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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-11-2008, 05:32 PM Thread Starter
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Angry PERAGON Bed Cover "SUCKS"

Anyone ready to order a new PERAGON Bed Cover for their Tundra. They really look and sound great on their web site. I ordered one after seeing it on their wed site and I have to say after receiving it I’m NOT near as impressed as I was after seeing it operate on the PERAGON web site. Before you make your purchase check out this review. ~ ~ The review is a little exaggerated but you’ll get the idea. ~ My cover was delivered promptly by FedEx ( In less then 2 Weeks ) and I installed it by myself in about 4 hours and I took my time reading all the directions so I would have as few “Do Over’s” as possible. Two guys (in review) taking 6 hours would require a lot of Beer time. Maybe that explains them using more tools and the stripped threads. I found the hardware to be all there and usable. I was also able to install the cover with the tool suggested, although I didn’t have to use the Electric drill for anything. I did call the PERAGON Tech line once with a question. I did have to leave a message but they called me back within about 10 min. and was very helpful. ~ WITH ALL THAT SAID ~ after I got it installed I found a major problem. With the cover open and folded up in front of the truck bed it takes up a lot more space then PERAGON suggested. You will lose about 2 foot of your bed and that’s a big problem with a short bed double cab. ( It Really SUCKS ) I would look else where for a cover if I were making the same purchase again. BUT if any of you still think you would like the PERAGON cover I can sell you one CHEAP! :smokin:

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-11-2008, 06:43 PM
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Thanks for the information. I have been looking at those myself. I guess I will look elsewhere.
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) gives 2.25" total lift, parking brake cable bracket spacers, wheel well height 43." Front diff and rear ds drop; trailer hitch electrical harness tucked up above bumper. After 21K miles swapped 305/65/18 BFG AT for 285/75/18 Toyo AT, still on stock 18x8x60 offset TRD wheels, about 1/8" clearance to sway bar. Like the extra height but miss the width. Added 5th 285/75/18 Toyo AT as spare. 75K went to new 285/75/18 Toyo AT II. Bed Bounce: Stiffer E-tires are worse than stock P-metric; biggest improvement from PRG mini-pack, slight improvement from shocks. Still a stiff ride but tolerable now. Best things about this truck: 5.7 and transmission, interior size and comfort, very quiet at high speed. Worst things about this truck: bed bounce, no VSC in 4wd, mileage sucks above 70. SOLD 8/2013
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I will 2nd that!

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How much for the peragon cover?
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How much for the peragon cover?
This thread is 11 years old, so don't hold your breath
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If you want to know when the last time someone was on here click on their name then View Public Profile. The page that opens will show you a persons last activity. In this case the op, Blackstar, hasn't been on here since December of 2008. Like Johnny said, he probably wont be responding.

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