1995-04 Toyota Tacoma Black Tailgate Handle - 1ABTH00016

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  • Color:   Black

This replacement Toyota pickup truck tailgate handle is just what you need to get your vehicle in good looking form again!


  • Black Finish
  • Replaces dealer part number: 69090-35010, 6909035010
  • Reinforced from the original design for better durability
  • 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.

Item Condition: New

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by our limited lifetime warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will replace the part free of charge.

  1. step : Accessing the Tailgate Handle (0:31)
    • Remove the eight Phillips head screws from the tailgate liner
    • Pull the liner off the tailgate
    • Remove the four Phillips screws from the tailgate plate
    • Pull off the tailgate plate
  2. step : Removing the Tailgate Handle (1:07)
    • Unclip the latch rods from the tailgate handle
    • Remove the two 10mm bolts from the tailgate handle
    • Pull the tailgate handle off
    • If the bolts remained in the tailgate, apply penetrating oil, and break them out with vise-grip pliers
  3. step : Installing the New Tailgate Handle (3:36)
    • Push the new tailgate handle into place
    • Insert the two 10mm bolts into the tailgate handle
    • Clip the latch rods into the handle
  4. step : Reinstalling the Tailgate Plate and Liner (4:56)
    • Apply penetrating oil to the back of the tailgate handle
    • Put the tailgate plate into place
    • Insert the four Phillips screws into the tailgate
    • Put the tailgate liner into place
    • Insert the eight Phillips screws into the tailgate liner

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Phillips Head Screwdriver

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Perfect and easy to install. I was hoping that it would come with the two mounting screws but it turns out I was able to use the old ones.
January 21, 2017
Part work perfectly and service was excellent thank you
February 22, 2017
Great Value
The replacement tail gate handle was a perfect match. It fits and works superbly. Not only that, it cost only a fraction of what a Toyota dealer sold it for. Shipping was prompt and quality is good. I recommend 1A Auto.
August 23, 2017
Came sooner than I was expecting. Well made. Fit perfect. 1996 Toyota Tacoma 4x4.
October 3, 2017
Perfect fit
The handle slipped right in where the old one was. Removal of old handle, plus installation of new one took a total of 15 min. Seems to work as well as, or better than the old 2013 one.
December 25, 2017
Very happy with the part. Very reasonable price. Great free shipping. Will recommend to my friends.
March 9, 2018
Great service, price, ease of ordering
Have no complaints at all. Website must be almost idiot proof because both orders Ive placed were easy to find my products, also easy to place order online with a very responsive confirmation email of order. Delivery time by usps was as promised. I will definitely go back to them as the need arises. And of course the products are as stated and working fine
June 25, 2018
I my 1A Auto rocks
Ive been using 1A Auto for a while I never had any problems people are very friendly very efficient the orders get here in a considerable amount of time their honor the warranties I am very happy and satisfied and I recommend it to a many many friends thanks 1A Auto you rock
July 25, 2019
Great Experience
watched how to video on you tube. then bought the part from them. well done video and they had the part i needed at good price. I received it quick and installed it. Very Good Service
August 6, 2019
Good product
Product as described and fast delivery
August 29, 2019
Satisfied customer
Product arrived in great condition and easily my truck perfectly, would recommend to anyone needing a similar online shopping experience with has always been good, no complaints from me...
October 19, 2019
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Year Make Model Description
1995-2004Toyota Tacoma Toyota Tacoma Black Tailgate Handle
Part 1ABTH00016
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