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Dee Zee EZ Tailgate Assist 43301

Product Information
List Price:
$56.96
Our Price:
$38.21
Rating:
4.8 (409 reviews)
Part #:
43301
UPC:
019023988363
Applications:
  • Mounts to driver's side
  • All hardware is included

Description

  • Works in conjunction factory cables
  • Tested for repeated usage
  • Controls the tailgate drop rate
  • Only one assist needed per truck
  • Custom designed for your truck
  • Installation takes only minutes without drilling
  • Mounting hardware is included
  • Backed by a three year warranty

The Dee Zee tailgate assist allows you to control your tailgate so you don't have to worry about it slamming down on someone or something below it. Additionally, the tailgate assist helps lift a heavy tailgate to reduce strain on your shoulders, back, and neck muscles - save the strain for your other heavy duty projects. The Dee Zee tailgate assist puts an end to the sudden slamming down and hard closing stubborn tailgates.

Dee Zee EZ down tailgate assists are custom made for your truck in order to provide the ultimate fit and performance. The high quality materials and components have been thoroughly tested to ensure that your tailgate assist will last for the lifetime of your truck! Dee Zee makes tailgate assists for most full size domestic trucks.

Don't worry about installation or having to drill into your truck; the Dee Zee tailgate assist is super simple and easy to install yourself without any drilling required. The tailgate assist works in conjunction with your tailgate's factory cables and any additional hardware you'll need for proper installation is included along with easy-to-follow instructions.

Give your back and your tailgate a break and make things a little easier on yourself in the process. We know you'll immediately appreciate the ease this Dee Zee product will make in opening and closing your truck bed. You'll wish you'd added the assist sooner!

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Fits

  • 2009-2018 Dodge Ram 1500
  • 2010-2018 Dodge Ram 2500
  • 2010-2018 Dodge Ram 3500
  • 2010-2018 Ram Truck 1500
  • 2010-2018 Ram Truck 2500
  • 2010-2018 Ram Truck 3500

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Review

Product Reviews Summary

Overall
4.8 
Appearance
4.9
Price / Value
4.8
Ease of Installation
4.7
Quality
4.8
409  Customer Reviews
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- 2014 Ram Truck 2500 (Phoenix, AZ)
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- 2017 Ram Truck 1500 (Hilton Head Island, SC)
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This product was well worth the price. My kids love it I love best purchase ever.
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- 2015 Ram Truck 1500 (Kincheloe, MI)
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- 2018 Ram Truck 3500 (PARKER, CO)
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All was good except for the install of the shock and how it was described in the instructions. Put in backward at first and not easy to remove and reinstall. Besides that all good.
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- 2018 Dodge Ram 2500 (Mosinee, WI)
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- 2011 Ram Truck 2500 (Towanda, PA)
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I bought this for my 2011 Dodge Ram 2500. The assist was easy to install and worked as advertised.
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Warranty

3 Year Warranty

Dee Zee has a 3 year warranty on the tailgate assist.
 
Dee Zee, Inc. guarantees the original purchaser a limited lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects in materials, workmanship, and design under normal use excluding damage resulting from road hazards such as gravel or other debris, product misuse, improper installation, impairments from accidents, product modifications, spills, vandalism, or product neglect. Wear items such as shocks, latches, keys, hinges, step pads, seals, etc. have a one-year warranty. This warranty applies only to new products and is limited to the repair or replacement of genuine Dee Zee products. Warranty does not include electrical components, light bulb replacement, and cost of removal, installation, labor, transportation costs, and loss of use, inconvenience, or consequential damages. Modifications of any kind to Dee Zee product voids all warranties. The original purchaser may be required (at Dee Zee's sole discretion) to return the defective merchandise, provide a photograph, or provide the original purchase receipt to the original place of purchase or Dee Zee, Inc.

Installation

We understand that most of us are thinking "We don't need no stinkin' instructions!” However we'll make it easy for you. Simply select your application above to view the Dee Zee tailgate assist installation guide for your truck. For additional information, please see the installation videos below or call us at 877-216-5446.

PDF Icon Dee Zee 43301 Installation Instructions