According to TKO Clamping Systems, tailgate theft is a serious problem as they can be quickly and easily removed. Gate Cuffs has been specifically designed to protect 2004-2019 Ford F-150 and 2006-2019 Ford Super Duty models. Each multi-hinged and powder-coated aluminum band is covered in high-density foam and attaches to either of the tailgate’s hinges with a unique security fastener. A matching bit is also included. TKO claims Gate Cuffs can be installed without removing the tailgate or making any modifications, and tailgate’s operation is also unaffected. Purchase for $40 from

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