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Both my back doors will not open they are electric locks and both handles from outside move freely it seems like the door locks move

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Sounds like the acuators arent working. Could be the master control on the drivers door. This may sound stupid but try to unlock from pass side or rear doors using the power lock switch. If it doesnt work, try pulling the locks manually up by hand. If they unlock by hand, and you can open the doors, the actuators are definately not working. Then you have to find out if its the switch or the actuators, my guess would be the switch. Actuators usually dont die in pairs. if none of this is your problem, the doors may be seized due to rust or moisture issues. Let me know how you make out

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