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My dash display is indicating that my tailgate is open

I cannot find the switch/sensor at the tailgate that maybe the cause of the problem. I had a new tailgate window fitted and it was shortly after this the problem occured.

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  • mail501 Feb 01, 2009

    Thanks Do you know where the contact is situated?

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There will be an Electrical Contact on the Door Frame and on the Door that Sends the Signal to the Computer when it is Closed. Try Moving these Connectors Out Just a Little with a Small Screw Driver for Better Contact and see if that Works. Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

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  • Travis Humphries
    Travis Humphries Feb 01, 2009

    Not Right off Hand. Been a While Since I worked on one of these. Just look all around the Inside Frame and you will find it. It's not very Big.

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