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Old 01-29-2012, 09:23 PM
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Default Stupid question about the 4th gen ram tailgate lock

I recently purchased a used 2010 Sport Quad Cab and threw a tonneau cover on last night to find out my key inside my fob doesnt fit my tailgate lock. I was told by the dealer that it worked for it when I bought it but never actually checked. Was I supposed to recieve a special set of tailgate lock keys?

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Mine works for the tailgate! The truck should have a regular black key that does it too.
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Yeah it should fit! My key out of my key fob even fits! kind of a dumb question but did u flip it both ways?
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Mine came with it's own key for the tailgate lock, i never tried the one in the FOB so I don't know if it works as well. I'll check it out and report back.
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I had my 2009 tailgate locking handle installed after i bought it
I have a remote start FOB there is a key inside the FOB
it is called a VALET key
after the locking tailgate handle was installed, they changed the locks tumblers to fit the Valet key, it also unlocks my drivers side door
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Mine works for the tailgate! The truck should have a regular black key that does it too.
both keys work my tailgate lock too...
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IF it continues to not work, then I would go see a locksmith to change the tumblers, but if ur truck is under warranty then take it to the dealer!
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