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Re: Tailgate Struts

Recharging gas struts isn't always a lasting job because if the internal seals are worn the replacement gas may just leak back out again. Depending on the extent of the wear it could be days, months or a year. You pays your money and you takes your chance.
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Re: Tailgate Struts

A bit of grease on the sliders (inner shiny metal rods - just in case I'm not using the proper name ) may just help keep the seals from drying out and give a longer service life.


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