what can one do to keep the tailgate from coming open on the chevy silerado pickup we put in a new latch and it still comes open we have also talked to other people that have the same problem

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Asked by Jan 31, 2010 at 02:54 PM about the Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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find a buddy with the same truck and compare gates. you may need new rods that goes from the middle of the gate to the bed. before this try to grease the gate.

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we put a new latch in and sprayed it with wd 40 some times it closees and some times not

did you realign the latch and/or the posts on the bed if there is any?

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