Specifications

  • Injection molded black plastic
  • Direct replacement for original handle
  • Designed for vehicles that use the tailgate lock feature (lock not included)

Part Details

  • Color: Black
  • Finish: Textured

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.

  1. step : Removing the Tailgate Panel (0:39)
    • Remove the six T30 Torx bolts from the tailgate liner
    • Pull off the tailgate liner
    • Remove the two T30 bolts from the tailgate panel
    • Lift off the tailgate panel
  2. step : Removing the Tailgate Handle (0:59)
    • Remove the two 10mm nuts from the tailgate handle
    • Pull the tailgate handle off the latch mechanism
    • Pull off the tailgate handle
    • Pull out the lock cylinder clip
    • Pull the lock cylinder out of the handle
  3. step : Installing the Tailgate Handle (1:32)
    • Push the lock cylinder into the handle
    • Put the tailgate handle into place
    • Push the tailgate handle onto the latch mechanism
    • Fasten the two 10mm nuts onto the tailgate handle
    • Test the tailgate
    • Remove the plastic coating from the handle
  4. step : Installing the Tailgate Panel (2:42)
    • Put the tailgate panel into place
    • Insert the two T30 bolts into the tailgate panel
    • Put the tailgate liner into place
    • Insert the six T30 bolts into the tailgate liner

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket

  • Torx Drivers & Sockets

  • T30 Torx Bit

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Great service
I had a very helpful rep on the phone when I ordered, making sure I got the right part for my model year truck. The part arrived very quickly and at a great price, too. Thanks A1!
May 13, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Excellent
Price and ease of use were excellent.
The videos helping with replacement of the part available made the difference.
December 1, 2017
Purchased
8 months ago
tailgate handle for a ford fx4
nice product for the money, and very fast and efficient shipping.
October 10, 2017
Purchased
9 months ago
LOVE IT! BETTER THAN ORIGINAL
Great product! Great quality! They even had a "HOW TO INSTALL VIDEO!" Very happy, will shop 1A Auto again!
June 18, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Good product
Easy to install and all necessary parts came with. Good video onlinr
June 13, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
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Vehicle Fit

  • 2007-2010 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera
  • 2004 Ford F150 Truck New Body Style Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision
  • 2005-2007 Ford F150 Truck Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision
  • 2008-2014 Ford F150 Truck Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera
  • 2008-2015 Ford F250 Super Duty Truck Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera
  • 2008-2015 Ford F350 Super Duty Truck Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera
  • 2008-2015 Ford F450 Truck Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera
  • 2006-2007 Lincoln Mark LT Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision
  • 2008 Lincoln Mark LT Textured Black Tailgate Handle with Lock Provision for Models without Backup Camera

This part replaces:

  • Partslink FO1915111
  • OE # 8L3Z9943400AA
  • Dorman 79606
Part #: 1ABTH00048

How-to Video:

(03:27 min)