License Plate Covers: 5 Best Selling Plate Covers

Personalized, state vanity, custom, and even hand-painted license plates are gaining in popularity because they allow you to express yourself and tell the world what you’re into or who your favorite sports team or race car driver is.

The choices are virtually endless.  Unfortunately, custom or personalized plates are not cheap.  I’m not saying they’re not worth it.  I’m just saying that you will want to protect them.  That’s where license plate covers come in.

You can spend the extra money on a custom plate and then guarantee that it will survive awhile for you and others to enjoy.  Plus, replacing a license plate cover when stones from a truck crack it, will be much cheaper than replacing your custom or personalized plate each time!

It is commonly the case that the best sellers of any item are also the best choices for purchase, because others have already done the research and you can take advantage of their experiences.

 

 

 

This article takes a look at the top 5 selling license plate covers to give you the information you need to make a quick decision.

 

Take a look and see if one of these covers is the right one for you?

 

#5 – Cruiser Accessories License Plate Covers: Model 72100 Clear ‘Bubble’ Shield

License Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 72100 Clear Bubble FrontGet the protection your custom license plate needs from the weather and flying debris with the Cruiser Accessories 72100 Clear Bubble License Plate Shield.  The bubble design extends away from your plate protecting it and keeping it clean and new looking. Take a look at some of its features:

  • UV protective acrylic coating prevents discoloration from the sun.
  • Easy-to install and fits all standard custom and vanity plates.
  • Plate cover extends away from the plate for added protection
  • This cover is lightweight with dimensions of 12 x 6 x 0.6 inches.

License Plate Covers Pros

  • Perfect and perfect price
  • Easy to install
  • Good protection from salty, cold, and wet
  • Make license plates look new

Cons

  • Cracks easily installingLicense Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 72100 Clear Bubble In Packaging
  • Thin material construction
  • Need long hardware to mount it

 

 

 









 

 

#4 – Cruiser Accessories 72200 Smoke ‘Bubble’ License Plate Shield

License Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 72200 Smoke Bubble FrontLike the clear version, the Cruiser Accessories 72200 Smoke Bubble License Plate Shield protects your plate, but has the added feature of an embedded smoke tint for that custom look.  Here are its main features.

  • UV protective acrylic coating and smoke tint prevents discoloration from the sun.
  • Easy-to install and fits all standard custom and vanity plates.
  • Plate cover extends away from the plate for added protection/
  • These license plate covers are lightweight with dimensions of 12.3 x 6.4 x 1.5 inches.

Pros

  • Looks greatLicense Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 72200 Smoke Bubble In Packaging
  • Not too light, not too dark
  • Gives my car a sleeker look
  • Easy to install

Cons

  • Not very durable
  • Thin and cheaply made
  • Barely tinted

 

 

#3 – Custom Accessories 92529 Smoke Flat License Plate Cover

License Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 92529 Smoke Flat Full ViewA Custom Accessories 92529 Smoke Flat license plate cover is a great way to protect your plate while adding some style to your vehicle.  Here are some of its features.

  • Adds style to your vehicle
  • Flat for better look
  • Easy to install
  • Durable and long lasting construction
  • Recommended for off-road use
  • It is very lightweight and has dimensions of 15 x 6 x 0.5 inches.

Pros

  • Just the right amount of tint
  • License plate number easily viewed
  • Well-made
  • Fits my license plate

Cons

  • Flat, not bubbled
  • Not as dark as I expected
  • Cover too thin

 

 

#2 – Cruiser Accessories 76100 Tuf-Shield Clear Flat License Plate Covers

License Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 76100 Tuf Shield Clear Flat FrontClear covers are very flexible in their use.  You can use them to protect a custom plate, but you can also use them for some personalized custom artwork in states where no front license plate is required.  Some folks even use them to paint their own logos and use stickers on the front of their car.  They even paint a background color on the other side to make the contrast better.  There are really an endless number of uses.  Cruiser Accessories 76100 Tuf-Shield flat license plate covers offer an unbreakable shield to protect your vanity/novelty plate from the elements.

  • Made from unbreakable polycarbonate, the clear, flat design will not break or shatter.
  • Cover contains a UV stabilizer to prevent discoloration
  • User-friendly installation
  • Life-time warranty against cracks or breakage
  • These covers are designed to fit all standard vanity/novelty license plates.
  • The cover is lightweight and has dimensions of 12 x 6 x 0.3 inches.

Pros

  • Very strong and durableLicense Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories 76100 Tuf Shield Flat In Packaging
  • Keeps salt and grime from ruining the plate
  • Very clear and looks great on the car

Cons

  • Doesn’t encase the plate for better protection

 

 

#1 – Cruiser Accessories Tuf-Shield Smoke Flat License Plate Cover

License Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories Tuf Shield Smoke FrontCruiser Accessories Tuf-Shield Smoke Flat License Plate Cover is a flat shield protector with a thin lip to better fit over flat and raised letters. Look at this Cruiser Accessories license plate cover’s features:

  • The smoke polycarbonate shield is unbreakable, providing better protection and long life.
  • It comes with a lifetime warranty against breakage.
  • This cover will fit any standard license plate.
  • It’s light weight and has dimensions of 12 x 6 x 0.2 inches.

Pros

  • Thin, sturdy, and low profileLicense Plate Covers Cruiser Accessories Tuf Shield Smoke In Package
  • Nice and dark on my car
  • Smoke tint adds a nice look
  • East to install

Cons

  • Possibly illegal in California
  • Probably need to buy longer screws
  • Can get water between the plate and the cover

 

 

License Plate Covers 

 

Many buyers also purchase Cruiser Accessories 81230 Locking Fasteners along with their new covers because they won’t rust and stain the cover.

Looking for more protection in a license plate cover?  WeatherTech makes very popular clear covers in black, chrome, and stainless that enclose your plate.  You can see them at WeatherTech ClearCover.

Looking for a license plate bracket?  Be sure and check out our articles No Drill License Plate Bracket: 4 Best No Drill License Plate Brackets and License Plate Bracket Front: New No Drill Options 2013.

 

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2 thoughts on “License Plate Covers: 5 Best Selling Plate Covers

  1. I’m looking for smoke completely flat license play cover. Not raised around screw holes. Can you help me here? Thanks, Mark

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