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  1. Broken or Stuck Tailgate, Range Rover Sport L320

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Broken Latch And Stuck Lower Tailgate On Range Rover Sport L320 Vehicles. By David Bobeck ©2019 I don’t know if this applies to earlier models that didn’t incorporate the soft-close feature that I think started in 2008. And I also don’t know if it applies to later L320 trucks that apparently...
  2. Quarter Sized Paint Bubble on 2010 HSE Tailgate

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Looks like the paint bubble on the tailgate of my 2010 Range Rover is slowly but surely getting bigger. It's currently about the size of a quarter. I've read elsewhere on the forum that rust is common on the tailgates, and that the cause of the problem is from the inside out? I'm not sure how...
  3. Help, how do u open a tailgate with broken latch 08RRSport

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Went to open my tailgate and heard the "grind" and no open. Assuming the latch gear has broke and want to replace but how does one go about opening the tailgate if the latch is broke? Need help!:shock:
  4. 2013 Sport - red help replacing the tailgate switch

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I need help replacing the tailgate open switch above the license plate. I have already purchased the part But I do not know how to replace it. Is the any way to pop the switch out and only replace the switch without opening the tailgate cover. Thank you.
  5. Upper Tailgate Replacement

    Range Rover Classic
    Need to replace the upper tailgate on my 1993. I like the idea of an aluminum option, but the ones I’ve seen have the glass blacked out where the third brake light is. What options would I have that would allow me to keep the brake light? I also want to make sure I can keep the central locking...
  6. Should new tailgate struts open tailgate without assistance?

    Range Rover Mark II / P38
    Hi all, So I'm just curious, if my P38 was brand new off the showroom floor and I went over to the tailgate and pushed the button to open the rear hatch, would the tailgate struts open it without my help? Just wondering what new from factory might be like. I replaced the Britpart struts that...
  7. Tailgate randomly opens

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    If the car isn’t locked, the tailgate will randomly open. This has been consistent for about a month. It has never opened while driving. We’ve checked what we can, ensuring no obstructions. I see a lot of posts about tailgates NOT opening... and I found one which was solved by the release...
  8. 2010 RRS S/C Soft Close Rear Tailgate Won't Open

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi Folks, I've had this problem since the day I bought the car from the original owner in 2016. Here's the problem/symptom. When you press the tailgate open button (the circle in the bottom right of the rear tailgate) sometimes you don't hear that "pop" sound and the door cannot be pulled...
  9. Glass upper tailgate will not open

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi Rovers Ive had a 2007 RRS since November and I’m very happy with it. There are a few issues I want to address but nothing serious. One issue I have is that glass upper tailgate will not open. I didn’t even know it opened until I spotted the gas struts on the glass on the inside. The...
  10. Tailgate not opening / closing correctly on 2013 Range Rover

    Range Rover Mark IV / L405
    Hello from Worcestershire..... I've just moved up to 2013 Range Rover autobiography HEV which replaces my 2008 RRS. I'm the 1st owner as it’s a Land Rover car that they have just released as it was a launch vehicle that has been stored at Land Rover. It’s all good apart from a niggly problem...
  11. Full size Rear Tailgate back rest options

    Range Rover Mark III / L322
    Hey Everyone, I'm looking for an option for a back rest for my 2010 RR S/C Full size. Found what I think looks like a great option from the fellah's that designed the Ultimate edition. Anyone have any luck finding something similar? What are you guys currently using for those of you who...
  12. RRS Tailgate Issues

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    Hi! Excited to be a member. I've got a 2012 RRS Lux, and having liftgate issues. The "open" buttons will all unlatch the lock, and the liftgate opens six inches and stops. It's like it's running into an obstacle, but nothing is there. I thought is was a new open height had been programmed...
  13. Range Rover Classic 1983 Tailgate Handle

    Range Rover Classic
    Hello, I would need a tailgate handle for 1983 Range Rover Classic. The original part 390838 is obsolete and I'm wondering if the newer part MWC8656 will fit to earlier RRC model. Does anybody know what is the difference (if any) between older and newer handle? Thank you.
  14. Power Rear Tailgate Strut Replacement - Power lift not worki

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I have just replaced one of my power tailgate struts on 2012 range rover sport, as it has been creaking loudly lately upon opening and closing and sounded like it may break or snap. Now that I have replaced it and connected it properly, the power lift option does not work (the power button in...
  15. How to add gesture tailgate!

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    Hi guys, I came across this video on YouTube a couple of months ago: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yQAsXH37jM. Doing some looking around on YT and FB I was able to get a hold of the installer who turns out owns a business in China that sells various aftermarket products. One of them being a...
  16. My 2014 RRS HSE is getting water in the tailgate

    Range Rover Sport II / L494
    I searched the forum and I can't seem to find a post with a similar problem, I have a 2014 RRS HSE that has 9k miles. After a heavy rain i open the tailgate and water pours out. I checked all the rubber seals and cant seem to find what is causing it.
  17. Tailgate Alarm Warning

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I just got my first RR Sport and love it! However, I notice there is no alarm when I have the tailgate up and put the car in D or R. I've driven off a few times with it up!! Ridiculously unsafe. Anyway, any insight on how to activate this? Thanks!
  18. Pre-85 tailgate on a newer truck

    Range Rover Classic
    As many know, until the mid-80s the tailgate had a fold-down number plate and an external handle for the lower portion. Can the lower gate made for 70-84 models just bolt onto a newer model (in this case a 95 soft dash) provided that you replace the catch, I know the reverse can be done?
  19. Today And Tomorrow Save On Tailgate And Hood Struts!

    Atlantic British
    Today And Tomorrow Save On Tailgate And Hood Struts With Atlantic British!
  20. Tailgate glass will not unlock

    Range Rover Sport / L320
    I'm driving a 2007 rr sport having difficulty with the lock on the tailglass won't unlock anybody any experience of this
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