2003-2021 Toyota 4Runner Rear Tailgate Release Button Switch Opener With Plug
The Genuine OEM Toyota Rear Tailgate Release Button Switch Opener with Plug for the 2003-2021 Toyota 4Runner is an essential component in the proper functioning of your vehicle's tailgate. This switch allows you to open and close the tailgate with the push of a button, making it a convenient and effortless process.
Before starting, ensure that the vehicle is parked on a flat and stable surface, and all occupants have vacated the area.
Locate the rear tailgate release button switch opener on your 2003-2021 Toyota 4Runner. It is typically located on the inside of the rear tailgate door.
Using a flat-head screwdriver or a plastic trim removal tool, gently pry off the old switch cover. Be careful not to damage the surrounding plastic or scratch the surface of your car.
Once the old cover has been removed, unplug the old switch from its socket. Take note of its orientation and location for future reference.
Take the new genuine Toyota rear tailgate release button switch opener and plug it into the socket of the old switch. Ensure that it is aligned properly and pushed in all the way.
Press down firmly on the new switch until it clicks into place. You should hear a distinct snapping sound when it locks into position.
Test the switch to make sure it functions correctly. Press down on it to release the rear tailgate and lift the tailgate to ensure it latches properly.
Once you are satisfied with the installation, replace any trim pieces that were removed and clean up any debris.
Tools Needed: Flat-head screwdriver or plastic trim removal tool.
Skill Level: Beginner.
Time Required: 10-15 minutes.
This Part Ships Out in 2-3 Days
If you are in need of this part for a time sensitive repair, please text us at 832-722-4697 for availability before you order.