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tundra tie down cleats...?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by xtirtzt, Jan 29, 2009.

  1. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    xtirtzt

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    will tundra tie down cleats fit our bed rail system... i just want to get the cause i see a better deal on ebay for those rather than the ones for the tacoma.. plus there metal so they match my silver taco better... and has anyone used them to haul a dirtbike... they say that have a 220 pound rating
     
  2. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:40 PM
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    Don't use them for a dirt bike. You'll rip the rail system right out of the bed.
     
  3. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:41 PM
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    I learned the hard way....broke two tie down cleats and the bike fell over.
     
  4. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:42 PM
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    I've actually been wondering how much weight those bed rails can handle...
     
  5. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:49 PM
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    221lbs probably...
     
  6. Jan 29, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    or 219...
     
  7. Jan 29, 2009 at 4:06 PM
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    Good to know, thanks.
     
  8. Jan 29, 2009 at 4:10 PM
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    I have seen a tacoma use the tundra bed cleats so yes.
     
  9. Jan 29, 2009 at 4:16 PM
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    I have had a dirt bike in the back using the rails as tiedown for 3k and no issues. I have had the trk up to 90 up and down the smokey mountains and nothing, no problems, maybe I have been lucky???
     
  10. Jan 29, 2009 at 6:38 PM
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    i used the cleats for my YZ250f and my DRZ400 for 3 years now and no problems. I would not put my sportbike back there using the cleats but the dirtbikes seems to be okay. I will say that they are not the most sturdy looking in the world and will probably break next time i use them since i wrote THIS - but so far are okay.

    okay okay - - where was that link to the site to buy new d-rings for the bed? been meaning to do it for 3 years now!!!
     
  11. Jan 29, 2009 at 6:39 PM
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    theres a reason why its for tundra
     
  12. Jan 29, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Yes they will fit. I have a set of the hooks for my truck.
     
  13. Jan 29, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    My friend is even a retailer for that product! I will get on from him one day.
     
  14. Jan 29, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    just have your friend sit on the bike while you drive :D
     
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