2013 ford explorer rear does not open all the way

Asked by Jan 09, 2016 at 12:42 PM about the 2013 Ford Explorer XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

rear electric door only raises 75% of the way I have to manual push to 100%
any idea what or how to check and correct

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Your owners manual has a procedure for you to program it to open to the height you decide. Also look at the hatch shocks for oil or wetness on the shafts, if the shocks are weak the auto lift motor can't compensate for the weight of the door.

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