Hoping someone maybe able to shed some light on this problem.
My 2016 mk5 estate seems to have developed a fault with the power tailgate. It only opens half way automatically and then starts a clicking sound. If I open it by hand fully it wont close via any buttons just continue to click...
The chrome is peeling off on the chrome strip fitted to the tailgate handle.Is it possible to replace this..I also need to replace the microswitch on the tailgate release as it only seems to work on the right hand side of the rubber cover..the release button was very sensitive on my last mk3...
My new acquisition has a few things to be sorted - one of them is inoperative tailgate switch.
The keyfob and the dash switch work, so I'm guessing the tailgate switch probably died due to overuse.
I have a couple of questions for replacement procedure:
1. I assume the tailgate...
As always I have spent a few hours on here and google looking for this answer to no avail but I have got close a few times.
I have my car, '06 2L TDCI
and a scrap car, '06 2.2L ST TDCI
I swapped the doors over and have no problems with my big standard car but lost central...
Mk3 hatchback having boot lock problems:
1. The key fob needs two presses to release the boot lock - always, without fail, two, even if I'm standing next to it; the boot button in the cabin only ever needs one.
2. The switch on the boot itself has stopped working; I can hear the...
Hi - never had a problem opening the tailgate of my hatchback by dash switch, keyfob or the rubber switch under the tailgate its self.
The other day I left my car with the lights on for a couple of days and completely drained the battery.
Amongst other things like radio code and temp reading...
My tailgate doesn't open smoothly - it sticks at various different points, depending on how you open it.
It's just had new gas struts, which are the correct ones for the car and fitted the correct way up, so it doesn't seem to be them.
Has anyone else experienced this problem? Any solutions?
Is it possible to adjust the closed position of the tailgate on a Mondeo Mk4 hatchback?
I have a 2010 Tit X and the tailgate rubs the bumper very slightly which is beginning to show some small scuff marks (both on the bumper and tailgate). I need to adjust the closed position of the tailgate by...
Could anyone advise me on getting all the tailgate brake lights (left, right and high level) working after doing the above swap, please? The fogs, reversing and tail lights all work ok. The dash info is telling me there is a stop lamp bulb fault too.
The car is a 2007 Ghia model...
can the tailgate be adjusted to stop it going up to far?
my tailgate is catching on the car roof ive got a line on the top of the tailgate where it catches it.
ive looked at the hinge and i can see a bolt with its thread showing. is this the adjuster bolt and will it put the tailgate...
I am confused.
The tailgate has never worked using the switch on the console and I am getting fed up of having to switch off the car just to open the boot (I often pick people up with luggage, but I'm not a taxi driver!)
I have replaced the switch on the console with another one from a...
I have a problem where intermittently, the tailgate pressure switch does not work, the interior tailgate switch does not work, the Drivers side rear door doesn't lock first time (or sometimes open), and the drivers door occasionally doesn't lock or open without using the key.
I have replaced...
Can't open my tailgate wit key-fob or any other switches, only with the key now. It won`t open with the button on the dash or the key-fob or even the micro switch in the tailgate itself.
Checked the connection - here is 12V voltage coming to the lock.
Tested lock motor - works with 12V...
This appears to be a very common problem, especially for those who have facelift (53-07) cars without the key barrel fitted!
Problem: Boot is closed and cannot be opened via remote or dash release.
Cause: Faulty boot release motor, sticky latch, bad connections or most likely the drivers door...