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TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket- A Tight Tailgate Seal

TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket- A Tight Tailgate Seal

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TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket

Seals the gaps around your tailgate from the elementsWorks with any tonneau cover, topper or lid.

  • Protect your cargo- seals tailgate gaps, keeping the inside of your truck bed clean and dry by sealing the gaps located around the tailgate.
  • Helps prevent dust, dirt, rain, and snow from getting into your truckbed.
  • Installed below the floor- protecting it from sliding cargo when loading and unloading.
  • Fits any tailgate- widest tape on the market. Large enough to seal big gaps, yet compressible enough for small ones.
  • Dimensions: 9-1/2' (long) x 1-1/8" (wide) x 5/8" (thick)
  • Best warranty in the industry.

30946- TrailSeal (Tailgate Seal) One Kit Fits All Pickups

30946 TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket- A Tight Tailgate Seal

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TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket- A Tight Tailgate Seal - 834532001583

Average Customer Rating:  4.4 out of 5 stars   (142 Customer Reviews)


I ordered the TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket for my 2022 Ford F-150 Platinum which has a power tailgate. The install took about 15 minutes and appears that it will do a good job of sealing out dust and snow. The kit had good instructions and contained more than enough material. After installation the tailgate closed and locked with a push of the button. When installing make sure you have everything lined up the way you want as the adhesive will not let you reposition the gasket.


I give an average simply because the fit of the tailgate on my Ranger is not good. Gaps are just to big. There are areas that the gasket just is not thick/deep enough to make a perfect seal. It did make a positive difference, still lets some water in.


Blocks about 80% of the dust. It is difficult to get a complete seal because of curves & gaps in the tailgate area (Toyota Tacoma 2018)

The seal is stable after a year with no problems. Keeps about 90 of the dust out. Tacoma 2018 4x4 long bed with diamondback cover.
Rand - 09/29/2021


I made the right choice. Took my time, watched a video,cleaned surfaces. All gaps on tailgate sealed.


Easy to install. Keeps out dust so my things don't get covered! Highly recommend!


If you have a spray in bed liner bottom seal is hard to install without tailgate twisting it when closing. Overall, I’m very satisfied with tail gate seal.


Very pleased with the weather stripping.


It worked and was easy to install. What more can you ask for.

It worked out pretty good. It still allowed some trail dust to get in but not enough to cause me worry. I suggest using this if you go on dusty roads.
Brian - 08/13/2022


Great product. Easy to apply and keeps the snow and dust out. Your results depend on you installing it in the correct place. Don't expect the instructions to tell you precisely where, as truck tailgate designs vary. Do it right, and it works.

Working as designed after 2 years installed
Jeffrey S - 11/11/2021


Great product. Very thick and stays on.


The seal works in most areas of the tailgate. However, it does not seal near the top of the tailgate. My truck is a 2012 Chevy and has a curved area near the top where the tailgate latches. So, there still is a gap where the seal does not mesh up with the closed tailgate. Wish the material were made model specific. I am going to monitor how much dust will enter the box.

Same for my 2011 F150, doesnt seal the top on either side of the tailgate.
-- comment by: Ben C - 05/19/2014


Product was delivered in a timely manner. Cleaned all contact spots with alcohol before installation. This was on a 2018 Ford F150. Installation took about 20 minutes. Seemed to stick very well. As with most all pickup beds, to get a tight fit I had to double up the product near the top corners of the tailgate. Will have to see how that sticks moving forward. Not sure why no one makes a tailgate seal that is model specific. I know I would personally pay more for such a product. That being said, this is the best product I could find and I am very pleased with it.

Still staying on. I would be willing to pay a bit more though for a seal that was custom made to fit my truck. The bottom and about 2/3s of the way up the sides fits very well. The remaining one third still had large gaps. Doubled and tripled the tape up and it is much better. Custom fit would be really nice. From reading reviews this is a issue with many models of trucks.
Gregory P - 11/19/2018


This is the widest one I could find. I was able to work with my dealership's auto body group to seal my 2019 Ford Ranger tailgate gap.

