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anyone done this?? pics??

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by DIVERMAN, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:03 PM
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    DIVERMAN

    DIVERMAN [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hey all, been thinking about blacking out the lower center section my front bumper. from what i have read, the sticker is a PITA. so i'm left with spray paint black or i'm thinking about spray on bedliner. kind of leaning towards the bed liner. give it a more rugged look. anyone done this? post some pics!
     
  2. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:07 PM
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    jhodge83

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

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    wat?
    just tape off the sides, prep, spray...shouldnt be that bad
     
  3. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:08 PM
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    ColtsTRD

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    Photos by Cmack :)
     
  4. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    blackwatertaco

    blackwatertaco If you ain't stuck, You ain't tryin hard enough.

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    Looks perty sweet.
     
  5. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:29 PM
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    LBPtaco

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    it was really easy. to be sure the paint stuck good i scuffed it up a bit with sand paper. it held up good till i took my bumper off

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  6. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:31 PM
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    blackwatertaco

    blackwatertaco If you ain't stuck, You ain't tryin hard enough.

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    :eek::eek: Looks like you have a camber issue...LOL
     
  7. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:32 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    ^^ that is some sweet camber on the passenger side
     
  8. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:34 PM
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    ColtsTRD

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    I posted up in the XR section looking for one but nobody's PM'd me yet :(
     
  9. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:34 PM
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    hahahaha yeah, just a bit. busted UCA, it turned out to be a real fun day!
     
  10. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:35 PM
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    x2 :eek:
     
  11. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:47 PM
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    Mine is vinyl wrapped. As well as my fenders. I like it and it stays on even on off road trips.

    Lower Bumper
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    Fenders
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  12. Mar 10, 2010 at 9:48 PM
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    Very nice!!! ^^^
     
  13. Mar 10, 2010 at 10:00 PM
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    Sold!
    I painted my center bumper with a textured paint. It is very similar to bed liner but it sprays on a lot easier and evenly. I have also used this same paint on my grille emblem and pinch welds and have absolutely no chipping. This stuff holds up well! I am going to use this paint on a few other things that need a good tough/durable paint.

    Here's my how to: http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/52134-painted-my-center-bumper.html#post930588

    Rust-Oleum Multi Color Textured Paint (also comes in black)
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  14. Mar 11, 2010 at 1:08 PM
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    DIVERMAN

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    thanks for all the help fella's! :thumbsup: as soon as i return from work, i'm going to do it, with either duplicolor spray on bed liner (i've used it before) or the textured paint from rustoleum. thanks again!
     
  15. Mar 11, 2010 at 3:13 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    The vinyl wasn't really that bad. Took an hour or so. And it's easy to remove if I get tired of it.

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  16. Mar 11, 2010 at 3:29 PM
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    DIVERMAN

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    thanks KPT! i'll keep that in mind.still gonna be a day or so b/f i get home. still thinking about it.
     
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