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Q: What does the Manually Close the Power Liftgate message mean?

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What does the Manually Close the Power Liftgate message mean?

The Manually Close the Power Liftgate message can appear on your driver information center (DIC). When the DIC displays this message, it means that there is something obstructing your trunk and keeping the power liftgate from functioning.

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