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Old 12-09-2012, 03:27 PM
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While I haven't had trouble with the tailgate, in the past have had trouble with door latches and once a problem with the hood. As near as I can tell lube on the latches was either freezing or increasing in viscocity to the point the lube was actually causing latches to stick.

You might need to clean up the tailgate latches and give them a good lubrication with a good low temp rated lithium grease. Its sort of become a yearly ritual on my rigs that before the winter hits I make sure door latches, hood latch, and tailgate latches are clean of debris and lubed up.
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