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Car cover that protects from HAIL (non-tonneau)

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Tacoman82, Mar 29, 2011.

  1. Mar 29, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    Tacoman82

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    Hello,

    Does anyone know of a car cover that has added protection to prevent damage from hail? I recently bought a 2010 Tacoma, double cab that will need protection from the hail in central Texas. I know of one company in Australia that makes them. Thanks in advance!
     
  2. Mar 29, 2011 at 6:28 PM
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    memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    Seriously? Never heard of such a thing... Would have to be like 4 inches of gel or foam to stop a golf ball... Those awning things probably work decently. I have never heard of it though
     
  3. Mar 29, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    TacoDawgfan

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    I have known of people throwing a quilt or comforter over vehicles for protection at the last minute. Luckily I park in the garage at home, just hope I dont get caught at work or out somewhere. :pray: People tend to think I'm too worried about it, but my last 2 trucks got hit and my wifes car, all when they were only 1-2 years old. :mad:
     
  4. May 27, 2011 at 10:23 AM
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    ouyin2000

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    You will probably be better off with one of those temporary pop up garages.You can usually find them at Walmart or Costco or something similar.
     
  5. Oct 25, 2013 at 12:14 PM
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    hailprotector

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    The Hail Protector System is remote controlled and the only solution for real hail protection for any vehicle and especially large trucks and suvs that won't go in the garage. Entirely portable.

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  6. Nov 15, 2013 at 5:56 PM
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    Dr 10Jeeps

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    I really like that hail protector, but I'd cut a window hole in the front so you can see while driving. :p
     
  7. Nov 26, 2013 at 11:54 PM
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    hailprotector

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  8. Oct 9, 2014 at 8:38 PM
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    I'm considering getting one of these.
     
  9. Oct 9, 2014 at 8:39 PM
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    PeeRunner

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    That's the craziest thing I've ever seen.
     
  10. Oct 10, 2014 at 10:06 AM
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  11. Oct 10, 2014 at 10:08 AM
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    Stolen from funny gif's thread. I've got no info on it and don't know if it would stand up to hail.
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