Replaces

2005-2008 Isuzu Ascender Liftgate Handle Black

Part Details

  • Colors: Black

This part replaces:

  • DORMAN 80543
  • OE # 88980651

  • New

This replacement tailgate / Liftgate handle is just what you need to get your vehicle in good looking form again!

Specifications:

  • Painted Smooth black
  • Replaces dealer part number: 88980651
  • Direct replacement for original handle

This part is a direct bolt on and is built to strict quality control standards. It is a great replacement and has substantial cost savings over a dealer unit.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. Removing the Liftgate Handle Panel (0:41 in the video)
    • Pull off the liftgate trim panel by hand
    • Remove the five 10mm nuts from the liftgate handle panel
    • Unclip the liftgate handle latch rod
    • Disconnect the liftgate wiring harness
    • Pull the liftgate handle panel off from the outside
  2. Removing the Liftgate Handle from the Panel (2:18 in the video)
    • Remove the liftgate handle pin
    • Remove the liftgate handle spring
    • Pull off the liftgate handle rod
    • Pull the liftgate handle off of its panel
  3. Installing the New Liftgate Handle into the Panel (3:03 in the video)
    • Put the new liftgate handle into the panel
    • Clip the spring onto the liftgate handle
    • Push the liftgate handle rod into the handle
    • Feed the pin into the liftgate handle
    • Put the C-clip onto the liftgate handle pin with pliers
  4. Reinstalling the Liftgate Handle Panel (4:33 in the video)
    • Put the panel into the liftgate using the studs to locate it
    • Snap the panel into place
    • Fasten the five 10mm bolts onto the panel
    • Reconnect the liftgate wiring harness
    • Clip the latch rod onto the liftgate handle
    • Test that the latch rod works
    • Apply penetrating oil to the latch
    • Test the liftgate handle
    • Push the liftgate trim panel into place using the locating tabs
    • Snap on the liftgate trim panel

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Slip-Joint Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket

How-to Video:

(06:23 min)

Tools List:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Slip-Joint Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket



This part replaces:

  • DORMAN 80543
  • OE # 88980651

Vehicle Fit

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  • 2002-2009 Chevy Trailblazer Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2003-2005 Chevy Trailblazer EXT Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2002-2009 GMC Envoy Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2003-2004 GMC Envoy XL Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2005-2008 Isuzu Ascender Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2002-2004 Olds Bravada Liftgate Handle Black
  • 2005-2009 Saab 9-7X Liftgate Handle Black
$34.95
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List: $72.80 Save: $37.85
Part #: 1ABTH00060

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