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How do you remove the mat hooks?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by thebigk, Nov 16, 2008.

  1. Nov 16, 2008 at 3:49 PM
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    thebigk

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    I bought the Tacoma all weather mats from a member on here. The drivers side mat has the hole for the hooks.......the passenger side mat does not. How can I remove the hooks from the passenger side floor board?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Nov 16, 2008 at 3:56 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    Seriously, just yank them out. Mine used to pull out all the time anyway.
     
  3. Nov 16, 2008 at 3:56 PM
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    Ridingontrd

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    Lift straight up.They pop out.:)
     
  4. Nov 16, 2008 at 4:43 PM
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    ..... or match the hole location, drill out a hole in the new mat .... hook it in .... it'll stay put ..... that's what I did with some aftermarket rubber mats ... works fine ...
     
  5. Nov 16, 2008 at 4:45 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Thats a great idea!
     
  6. Nov 16, 2008 at 5:07 PM
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    You're a wise man Chris! :D
     
  7. Nov 16, 2008 at 5:53 PM
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    The problem with that is, if you have Husky floor liners like me, putting a hole in it would defeat the purpose as water would leak through the hole.
     
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