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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the X-Treme Gate?

The X-Treme Gate Slide-Out Truck Bed Extender is unparalleled in the automotive industry.  It’s the only compact bed extender on the market that does not need to be removed or rearranged prior to loading your cargo and deploys or stows in seconds.  Its streamlined design is about 2” thick!  The X-Treme Gate Slide-Out Truck Bed Extender will give you up to 10 square feet of additional cargo space.  

Best of all, It’s there when you need it and completely out of the way when you don’t. 

How does the X-Treme Gate work?

To deploy the X-Treme Gate "Slide-Out" Truck Bed Extender (see user guide);

  1. Open the tailgate and pull the extending panels out of the housing (to the rear like a drawer). 

  2. Lift the side panels to a vertical position. 

  3. Lift/rotate the panels up and forward until the end panels rest on the housing. 

  4. Pull the spring loaded sliding portion of the retainer clip to the rear and slide the retainer clip hole over the retainer/striker post and release the clip. 

  5. Repeat on the other side.  

  6. To stow, reverse the steps


How or when can I purchase the X-Treme Gate?

Available now!  Just click on "SHOPPING" and follow instructions on this page. 


How long will the X-Treme Gate last?

The X-Treme Gate Slide-Out Truck Bed Extender is built to last.  It’s made of UV treated composite plastic, aluminum alloy, and stainless steel which makes it light and durable. 


Where can I purchase the X-Treme Gate?

Just click on "SHOPPING" and follow instructions on this page.


What is the maximum load I can transport with the X-Treme Gate?

Pickup trucks have specific weight limits for their tailgates while under way.  See your owner’s manual for your specific vehicle’s tailgate load limit.  In the stowed position, the X-Treme Gate "Slide-Out" Truck Bed Extender is designed to support over 1,000lbs. (so you may roll that road hog over it).  In the deployed position the X-Treme Gate "Slide-Out" Truck Bed Extender is designed to support over 250lbs., exceeding most all manufacturer’s "under way" tailgate load capacities (please refer to your owners manual for specific weight limits for your tailgate).


How long does it take to install the X-Treme Gate?

The X-Treme Gate can be installed in about 1 hour using a drill gun, phillips head bit, marker, measuring tape, and optional jig saw and 1/8" sheet metal drill bit (for pilot holes).  The installation guide is the most comprehensive guide. 


What should I do if dirt gets into the joints?

Simply rinse off the X-Treme Gate with a water hose. If you want, you can apply silicone lubricant after it dries.


What should I do if the X-Treme Gate does not slide out smoothly from the housing?

If the X-Treme Gate does not slide out smoothly, slide out the X-Treme-Gate and rinse out the inside of the housing as well as the end panel with a water hose nozzle. Then apply silicone lubricant on the rollers after it dries.


What should I do to maintain the X-Treme Gate?

In order to maintain your X-Treme Gate, keep the joints as clean as possible and well lubricated. For a sheen; you may apply the vinyl protect ant of your choice to the panels.

 


 
     
 

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