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Crashtown 06-02-2013 01:18 AM

Back Liftgate/ Hatch Glass Rattle
 
I swear my back liftgate/ hatch glass is rattling. Most of the time it's on decent bumps in the road. I don't know if I can adjust the glass catch to tighten it up or if the weatherstrip has lost its springiness. Anybody have input?

jeeper_57 06-09-2013 04:22 AM

Re: Back Liftgate/ Hatch Glass Rattle
 
It don't help you , but i've the same .. i would say weatherstrip becoming harder

Crashtown 06-09-2013 12:57 PM

Re: Back Liftgate/ Hatch Glass Rattle
 
Annoying as Hell, isn't it?

Crashtown 07-03-2013 07:19 PM

Re: Back Liftgate/ Hatch Glass Rattle
 
Found a solution on the Jeeps Unlimited Forum. The glass was touching the frame along the bottom when closed, evident from the paint rub marks. There are 2 T25 Torx screws on the inside of the glass towards the top. Loosened them, moved the glass up, & retightened. Took most of the rattle out. It was still barely hitting on the passenger side. I removed the rubber stop & spaced it out by adding a washer underneath it.


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