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What Tonneau Cover

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by sittingbull, Jul 31, 2019.

  1. Jul 31, 2019 at 8:03 PM
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    sittingbull

    sittingbull [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Long story short I need a new cover I had 3 Extang Solid Fold 2.0 Tonneau Cover but its a big pile of crap. I been thru 3 in 3 years 2 leaked like swiss cheese and the other one the brackets broke so im done with that brand..
     
  2. Jul 31, 2019 at 8:41 PM
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    GrittyTaco

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  3. Jul 31, 2019 at 8:43 PM
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    timlovestacos

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    Spend the money and go Bakflip. You won’t regret it. Had mine almost 15 months now and zero issues.
     
  4. Jul 31, 2019 at 8:48 PM
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    AKGSD

    AKGSD Warranty denied

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    I’m sure you could find someone happy to be rid of their factory cover
     
  5. Jul 31, 2019 at 8:49 PM
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    SCORPION 1A

    SCORPION 1A Well-Known Member

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    Diamondback is the way to go for complete security and waterproof. A neighbor has one for over 10 years and only replaced the gasket seal once about 2 years ago. They are expensive but well worth it in my opinion.
     
  6. Jul 31, 2019 at 9:19 PM
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    ILiketoFish

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    I have a Bakflip MX4.. a couple of things to keep in mind: water will still get inside the bed, prone to dent because it's aluminum. Kind of wish I went with a diamondback, but I'm happy enough with the BF to not want to get a DB just yet.
     
  7. Aug 1, 2019 at 9:32 AM
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    LSUfan1975

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    Bak flip or undercover. Both are owned by the same company truck hero. I went with undercover because i didn't want the cover sitting against my back glass when open. Pretty much the same other than that. Both will leak around the edges. It's a toyota problem not a cover problem. Look at the gaps between the body parts on the bed. You could easily make it water tight with a caulk gun though. I just don't have the time or worry enough to do it. Dbs are nice to look at. But $$$$$$ and heavy. Not practical either if you haul Anything taller then the bed rails.
     
  8. Aug 1, 2019 at 9:40 AM
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    CusterFan

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    Extang Trifecta.
     
  9. Aug 1, 2019 at 9:46 AM
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    raidercraig

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    Bak Flip MX4
    Under $900 is easy to find
     
  10. Aug 1, 2019 at 11:22 AM
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    sittingbull

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    Thanks for the replys. I paid like 800 for the extang and i can deal with the leaks around the corners but when they leak in the middle of the cover is where i get pissed. I will look at the ones you guys posted
    Thanks
     
  11. Aug 1, 2019 at 11:28 AM
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