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2011 grill differs how?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by sofiasdad11, Apr 16, 2011.

  1. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:24 PM
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    sofiasdad11

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    hey all, recently purchased an '11 double-cab taco and understand the grill is slightly different than previous years model. any idea if this pertains to the main top section or the lower or the "wings" or hood scoop? being as this is my first taco i am unsure and am looking for a grill but have found limited options for the new model. thanks for any info!!!
     
  2. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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    If I am correct, the 11 grilles have sort of a "honeycomb" section. I remember seeing pictures of a 10 and 11 side by side. I am not sure if that's what your asking but I'll see what I can find to help!
     
  3. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:28 PM
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    Take a look at this.

    2011 grille comparison.jpg
     
  4. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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    [​IMG]
    Here is an 11

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    Here is a '10. You can see a slight variation with the bar across the grille and the actual grille - again the "honeycomb" is visible in the 11.
     
  5. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:32 PM
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    Congrats on your new Taco btw!
     
  6. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:34 PM
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    the older grille looks better.
     
  7. Apr 16, 2011 at 12:41 PM
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    Really? I like the new style, however, I bet it is a pain to wax.
     
  8. Apr 16, 2011 at 2:32 PM
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    The honeycomb is plastic, so no waxing. I prefer the look of the 11' Grill much better. I replaced my chrome with a color matched 2011. I really like how it looks.
     
  9. Apr 16, 2011 at 2:40 PM
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    x2, got rid of the chrome grille on my '07 with a color matched '11. I like the 2011 look much better.
     
  10. Apr 16, 2011 at 2:43 PM
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    Awesome news. Then I say I like the 2011 more!
     
  11. Apr 16, 2011 at 5:01 PM
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