Aftermarket (not factory) tonneau covers for the 2016. Which one do you like?

Discussion in 'Aftermarket Products, Reviews & Installation' started by Rocket tech, Feb 16, 2016.

  1. flyinglentris

    flyinglentris Well-Known Member

    Puzzled? Yes, $810 dollars saved is $810 dollars earned. I too wonder what that cover is for just $250.

    Bogunn, the BAKFlip is much flatter than the factory cover and the forward and rear ends don't quite smooth fit to the bed panels, allowing potential for water entry. And yes, my experience is that water does get in.

    FlyingLentris in LLOMA
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  3. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

    Not true
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  4. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    It’s a PITA and not worth it IMO. If it wasn’t on there from factory you did right by getting the Bakflip MX4.
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  5. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

    How come? Its so easy to install, the holes are already in the truck u just need to cut the plastic bed rails for the brackets by a dremel tool.. and you are gucci for life
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  6. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    I don’t have a dremel tool what do I do?
  7. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

  8. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    I don’t shop at Walmart. :)
    I’ll go to harbor freight or bi-mart.
    I still feel like it’s a PITA to cut up my bed rail to install a mediocre tonneau cover that you have to remove every time you want to have full access to your bed.
  9. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

    You are just cutting one line on four sides for the hinge on each bracket, 10 min you shuld be done.
  10. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Lol. Title of this thread
    Aftermarket (not factory) tonneau covers for the 2016. Which one do you like?
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  11. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

    Right!!hahaha i was surprised to see chit chat on the factory
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  12. AZ Pete

    AZ Pete Well-Known Member

    looked at the available options and bought an Extang Encore. Like the ability to open the front section, and that the bed rail system is retained. We'll see how weather tight it is, but I like it so far.
  13. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Give it the old garden hose test ;)
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  14. inferno75

    inferno75 Active Member

    I have the factory cover but if you want the best I suggest diamond black...pricey but amazing and will outlast most
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