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09 smoked to BHLM swap

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jhodge83, Jun 10, 2009.

  1. Jun 10, 2009 at 11:52 AM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 [OP] Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    a before pic.....
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    a midway pic for comparison.....
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    and a final pic.....
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    not the best pics, but everyone can see the difference in the smoked 09 lights compared to the BHLM's. on a side note, if anyone wants to do the BHLM and an AP bumper, do the lights earlier b/c it is a bitch to get that bottom headliht bolt out w/ this bumper on...even more than the stock. i had to remove the fog lights in order to twist my arm around and get that bolt out. worth the effort, but still a bitch to do. now i've got to clean up the 09's box them up, and ship them to PR for a fellow member that swapped w/ me
     
  2. Jun 10, 2009 at 12:38 PM
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    jdkeller

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  3. Jun 10, 2009 at 12:56 PM
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    Congrats, looks great!
     
  4. Jun 10, 2009 at 12:58 PM
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    nice work!!! Looks great man


    Can you take a pic at night with ur lights on, driver view and side/front view? I would like to see that
     
  5. Jun 10, 2009 at 2:01 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?

    i can do that, but i dont have the big lights wired up yet....thats next on my list. i can do one w/ the fogs and brights on though....lemme know what u want
     
  6. Jun 10, 2009 at 2:51 PM
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    MotoTacoma

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  7. Jun 10, 2009 at 2:56 PM
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  8. Jun 10, 2009 at 2:57 PM
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    wait until the big doggz are hooked up.... :D
     
  9. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:12 PM
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    wat?
    haha...will do. hope to get them going before the my OBX trip on the 20th. got that wiring, tint, and a .5" block will made me left to do. the tint will definately be the bitch of the three
     
  10. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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  11. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:15 PM
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    Hey Jamie can I have one of your old HL?
     
  12. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:17 PM
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    wat?
    sorry man...both have been spoken for a few weeks
     
  13. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:19 PM
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    awe man. Ok. Can you keep your eye out for one?
     
  14. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:41 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    one 09 smoked one or a regular 05-08 one?
     
  15. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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    05-08. I just need a practice HL
     
  16. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:06 PM
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    tacoholic

    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    I'm partial to the stock smoke but BHLM looks pretty good here.
     
  17. Jun 10, 2009 at 5:29 PM
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    wat?
    man up and do it!!! lol. i was the same way when i did them on the 07 and it was easy besides the gut feeling when sticking them in the oven

    i got a good look at it this afternoon and it really ties in the black of the bumper. next thing will be to black out the grey grille center
     
  18. Jun 10, 2009 at 6:54 PM
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    tacoholic

    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    Yea, that's why it looks good here. But if you take a white one or SWB :)rolleyes:) and change it from smoked to BHLM with black bumpers where the tails are still stock smoked (cause CA won't let you black 'em out) then it'll look kinda odd.
     
  19. Jun 10, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    AFButters

    AFButters Rigger, Please!!

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  20. Jun 10, 2009 at 8:08 PM
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    wat?
    mines bigger:D 8.5" daystars...lol
     
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