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  1. Do I need to drill my truck when I install my RollBak tonneau cover?
  2. How long does it take to install a RollBak cover?
  3. Can I drive with my RollBak tonneau cover in the open position?
  4. Is my vision blocked when I drive with the RollBak in any position?
  5. Does the RollBak lock?
  6. What if my tailgate doesn?t lock?
  7. Will the RollBak work with my factory track / rail system?
  8. Can I stand on my RollBak tonneau cover?
  9. How much does the RollBak weigh?
  10. What is the warranty on the RollBak tonneau cover? 410
  11. What is the RollBak G2 tonneau cover made from?
  12. Can I color match or paint my RollBak?
  13. Can I use my RollBak with a bedliner?
  14. Can I use the RollBak with my bed extender?
  15. Can I use the RollBak tonneau cover with a rack?
  16. Can I use the RollBak tonneau cover with bed rails or tie downs?
  17. Where is the RollBak tonneau cover made?
  18. How far above or below the rail will the RollBak tonneau sit?
  19. Is my RollBak tonneau cover waterproof?
  20. Will my spring of my RollBak tonneau cover ever wear out?
  21. How does the RollBak tonneau cover ship?
  22. How is the RollBak cover packaged?

Q: Do I need to drill my truck when I install my RollBak tonneau cover?

No. The RollBak G2 tonneau cover is designed to clamp onto the trucks rails. It consists of a canister as well as a set of rails. Each rail mounts independently of one another with simple c lamps that are easy to use. The canister is usually mounted with a couple of self tapping screws on each side as we find this to be the most secure and strongest method of installing it, but the RollBak canister can just as easily be clamped onto the rail.

Q: How long does it take to install a RollBak cover?

A typical RollBak cover takes about an hour to install. If you've installed one before it shouldn't take more than 30 to 45 minutes or so.? The RollBak G2 tonneau cover has been completely redesigned from the ground up and is far easier to install than most retractable tonneau covers. The canister spring is pre-wound and the tension of the tonneau cover is pre-set at factory level. The rails are adjustable, but are also pre-set at factory level, making for a much faster install that one might expect.

Q: Can I drive with my RollBak tonneau cover in the open position?

Yes, the RollBak retractable tonneau cover is designed lock into position in multiple areas, anywhere along the side rail of your truck. This means that you can drive with it in ANY open position. The RollBak G2 tonneau cover has a uniquely designed dual latching system that automatically latches the cover in any desired incremental position. This makes it the choice of all folks that haul 5th wheels, boats or other toys that need hauling.

Q: Is my vision blocked when I drive with the RollBak in any position?

No. The RollBak is extremely low profile and will not block your vision at all.

Q: Does the RollBak lock?

The RollBak G2 is an incredibly secure tonneau cover. As you close the RollBak, it automatically latches against the side rails of your truck. When you get to the final position, the RollBak is locked securely and can only be opened by accessing the underside of the cover. With the tailgate closed and locked, the RollBak G2 tonneau is without question, the most secure tonneau cover in the industry. Best of all, there are no exposed key holes, no aftermarket keys to contend with, no visible locks to pick or damage and in most instances the key you drive with is the key you?ll secure the cover with.

Q: What if my tailgate doesn?t lock?

BAK Industries provides tailgate locks for most pickup trucks and will work with you on multiple alternatives if your truck is a custom rig or a unique model that is old or produced outside of the USA.

Q: Will the RollBak work with my factory track / rail system?

Yes! The RollBak tonneau cover is custom designed to work with your specific truck. Whether you drive a Nissan, Toyota, Chevy, Dodge or Ford, the RollBak G2 tonneau cover is designed to integrate with your factory equipped cargo management system.

Q: Can I stand on my RollBak tonneau cover?

Yes, The new RollBak G2 is designed to handle of 400 LBS of weight on top of it.

Q: How much does the RollBak weigh?

RollBak covers vary in size, depending on whether it fits a short bed or a long bed truck. A typical RollBak tonneau cover, together with its rails will weigh approximately 100 to 120 lbs.

Q: What is the warranty on the RollBak tonneau cover? 410

2 years.

Q: What is the RollBak G2 tonneau cover made from?

RollBak tonneau covers are made of super heavy duty, aircraft grade aluminum slats that are water tight and attached to each other by way of a patented extrusion, which allows the RollBak slats to link to each other like tongue and groove. The slats are powder coated with a virtually indestructible baked on finish. The finish is designed to be rugged, not show sratches and can absorb massive amounts of impact. The underside of the RollBak slats are felt lined with a mildew protected, marine grade felt that deadens sound, insulates the cover and protects the slats when they are rolled up inside the canister. The RollBak tonneau?s canister is made from an impact resistant ABS and designed to absorb shock and impact. It cannot dent and is rounded to expel unwanted water quickly and more efficiently than other types of retractable tonneau covers.

Q: Can I color match or paint my RollBak?

RollBak tonneau covers can be powder coated to match various colors, but are made factory black as a general rule of thumb.

Q: Can I use my RollBak with a bedliner?

Yes, The RollBak tonneau cover is designed to work with most bedliners. Spray on liners and carpet liners are generally of no consequence, however some drop in bedliners need to be slightly modified to accommodate the canister portion of the rollBak tonneau cover.

Q: Can I use the RollBak with my bed extender?

Yes, The RollBak has lower profile rails than all retractable tonneau covers and as such do not pose a problem with most bed extenders. In some instances bed extenders need to be narrowed or modified.

Q: Can I use the RollBak tonneau cover with a rack?

Yes, as long as the rack is a stake pocket mounted rack and does not hang over the inside edge of your truck bed rails.

Q: Can I use the RollBak tonneau cover with bed rails or tie downs?

Yes, the RollBak G2 tonneau covers patented design ensures that you always have full access to stake pockets. The RollBak rests just 1/8 of an inch over the edge of your trucks rails. Using all sorts of tie downs or bed rails in conjunction with the RollBak tonneau cover is easy.

Q: Where is the RollBak tonneau cover made?

In the good old USA!? And that?s the way it will always stay! BAK Industries produces all of its tonneau covers at its plant in San Fernando, California.

Q: How far above or below the rail will the RollBak tonneau sit?

The RollBak sits FLUSH with the top edge of your rails. It has a patented ?NO PROFILE? appearance and fit. It follows the interior contours of your truck for an absolutely unparalleled fit. The thickness of the slats measure about ? an inch.

Q: Is my RollBak tonneau cover waterproof?

No truck bed covers are completely waterproof. The RollBak tonneau is however extremely well designed to keep most if not all water out of your truck bed. The RollBak canister is designed to collect water which is then funneled out of the truck through tubes which pass through holes that exist in the truck bed or behind your bedliner. A good installation is oftentimes the difference between a tonneau cover that leaks and one that is water tight.

Q: Will my spring of my RollBak tonneau cover ever wear out?

Absolutely not! The spring is stainless steel and is very strong indeed. It is designed to outlast your truck. Replacement springs are readily available in the very rare instance that this will ever happen.

Q: How does the RollBak tonneau cover ship?

We use UPS to ship the RollBak. We use a variety of international freight forwarders and airfreight companies to send RollBak tonneau covers to international destinations. We have direct relationships with many container lines, which enables us to get great rates on full container loads to virtually any port destination in the world.

Q: How is the RollBak cover packaged?

RollBak tonneau covers are certified to have the highest rating that a package can qualify for through UPS. We have triple A ratings on our boxes. In addition, the RollBak is cocooned in an expandable foam with fills every nook and cranny of the box so that you can abuse the box to the extreme and still find that the RollBak arrives at it?s final destination in stellar condition.