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post #1 of Old 04-14-2012, 02:19 PM Thread Starter
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Questions about Tuffy Security Deck Enclosure

If this has been asked already I'm sorry as I searched threads. I wanted to know if the Tuffy Security Deck Enclosure will basically cover all my trunk area on my 2012 Unlimited. I tried the other one (Tuffy JK Tailgate Security Enclosure) and found that I'm going to lose half my trunk space and that's not really going to work for me.

Before I go through ordering again, I wanted to make sure it gets almost all of the unlimited trunk. If someone has pictures of their unlimited with one installed I would be really appreciative.

Thanks so much. Have to have some security with half doors and clear window!

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post #2 of Old 04-14-2012, 02:24 PM
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It encloses the entire cargo area. I can post a picture this afternoon.
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post #3 of Old 04-14-2012, 03:23 PM
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It covers almost every square inch of the cargo area. The upright piece, behind the rear seat, is vertical as opposed to being angled with the seat; it leave maybe 3-4 inches between the hinge and the bottom of the panel. That space is perfect for stowing a machete, ax, and a few other things and then protects the rest of the cargo area from would-be thieves. I love mine
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post #4 of Old 04-15-2012, 12:38 AM
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Hey ncb, do you think you could post a picture? I'm interested in seeing that as well

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post #5 of Old 04-15-2012, 05:40 AM Thread Starter
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Ncb, that would be great if you posted a pic. I can't really tell from the catalog and I totally thought I knew what I was getting with the original tailgate security enclosure. Based on the feedback though I think I'm going to go ahead and return that and get this instead.

I can't keep emptying the entire Jeep every time I go to work or park - I want to be able to feel relatively secure leaving a jacket back there or something.
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post #6 of Old 04-15-2012, 06:47 AM
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Pic showing the final installed product. If you don't have a factory subwoofer, you can see the cutout on the right vertical support, and you can stick your hand down into the back area when the gate is closed. I just place a rubbermaid against it so people can't grab anything small.
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post #7 of Old 04-15-2012, 07:33 AM
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Pic showing the final installed product. If you don't have a factory subwoofer, you can see the cutout on the right vertical support, and you can stick your hand down into the back area when the gate is closed. I just place a rubbermaid against it so people can't grab anything small.
The 2011 and 2012 models are a little different than the earlier ones like the one pictured
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Mine is a 2009, but I'll post a couple more pics.
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post #9 of Old 04-16-2012, 04:54 AM Thread Starter
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Extremely helpful. Thanks everyone! I do have a subwoofer so I guess it's tailored made for that, lol. I did read on one post that I won't be able to open the bottom little door under the mat unless I take the mat out but I'm okay with that too.
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post #10 of Old 04-16-2012, 06:00 AM
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Which mat do you have? I have the Quadratec mat and had to cut it to fit after installing the Tuffy box.
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post #11 of Old 04-17-2012, 04:40 AM Thread Starter
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My mat came with the wrangler. It's reversible with carpet on one side and rubber on the other. I probably will trim it down.
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post #12 of Old 12-16-2012, 03:47 AM
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If you have power door locks, couldn't someone reach in, unlock all and open the tailgate anyway?

I'm assuming the alarm would be going off, but am I missing anything else?

[EDIT] Nevermind, found the answer via Quadratec: "power lock switches become disabled after approximately 16 seconds when locking doors with the key fob"
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post #13 of Old 12-24-2012, 09:10 PM
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Doh! You guys answered my questions. I installed the Tuffy Security Deck in my 2013 today and the mat did not fit at all. Right now I just have it curled up on the inside as added protection. In the newest version, it doesn't really attach to the Jeep other than the 4 bolts on the side. The lid is a bit over sized but couldn't someone just unscrew the 4 bolts and lift the lid up? It's not easy, but I wonder if it can be done in 15 minutes.
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Pic showing the final installed product. If you don't have a factory subwoofer, you can see the cutout on the right vertical support, and you can stick your hand down into the back area when the gate is closed. I just place a rubbermaid against it so people can't grab anything small.

Just place a Rubbermaid against it ???

I am considering a security deck for a 2013 JKU w/o factory sub and would like to know other's solution for the open space/gap.
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post #15 of Old 02-24-2013, 07:19 PM
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If you have a 2013, there shouldn't be any gaps once you're done installing it. The newer ones look different and goes over the sub completely. Both sides are symmetrical.
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