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Stuck tailgate My truck bed tailgate is stuck shut. Any ideas about how to get it to open? It worked yesterday. My truck has no bells and whistles--just a regular work truck.

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(mine is 2000 model, 2500 mid trim level, long bed)My tailgate's handle lost an interior piece that connected it to the rod on the left side (one on each side) and made the gate stick.  Until I replaced the handle I had to reach my fingers into the area past the handle and pull that rod to get it open each time.  The handle still operated the right side, so I'm not sure what to do if both sides are in trouble.
You have to remove the cover from the handle to access the inside.
Hope this works for you Send me an email from the address on www.ordinary.com if you need to (our restaurant).

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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