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Hello, I used the wheel wrench through the access hole between the lower tailgate and bumber to lower the spare tire but nothing happens. I turned the wrench counter clockwise and when nothing happened i got under the truck and could see that the cable had loosened up but the tire did not drop...don't know what to do now.

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  • bemarsee Oct 07, 2009

    Alright, I think I found the problem now but don't know what to do. There is a winchlock on the tire. I tried the key and it would only turn about a quarter of the way and did not do anything. I sprayed some WD40 on there but it still will not budge??

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It's probably stuck loosen it and then give the tire a few kicks to break it free, it will drop down

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