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Bushwacker Smooth Tailgate Cap 48505

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  • Classic, smooth finish
  • Made from Dura-Flex 2000 thermoplastic
  • Protects against dents and dings
  • Easy and simple to mount
  • Made in the USA - Portland, OR


Protect & add style to your truck bed with a Bushwacker SmoothBack tailgate cap. The smooth style is a classic look that never goes out of style.

These tailgate caps are made of Dura-Flex 2000 TPO material, exclusive to Bushwacker accessories. Their formula is UV resistant, avoiding any fading or chalking from the sun. They are also resistant to cracking or breaking, giving them long life in even the harshest conditions. SmoothBack tailgate caps are molded to fit your truck and provide maximum coverage.

You'll find installation easy due to their custom molded construction. There is no drilling or cutting needed. You can add one of these tailgate in the comfort of your own garage.

Get your Bushwacker smooth tailgate cap and give your truck bed the ultimate protection. Bushwacker SmoothBack tailgate caps are made in the USA and come backed by a limited lifetime warranty.

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  • 1999-2006 Chevy Silverado 1500
  • (2007) Chevy Silverado 1500 Classic
  • 1999-2006 Chevy Silverado 2500
  • (2007) Chevy Silverado 2500 Classic
  • 2001-2006 Chevy Silverado 3500
  • (2007) Chevy Silverado 3500 Classic
  • 1999-2006 GMC Sierra 1500
  • (2007) GMC Sierra 1500 Classic
  • 1999-2006 GMC Sierra 2500
  • (2007) GMC Sierra 2500 Classic
  • 2001-2006 GMC Sierra 3500
  • (2007) GMC Sierra 3500 Classic


Mounting your new tailgate cap from Bushwacker won't require any cutting or drilling. You'll have a simple, at-home installation. You can give us a call if you have any questions or need any additional assistance.

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Limited Lifetime Warranty

Bushwacker, Inc. warrants its products with a Limited Lifetime Warranty to the original consumer against any defects resulting from workmanship or materials. This warranty applies when the product is used under normal conditions for the purpose for which the product is designed, and does not apply to normal wear and tear or damage related to modification/alteration, accident, misuse, improper care or repair, negligence, or the installation of additional attachments. This warranty is in lieu of all other express or implied warranties including implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose and merchantability. In no event shall Bushwacker be liable for direct, indirect, or incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use of the product. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages or how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.

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- 2002 Chevy Silverado 2500 (Boscobel, WI)
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I like it exactly what i was looking for only downside was it does not cover the little holes in my tailgate i have a 2002 silverado 2500 hd and there are little hexagonal holes which are only partialy covered by this cover
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- 2002 Chevy Silverado 1500 (Billings, MT)