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2000 KIA Sportage spare tire swing bar won't release latch.

I have a 2000 KIA Sportage and cannot get the latch to release on the spare tire bar which prevents me from opening the rear door. I have spayed it with WD40 and didn't help.

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My car just did the same thing... my brother in law used a pair of pliers to open it then the wire just needed tightened. only took him a couple mins.

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