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Best top for the the 6' bed

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tacomathunder, Jan 30, 2011.

  1. Jan 30, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    who has it?? is it a good cover because i seriously thinking about getting it
     
  2. Jan 31, 2011 at 11:49 AM
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    indycross

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    I am in the process of selling mine because i want to get a hard cap (Leer XQ) but i LOVED the bestop!

    I used it primarily when i went hunting or camping and never had any problems with it at all. Definitely a great option for people who want coverage/storage and don't want a permanent cap. You will not regret getting one!

    PS - Definitely a 2 person job on the first install!!!
     
  3. Jan 31, 2011 at 11:53 AM
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    I love mine. easy install and uninstall. The only thing is wash the windows with the truck (lots of water and sponge), and don't use glass cleaner and a towel because it will scratch them but you can use plasti-x by meguires to get them out pretty easy.

    Get one they are great!
     
  4. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:00 PM
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    Do a search, there are a few threads on the bestop supertop. In fact those threads led me to buying mine last night. 501$ shipped from streetsideauto.com
     
  5. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
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    dexterdog

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    I bought mine off of craigslist. It has been a good top. If I can find one cheap enougn I would switch to a hard topper just for added safety. It is nice if I have anything tall to haul I just fold down the top. I pretty much use my trailer for everything else.
     
  6. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:06 PM
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    derekabraham

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    I loved mine, until I accidentally sliced a nice line across nearly the entire roof. :eek:



    I still need to find some way to get it fixed...
     
  7. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:06 PM
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    how did you get yours for 501???? right now it says its 563.95:confused:
     
  8. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:09 PM
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    I'm guessing he has the short bed?
     
  9. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:13 PM
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    oh, that could be true, forgot about that lol
     
  10. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:24 PM
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    I love mine. Put it on my self in no time. I keep mine on all the time
     
  11. Jan 31, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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  12. Jan 31, 2011 at 10:40 PM
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    i also have a question......can you fold the bestop down with the windows still on it??? or do you have to take them off?
     
  13. Feb 1, 2011 at 6:27 AM
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    You have to take them off.
     
  14. Feb 1, 2011 at 6:42 AM
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    Do It! you wont regret that purchase.
     
  15. Feb 1, 2011 at 3:50 PM
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    where is the best place to buy this at the cheapest price??? i found it on autoanything for 545.95 plus free shipping...is there anywhere cheaper??
     
  16. Feb 1, 2011 at 4:05 PM
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    Every once in a while streetsideauto.com puts out a 100 off any orders over 500 bucks. I managed to pick up my Bestop shipped for 430 shipped. So get on there mailing list and wait. I would say every 2-3 months they put out the 100 dollar off coupon.
     
  17. Feb 3, 2011 at 9:13 PM
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    so what exactly goes into installing this because it looks like its a good to go to buy this, well, its guna be a birthday gift lol, but anyway, what actually goes into installation
     
  18. Feb 3, 2011 at 9:19 PM
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    About 10-20 minutes for the first install. Unless your like me and like to play with everything for about an hour before installing it.:D
     
  19. Feb 3, 2011 at 9:49 PM
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    haha, its not hard at all tho??
     
  20. Feb 3, 2011 at 9:52 PM
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    nope, not at all. Attach the 2 sets of railings and use 2 clamps per side using the bed rails and attach frame and snap on top and put in windows. Its very easy to do. Can be done with 1 person in 30 degree weather, but I sugest to wear gloves.:D
     
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