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Back hatch of 2002 caravan

The back hatch of my 2002 caravan will not open. When I hit the button it just makes a small clicking sound. any suggestions?

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  • uswallys May 31, 2009

    thanks i will try and get back to you

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Lock &/or linkages probably seized. Try pushing in & out & using key to get it open, or keep trying button. When you do get it, You'll need to get lots of spray (penetrating) in & around those mechanisms. I took back cover off mine to get at it good. Let me know if you can finally at least get it open one way or another to get spray on that latch, and we'll go from there.

Posted on May 31, 2009

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 31, 2009

    I meant push in on hatch while trying to open, just in case I was not understood.

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