Want to make a smart purchasing decision? It’s my job to help you make an informed decision when it comes to buying something as important (from an investment standpoint) as a tonneau cover for your truck.
In this TruXedo Truxport review, I’ll go over everything you need to know including: What this cover can and can not do for you, I think you’ll be pleasantly surprised.
TruXedo Truxport Soft Roll Up Tonneau Cover
This soft roll-up truck bed cover is very easy to install and can be completely set up in a very short time. No drilling of the truck body is needed, and there will be no permanent damage to the truck body at all. Just set the TruXedo tonneau cover on the bed rails and fasten it.
The Truxport truck bed cover is very easy to operate after installation is completed. It will simply roll up to the head. It rolls up tightly and is secured behind the head of the truck with the safety straps provided.
Who Is This Tonneau Cover For?
Whether you are a new truck owner or have an older truck if you need to keep your cargo out of the elements without spending a fortune this product is for you.
The Truxedo TruXport cover is perfect for protecting your belongings when you are on vacation, going on a picnic or day trip, fishing, or any other outdoor activity.
The Truxedo TruXport tonneau cover is for pickup trucks that do not have an OEM tonneau cover.
What Is Included?
Everything you need to get this soft roll-up truck bed cover onto your truck is included when you purchase the product. You are provided with a great truck bed cover and all the accompanying parts necessary for installation.
Overview of Features
When the cover is closed, it will protect your cargo completely from any type of weather that you can think of. Not just the weather, it will also protect anything closed in with the cover from dust and other environmental harm.
When you need quick access to your cargo the cover easily rolls partially open. And when fully open you’ll have 100% bed access if you need to haul large cargo like furniture or an ATV.
A good feature of this soft, roll-up truck bed cover is that it is inaccessible without the need for a lock. When the tailgate of your truck is closed and locked, there is no access to the truck bed cover opening mechanism.
This is due to the fact that the opening mechanism of the roll-up cover is hidden behind the truck’s tailgate. This makes it secure, and that is without the need for an extra set of keys to carry in your pocket.
We really like that the Truxport is made from high-quality leather grain vinyl that is durable and looks great on your truck. It will also protect the cargo from the damage of dust and weather, and it keeps any unwanted hands away from your valuables.
There is one problem, though. If the tailgate is locked and you lose the keys, there is no access to the cover. That means you will only have access to the truck bed when you acquire another set of keys for the truck.
It is a bit more expensive than most other similar products, but the great features of this cover make up for that.
It is waterproof and suitable for rain, snow ice, snowstorms hail mud, dirt, and dust. Aside from being resistant to UV, it is not faded. The tarp also has a 5-year warranty and is manufactured in the USA. As a softcover, it may not offer as much theft prevention as the lock cover but the cover can protect your load from the elements and obscure the cargo from view making it less likely to be stolen.
- It is very easy to install and even easier to use when it is completely installed.
- The simple opening and closing mechanism are hidden behind the tailgate of your truck for added security.
- This is a great safety feature to protect your cargo without the need for extra keys in your pocket.
- It is made from high-quality materials that will protect your cargo from the elements, as well as from dust particles.
- There is no drilling needed when you install this roll-up soft cover onto your truck.
- It will roll up completely out of the way and offer full bed access.
The TruXport tonneau cover can be connected by means of any sub rail bed liner because it mounts over rails. When the tonneau covers are rolled up there are straps to secure them and you can unload and load the truck easily. The manufacturer improved its tonneau design encasing the tension controller at this end of the mattress to allow easier access and allowing the user to adjust the cover for a smoother look. The tension compensation is situated at the base of the truck beds to allow better access to its bed depth.
The Truxedo Truxport tonneau cover is available not just for an 8-foot bed but also for a 6.5-foot bed and a 5.5-foot bed. It is suitable to be used with many types of trucks, as well as on those with spray-on bed liners.
An alternative to the Truxport soft roll-up truck bed cover is the Tyger Auto T1 roll-up truck bed cover. It is available for many models and truck bed sizes and has the same features as the Truxport.
It comes with a much lower price tag attached and will be a worthy replacement product.
The TruXedo TruXport roll-up cover provides durable protection for loaded cargoes. The rail is insulated smooth by a simple Velcro fastening system the entire length of the rail. Can be rolled in portions and works great with heavy loads of 5th wheels.
Who is TruXedo Truxport for?
The TruXedo Truxport delivers exceptional value all the way. These tonneau covers cannot be airtight so give more caution about keeping your vehicle safe. The lining is not resistant to damage from inside a vehicle box. It won’t inhibit objects from being put in the framework. Don’t put a lot of items or. Against the truck car-rear or the chassis. The cover is not airtight. This won’t keep items from going into truck boxes either.
How do I install TruXedo TruXport?
We loved how easy this roll-up truck bed cover is to use, you can do it all by yourself in under 30 minutes. Simply clamp the rails onto your truck bed, and attach the cover. (1)
No drilling or cutting is necessary. No screws or bolts are required. It’s easy-as-pie… and… it’s 100% guaranteed to fit.
A weathering seal may have to be added to depend on the liners or cover. If you want your installation finished without a drill you will be supplied with a half-inch wrench in addition to side rail mounting brackets for the front and both sides.
The TruXport warranty is 5 years. Each new tonneau cover of TruXedo is free of defects in material and workmanship. This warranty is valid if the product has been correctly installed and used for the intended purpose. The warranty is limited to the repair of or at its option to replace parts.
Now you have all the necessary information to make a decision for the best truck bed cover that may suit your needs. There are many other options available, but this one seems to be quite of decent quality. The features show that it will last quite some time and is worth the money you will spend on it.
Interesting read: Truck Bed Cover Alternatives.