Article 115 - Tailgate Will Not Function as a Door - Station Wagons

TSB #11 - February 11, 1972
(1972 Torino/Montego)


If the tailgate will not function as a door, replace the existing non-adjustable rod with a new adjustable rod as follows:
    1. Lower the glass to full down position and lower the tailgate.
    2. Remove the tailgate trim panel and water shield.
    3. Latch the bottom latch.
    4. Latch the upper latch.
    5. Remove the fixed link rod.
    6. Adjust the new link to the appropriate length and insert it in place of the fixed link rod.
PART NO.PART NAMECLASS
D20Z-71431A40-BRod, T/Gate Outside Flush HandleC


PRODUCTION CORRECTION: 8/23/71
WARRANTY STATUS:
Reimbursable within the provisions of the Warranty and Policy Manual.
OPERATION: SP-43140-A-72
TIME: 0.4 Hr.

DLR. CODING: Basic Part No. 7043884 - Code 37