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How do you Change, Replace, or Install Broken 1999-2007 Chevrolet Silverado Rear Gate Handle Replacement

Fits Years: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007


Tools required:
  • 1/2 inch wrench


Step 1: Remove the exterior tailgate handle panel.

Depress on the top of the handle, and pull out, as the tabs are directed downward.

Step 2: Using the 1/2 inch wrench, remove the three bolts that secure the tailgate handle in place.

If you have a sprayed-on bed liner, you'll need to use a box-cutter or other blade to cut the lining to free the bolts for removal.

Step 3: Depress the interior clips, and pull the rods outward, releasing the old tailgate handle.

NOTE: Before installing your new handle, it's always a good idea to use penetrating oil to help you lubricate all of the joints. This will help the function of the handle over time!

Step 4: Insert your new tailgate handle.

You may need to wiggle the new handle a bit to properly fit it into the door. Pop the rods and clips into place.

Step 5: Tighten the three bolts on the back of the tailgate handle.

Step 6: Attach the framing bezel on the tailgate handle.




Please Note

While we are more than happy to create these installation guides for your benefit, we cannot maintain any liability regarding the part, or the driving experience, once the part has been replaced/installed. We always guarantee the quality of the parts we provide, but the installation liability rests solely on the installer.

And, though we are always here to answer your questions, please note that our technicians created these guides for your convenience, and cannot provide assistance beyond this guide.


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These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
07 2007, 06 2006, 05 2005, 04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002, 01 2001, 00 2000, 99 1999 Chevrolet Silverado Rear Gate Handle Replacement Instructions
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