2003 C5 Z06 Trunk release not working

by Bill Jerome
(Sierra Vista, AZ)

I have tested the relay (Switched to another) and it is functioning, When I use either of two FOB's or the dash button the trunk does not open, I hear the sound but still will not open? I released it manually (Cable) and cleaned the mechanism and added silicone lub but it will not open, Is there a solenoid on the device itself that may be faulty? How can I test this? Where do I get a replacement that will work with the FOB's if I need one?

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Feb 16, 2018
2003 Z06. Trunk lif NEW
by: adm

Cannot open my trunk. Remote and inside
Switch. It makes the sound. But does not open.
Not sure where manual cable release is..??

Nov 19, 2012
trunk release
by: JB

this may sound dumb but I cant find the manual release cables.

Nov 19, 2012
by: Anonymous

Turned out to be a broken unit I bought a new unit and replaced it.

Nov 18, 2012
Same problem
by: JB

I have the same problem. How did you fix it?

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