Quest 1995-1996

Liftgate

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Adjustment



  1. Make sure the liftgate can be easily closed and the hinges are not loose. The hinges must be replaced if they are loose.
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  3. Adjust the liftgate vertically and horizontally by loosening the liftgate hinge-to-bolts. Reposition the liftgate so that it is centered evenly in the liftgate opening.
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  5. Tighten the liftgate hinge-to-liftgate bolts to 12-14 ft. lbs. (16-19 Nm).
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Removal & Installation



Hydraulic Lift/Support Cylinders
  1. Support the liftgate with something other than the liftgate hydraulic lifts.
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  3. Remove the upper, then the lower luggage compartment door hydraulic lift clips.
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  5. Remove the hydraulic lift.
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  7. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.

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    Fig. Remove the hydraulic lift clips with a suitable prytool

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