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Old 03-30-2011, 08:39 PM
wangbungal wangbungal is offline
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is there a kit to fix the tail gate, my tail gate doesnt closed always both sides,it doesnt go all the way out to lock any suggestions!
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:41 PM
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Default Re: tail gate

does the latch stilll operate? and are the hinges moving freely.
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:46 PM
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Default Re: tail gate

adjust the rods that attach to the handle
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Old 03-30-2011, 09:30 PM
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i drowned that thing several times with different brands of lubricant still wont close properly,i change the grab handle before but still not going
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Old 03-31-2011, 12:39 AM
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Default Re: tail gate

mine doesnt always close on both sides. just push it! lol
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Old 03-31-2011, 07:49 AM
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Default Re: tail gate

Mine likes to only close on one side, and its either one, doesn't matter, so I SLAM it and it closes every time. I finally gave up and just bent the end of the latch so it'll close easily cuz I'm lazy
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