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Honda HR-V: When You Cannot Open the Tailgate

Honda HR-V (2015-2021) Owner's Manual / Handling the Unexpected / When You Cannot Open the Tailgate

■What to Do When Unable to Open the Tailgate

If you cannot open the tailgate, use the following procedure.

1. Wrap a cloth around the flat-tip screwdriver. Put it into the cover as shown in the image, and open it.

When You Cannot Open the Tailgate


2. Wrap a cloth around the flat-tip screwdriver. Put it into the lid as shown in the image, and open the lid.

When You Cannot Open the Tailgate


3. To open the tailgate, push the tailgate while sliding the lever to the right.

When You Cannot Open the Tailgate


After taking these steps, contact a dealer to have your vehicle checked.

When you open the tailgate from inside, make sure there is enough space around the tailgate, and it does not hit anyone or any object.

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