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Hi, the trunk won't open on my '99 Oldsmobile Alero. It's electrical, the anti-theft has kicked in and the key doesn't work and I haven't been able to break in through the back seat. The trunk release button does not work either.

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CHECK TRUNK FUSE AND RELAY ON THE INSTRUMENT PANEL FUSE BLOCK ON DRIVER SIDE ON SIDE OF DASH PANEL.IF FUSE RELAY OKAY THE TRUNK ELECTRIC OPEN SOLENOID SWITCH BAD.THE THEFT SECURITY HAS TO CHECK AT DEALERSHIP.MOST TIME WHEN YOU HAVE TROUBLE WITH IT.YOUR KEY OR SWITCH WORN ALSO BCM CONTROL MODULE.IF DEALERSHIP FIND FAULT IN THE THEFT SECURITY SYSTEM THEY HAVE TO FIX IT AND REPROGRAM IT.NOT A HOME FIX.

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