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Not sure but the botton from my keyless remote must be getting hit when putting in pocket the last couple days I have come out the trunk lid has been up. Anyone having this problem? Looking at changing the the keyless remote system and installing a alarm. I thought this was an alarm too already installed but after having a hit a run on my car found out it was not when it did no alarm sound. Anyone have any suggestion on what alarm system I should purchase? Thank you
 

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This has happened about 6 times in the time I have had my car. I was gonna rig the trunk with a bungee cord so it would open all the way when I hit the trunk button, but to many accidental openings discouraged me.
 

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This used to happen in my old car. I unplugged the electronic switch. You can still open it from the floor lever and with a key but not remotely.
 

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Try using your second key FOB and see if it continues...as for the alarm...what is the purpose of that besides making an annoying sound? I hope you don't think it will actually prevent a criminal from doing anything.
 

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ya as soon as they break the window, there's really no turning back. they might only grab and go since its alerting the owner vs taking their time w/o an alarm but there's really no way of preventing a break in. i was going to get an alarm but figured it was just a waste of money so i bought a camera that sits in the corner of my window to watch my car at night
 

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I have come across this problem a few times as well. I noticed that whenever there is another KIA around I will get the this. I was once at the KIA dealership looking at the 2011 Koups and the guys there tried to unlock the Koup's on display for me to have a look. Next thing I know when I went to the parking my trunk was open. I think there could be a transmitter overlapping or something similar.. am not into electronics at all. But its definitely interference with other FOB remotes...
 

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This has happened about 6 times in the time I have had my car. I was gonna rig the trunk with a bungee cord so it would open all the way when I hit the trunk button, but to many accidental openings discouraged me.
one day i did that bungee cord set up. the second day, the trunk was all the way up after i went shopping. i took them off immediately.
 

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Anybody know if they can change the transmitter frequency for the car?

We found my wife's sedan's trunk open so many times I disconnected it (I think someone's garage door opener is close to the same frequency as her car's). Neither my Koup or my Daughter's Koup has the trunk opening-by-itself problem.
 

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This used to happen in my old car. I unplugged the electronic switch. You can still open it from the floor lever and with a key but not remotely.
Thank you for your suggestion of disconnecting the electronic switch, I have the same problem
 
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