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post #1 of 7 Old 05-23-2007, 05:06 AM Thread Starter
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I am jealous of the 2008 tailgate feature withe step and handle. Can the new 2008 Super Duty tailgate be retrofitted to a 2006 Super Duty?
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post #2 of 7 Old 05-23-2007, 05:17 AM
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I am not sure but I think that I do remember someone else talking about doing it maybe they will chime in and shed some more light on the subject

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As far as I know they are interchangeable from 99-08. The Beds are all the same so it stands to reason that the gates will bolt up the same. I talked to the dealer and they claimed that the 08 step tailgate will bolt up perfectly on my 2000 F350. It was like $315 new from the dealer w/out paint. I'll just wait until there are a few more 08's on the road and folks start putting on aftermarket beds etc. It would cost me about $400 total to get the bed ans have it painted...too rich for my blood.


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yeah that step is not worth $400

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I'll sell ya a step for $400...

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I'll give you a boost whenever you need it for 400.00 bucks
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Thats a lot less than I heard before. I thought it was something like a $2200 option. So, the $400 is not looking as bad. That was just what I heard though.

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