Tailgate for motor vehicle



The tailgate consists of light alloy frame (1), made of pressed or rolled L-shaped rails and upper traverse (12), made of single piece of light alloy metal and having vertical extensions (19,20) on both ends (17,18) which are inserted into matching tubes (10,11). Traverse (16) can be located between vertical tubes of frame (5,6) to hold rear window inner and outer cover, respectively. Frame (1) can be cast with joints for hinges and moulded space to accommodate rear lights and indicators.




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