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Old 05-30-2022, 04:57 PM
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Car cover recommendations?

Anyone have a car cover recommendation for our old FJS?

Any reason why a pre 80s model wouldn't fit in a 91 car cover?

Ideas?
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Old 05-30-2022, 06:42 PM
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Sure it would, but who wants to leave it sit long enough to need a cover?
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Old 05-30-2022, 08:17 PM
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I use one of carcovers.com platinum shield car covers. I live in the North East so I get a good mix of conditions. All the other cheapo options last about a year until they're just worn out. The platinum shield one is much thicker than the knock-offs, like the look-a-like one on amazon, and I have not had any leakage problems around the seams. Also, mirror pockets are annoying and not needed.

Of course, a garage would be my preferred "cover".
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Old 06-10-2022, 10:52 PM
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I use a 7-layer SUV cover from ebay. Cant recall the seller/brand. The seams are sealed and I have used same style for several vehicles. My wagoneer stays in the garage, but I use it in there as well to protect it.


Same type of cover was used outside for several years on the wagoneer and on a cherokee years ago. They have a soft inner layer and are water proof within reason.
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