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My trunk actuator doesn't work. I bought a new one and

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My trunk actuator doesn't work. I bought a new one and connected it but still no movement. Maybe it's not the actuator after all. What should I do next to solve this problem?Audi A4 B6 2004 1.6
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Audi
Expert:  Ron replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Ron replied 3 months ago.

The problem you are having with the lock can be caused by any of the following,

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Update - there seems to be an electric fault. When I close the hatch half ways the actuator works. When I don't and active the actuator the trunk light dims down like it's not getting enough power. Does that help with determining what could be the cause?
Expert:  Ron replied 3 months ago.

I would have a look at the wiring going to the lock actuator, this sounds like you may have a broken wire.

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