2002-04 Nissan Frontier Textured Black Tailgate Handle - 1ABTH00111

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Part Details

  • Color:   Black
  • Finish:   Textured

This replacement tailgate handle lever is just what you need to get your vehicle back in good working order.


  • Brand New Handle Lever
  • Black Textured Finish
  • Replaces dealer part numbers: 90606-8Z400, 906068Z400, 906068Z400PFM, 90606-8Z400-PFM
  • Direct replacement
  • Does not include bezel

Broken tailgate handle? Now is the time to upgrade your broken tailgate handle with a new replacement!

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

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 : Removing the Bed Liner (0:33)
    • Lower the tailgate
    • Remove the two Phillips screws from the bed liner
    • Pry the plastic rivets out of the bed liner with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pull off the bed liner
    • Pull off the tailgate handle plate
  2. step : Removing the Tailgate Handle (1:14)
    • Unclip the latch rods from the tailgate handle with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Remove the two 10mm nuts from the tailgate handle
    • Pull off the tailgate handle from the outside of the tailgate
  3. step : Preparing the Tailgate Handle (2:32)
    • Pull the E-clip off the latch mechanism with pliers
    • Pull out the tailgate handle rod and spring
    • Pull the handle off the latch mechanism
    • Push the handle into place
    • Position the spring
    • Push the rod into place through the spring
    • Push on the E-clip with pliers
  4. step : Installing the Tailgate Handle (3:44)
    • Push the tailgate handle into place
    • Fasten the two 10mm nuts onto the tailgate handle
    • Clip the latch rods into the tailgate handle
    • Test the tailgate handle
  5. step : Installing the Bed Liner (4:37)
    • Put the tailgate handle plate into place
    • Put the bender liner into place
    • Insert the two Phillips screws into the bed liner
    • Push the plastic rivets into the bed liner
  6. step : Installing the Emblem (5:06)
    • Peel the emblem off the old tailgate handle bezel
    • Apply adhesive to the new bezel
    • Push the emblem onto the new bezel

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • 3M Adhesive

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver
  • Phillips Head Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket

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parts are great, videos rock
Watched the video, replaced the handle, back in business. Awesome!!
January 23, 2017
02 Nissan Tailgate Handle
This was a exact fit for my 02 Nissan Truck, and the video sure did help on how to change it out, Thanks A-1 Auto.
February 14, 2019
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Year Make Model Description
2002-2004Nissan Frontier Nissan Frontier Textured Black Tailgate Handle
Part 1ABTH00111
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