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Remove the tail gate plastic cover and pull both gate latch rods towards each other, that should release the gate. There are some covers that have screws that can't be removed because the gate has to be open to do it. If the cover can't be removed completely, remove as many screws as you can, pull out cover and use a pair of needle nose pliers to pull the rods.

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