This replacement Dodge Ram Pickup tailgate handle is just what you need to get your vehicle in good looking form again!


  • Injection molded plastic handle with metal hinge pin and return spring
  • 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.

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. step : Remove the tailgate handle (0:24)
    • Remove the bed liner with your T30 Torx Driver.
    • Lift up the tailgate access panel and set it aside.
    • Unclip the latch clips from the tail gate handle.
    • Unbolt the two 8 mm bolts do remove the handle.
  2. step : Install the new tail gate handle from 1A Auto. (1:38)
    • Hit the pivoting components in the latch mechanism with white grease to prevent future damage to your new tail gate handle.
    • Place the new handle into the tailgate and sandwich the tailgate between the latch mechanism and the handle.
    • Secure everything together with your 10 mm nuts, socket and ratchet.
    • Clip the latch rods to the mechanism.
    • Replace the tail gate access panel, followed by the bed liner.
    • Secure everything with your T30 Torx Driver.

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Socket Driver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 8mm Socket

  • Torx Drivers & Sockets

  • T30 Torx Driver

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Went on perfectly no trouble good quality
Everything went really good from the young lady on the phone to ordering too fast delivery paperwork was right on the money told me how to do it I'm not very mechanically inclined but it all worked really good went smooth one went fast and would recommend a 1a to other people thank you very much
March 26, 2018
1 month ago
Very easy to install. So far so good. Working well n my 06 Ram 1500.
August 13, 2017
8 months ago
Tailgate handle
This tailgate handle from 1AAuto looks and functions great!
January 12, 2018
4 months ago
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Vehicle Fit

  • 2003-2009 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck Black Textured Tailgate Handle
  • 2003-2009 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck Black Textured Tailgate Handle

This part replaces:

  • Partslink CH1915110
  • OE # 55276237AA
Part #: 1ABTH00040

Ships Same Day for orders placed by 4 P.M. ET

How-to Video:

(04:53 min)