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Weathertech floor liner velcro???

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by toyo freak, May 15, 2010.

  1. May 15, 2010 at 9:31 AM
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    toyo freak

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    Alright so I recently purchased my weathertechs but I do not like the way the fit. They do not fit flush against the sides and it really bothers me. I was thinking of getting some velcro and sticking the sides of the liners to the carpet and to the other side using more velcro. Anybody attempted this??
     
  2. May 15, 2010 at 9:36 AM
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    bakerla

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    i like the way you think. i' might try the same...
     
  3. May 15, 2010 at 10:35 AM
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    I used velcro on the front passenger mat because it would move around whenever somebody got in. I also used velcro on the rear because of the same thing. The velcro works well but you may also want to try taking a heat gun to the sides to soften them up and then you can shape. When done spray cold water on them and the new shape will hold.
     
  4. May 15, 2010 at 10:43 AM
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    I would take the time to heat gun them (even a hot hair dryer will help). If you don't- The velcro may or may not help.

    Make sure you clean the mounting points really well- You may want to clamp the velcro on for a little while to get really good adhesion. or use a spray adhesive in addition to the sticky tack on the velcro.
     
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