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1993 s10 blazer tailgate lock wont turn with key or ...

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1993 s10 blazer tailgate lock for window or dorr won''t turn with key or pop open. How do we get open so we can change the lock?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  diagman replied 9 years ago.
BEEN THERE BEFORE A TIME OR TWO You will have to remove the inside door panel even if that means ruining the trim so you can get access to the lock mechanism. Once removed you can then remove retainer clip and install new lock cylinder. Make sure that the linkage to the lock is not frozen before reinstalling lock. If so spray down with penetrating oil and work it back and forth until it is freed up.
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