Chevy Astro Van rear door repair wont open, no power when press button

Chevy Astro Van rear door liftgate wont open, no power when press button

I searched for – astro van Liftgate Lock/Unlock Relay and found some helpful links but i attached below pictures of my own van to help anyone else searching on how to open this door when no power is reaching button or relay.

Chevy Astro Van Cargo Doors

Q. We have a 2000 Chevy Astro Van. The back double doors quit making electrical contact when the key is inserted. So, for several months we have been unable to open the back doors.

Some info links on Astro rear hatch door problems.

2000 Chevy Astro Van Liftgate Lock/Unlock Relay Location

Trouble shooting 1997 Rear Hatch release – Chevy Astro Vans

99 Astro Van rear (hatch) panel won’t lock/unlock all

Found this video – has some visual on the rear door.

how to fix stuck rear hatch on a chevy astro van

Pictures on Astro electrical door repair:

left rear cig lighter outlet. didnt find fuse on this side.

picture with trim and handle metal bar removed

handle trim installed.

rear door handle removed for access to electrical solenoid motor.

inside picture rear door without trim.

close up of pins from trim of rear 3rd door

trim from rear 3rd door hatch on chevy astro

fuse box

Burnt CIg lighter fuse 20 amp , affected rear door hatch from opening.

picture of burn fuse from rear hatch door electrical problem, was Cig lighter fuse.

picture of fuse panel from under chevy astro van.

picture from the outside of astro van hatch door.

picture from inside without inside handle, viewable red and black wire that power solenoid for rear hatch door.

picture of wire colors of rear door relay for hatch electrical

Side shot of Rear door realy. located right rear by floor jack.

Picture of chevy astro rear door hatch relay location


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