2009 Pilot shown for demonstration purposes.
Standard on EX-L and Touring models, the power tailgate is opened by pressing a button located on the keyless remote, or a button located in the driver's door pocket when both front doors are unlocked. To close the power tailgate, you can press and hold the button in the driver's door pocket, the button on the keyless remote, or the button underneath the power tailgate's lower edge. You can also pull the tailgate down to close it manually.
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