Mitsubishi Lancer Owners Manual

To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle
Locking and unlocking / Rear hatch / To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle

Except for vehicles equipped with the central door lock switch

The rear hatch can be locked or unlocked by using the inside lock knob (driver side).

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. 1- Lock

1- Lock
2- Unlock

If the rear hatch is locked or unlocked by using the inside lock knob (driver side), it can still be locked or unlocked with the key.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. ► Repeated continuous operating between lock and unlock could cause the central Note

► Repeated continuous operating between lock and unlock could cause the central door lock’s built-in protection circuit to prevent the system from operating. If this occurs, wait about 1 minute before operating the inside lock knob.

Vehicles equipped with the central door lock switch

The rear hatch can be locked or unlocked by pushing the central door lock switch (driver’s door).

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. Note

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. ► Repeated continuous operating between lock and unlock could cause the central Note

► Repeated continuous operating between lock and unlock could cause the central door lock’s built-in protection circuit to prevent the system from operating. If this occurs, wait approximately 1 minute before operating the central door lock switch.

To open

After unlocking the rear hatch, lift the rear hatch.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. Note

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. ► If you do not open the rear hatch immediately after pressing the rear hatch Note

► If you do not open the rear hatch immediately after pressing the rear hatch OPEN switch, the rear hatch cannot be lifted.
If this happens, press the rear hatch OPEN switch again and lift the rear hatch.
► The rear hatch cannot be opened when the battery is flat or disconnected.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. To close

To close

Pull the rear hatch grip (A) downward as illustrated.

Gently slam the rear hatch from the outside so that it is completely closed. Always ensure the rear hatch is securely closed.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. Caution Caution

► When closing the rear hatch, always ensure your or other person’s fingers cannot be caught by the rear hatch.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. ► Gas struts (B) are installed to support the rear hatch. To prevent damage or Note

► Gas struts (B) are installed to support the rear hatch. To prevent damage or faulty operation.
• Do not hold the gas struts when closing the rear hatch.
• Also, do not push or pull the gas struts.
• Do not attach any plastic material, tape, etc., to the gas struts.
• Do not tie string, etc., around the gas struts.
• Do not hang any object on the gas struts.

Mitsubishi Lancer: To lock or unlock from inside the vehicle. Inside rear hatch release


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