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Old 08-08-2013, 09:44 AM
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Has anyone done one of the DIY bed liners and if so, what were your results.
I don't want to pay almost $400 for a professional spray in job, but I'll go that route if there's no durable alternative.
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I did Herculiner on my 05 sport. The guy I sold it to says other than fading, its hoding up fine. Its easy to touch up and fading can be cured with the UV clearcoat, I just didnt do it cause I didnt know about it at the time.

2 trucks later, I have had Rhino and Mopar spray-in liners and I will never go back, much better, but herculiner roll-on will do the job of a light duty liner, just dont expect it to hold up to things like heavy landscaping and scrap metal hauls.
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Im on the fence of doing this as well or getting a bedrug so I can take it with me. I have hear really good things about Herculiner. Check it out you can do 2 coats with 1 kit for $80.
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It really depends on the type of DIY liner you use. Do not use duplicolor bed armor...at least the aerosol version.

EZ-liner is a good one
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I used the roll on Duplicolor in my old truck. It didn't hold up well at all.
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Herculiner is one of those products that, there are just as many negative reviews as there are positive ones online.

Six of one, one-half dozen of the other.
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Herculiner is one of those products that, there are just as many negative reviews as there are positive ones online.

Six of one, one-half dozen of the other.
Six of one, half dozen? Isn't this the same thing? OH......... Please excuse me, I AM Polish you know!
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That cracked me up. Polish jokes are the best.

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