How to Remove Plastic Bedliner
If you have a plastic bedliner in your truck and you want to remove it, there are some steps you’ll want to take to protect your vehicle. Some people remove plastic bedliner when they want to clean underneath. You might also need to remove the plastic bedliner if you are ready to upgrade to a spray-in bedliner. Either way, get yourself prepared with a few hand tools and some help from a friend.
Remove Plastic Bedliner StepsHere are the steps to take when you are ready to remove plastic bedliner.
- Open your tailgate and crawl into the bed. Find the Phillips-head screws located around the liner. These secure it to the bed. You should find them along the top of the bed rail plus around the perimeter of your tailgate.
- Make sure you unscrew all of them both on the bedliner and on the tailgate liner. You’ll need a Phillips-head screwdriver to accomplish this.
- Lift your tailgate liner off the truck with your hands. Place it off to the side where it is safe.
- Push your side panels on the bedliner together with your hands. These will be the areas closest to the tailgate. Have your friend help you lift the bedliner out of the truck’s bed through the tailgate hole.