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Tailgate latch latch will not open. feels like it is not engaged. can't find out how to remove inside panel. any suggections on how to get back open.

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You have to cut a hole in the back plastic like this guy did:
http://www.saturnfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=117544
and manually open it.
I just did mine, i was able to get it to open after enough cycling of the remote door locks,
turning the engine off/on, etc.
Now I'm looking for a new latch

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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