DOOR AND TAILGATE LOCK



CENTRAL DOOR LOCKING







DESCRIPTION OF CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION



CENTRAL DOOR LOCKING




KEY-IN PREVENTION FUNCTION


When the driver’s door inside lock knob is operated to the lock position with the driver’s door opened, the driver’s door cannot be locked, preventing it from being locked with the key inside the vehicle.

SELECTOR "P" POSITION-LINKED DOOR UNLOCKING FUNCTION




IGNITION SWITCH "LOCK (OFF)" POSITION-LINKED DOOR UNLOCKING FUNCTION




DIRECT COMBINATION KEY CYLINDER MECHANISM




TAILGATE



TAILGATE LOCK RELEASE HANDLE




The electric tailgate lock release handle which requires a small operating force and has no temperature dependency has been adopted to improve the opening operation. The switch will be turned on by pressing the arrow mark on tailgate lock release handle.
note If the tailgate cannot be opened from the outside of the vehicle due to any malfunction such as discharged battery, it can be opened from the inside of the vehicle using the following procedures:



  1. From the inside of the vehicle, remove the emergency lever cover installed to the tailgate trim.


  2. Operate the emergency lever to the direction of the arrow.
  3. Open the tailgate while pushing it up.

TAILGATE OPENER CONTROL FUNCTION




When the tailgate lock release handle is operated to open the tailgate (the tailgate lock release handle switch turns ON) while the vehicle is parked and the tailgate is unlocked, ETACS-ECU turns the unlock relay output ON for 0.3 seconds, thus the tailgate can be opened by the tailgate lock release handle.