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Unread 11-13-2013, 04:19 AM   #1
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HELP!! rear hatch won't open...

[SIZE="2"]Hi

I'm really stuck here. My rear hatch won't open and I was hoping someone could help me with getting it open and repairing it. It feels like the handle is not engaging the latch...

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Unread 11-13-2013, 06:57 AM   #2
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you should be able to do it from the inside. pull on the cables running from the center to where it actually latches at the corner of the hatch
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Unread 11-14-2013, 02:59 PM   #3
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Ooops

I think I posted in the wrong forum.
It's a 2000 XJ

Thanks anyhow...
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Unread 11-14-2013, 06:46 PM   #4
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Sounds like it is locked. Failed central locking solenoid?
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