Tailgate Latch ReplacementNOTE: Put on gloves to protect your hands.
Without Security Switch and With Keyless
|1.||Remove the tailgate lower trim panel.|
|2.||Disconnect the tailgate opener cable (A), tailgate actuator connector (B), and tailgate latch switch connector (C), and detach the tailgate latch switch connector from the tailgate. Take care not to kink the cable.|
|3.||Remove the bolts, then pull the tailgate latch (D) out, then remove it.|
|4.||Install the latch in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:|