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WeatherTech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector

WeatherTech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector

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Protect your car, truck or SUV from flying debris with this easy-to-install deflector. Attach with either automotive tape or fasteners that use existing holes in your vehicle's hood to prevent paint chips and bug stains. 1-800-940-8924 to order WeatherTech bug deflector part number WT50266 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all WeatherTech products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for WeatherTech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector. Bug Deflector reviews from real customers.
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WeatherTech Bug Deflector - WT50266

  • Smoke
  • WeatherTech
  • Hood Guard
  • Medium Profile

Protect your car, truck or SUV from flying debris with this easy-to-install deflector. Attach with either automotive tape or fasteners that use existing holes in your vehicle's hood to prevent paint chips and bug stains.


Features:

  • Protects hood from chips and bug stains
  • Constructed of aerospace-grade acrylic
    • Virtually indestructible
    • Scratch resistant
  • Mounts easily with either 3M automotive tape or under-the-hood fasteners
  • Made in the USA
  • Limited lifetime warranty


50266 Weather Tech Easy-On Stone and Bug Deflector Shield

Installation Details WT50266 Installation instructions

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Video Transcript for WeatherTech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector Review

Speaker 1: Today we're going to be taking a look at the WeatherTech line of Easy-0n Stone Deflector and Bugs Shields. Now here's a look at one of the Easy-0n Bug Deflectors installed. Now these do a great job of following along exactly with the contours of your truck. And they can offer you a lot of protection for that paint up here on the leading edge. You can see it's kind of unique on our Tundra here. The way it really comes up, comes over, it's not blocking any of the ventilation here on the top of the hood.

And still helps to maintain a really good look while giving us a lot of protection.Now, just like on our Tundra here, all of these are designed to be an exact fit for your vehicle, so we're not just taking a universal piece of plastic and trying to bend it and flex it and make it work. This has been designed exactly, just like WeatherTech floor mats, they get an exact map of the front of the vehicle and they can help to ensure that it's going to fit each and every time.Now with this Easy-On system, installation is going to be very, very quick. In our case, it took us maybe five minutes. Two of those we're just cleaning the surface to make sure it was ready. Each application is going to be a little bit different, but generally if we look through the reviews and everything, think five to fifteen minutes is really going to be all the time you need to spend on it.Now to help that installation along, this is going to be, again, custom design, so this hole that's in this tab lined up perfectly with an already existing hole in the bottom side of our hood.

Now some people have given a few complaints about these. They call them screws, but basically what this is is it's just like a push pin fastener. So the outside is going to go in and then you'll push that center in, you really don't have to turn it with a screwdriver or anything like that. Eventually when it is all the way flush like this, you could continue to turn it. So it's not exactly like a screw in that it's threaded, so keep that in mind.

Some people have commented that they don't like the way these fasteners hold and they'll replace that center section with a steel, stainless steel screw of their own. It's kind of going to be up to you, but in our case anyway, on this Tundra, it seems to work out really well.Now also, you can see right along this bottom edge here, most applications you're going to have the double sided foam tape. That gives us a great hold. So while we're traveling down the highway, we don't have to worry about wind getting underneath here and lifting it up or causing any flex.Now, each of their deflectors are made from an aerospace grade acrylic. Acrylic is a very, very durable material.

They say this is something that's virtually indestructible and it's also really good at resisting scratches. And that's going to complete our look at the WeatherTech line of Easy-0n Stone Deflector and Bug Shields.


Customer Reviews

WeatherTech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector - WT50266

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (265 Customer Reviews)

Protect your car, truck or SUV from flying debris with this easy-to-install deflector. Attach with either automotive tape or fasteners that use existing holes in your vehicle's hood to prevent paint chips and bug stains.

by:

It's a great bug deflector
Only thing
was I had to get longer plastic snaps to hold it onto the hood
But a year later it's still on and going strong



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Chevrolet Silverado

Looks great, easy to install...however, the fastening clips provided are way too short and wouldn't work on my truck. They couldn't grip once inserted and wouldn't hold the weight of shield when I attempted to insert the screws no matter what I tried to do. I searched my local Napa, a local body shop ,and my mechanic to find a longer clip that would hold, no one had any longer that would fit in the 3/8 inch holes of my hood. Its a brand new truck and I sure as hell wasn't going to try to drill the holes larger. I ended up at a hardware store and bought dry wall hangers that supported 3/4 inch #8 screws that did the job. I know I have a great warranty on this item and it should last as long as I own the truck, but come on Weathertech, let's get some fasteners that work for a Silverado. I know this isn't the first complaint about the crappy fasteners. If they had worked, I would have given it a five star rating.



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Ordered for father's day. Worked out good. Thank you.



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2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

The bug deflector was a little difficult to install to begin with, but once everything was lined up and in place went on with no problems. Covers everything it needs to in order to protect your vehicle with a petty low profile. Time will tell how well it protects.



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I think they were well made.



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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

very nice product ,very please


Comments
I love it
Rick - 06/07/2019


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2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Excellent value.



