my 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander lift gate opens but automatically closes right away. that's all it does now

Asked by Aug 05, 2017 at 10:05 PM about the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the lift gate opens and closes without allowing me to put anything in it and even
if i open it manually it won't stay open.

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Mine just started doing exactly same thing this weekend. Going to take it to dealer tomorrow. Will post if further info...

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mine just started doing this. what was the resolution?

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I put mine into the Mitsubishi dealer eventually and they had to replace the struts. Luckily was still under warranty for me. Works fine again now.

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Hi having problems with tail gate on my Mitsubishi Outlander making a rubbing sound when opening &scolding what could it be. ? Thanks

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