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Tailgate will not open

How do you fix a tailgate that when the lock is turned in the open position, you lift the handle/lever and nothing happens?

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You need to remove the tail gate rear cover (i think it is a torx bit 30) and then manualy open the tail gate. more than likely it will need a handle, and two latches.

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