Anthony Liftgates don't break often, but even the most rugged parts don't last forever. Damage or normal wear and tear can interfere with normal liftgate operation. We've prepared this section to help guide you step-by-step through the most common troubleshooting procedures for liftgate repair. Simply locate and click the description that most closely matches your issue, then follow the troubleshooting steps outlined on that page.

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Platform will not open.  

Possible Cause #1 Blown circuit breaker.
Action - Check all connectors and connections for worn or loose parts, replace any worn terminals with 'heat shrink' factory terminals. (Reset circuit breaker).

(Diagnosis time - 0 - / Repair time 0)
Part Numbers - A-150495 - Circuit breaker
Possible Cause #2 Inline fuse blown.
Action - Replace blown fuse with ATO or ATC fuse (10 Amp)

(Diagnosis time - 0 / Repair time - 0 ).
Part Numbers - N/A
Possible Cause #3 Bad opening valve coil.
Action - Remove coil from cartridge and test magnetism of inside of coil with metal object (i.e. screwdriver) while energizing "down" control side of switch only.

(Diagnosis time - 15 minutes / Repair time - 30 minutes).
Part Numbers - A-176306 - Opening valve coil
Possible Cause #4 Clogged or bad opening valve on power unit.
Action - Remove valve, clean and inspect. If plunger will not move freely, replace.

(Diagnosis time - 15 minutes / Repair time - 30 minutes).
Part Numbers - A-176305 - Opening valve
Warranty Information:
Base Warranty:

3 Years on mechanical structure.

2 Years on hydraulic & electrical components.

Warranties are void if genuine Anthony parts are not used.