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Our 2011 meriva tailgate will not open with the remote have

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Our 2011 meriva tailgate will not open with the remote have you any idea what could cause this.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Vauxhall
Expert:  vauxdoc replied 2 years ago.
Welcome to Just Answer,

The tailgate opening on the Meriva is not a traditional mechanical catch it is an electric switch that releases a motor on the catch.

These switches wear out in time and I think yours will need to be replaced, you need to remove the outer handle to get access to it, there is a picture of the switch attached.

I hope this helps, best regards,Customer
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