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Back Hatch Sometimes the back hatch opens, sometimes it doesn't. As there is no key entry, this is a big pain. Any words of wisdom?

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  • mrfantastic Jul 07, 2008

    Same as jeffifer4478......some time the latch solenoid triggers, sometimes it doesnt. What are the options for getting the hatch open?

  • Anonymous Jul 12, 2008

    Same thing happens on my '01 XLT, but I have key entry on the hatch, so I use that. Turning the key either way operates the power locks just like the remote. Yeah, it's a pain, but it works.

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    what could cause this hatch to not open sometimes



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Yeahhh mine does that too.. It's really annoying when you're moving and all of your stuff is stuck inside.

Posted on Jul 24, 2008


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