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love them!! east to instell!!



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Weather Tech products are great fit and finish. Etrailer shipped my bug shield order out quickly and arrived undamaged. This is not my first order from Etrailer. I’ve bookmarked their web page and they are one of my vendors of choice when I need something for our RV.


Comments
After a year on the vehicle and a lengthy camping trip last season. The bug deflector still looks like new. I’ll also add I noticed my class C RV drives down the road better. I think because the deflector is causing less wind to build up under the front cap and windshield.
Russell - 05/20/2022

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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Great quality, good fit overall…BUT, once again WeatherTech is “cheaping out” on their fasteners! Those ridiculous plastic push pin type fasteners DO NOT inspire confidence at all…the etrailer installation video acknowledged this. Come on WeatherTech…these things are IMPORTANT!!



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Perfect fit & easy to install. Start to finish maybe 20 minutes. Love it.
Joe


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Its been working out great. Installed on our Ford E-450 Super Duty motorhome. Extremely easy to install and very satisfied with unit.
Ferdinand W - 07/26/2021

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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


The deflector itself is of good quality but the mounting hardware (plastic) sucks and caused me to engineer my own fasteners.

I would NOT purchased from Weather Tech again and believe etrailer should stop selling their products… The provided (4) fasteners have what felt like plastic, very finely threaded, undersized screws. In order to install the fasteners you have to apply a significant amount of pressure to the screw head. Three of the four screws just slid into the fastener and did not enlarge the buried section of the fastener enough to secure the bug shield to the hood (to the point that the hood would not even latch because the bug shield was held on so loosely). I tried several other of my own fasteners with varied results. I finally found some screws that were about 2-3 times the diameter and had much more aggressive threads. I had to cut them down to size and file the ends smooth. When I applied pressure to these screws the fastener sunk to the correct depth and the screws were large enough to cause the buried portion to spread out and anchor the bug shield to the hood. Surprise! The hood now closed properly at this point and the shield felt like it was attached solidly. From start to finish I spent about two hours trying various fasteners. At one point I considered drilling new holes in the bug shield and using screws and washers to attach it, but I was so frustrated with the installation that I was strongly considering returning the product. I eventually put two and two together and figured out the issue was the provided incorrect size, plastic screws that weren't working. Once I replaced them with the thicker screw with larger threads it all came together.


Comments
I will have the manufacturer reach out to you.
-- Etrailer Expert Jenny N - 12/21/2021

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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Had this bug deflector for a year now. Very happy with it. Easy to install yourself using existing parts on the stock truck. Better than the adhesive only on other brands. Solid and looks great.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Nice quality! No fading, discoloration or cracking. On long trips pulling a trailer very helpfull with cutting down insects strikes to my windshield.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Can't wait to install this 3 piece stone and bug shield deflector on my truck. It arrived quick and well packed and appeared to be in great condition.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Very easy to install.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Fit perfectly! Except shipping box need to be stronger. Easy to install and made in the USA.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


2018 Toyota Rav4 Adventure. Item arrived quickly! The shipping box was damaged but the defector inside was fine. The product was described as on the website.
Only complaint really is with WeatherTech they are know for great products but screw up in other areas. They shrink wrap the defector and they really need to cover it before doing that because mine had a few scratches. The next things is the plastic fastener screws are too cheap and break and need to be longer.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


I am so happy with my Weather Tech Bug Shield. Shipping was quick and installation was easy. It fits like a glove on my motor home and looks terrific. I would definitely order again for any of my needs. Thank you!



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


As expected; the self tapping screws are not going in easy



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Item arrived quickly and was as described. Only complaint was that the plastic fastener screws were either too short or too cheap because they wouldn't "catch" in the fasteners. I substituted my own screws and then it was a breeze. That isn't etrailer.com's fault though. Everything on their end was great!



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


Etrailer did your job,except shipping.
A
package this size should not be sent USPS even if it does not weigh that much.
Package took almost a month to receive.
Oh yeah make sure you have correct zip code.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


This bug shield was easy to install. The installation instructions were clear and easy to understand. This bug shield has met all my expectations after two summers of Arizona heat & over 10,000 miles.



by: 07/27/2021

Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


They went on easily just need to make sure the hood will stay in the open position. Have not had the shield on the road yet.



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Review from a similar Easy-On in Bug Deflector


I was a bit wary that this would fit my truck, but it fit perfectly! I did buy extra dots in case the ones that are supplied slide off from heat or aren’t enough to stop wind vibration against the hood. Install video found online said to predrill holes, but directions sheet didn’t mention it. It was definitely necessary.


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  • Weather Tech Stone and Bug Shield Deflector for 2010 Dodge Ram 2500
    The Weather Tech Easy-On Stone and Bug Shield Deflector # WT50192 is a confirmed fit for select model years of the Dodge/Ram 1500 series. For a 2010 model year 2500 series pickup the Weather Tech part confirmed to fit is item # WT50205. This guard is made of tough aerospace-grade acrylic, it is USA-made and it carries a limited lifetime warranty.
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