How do you manually open the lift gate on a Lincoln Navigator?

How do you manually open the lift gate on a Lincoln Navigator?

Manual liftgate operation To open the liftgate, press the button located in the top of the liftgate pull cup handle to unlatch the liftgate, then pull on the handle. Exercise care when opening or closing the liftgate in a garage or other enclosed area.

How do you open the rear hatch on a Lincoln Navigator?

POWER LIFTGATE OPERATION – To open the power liftgate, push the button on the instrument panel (Figure A), press on your five-button key fob, or press and release the control button located on the liftgate (Figure B). The power system will take over when you release the button.

How do you open a liftgate lock?


  1. Position the rear bench seat forward.
  2. Locate the liftgate release top access opening (located at the lower center of the inside liftgate back door).
  3. Insert a suitable tool into the liftgate release at about a 45º angle and rotate it to the left until the lock releases.
  4. Push the liftgate up to open it.

Why is my power liftgate not working?

The most common liftgate issues can be traced back to the motor or motor start solenoid. Using a small jumper cable, bypass the solenoid by putting direct power to the motor to see if it will run. If it doesn’t, safely check and replace any broken fuses or reset breakers.

How do you use a hands free liftgate?

Approach the rear of your vehicle with your key fob in your hand, pocket or bag. In one quick, straight motion, kick your foot in and out under the center of the rear bumper. Be sure to kick within 5 inches of the bumper. Note: The same kicking motion will also close the liftgate.

What is hands free liftgate?

A hands-free liftgate is a smart feature that allows you to open and close your vehicle’s liftgate with a simple kick of your foot.

How do I reset my liftgate?

With the liftgate open and not moving, press and hold the rear liftgate close-button until it beeps 4 times (button is located on the door jamb of the rear liftgate, and only accessible when the liftgate is open). Continue to hold until it beeps again, and then let go. Close the liftgate.

How do you open liftgate with foot?

Using the Foot Activated Liftgate It is important to note that you do not need to hold your foot beneath the vehicle, nor do you actually need to contact the vehicle with your foot. Simply kick your foot underneath the rear bumper quickly and the system will automatically open the rear hatch.

How do I turn off hands-free liftgate?

Using your vehicle’s touchscreen, select the HANDS-FREE CUSTOMIZATION MENU. 2. From there, you can turn the feature Off. You can also select On-Open Only to only allow your kick to open the liftgate or On-Open and Close for your kick to open and close it.

Can you manually close a power tailgate?

To close the liftgate, press the button on the left side on the inside of the liftgate. To stop it, press the button again. If the liftgate is open and you start to lower it manually, the door will close automatically.

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