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Old 11-12-2010, 09:12 PM
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Default Remote not opening A6 Trunk

Hey guys,

I have an 04 2.7t S-line and I just bought a new key fob for it. I had only the valet key for it before. When I try opening the trunk with the button on the key fob it does not open. Using the fob to lock, unlock, and panic works. If I stick the key into the actual trunk lock I can lock and unlock the trunk manually. Anyone know what may the problem?
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Old 11-14-2010, 04:48 PM
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No, but let me know when you find out. I've had my A6 since 2005 and 137k miles and neither oem key fob will pop the trunk. Same thing as yours -- I can manually unlock. The push button on the inside of the driver door frame does not seem to work either.
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On my Avant, if I press the unlock button twice, the tailgate is unlocked. It doesn't pop open though, which I guess is by design. The middle button seems to work on unlocking the tailgate as well. Could the problem you both are having be related to a trunk solenoid?

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Old 11-15-2010, 11:06 AM
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The manual said for trunk unlock you have to press and HOLD for more than ONE SECOND.
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Old 11-15-2010, 04:49 PM
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is there not some type of valet lockout for the trunk ?
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