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Old October 6th, 2004, 10:31 AM
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Floor mats?

Allright, my floor mats are toast. What are people using as replacements? I have heard good things about the husky ones.

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Old October 6th, 2004, 10:32 AM
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I have the genuine matts, I like them alot. I know people that have the Huskys in thier trucks they seem to be very nice/wellmade my vote goes to the original LR matts.
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Old October 6th, 2004, 10:44 AM
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I replaced mine with the expensive LR ones, I think they're worth it.
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Old October 6th, 2004, 12:23 PM
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Replaced my with the LR ones as well.

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Old October 6th, 2004, 03:02 PM
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I bought the replacement mats from Atlantic British, THey are okay... They fit perfect but are a little thin.
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Old October 6th, 2004, 03:56 PM
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Has anyone tried these mats?

http://www.weathertech.com/store/veh...d=0&f_opt_id=1
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Old October 6th, 2004, 08:06 PM
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Have the LR matts and like them.
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Old October 6th, 2004, 08:19 PM
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Am in the same boat - time to replace.
There is a continual E-bay seller from Brazil who sells LR mats.
I am not sure on the guy - rating not so high.
Sounds like LR is the way to go ??
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Old October 6th, 2004, 08:22 PM
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I would say so.
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Old October 6th, 2004, 08:44 PM
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I would love to get one of those extra heavy seatbox and footwell covers that I see advertised at wrightoffroad.com, only problem is that they havent molded up one for r380 gearbox tunnels yet.

I think the brazilian floormats are carpet arent they?
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Old October 6th, 2004, 09:59 PM
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get them from george at Rovers Down South. They're genuine and heavy duty, also not that expensive. Tell him i sent you. ;-)

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Old October 7th, 2004, 09:38 AM
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I use those thick restaurant floor mats, you know the ones with the holes? You can pick them up at home depot or lowes, possibly costco. I cut them to fit pretty good. What I like about them is snow/mud/dirt falls through to the floor and does not get in the way and most importantly, there is then airflow and water evaporates (or at least you know the floor is wet). They may not be pretty, but my truck is for fun and off road and the function is more important to me than the look of pretty floor mats (they may be more noisy, too, but I did not notice a difference--I have a used set of the rubber mats that I don't use to compare them to). My other truck has the pretty floor mats.
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Old October 7th, 2004, 10:41 AM
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Jason, I think I have those. Although they're very sturdy, they don't fit quite right. They're just a bit too narrow. I had to keep my old, original mats and placed these on top so I'd have full coverage. Oh, and the PS side needs to be cut down so it will fit under the AC.
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Old October 7th, 2004, 11:45 AM
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I say take your standard mat, trace it on a piece of flat rubber. Take those restaurant style mats with the holes, cut to same size and glue it down onto the flat rubber. Using only those hole mats still lets water seep underneath and stay there.

You get the right pattern and depth for all that water and crap. I do think, though, that those hole mats are too tall. Over 1/2 inch, right? Finding one at 1/2-inch would be perfect.

Finally, if you just want cheap carpet mats with rubber bottoms just get one of those commercial-type 3x5 mats and cut the pattern from originals. I'm looking at one I got at an outlet store, with a dark grey, tough fiber top and rubber lining. It would make a really great carpet set without the cheap cardboard bottoms that soak up water and crap out on you.

Really finally, you can use these for the load space. Just cut the three pieces and glue them together. Put velcro on the mats and the floor areas and they'll stay in place quite nicely. And it cost you next to nothing!
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Old October 7th, 2004, 06:51 PM
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Check out your local fabric store. I found some really good floor mat type stuff that cost me all of $15 to make to floor mates. I even had my wife sew on a vinyl trim piece. They look and work great and most importantly cost nothing. But I'm proudly cheap.
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Old November 29th, 2005, 07:44 PM
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What source would you suggest for the official LR matts? Daryl Scott
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Old November 29th, 2005, 09:43 PM
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Rovers North, or post in the wanted section...
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