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Jeep Aftermarket Fleetside Pickup Tailgate 1973-1988

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Product Details

BJ's Off-Road now offers Replacement Tailgates for Jeep Fleetside Pickups!  These tailgates are brand new and Made here in the USA!  These fit the 1973-1988 models.  

Each tailgate is hand-made and constructed of top-quality materials:
  • Side pieces are 1/4" thick Cold Roll Steel that is CNC milled
  • Hitch plates (top corners for the chains) are 3/16" Hot Roll Steel that is cut on a waterjet
  • Lower pivot piece is 1/8"-wall Mild Steel Tube
  • Center Section (where it would normally say "Jeep") is 18 Gauge Cold Roll Steel
  • Everything else is laser cut 16 gauge Cold Roll Steel.  

The actual pivot brackets are all CNC milled / turned and include a back plate for if / when your bolts snap off.

The stock OEM Jeep latch / latch mechanisms fit these tailgates.

Tailgates do NOT include latch or latch mechanism.

**Note: these are aftermarket tailgate panels and not OEM / NOS units.  They do not include the Jeep logo.

  • Fits 1973-1988 J10 / J20 Pickups
  • Models All with Fleetside Bed
  • Will NOT fit Stepside Models
  • Brand New!
  • Made in the USA!

Reviews (1)

  • Tailgate

    Posted by Richard Young on Feb 13th 2022

    Got my tailgate today and overall, I’m liking it a lot. Well made and good fit. My only disappointment is that it’s missing the latch at the very bottom, center which secures it to the truck bed and also acts as a theft deterrent.