Rear lift gate glass stuck closed


Asked by Feb 13, 2016 at 09:10 PM about the 2001 Ford Explorer XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I need to remove the rear internal paneling on my Explorer. However, the rear
glass lift gate won't open. How do I remove the paneling when I can't get the
glass open??

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