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Unread 06-18-2013, 10:49 AM   #1
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94 Lift-gate question

Does anyone know if I can swap the lift-gate off of my 94 for one say off a 97?

I was looks like it should fit and that way I could get one that has the window that opens separate from the entire door.

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Unread 06-18-2013, 12:44 PM   #2
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It will swap, but the flip glass might not work.
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Unread 06-18-2013, 05:05 PM   #3
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It will swap, but the flip glass might not work.
Why is that?
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Unread 06-18-2013, 09:28 PM   #4
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It will swap, but the flip glass might not work.
Yeah. Why would the glass not flip if I was to swap the entire door?
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Unread 06-18-2013, 09:35 PM   #5
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The flip glass is not a mechanical switch, it is hooked into the harness that is located in the hatch.

It may or may not connect. I know that that harness is a royal ***** to troubleshoot, hence why I have given up on mine lol.
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Unread 06-18-2013, 09:45 PM   #6
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The flip glass is not a mechanical switch, it is hooked into the harness that is located in the hatch.

It may or may not connect. I know that that harness is a royal ***** to troubleshoot, hence why I have given up on mine lol.
Thanks for the reply/info. I know somebody with a 97 so I'll check it out.
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Unread 06-19-2013, 05:47 PM   #7
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the glass should work, i think he meant the wiper may not have the same connectors
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Unread 06-19-2013, 06:30 PM   #8
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the glass should work, i think he meant the wiper may not have the same connectors
I meant the glass. There is an electrical switch that controls the latch.
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