Applying bed liner to the tub, masking for drains? - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep CJ Forum > Applying bed liner to the tub, masking for drains?

Savvy Aluminum BumpersIntroducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineThe RuffStuff "I can't go to EJS" Sale!

Reply
Unread 10-21-2013, 05:24 PM   #1
cj5russ
Member
 
cj5russ's Avatar
1976 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: , GA
Posts: 226
Applying bed liner to the tub, masking for drains?

Hey guys when you all bed liner your tub, what do you do about the drain holes, does the bed liner make it too thick to put the plugs in? Do you mask? Or will the plugs fit even over bed liner? Thanks.

cj5russ is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 05:28 PM   #2
seabass1858
CJ Literate
 
seabass1858's Avatar
1983 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: FT Benning, Georgia
Posts: 1,102
on my old tj i stuffed the holes with paper towls and had linex do it and i just pulled the paper towels out and put the plugs in. I dont know if it was proper but i had a nice clean hole but i would think that they would fit either way IMHO.
seabass1858 is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 05:33 PM   #3
WindKnot
Web Wheeler
 
WindKnot's Avatar
1977 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: , Northern Arizona
Posts: 2,389
There's more than enough flex in the plugs to handle the material.
__________________
Be kind. If for no other reason, it will confuse the daylights out of people and make them wonder what you're up to. And ALWAYS drink upstream of the herd!
WindKnot is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 06:29 PM   #4
KMD
Registered User
1976 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Modesto, California
Posts: 1,280
Used foam ear plugs for all the bolt holes. Did not worry about the drain holes and plugs still fit.
__________________
Locked and Loaded 4x4 Club
KMD is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-21-2013, 08:47 PM   #5
Spieg8
Registered User
1984 CJ8 
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 988
Don't know how the plugs fit after the bed liner... I never plug the drain holes (like the extra ventilation and enjoy watching the road go by under the Jeep ).
Spieg8 is offline   Reply With Quote




Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.