Part Details

  • Quantity: Pair

DORMAN TAILGATE CABLE PAIR: 38533

These tailgate cables are just what you need to get your vehicle back in good working order!

Specifications:

  • Brand New Dorman Tailgate Cables
  • Comes as a PAIR
    • Fits both the LH (Driver Side) & RH (Passenger Side)
  • Replaces dealer part numbers: F65Z 9943052 A, F65Z 9943053 A, F65Z9943052A, F65Z9943053A
  • Length center to center: 21 inches
  • Direct replacements
  • Built to strict quality control standards

These tailgate cables make great replacements and provide good value over the dealer cables.

Note:
If one of your cables has broken then most likely the other one is ready to do the same. Avoid damage to your tailgate, REPLACE them both now.

Item Condition: New

California Customers:

WARNING:  This product can expose you to chemicals including Chromium (Hexavalent Compounds), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other reproductive harm.  For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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.

    Do not remove both cables at the same time

  1. step : Removing the Tailgate Cable (0:52)
    • Remove the 1/2" bolt on the tailgate cable
    • Remove the cable
  2. step : Installing the Tailgate Cable (1:40)
    • Insert the cable into place
    • Tighten the bolt to the cable
    • Repeat the process for the other side

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - SAE

  • 1/2 Inch Socket

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Vehicle Fit

Year Make Model Description
1997-2000Ford F150 Truck Ford F150 Truck with Styleside Bed Tailgate Cable Pair Dorman 38533
2001-2002Ford F150 Truck Ford F150 Truck with Styleside Bed Tailgate Cable Pair (excluding Crew Cab) Dorman 38533
1997-1999Ford F250 Light Duty Truck Ford F250 Light Duty Truck Tailgate Cable Pair Dorman 38533

This part replaces:

  • Dorman 38533
Only 2 left in stock
Part #: DMBTP00003


Order must be placed by 4pm ET

Get it in: 2 - 4 Business Days

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Dorman
Brand #: 38533

How-to Video:

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