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2006 Tahoe Rear Hatch lock actuator

Looking for a rear hatch lock actuator for a 2006 Chevy Tahoe. Actuator works both the glass lock and rear gate lock. Can only use remote keyless entry, no place to insert key. Priced at multiple dealers @ $250+. Surely the part has to be out there somewhere for (much) less...?

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  • stuartii Apr 21, 2010

    Power was the first thing I checked. Learned the hard way to always look at it through a childs eyes and keep it simple! Its definitely mechanical because I can hear the gears ripping and it sometimes sounds like an apartment security buzzer that you have to be let in on. However, thanks for the info just the same! I knew I would have a hard time finding. No "pull a part" within 100 miles has them, so for anyone else that might read this, take note - look to shell out the $$ if you want to fix it, even if you do it yourself. Looking at $250 wholesale, 300+ retail. Next time, I'll make SURE it has a key and won't care!

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A wrecking yard is your best bet. The odds of you getting one that is bad are astronomical. Are you sure your remote has fresh battery's? Also check your fuse going to that devise before buying another one. The second choice on where to find one is eBay. Of course they are usually higher then a wrecking yard. They get a lot of there parts for sale by going to the salvage yard them selves. I hope this helps and Good Luck, The Raz

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    Sorry I could not be of more help. Good Luck and please leave me a thumbs up for the effort, Raz

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Just replaced the rear actuator(plastic piece inside actuator was broke, and couldnt be fixed) on my 05 suburban. found one in a junked 03 yukon, it had the key lock for the rear window also, just had to get it rekeyed to fit my ignition key. works like a charm again.

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NO - Go to Diagnostic System Check - Vehicle in Vehicle DTC Information
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NO - Go to Power Door Locks Inoperative
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YES - Go to Testing for Intermittent Conditions and Poor Connections in Wiring Systems
NO - Go to Step 4
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Repair the open in the door lock actuator unlock circuit. Refer to Circuit Testing and Wiring Repairs in Wiring Systems.
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Replace the liftgate door lock actuator. Refer to Door Lock Actuator Replacement in Body Rear End.
Did you complete the repair?
Go to Step 10
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Operate the system in order to verify the repair.
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