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Old 12-28-2009, 01:39 AM
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Default tailgate handle relocation

anybody done this, or know exactly how it works?
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Old 12-28-2009, 04:52 AM
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They make kits for this. search google or yahoo

http://www.stylintrucks.com/part.asp...&partid=406140
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Old 12-29-2009, 11:32 PM
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I searched for directions but couldn't find any that really explain it. can't I just turn the handle and switch the rods around instead of buyin the kit?
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Old 12-30-2009, 09:02 AM
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I searched for directions but couldn't find any that really explain it. can't I just turn the handle and switch the rods around instead of buyin the kit?
If you think it would work I would say get out there and give it a go to save some $, and if it doesn't work, there is always the kit.
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Old 12-30-2009, 10:34 PM
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I'll try it and see, there can't be too big of a risk lol
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Old 12-31-2009, 12:19 AM
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What the kit gives You is the pocket to put the handle on the inside, and the filler plate to cover the pocket on the out side. Yes you can do it yourself, but you would have to cut the pocket out of the outside of the tailgate and move it to the inside, then make a filler panel for the outside. The kit just gives you the convenience of someone else doing the hard work for you.
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Old 12-31-2009, 10:00 PM
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well I hate metal work so I don't wanna have to do more that I need to. thanks
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