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Tonneau Cover cleaner

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by Sgt.Tee, Apr 30, 2019.

  1. Apr 30, 2019 at 3:12 PM
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    Sgt.Tee

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    I installed a cover and today it looks very dull and dirty. I cleaned it a few times when I washed the truck Do you guys buy into a tonic or cleaner for it? I see there is different tonics for it for 20 something bucks, do you guys buy into this? I never had one on any of my trucks and I want to keep it looking new,cover is made by Extrang.
     
  2. Apr 30, 2019 at 3:31 PM
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  4. Apr 30, 2019 at 3:53 PM
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    I have the hard folding Tacoma cover. It looks very gray now. So the Mothers Back to Black is good stuff huh? Going to try that.
     
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  5. Apr 30, 2019 at 3:55 PM
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    Yes sir, cheap and effective. But once you wash your truck, reapply.
     
  6. Apr 30, 2019 at 3:58 PM
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    What about that other product? Blak? Once a year sounds better.
     
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    No experience with it myself. Seems too good to be true. But I've never used it so I can't fairly say.
     
  8. Apr 30, 2019 at 4:07 PM
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    Boghog1

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    check your tonneau manufacturer, some have specific requirements to maintain warranty
     
  9. Apr 30, 2019 at 7:07 PM
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  10. Jun 26, 2019 at 12:46 PM
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    Yeah i've used ArmourAll for the back trim on my TRD, works great but leaves it a little to greasy IMO. You gotta really work it in for the tonneau cover because of the speckled texture. Gotta try Mothers...
     
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    I love Aerospace 303 on the interior plastics, the seats, and the TRDOR wheel well trim, have not tried it on my factory tonneau cover but plan to next time I wash the truck.
     
  12. Jun 26, 2019 at 12:49 PM
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    303 Aerospace is my go to. Leaves a dark matte finish, comes in a spray bottle. I use it every 3rd wash or so on my soft roll up vinyl cover.
     
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    This. Except I have the OEM cover and it works great as well.
     
  14. Jun 26, 2019 at 12:55 PM
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    I recommend Formula 303
     
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    Extang makes their own product called Tonneau Tonic. $15 on Amazon.
    It seems to work pretty well but I dont think it’s a cleaner. More of a protectant.
     
  17. Jun 26, 2019 at 3:21 PM
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    303 for everything plastic/vinyl.
     
  19. Jun 26, 2019 at 4:38 PM
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    My OEM cover is like a grey/green color now, except the rubber. I used 303 on it since day 1. Pretty disappointed with the fading.
     
  20. Jun 26, 2019 at 4:52 PM
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    Crap...I just ordered a 32oz bottle of 303.
     
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