No. The cover wraps over the tailgate for security and weather resistance.
The Classic has a 3-year warranty on workmanship and materials. 1-year warranty on hardware.
The Classic is weather resistant. The design of the cover goes over the bed caps and a double bulb seal on the underside is designed to help keep moisture out of your bed.
The cover is strong and durable enough to handle any snow load. We do not have a load rating but common sense goes a long way when determining what the cover can handle.
It is not recommended to drive with the cover in the open positions or tied down. This puts pressure directly on the front hinges and has been known to break the rivets in the plate.
The light is charged with lights similar to watch batteries. Simply remove the two screws, unhinge the back plate and replace the batteries.