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Tailgate replacement?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by johnnyclueless, Apr 15, 2005.

  1. johnnyclueless

    johnnyclueless Registered Member

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    My tailgate really needs to be replaced. I was thinking - I would like to go completely without a tailgate considering I have permanentely removed the top (Arizona). I know they sell those cheesy looking tailgate nets out there and that is definately not the route I'm looking to go. Does anybody sell or fabricate a tailgate made from aluminum or steel (tubing). I'm looking for one that can be removed and attached easily. Anybody?
     
  2. nvrenuf

    nvrenuf NONE shall pass! Premium Member

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    I dont know of any fab'd tube stuff but a pick up gate will bolt directly on a K5 (get all the truck hardware). I'm not sure how widespread of a problem it is but I've heard that the bed sides will sag outward if you run without some sort of get to hold them together.
     
  3. gravdigr

    gravdigr 1/2 ton status

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    Just put a pickup truck tailgate on. They are quite light and easy to remove (no tolls needed to remove it).
     
  4. muscle

    muscle 1/2 ton status

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    exactly what i did. :D
     

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