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Old 07 Jul 2015, 01:56 am
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Default 2006 PT cruiser hatchback latch problems

Recently my " Gate" light has been coming. on.ok. hatchback won't stay locked. have put used latch on. still not fixed. the safety latch keeps it from popping open while driving . any one else have hatch back GATE problems.
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Old 07 Jul 2015, 07:21 am
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Default Re: 2006 PT cruiser hatchback latch problems

Have you tried adjusting the striker..??
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Old 11 Jul 2015, 01:40 pm
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Default Re: 2006 PT cruiser hatchback latch problems

adjusting the striker? What is this please....
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Default Re: 2006 PT cruiser hatchback latch problems

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adjusting the striker? What is this please....
There is a little bit of play in the striker...the part the latch attaches to when closed.

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Default Re: 2006 PT cruiser hatchback latch problems

pry off the plastic cover, and align and tighten the striker uses two Torx bolts don't remember the size.
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