Has held up with no problems. Dont know why Ford didnt Ford the tailgate properly OEM?
Robert J - 10/01/2021


Customer service really good but shipping is a little slow not sure why

Still working great still sticks
Allen - 06/03/2022


Works well, needed more prep before installation, and a warmer day.

1 year later and this still works well. No rips or tears.
Cbrokenspur - 12/13/2021


I bought my Flip Top truck bed cover from you and have been absolutely satisfied with the product. It was easy to install and is easy to use. I've had numerous people comment about how good it looks and how easy it is to use. Thanks for your service and attention to quality. In the future, if I need another product for my truck, you will be the first stop for finding that a product.


This is the fourth truck that I have installed the tailgate sealer on. I have tried different products, but etrailer’s product seems to do the best job. The adhesive used on their product is superior ... it doesn’t slip out of place after extended opening and closing. Their product seems to be of a heavier rubber material and so far much more durable. While I haven’t abused it over an extended period of time, to date, I’m extremely satisfied with etrailer’s tailgate sealing product.


Nice product quality but it didn't seal the dust as I hoped.


Fits good. I was pleasantly surprised that it sealed what I considered a ridiculously large gap on my 2019 Ram tailgate. I am a little concerned that the bottom seal my pull off as I put things in and out of the box. Time will tell. Happy so far.


Time will tell, but the gasket and its adhesive seems to be of good quality. Due to the shape of the the 2021 Ram tailgate area, I was not able to seal any of the 4 corners... but hopefully got enough sealed to greatly reduce dust/water intrusion. Again, time will tell. I had about 18 inches left when done, so don't make any "big" mistakes.


Hello George,

Thank you for
taking the time to contact me. The TailSeal is still firmly attached. I followed the installation instructions to the letter and it has not failed. My only disappointment is it does not keep all dust from entering the bed.

I rarely go on gravel but it is occasionally necessary in Iowa. Dust comes into the bed about a foot from the tail gate. I did not expect the product to correct Ram's design flaw but hoped for an improvement. It improved but didn't eliminate the flaw. Still, given the price, I would purchase again. I'll just not set an uncovered cake within a foot or two of the gate. I don't like crunchy cake. Also, I don't use my truck for business. I'm a gentleman pickup owner, whatever that is.

Again, I do truly appreciate customer service and etrailer is a fine example of it.


We bought this product for our other truck which had a tonneau cover on it. Once we installed the TrailSeal tailgate gasket, we had no more dust or dirt in the bed of the truck. It makes it really nice when you travel, to not get items in the back dirty. We had told others about this product - it's just amazing!


Seals out wind and water.I bought this product when purchasing a bed cover,but waited to install the tailgate seal. The bed cover is a flat style and when I hit highway speeds would start to tent in the center. After installing the tailgate seal,the cover stays where its supposed to.Sealing the tailgate has also almost eliminated tailgate rattle when hitting offroad.The only downside is that it takes a little more effort to close the gate but no tenting of cover and tailgate rattle is well worth the extra umph it takes.


Solid product -easy to install- adhesive has held up well.


TailSeal work great dealing up gaps between the tail and body.
Would recommend to everyone with a pickup.

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    There is more than enough material to run the gasket around the tailgate on your 2009 Chevy Silverado. The piece of gasket in the kit is 9-1/2 feet long. The width of the material is 1-1/8 inch. The thickness is 5/8 inch, but is very compressible.
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    The TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket, item # 834532001583, is 114 inches long 1-1/8 inches wide, and 5/8 inches thick. This seal is made of 1 continuous piece that covers the gap from one side of the truck to the other.
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    While you can install the TrailSeal Tailgate Gasket- A Tight Tailgate Seal # 834532001583 in colder weather the ideal temperature range to apply 3M tape is in the neighborhood of 60 or 70 degrees. Installing it in colder weather may lead to a weaker bond so if possible I recommend holding off until the temperature rises to install the seal.
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