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Without a valid ignition key for in your vehicle with unsupervised your vehicle, the engine will not start. After this, if the tailgate and alarm with blinking of the hazard warning engine hood are closed, the hazard lights. If the tailgate or engine hood remains opened, the hazard warning lights will not operate and theft-alarm will not arm.
After this, if the tailgate and engine hood are closed, the hazard warning lights will blink once and the theft-alarm will arm. If any door, tailgate or engine hood is opened within 30 seconds after entering the armed stage, the system is disarmed to prevent unnecessary alarm. After the doors are unlocked, the hazard warning lights will blink twice to indicate that the system is disarmed.
Possible damage may occur to the tailgate lift cylinders and attaching hardware if the tailgate is not closed prior to driving. To avoid injury in the event of an accident or sudden stops, occupants should always be properly restrained. If the fuel-filler lid does not open because ice has formed around it, tap lightly or push on the lid to break the ice and release the lid.