Deluxe cargo box (TX 4X2 shown) Deluxe cargo box, tailgate lowered (TX 4X2 shown)
The deluxe cargo box consists of a 15 percent glass-filled polypropylene composite material that eliminates rust and dents and reduces noise.
Deluxe cargo-box tailgate
Tailgate handle Tailgate lowered to 150 degrees
The tailgate can be opened or removed for easier cleanout and to carry longer items. The tailgate has been improved, features truck-like performance, and can be operated with one hand.
The standard installed lanyards can also be removed to lower the tailgate to 150 degrees for convenient loading and unloading tasks.
Brake and taillight with protector Bedmat—protects the steel floor from dents
Optional accessories for the deluxe cargo box include:
- Factory-installed brake and taillight
- Factory-installed spray-in liner (not shown)
- Improves skid resistance and surface abrasion protection
- Cargo box bed mat
- Cargo box power lift (not shown)
- Wide variety of attachments that connect to cargo box rails
Deluxe cargo-box tilt
Integrated handle for manual cargo-box tilt Gas assist (A) and prop rod (B) (TX 4X2 shown)
The deluxe cargo box is now easier to latch, unlatch, raise, and lower with the integrated handle design and gas assist (A). Optional factory- or dealer-installed cargo box power lift is also available.
A prop rod (B) is provided to hold the box in the upright position for operator convenience, as well as limit box pivot travel.
Integrated tie-down points
Integrated tie-down point in cargo-box bed Additional tie-down points (TH 6X4 shown)
The deluxe cargo box offers integrated tie-down points for increased versatility. Tie-down points are located in the following areas:
- Four corners inside the cargo-box bed
- Four points on the load guard directly behind the operator station (A)
- Tie-down bars on either side of the cargo box (B)
- Six points on the underside of the cargo-box frame (circled)
Converting deluxe cargo box to a flat bed
Deluxe cargo box converted to a flat bed
The deluxe cargo box easily converts to a flat bed. The flatbed configuration allows loading larger cargo.Specifications
NOTE: Cargo box shown on Gator TX. Gator TE rear axle configuration is different.
|Volume||0.46 m3 (16.4 ft3)|
|Weight||227 kg (500 lb)|
Box dump angles (degrees)
|Manual dump||43 degrees +/-1|
|Power dump||43 degrees +/-1|
Carrying extra-long cargo that extends beyond the box can adversely affect stability.