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Tailgate Padlock

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by RogueLeader, Dec 27, 2010.

  1. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:08 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    I guess it's ok both should do the trick I just didn't want to leave a cheap hose clamp or swap out for a pop and lock witch have had their problems
     
  2. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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  3. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    I wonder how this would hold up to a couple of seasons worth of road salt?
    Anybody in the NE had one long term?
    Thanks to the OP f& others for pics on the locks. Had never seen this before.
     
  4. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:13 PM
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    they company is in orchard park new york

    actually right next to the buffalo bills stadium

    so im sure winter salt is nothing new

    in fact thats why they advertise using stainless steel

    so it wont rust
     
  5. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:18 PM
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    Skistoy do u sell them u sure sound like u do
     
  6. Dec 27, 2010 at 7:26 PM
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    Your like me, I never knew these existed, great find OP! Sorry you had to pay the price though, demand a refund.
     
  7. Dec 27, 2010 at 7:30 PM
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  8. Dec 27, 2010 at 7:53 PM
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    Got the bully lock a few months ago. Works great.
     
  9. Jan 4, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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  11. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:47 PM
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    I just received and installed my bully lock and it does not work as demonstrated in this video... the lock is too loose and allows for it to be shifted. This provides enough room to slide the tailgate out.

    skip to 30 second mark to see removal
    http://youtu.be/Dtb2ggDb-yQ
     
  12. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:49 PM
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    Mine works just fine.
     
  13. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:51 PM
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    so yours is snug? If it isn't snug, it isn't going to stop anyone from sliding it slightly to the side.
     
  14. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:52 PM
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    Yeah it is snug on there. Also I have a Pop n Lock tailgate lock.
     
  15. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:54 PM
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    I used a hose clamp and then drilled off the head.

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  16. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:55 PM
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    I understand that there are other options, but I want to know if anyone has successfully used the bully lock on a 2011 tacoma. There is no way that it will work on my truck, so I am not sure if I got a bad one or what.
     
  17. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    I will post some pictures when I get a chance this weekend.
     
  18. Sep 13, 2011 at 12:28 AM
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    I saw this and tried to remove the tailgate on my 2011 that has the Bully Tailgate Padlock installed. Although the padlock is able to shift sideways about 1/8", it was more than sufficient to prevent me from removing the tailgate. I've actually liked this little device, sorry to hear it may be having problems for you...
     
  19. Sep 13, 2011 at 5:43 AM
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    Yep, works fine here. There is no way the tailgate is coming off with this on.
     
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