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2001 sentra gas latch frozen

When i click it inside, the latch doesn't open. is there another way of opening it? thanks

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You need to use the latch inside the car, then use a plastic pry to open the gas latch. Once you have it opened, you can spray the mechanism down with silicone lubricant. Don't forget to get the calbe.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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