Toyota Tundra 1794 Tailgate Rear Cargo Access: (How to use it?)

March 11th, 2019 by

Having a vehicle with a tailgate can be fun and useful. From hosting tailgating parties at college football games, to hauling large items. Thankfully the Toyota Tundra 1794 comes with a tailgate. There are many things that you should know about the tailgate. Some of which include, how it works, the size, and tips and tricks to get the best use out of your tailgate.

In this post, we’ll focus on how the tailgate rear cargo access works. After reading this post, you’ll be able to teach anyone how it to use it. Before explaining how it works, we’ll provide you with a few tips to help you maintain and use your truck bed.

Tips for getting the most out of your tailgate

The first tip for maintaining your tailgate rear cargo access area is to use a rubber mat on the floor. This will prevent any rust or scratching of the storage area.

Another method to maintain your tailgate bed is to cover it using either a metal sheet or a synthetic material. This will prevent unwanted foreign substances from sticking to the bed. It will also prevent rain from reaching the bed directly.

In the case that your truck bed is full, you can use the hitch mounted cargo basket. This will ensure that you avoid overloading the truck bed which might result in bed damage. Additionally, you can also add several lights to your tailgate. This increases your trucks visibility, especially when your tailgate lights are on the older side.

You should also make sure to always keep a tailgate management kit in the truck bed. This will ensure that if any unexpected damage happens, you’ll be able to handle it appropriately. Now that you know how to maintain your truck bed, you’re now able to get the most out of it.

How your tailgate works

There’s a handle that allows you to open your tailgate rear cargo access, it is simple and easy to use. Depending on the nature of what you want to carry using your tailgate, you have a few options. You can decide whether to open the extension or use it without the extension. If you intend to haul things like furniture’s, you will need to open the tailgate fully.

This way, you will be able to fit the furniture a little better. After which, you can decide on whether to cover the truck bed or leave it open. After loading your truck bed, you can turn on the truck bed lights to signal that you are heavily weighted. This will ensure that you and other drivers on the road are safe.

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