Tailgate Handle ReplacementNOTE:
- Take care not to scratch the tailgate.
- Put on gloves to protect your hands.
|1.||Remove the tailgate stopper assembly.|
|2.||Disconnect the cylinder rod (A) and the hatch glass open rod (B) from the tailgate lock cylinder (C).|
|3.||Release the retainer clip (A) with a hooked shaped tool, then remove the lock cylinder (B) from the tailgate handle (C).|
|4.||Remove the bolt securing the cylinder protector (A) and tailgate handle. Release the hook (B), then remove the protector.|
|5.||Remove the bolt securing the tailgate handle, and remove the spacer (A).|
|6.||Remove the outer handle (A) while pulling it as shown.|
|7.||Install the tailgate handle in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:|