will open...

Is there a separate fuse for the trunk that might have blown? I'm stuck at work so can't check for ya.
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Old 11-17-2012, 02:07 PM   #6
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My sedan did that once. I was trying to pop it open with the fob and the touch pad but nothing would work . Then I started the car and turned it off than all was good .
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Old 11-17-2012, 10:44 PM   #7
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If pressing the unlock button on the FOB doesn't allow the hatch to open, you likely need to take a trip to the dealer.
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Old 11-17-2012, 11:22 PM   #8
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Lock your car with the fob (double tap so it honks). Unlock driver's door with the actual key in the door lock. Then unlock the rest of the doors with the button on the console. That's what worked the one time it happened to me.

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From inside the cargo area locate a round plug in about the middle bottom of the trim on the hatch. Remove, reach in with flat blade, rotate, open hatch, profit...
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make sure your parking brake is applied, ive done that a few times
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