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Trying to install Dee-Zee tailgate assist and tried to take the tailgate cable bolt off and it is impossible to take that off. Any tricks or method?
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Breaker bar with a torx socket will work. Mine was nasty and it's brand new!
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its probably rusted on the inside, put some PB blaster penetrating oil on it and let it sit a while, do that a few times, you might might be able to access the area also via the tail light area, then get yourself a good strong bar and slowly try to loosen it, JMO
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Thank you for the input. I was concerned that it might have welded on since I could not get it break! I will try penetrating oil and breaker bar as well.
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