OE Quality Tailgate Reproductions Parts Reproduction Tailgates are produced from new tooling with 18-gauge OE quality steel, as original, for strength and durability. The sturdy tailgate base outperforms current collision-damage tailgates. Professional EDP (Electro Deposit Primer) coating offers a smooth surface. GM Officially Licensed Products purchased from an authorized GM Service Parts Operator (GMSPO) Licensee.
For the 1976 truck there are two types of designs used to attach the link and latch assemblies to the tailgate. Check your truck before ordering to ensure you order the correct part.
1st Design: Uses a BOLT to attach the link to the tailgate. 2nd Design: Uses a STUD to attach the link to the tailgate. 2nd design tailgate can be used as a replacement on the 1st design models if the 2nd design latch rod, latch assembly and link assembly are also used.
GM Licensed Reproduction Tailgates
Tailgate is original for 1975-76, but will fit 1973-74 GMC trucks.
Tailgate is produced from new tooling using OE quality 18-gauge steel as original.