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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Most likely the linkage to the latch itself has come off or is damaged. You would have to remove the cover to the latch and operate it directly ( not easy to do with door closed)
Posted on Feb 18, 2010
i have the same problem. I just got it looked at this morning at the dealer and they said the hatchback latch is binded. they would have to order a new part. total cost was close to $400. I passed on that, and am going to get it looked at by a shop for a better price.
Posted on Apr 22, 2010
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Posted on May 15, 2010
SOURCE: 1987 Volvo 245 wagon -
Systematically cut it out with a sawzall reciprocating saw.
Cut the post that the latch attaches to when closed, if you can get at it with the blade.
Then, replace the post.
May need a long prybar to open if, simply stuck, while operating the opening button or lever.
Good luck with this replacement of the tail gate.
Posted on Oct 17, 2010
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