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Old 07-07-2010, 10:53 PM
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I am looking for any good ideas to fix a problem I am having. I have the fiber glass mopar tonneau cover on my truck. They have a real nice fit along the body lines of the truck, the only thing is I am getting a slight rub along the side of the bed and it's scuffing my paint. The mopar covers have an over hang over the bed rails. Give it a nice look but runs real close along the side of my truck. I was thinking the 3m scotch guard film but looking for some other options if anybody has any suggestions.
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What about adhering a felt liner on the INSIDE edge of the lip or something to that effect? I like your 3m idea though!
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What about adhering a felt liner on the INSIDE edge of the lip or something to that effect? I like your 3m idea though!
I thought about the felt too, I was thinking it will make the fit tighter and eventually rub through
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It's new , take it back and see what they'll do for ya . I have my spray in bed liner , sprayed over the top of my bed rails just incase I ever put a cap on it .
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I have the spray in liner over the rails. The scuffing I am getting is along the side of the bed. About a 1/2 inch below the rails
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take it back to the dealer and have them adjust it, should just need to be shifted a bit to the side of the rubbing
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What about using a weatherstriping.........Comes in all sizes of widths and thickness. In case the dealer comes up with no solution.
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Some good ideas already. I'm for the weatherstriping idea myself as it'll also seal the cover better.
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The weather stripping sounds like a good idea, what do you think would be the best thing to use for it to adhere to the tonneau cover
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well if you already have the bed liner on the bed rails, and slightly down(thats what mine is like) then i would say weather stripping....not sure is your tonneau always latched when it is down? mine just rest down, and the weather stripping runs the length of both my bedrails and it rest on those and i have no problems, but i also don't think mine has as tight flush fit!
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