Having problems with your 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer ?
2006 Trailblazer tailgate will not latch
\015 The latching arm will not lock in the closed position.\015
Try some wd40 and see if that does the trick for you.
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2006 Trailblazer tailgate will not latch
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