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RanchStroke 04-28-2011 06:53 AM

08+ Tailgate
Does a tailgate off an 08+ superduty fit my 2000 F250? I replaced my mirrors with 08's and just had to slightly modify them but fit perfect.

Big Tone 04-28-2011 06:55 AM

Yes, I have an 08 gate on an 04.
All you have to do is change the hinge bracket on the pasanger side of the bed.

03Powerstroker6.0 04-28-2011 07:00 AM

driver side.

Skew12 04-28-2011 11:22 AM

Where can I find an 08 tailgate at a decent price?

DieselheadJake 04-28-2011 12:04 PM

Big Tone 04-28-2011 05:26 PM


Originally Posted by 03Powerstroker6.0 (Post 2473899)
driver side.

I believe your right, its been a while:doh:

Cuzmail 04-28-2011 06:02 PM

Not to be the search nazi, cause I really hate that chit when others say it :wink[3]:

I have posted the driver's part number in a previous thread. It is a simple bolt on.

You don't need the hinge if you remove the torsion rod on the '08 and up tail gate.


ms2004F-250 04-28-2011 06:19 PM

what would be a good price for one?

ScottyP5947 04-29-2011 09:47 PM

I just did this job and the t-50 torx bolts are installed with locktite. I was swapping between two trucks, so I had double the work.
They were a bear to get out. I worked them back and forth with some pb blaster but heat would have helped a lot.

I have heard prices vary if you have the step included or not. 250-500 bucks from what I have seen.


Fred Swanson 09-24-2015 05:50 PM

Will the latch assy out of my 2000 work with the 2008 and up tailgates and the square 2008 handle? also will the top plastic molding from the 2000 work or do I need to get a 2008 and up molding, Thanks for any info....

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