Q: What does the liftgate ajar Warning Light mean?

asked by on January 19, 2016

What does the liftgate ajar Warning Light mean?

The liftgate ajar Warning Light is located on the instrument panel. This light illuminates when your trunk is not properly closed. Secure your trunk properly, and the light will turn off.

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