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I have a 2005 Cadillac STS...... The trunk release use to work....... When I try to open the trunk release on the outside, it doesn't work.... But it work if I unlock from the inside or with my fob...

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It sounds like a bad lock cylinder or a broken cable going from the lock cylinder to the latching mechanism.

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