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How to lock a tailgate

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by plmber58, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. Feb 7, 2009 at 8:24 AM
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    plmber58

    plmber58 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    This will be my first Tacoma. It is being built as I am typing so I am a little excited but I have heard that the tailgates are often stolen. How can I prevent that? I understand that if someone really wants it they could get it but I just want to deter them. Thanks for any help.

    Jim:confused:
     
  2. Feb 7, 2009 at 8:26 AM
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    Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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  3. Feb 7, 2009 at 8:49 AM
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    Ghost96Romeo

    Ghost96Romeo What is the Search Tab for????

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    I vote pop'n'lock as well if you don't have a bedcover.

    I've decided to leave my tailgate unlocked though because of my bed cover. If they assume I have something under the cover valuable and can't get to it through the tailgate, then I'm worried they would cut through my cover only to discover that I carry air most of the time.
     
  4. Feb 7, 2009 at 9:06 AM
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    I just installed an Ideal 1 3/4" Turn-Key Clamp to prevent tailgate from being stolen. Perfect fit w/key to remove if needed.
     
  5. Feb 7, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    sooner07

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    WTF is this doing in Audio/Video?
     
  6. Feb 7, 2009 at 5:25 PM
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    Pster

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    Probably because no one cares. I don't.
     
  7. Feb 7, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    Ghost96Romeo

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    lol:eek:
     
  8. Feb 8, 2009 at 6:54 AM
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