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Old 03-15-2013, 11:31 PM   #1
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When Putting The Top Up Remember To...

Make sure you remove the tonneau cover FIRST.

Don't ask, just check to make sure you have removed it.

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Old 03-16-2013, 08:47 AM   #2
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Been there. Done that. Don't use the tonneau cover any more!
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Old 03-21-2013, 07:24 AM   #3
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Been there. Done that. Don't use the tonneau cover any more!
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Old 03-21-2013, 09:47 AM   #4
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That's exactly why the 2011's had the thin plastic clips on them! The engineers all think, or know, we're inept (nothing towards you Pnyklr, I did it too...). They intentionally designed the clips to pop off the posts under pressure, unfortunately too little pressure! The clips I designed will not come off the post, even under full load from the top raising, so I've been very careful to ensure the cover is removed first.
I assume you have (had) the bungee cord loops? Any damage to the cover or car?
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Old 03-25-2013, 10:14 PM   #5
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Also don't leave any hands/fingers up above there. Ow.
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