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w124 230te tailgate problem

Hi, I have a 1987 230te wagon and the tailgate is difficult to open, sometimes it does and sometimes it doesn't. I can hear the soft close mechanism working and wondered if it could be disabled as I think this is where the problem is...Any help would be great
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