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Originally Posted by chris punnett View Post
Sometimes my Espace (2002 model) tailgate will open, but more often it will not. The central locking works okay otherwise, and the side doors lock/unlock as they should. But the tailgate just will not budge. The last time it opened I tried lubricating the lock openings at the base of the tailgate with WD40, but this does not seem to have made any improvement. Anyone any ideas as to cause, cure etc please? or whether I can open it from the inside?


Chris P
Hi, had same problem on my 2001 Espace III LH drive (living in FRance) - eventually , when ot opened took it to garage and paid 70 to replace locking motor - been OK since (now 4 years)
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2001 renault Espace III 1.9dCi
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