You have no items in your shopping cart.

View Cart

Dee Zee Black Tread Tailgate Protector

Manufacturer: Dee Zee
  • Non-rusting brite-tread aluminum
  • No drill installation
  • Black powder coat finish
  • Protects the top edge of the tailgate
  • Fits over factory plastic
  • Made in USA
  • Limited-lifetime warranty

Product Options

Complete Part Number Listing
Choose your vehicle and we'll find products that fit!

Looking for products that fit your vehicle...

Product Description

DeeZee Black Tread Tailgate Protector protects the top edge of your truck's tailgate. These caps are made from heavy gauge brite-tread aluminum and have a black powder coating that provides a gloss black finish while it protects and prevents oxidation. 

Whether you are hauling wood, pipes, or other cargo that’s a little longer than your truck bed your tailgate is going to get detned and scratched up. If you want to stop that from happening the Dee Zee Tailgate Protector is what you need.

They are made of non-rusting brite-tread aluminum and fit over the OEM factory plastic covers for added protection.

The DeeZee Black Tread Tailgate Protector are installed with automotive grade 3M tape that is preapplied for a quick easy installation. DeeZee backs these with a limited lifetime warranty.

WARNING: Some products may contain chemicals such as DEHP, which can cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more info go to


  • Non-Rusting Brite-Tread Aluminum
  • Powder-Coated Black Tread Finish

Technical Details

TypeTailgate Protectors