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4WD badges

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by drew02a, Jul 1, 2009.

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Paint 4 black or try to leave it red?

Poll closed Jul 31, 2009.
  1. All Black

    33 vote(s)
    47.8%
  2. Red "4"

    36 vote(s)
    52.2%
  1. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:51 AM
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    drew02a

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    I got some RAV4/ Tundra 4WD badges since I removed my 4x4 mudflaps. I'm going to paint them black like my other badges, but should I try to keep the "4" red or just do the whole thing black?

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  2. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:58 AM
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    Padilla1880

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    Paint them black! I got some black chrome TRD Badges, wasn't like the whole black chrome look so shot the TRD part with some black and left the flags black chrome.
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  3. Jul 1, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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    drew02a

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    Oh, there definitely going to be black, just not sure if they'll be ALL black. I like your TRD badge. Did you just tape off the stripes?
     
  4. Jul 1, 2009 at 7:03 AM
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    Padilla1880

    Padilla1880 "Let's Ride!"

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    Thanks! Yea i taped them off. Keep the "4" red, makes it pop!
    Post up some pics when you get them painted :thumbsup:
     
  5. Jul 1, 2009 at 8:10 AM
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    spearhead

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  6. Jul 1, 2009 at 9:16 AM
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    I would keep the "4" red.


    If you don't end up liking it for whatever reason, paint it black. Once you go black, you cant go back.
     
  7. Jul 1, 2009 at 9:17 AM
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    drew02a

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    Very true
     
  8. Jul 1, 2009 at 10:06 AM
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    EquinsuOcha

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    Leave the 4 red. Has an old school look to it.
     
  9. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:11 AM
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    Dark Knight

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    damn good idea... didnt think of painting mine black. I like the 4 red though
     
  10. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:15 AM
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    drew02a

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    It might be easier to paint the hole thing black, then go back and repaint the 4 because getting a good taping in that recessed area will be a bitch.

    Or I could paint it white?
     
  11. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:27 AM
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    Dark Knight

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    tape and use an exacto knife, then press into corners
     
  12. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:36 AM
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    Padilla1880

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    Reason why I left the flags Black Chrome. Maybe a paint pen would come in handy here. Hmmm....
     
  13. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:50 AM
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    drew02a

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    I don't know why I didn't think of that :smack:
     
  14. Jul 1, 2009 at 11:57 AM
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    red 4 would look pretty bad ass with the WD black
     
  15. Jul 1, 2009 at 12:01 PM
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  16. Jul 1, 2009 at 2:30 PM
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  17. Jul 1, 2009 at 3:19 PM
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  18. Jul 1, 2009 at 4:10 PM
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    drew02a

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    Cool, you've got dibs. I'll PM you after I'm done painting the others.
     
  19. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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    Sounds like a plan. Thanks!
     
  20. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:28 PM
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    Keep the 4 red. :D
     
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