If power mode closes the lift gate—but does not open it—the power lift gate (PLG) module might need a software update.
Average mileage: 104,954 (2,011–223,300)
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rear hatch will go up, when actuated from any of the three switches( key fob,,overhead switch, rear switch) , once it approaches full up it jerks and heads back down.
So far I found the control module, reseated the connections, its still the same problem.
The power liftgate opens but when fully open drops the liftgate in such a way that anyone under it will be hit hard.
Rear hatch will go up, when actuated from any of the three switches( key fob,,overhead switch, rear switch) , once it approaches full up it jerks and heads back down. Is this a sensor or software problem?
power doors and lift gate will not open automatically but will close
When I push the open lift gate buttons the motor actuates but doesn't open or close Lift Gate. The only way it opens is with the key and manual open and close
For the 3rd time the rear liftgate on the van will not open. The motor has been replaced twice by the dealership within the last 2 years, now it has happened again. Could it be the warped bumper which sometimes catches the door as it opens and stops it before returning to the closed position. Could that be burning out the motor? This is so frustrating not have access with the rear door, plus it takes 3 weeks to get into the dealer. What needs to be done to fix this issue permanently?
Power lift gate goes up, jerks, and goes down again sometimes and will not stay up
Lift gate has failed on 3 T & C vehicles 2 were the Locking latch and 1 was the motor!
Sometimes tailgate works. Sometimes it doesn't. Always makes noise like latching and unlatching.
Open by hand only then hold open by hand then closes hard unless let down easily by hand
Lift gates closes won't open
lift gate wont go up when you press the button, but when you put it up yourself and press the button to go down it goes down but wont close