Tailgate unlocks itself spontaneously, ? electrics problem?
2008 Land Rover Freelander 1.8 TDI

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Lynn
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Feb 20, 2021 (1 week ago)
Tailgate will not stay locked when remote fob is used. Immediately unlocks itself, accompanied by repeated random clicks.

Car details
Car: Land Rover Freelander
Variant: 1.8 TDI
Model Year: 2008
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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whittingehame
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17,486 points

Feb 20, 2021 (1 week ago)
This shows you a common cause on your car , might help

https://www.landrovermonthly.co.uk/articles/how-to/repair-your-freelander-2-tailgate/
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Lynn
Driver
1 points

Feb 20, 2021 (1 week ago)
Hi, thank you so much, I think this sounds exactly it, and a great step by step DIY fix. This problem has been driving me crazy on and off for months, I'm so glad I found this site! Thanks again for your help.
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whittingehame
Legend
17,486 points

Feb 20, 2021 (1 week ago)
Your very welcome .
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