1995-2023 Toyota Tacoma Bed Channel Stiffeners | Pair


  • Some drilling is required
  • Factory Bed Bolt uses a T-55 & D-Ring uses a T-40 to remove
  • Powder coated Textured Black

This item has a 2-4 week lead time.


The Rago Fabrication Toyota Tacoma Bed Stiffeners solve a known problem that Tacoma's acquire over time. If you have a camper shell, bed rack, or use your Tacoma to off-road frequently, the rear sheet metal channels are known to crack over time because of added stress and weight to the vehicle. Our bed stiffeners will strengthen the bed of your truck and do not interfere with your stock bed mat.

Our brackets mount on the bottom using existing bolt holes and to the side of the bed with (3) 1/2" bolts which requires drilling. The brackets come finished in a hammer black powder coat for durability and resistance to weather. The installation is easily completed within a half an hour. These fit 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Generation Tacomas across all trims levels.

These mounts are NOT compatible with bed extenders. 

Modification may be required if you have a plastic bed liner.

Please Note: During installation it's important to use a Step Bit (Unibit) to prevent cracking, rather than a regular Drill Bit.


  • Made in the USA
  • Some drilling is required
  • Factory Bed Bolt uses a T-55 & D-Ring uses a T-40 to remove
  • Powder coated Textured Black
  • Sold as pair- Driver and Passenger side

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including silica, crystalline, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.


Install Guide

Customer Reviews

Based on 88 reviews
Steven Schaefer (Tempe, AZ)

Very nice part, minimal intrusion into the bed and the best part is that the entire thing and all the hardware are Stainless Steel !!! So no rust in the bed.


Quality product

Joshua Bailey (Bay Minette, AL)
Easy Install

Install was straight forward and simple to do. The stiffeners look good and seek to work as intended when doing the test shown in the install video.

Thanks Joshua!
We appreciate the support!!

John McLeod (Brentwood, TN)

Getting Camper Shell for 2020 Toyota Tacoma short bed. Watched multiple YouTube videos about Bed Stiffeners and was guided to Rago. Very nice looking and sturdy. Easy install and BAD ASS looking. Can't wait to get the camper shell on now. I ordered and got the Stiffeners the next day. That is when I realized they were based in AZ. Got to buy the mounting plates for my axe and shovel soon. Appreciate the awesome product. SOLID!!

Thanks John! We truly appreciate the time taken to leave us an awesome review! Our shipping is super quick it also does help you're here in AZ! :)

Tommy Partyka (Coeur d'Alene, ID)

Bought these bed stiffeners for my RTT and was so impressed by the quality I had to buy the mounting plates for my axe and shovel! Excited to have them come in! Great company

Hey there Tommy,
We're so happy to hear this! Thanks for the awesome review, we really appreciate the time taken to give us a review!

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