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Old 01-08-2011, 09:41 AM   #1
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Tube steps yes or no

I plan on buying tube steps what u guys think but I'm still on the fence if I like them or not
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Old 01-08-2011, 09:47 AM   #2
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Depends on what you want them for.......

I have OEM running boards. I got them specifically to protecte my rocker panels & doors from dings. I also use them as a step to wash my roof/windows (I can't reach). Aside from that, I wanted fender-to-fender boards or else I wouldn't have 'em at all. I put double cab boards on my access cab. I like the look of tucked up running boards. I hate the looks of nerf bars or tube bars. That's me....

What are you using them for?
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Old 01-08-2011, 09:59 AM   #3
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I opted for step bars myself. I like the look better than the nerf bars and running boards but it really comes down to what YOU like. Take a look at some of the other pictures on this side and see what really jumps out at you.
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:09 AM   #4
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I kinda like the look Just not to sure and the guy that sold me his trd skid said he would sell the raptor tubes for 100$ I just don't know if I should pull the trigger on it
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:24 AM   #5
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Save time and $ and get some sliders. I sold my Factory steps and upgraded.
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:38 AM   #6
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If you like the tube step look then that's the way to go.

I prefer the running boards, because they are tight against the rockers and don't really stand out too much. I've got the black and silver thing going and they fit right in with that scheme and provide function as well.

And as mentioned earlier in the thread, they protect the side of the truck. And the plastic covering will not rust or chip, and that's important for me living the dream here in "Snohio".

I guess it's all about what works for you. That's what is so great about modding. Each owner can make their truck one-of-a-kind
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:38 AM   #7
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x2 on the sliders...
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:39 AM   #8
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if you got a family, yes on the oem steps
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Old 01-08-2011, 10:59 AM   #9
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Ahh sliderz those are tight ... Thanks guys For ur input
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Old 01-08-2011, 12:00 PM   #10
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The truck I just bought had factory tube steps on it. They have been leaning up in the corner of my garage since the night after I brought it home. I do have a family but I just think they look kinda goofy.
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Old 01-08-2011, 03:38 PM   #13
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Old 01-08-2011, 04:13 PM   #14
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NO!!!!

Tube steps are for pansies=P
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