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It's oh so quiet

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04 Jul 2018 19:14 #193968 by Lambert
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Hi all. For those who have removed their front carpet, does doing so make the car unbelievably loud? It's just it has taken me a quarter of an hours fafing about with a vacuum cleaner to get it clean enough to start cleaning it. Mostly it's hay and cat hair and gravel and dried mud ground into the carpets at the edges of the rubber mats. So to my logic abandoning the carpets and just having a rubber mat has to be easier to keep clean, unless it would make my ears bleed?

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04 Jul 2018 21:13 #193972 by S200KYS
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As soon as a buy a Suzuki (Vitara in the old days, or a) Jimny that's destined to go offroad, I whip the carpet out and bin it... as you say it's only going to get muddy / wet / hairy and smell over time...

Never noticed any more road noise?

Except for the drumming of a nice set of mud tyres.... ;)

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05 Jul 2018 04:06 #193980 by Lambert
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Nice one thanks. One step closer to a rally car!

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08 Jul 2018 23:05 #194121 by Darthblaker7474
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I've seen some of the South American-Made Jimnys have a rubber floor liner instead of carpet.
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09 Jul 2018 08:04 #194133 by kirkynut
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I wonder if lick up bed liner would make a difference to noise and be washable?

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10 Jul 2018 15:04 #194166 by OlaGB
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Bedliner, and a drain plug !

Just HP wash it and let it drain out itself haha

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