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2017-2019 Ford Escape Outer Tailgate Handle Base Bracket

Brand: OEM OEM

New Genuine OEM Part

Availability:
Low stock
Original price $ 24.95 - Original price $ 24.95
Original price
$ 24.95
$ 24.95 - $ 24.95
Current price $ 24.95

Part Details And Fitment

If you're a proud owner of a 2017-2019 Ford Escape, you know how important it is to maintain the functionality and appearance of your vehicle. One of the most critical components of your vehicle's tailgate system is the outer tailgate handle base bracket. The base bracket helps ensure the stability and smooth operation of the outer tailgate handle, which is essential for safe and convenient access to your vehicle's cargo area. However, over time, your outer tailgate handle base bracket can become damaged or worn out, which can compromise your vehicle's functionality and appearance. This is where the Outer Tailgate Handle Base Bracket Genuine New comes in, as it is specifically designed to resolve this problem, providing a perfect fit and functionality that is on par with the new car dealership standard.

Installation Instructions:

Replacing the Outer Tailgate Handle Base Bracket on a 2017-2019 Ford Escape is a straightforward process that can be completed with the right tools and knowledge. Here are the steps you need to follow to replace the existing bracket with the new Genuine Ford part:

Tools needed:

  • Phillips head screwdriver
  • Flathead screwdriver

Skill Level:

  • Beginner

Time Needed:

  • Approximately 20-30 minutes

Step 1: Remove the Old Bracket

  • Use the flathead screwdriver to gently pry off the plastic trim cover over the tailgate handle.
  • Remove the screws holding the tailgate handle in place using the Phillips head screwdriver.
  • Carefully pull the tailgate handle away from the vehicle to access the old bracket.
  • Remove the screws holding the old bracket in place using the Phillips head screwdriver.
  • Carefully pull the old bracket away from the vehicle.

Step 2: Install the New Bracket

  • Position the new bracket in place where the old one was located.
  • Replace the screws and tighten them with the Phillips head screwdriver.

Step 3: Reinstall the Tailgate Handle

  • Carefully reattach the tailgate handle to the new bracket.
  • Replace the screws and tighten them with the Phillips head screwdriver.
  • Snap the plastic trim cover back into place over the tailgate handle using the flathead screwdriver.

Step 4: Final Check

  • Once you have installed the new bracket and tested it, give it a final check to make sure it is secure and functioning correctly.

That's it! With these simple steps, you should be able to replace the old Outer Tailgate Handle Base Bracket on your 2017-2019 Ford Escape with the new Genuine Ford part. Remember to take your time and be patient during the process. If you encounter any problems or have any questions, consult a professional mechanic for assistance.

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