Having problems with your Ford Focus ?
Liftgate rattle 2000 SW SE, when purchased the car the liftgate did not stay fastened, the Ford Dealer fixed that. Since then there has been a rattle in the rear end. I thought it was the spare tire basin located in the rear. I took it in to a repair shop. They found the rear bumper to be loose and repaired that. The rattle is still there and we have determined it to be the lift gate. Cannot determine the exact problem. It latches well and does not pop free any more. Noticeable when driven, espi
Try insulation tape around latch striker and foam pads where the tailgate bump stops hit body
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