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Keep em 77 48.73%
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Old 10-25-2011, 08:57 AM   #1
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Mud Flaps

What do you think about mud flaps keep em/ toss em?
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Old 10-25-2011, 08:59 AM   #2
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http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd...laps-poll.html

This will help you!!
I still have mine on, but need to trim the front!!
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Old 10-28-2011, 03:55 PM   #3
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ITS A TRUCK !MUDFLAPS I DONT NEED NO STINKING MUDFLAPS
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Old 10-28-2011, 04:10 PM   #4
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You need them at full length so this doesn't happen to you:



Just remove the flaps before hitting the trail to avoid ripping them off.
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Old 10-28-2011, 04:26 PM   #5
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they look better off but they really protect your paint
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Old 10-28-2011, 05:33 PM   #6
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If you off road like I do, then they are going to break off as soon as you drop into a rut or get a load of mud on them (the weight will tear them off). The 2nd gen flaps are junk made of hard plastic. The first gen. flaps work fine, made of rubber!
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:25 PM   #7
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I've had a good 6lbs of mudd on my back flaps and they did not come off, even at highway speed. I did trim 3" off the fronts tho
X2, unless they are already hanging by just a thread, mud isn't taking them off.
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:25 PM   #8
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1st gen leave them if you have anything less than 33's. Just take them off when offroading.

2nd gen just take them off, they rub through the paint.
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:30 PM   #9
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I'm curious if any 2nd gen owners get different mudflaps tho?

I like the rally style flaps, flexible but block all the gunk.

Reason I say this, is I just put a lift, 33" tires and sliders on the truck. Mudflaps had to go to fit everything, and now whenever I wheel the sliders get CAKED with mud and muck. Same goes for when it snows...

So IMHO I want mudflaps back - just not the shitacular stock ones.
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I have different stock mud flaps.
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The law might be that you have to have them on. Be sure to check.
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Old 11-13-2011, 08:56 AM   #14
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Keep the flaps but trim them. I took 4" off the front & 1" off the rear.
Do they salt & sand the streets there like they do here?
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I agree with Trimming them
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Anyone seen any premade rubber ones for a newer Tacoma? Or any pics on some diy rubber ones?
Reno Tacoma makes them. http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd...-mudflaps.html
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Old 03-18-2012, 12:32 AM   #20
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You need them at full length so this doesn't happen to you:



Just remove the flaps before hitting the trail to avoid ripping them off.
all ican say is. most the shit at least on my taco get thrown pretty much right under mirror. not that far back.
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