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Old 11-02-2011, 02:33 PM
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Originally Posted by doug713 View Post
I have had a bakflip cover on my truck for almost a year and have never seen much if any water get into the bed in the hardest of rainstorms and while driving through them. What are you guys worried about in the bed thats going to get wet? Just curious, because if you have a good cover that should do it.
They are probably getting a lot of dust in the bed (not water). If the top isn't completely sealed you create a low pressure area inside the bed and road dust is drawn in the gaps around the tailgate.
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