This Genuine OEM auto part is a 2015-2017 Ford F-50 Passenger Side Passive Entry Door Handle, unpainted with the OEM code FL3Z-1522404-GGPTM. Specifically designed to fit and function precisely as the original component, this handle is crucial for easy, secure entry into your vehicle. It solves the common problem of a broken or malfunctioning handle, thereby improving your vehicle's accessibility. As it's unpainted, this provides an opportunity for customization, allowing it to be painted to match the exact color of your vehicle.
Rest assured, this is a brand new, genuine part directly from the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), housed in the manufacturer's packaging. This isn't an aftermarket variant; it's the same high-quality part you'd purchase at a new car dealership.
Tools Required: Screwdriver, Torx bit set, Trim removal tool
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Estimated Time: 1 Hour
1. Start by removing the small plastic cover behind the handle on the interior side of the door.
2. Using the torx bit, remove the screw underneath the plastic cover.
3. With the trim removal tool, gently pry off the door panel, starting from the bottom and working your way around.
4. Once the panel is loose, lift it up and disconnect any attached cables.
5. Access the door handle assembly, and remove the bolts holding it in place using the screwdriver.
6. Carefully slide out the old handle, then slide in the new one, aligning it with the slots.
7. Replace the bolts, ensuring the handle is secure.
8. Reconnect the door panel cables, then gently press the panel back into place, making sure all clips are secure.
9. Replace the screw under the plastic cover, then snap the cover back in place.