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''Arm rest mod''

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by GSD, Mar 3, 2011.

  1. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:25 PM
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    GSD

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    I am looking for some ideas on changing the ugly ass material on my arm rests front and back. Leather would work but looking for other interesting ideas. Thanks!
     
  2. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:30 PM
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    focotacoma

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    Im getting there......
    aligator skin........????

    but on a serious note..... i have some neoprene you could have
     
  3. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:31 PM
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    ColtsTRD

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  4. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    pinktaco808

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    get some velour or suede
     
  5. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    toyotatacomaTRD

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  6. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:44 PM
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    GSD

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    are those carbon fiber kits hard to work with? I like the neoprene idea as well.
     
  7. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:45 PM
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    island808

    island808 Me l've got brains.

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    can it be stripped and painted?
     
  8. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:46 PM
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    stevenstaco

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    1.5 aal,Tacomaworld sticker,Blacked out tail lights,bhlm,.dumped exhaust,relocated 7 pin ,rear diff breather mod,bed lights,hella 500s behind the grill,plastidipped lower vallance,mag light mod,debadged,black billit grill,bedmat mod,airaid intake,vynil armrests and back rests,tailgate theft mod, ipod interface,backseat cargo mod,front 5100s
    i used a vynil i found at a fabric store it was 12 bucks for 2 yards it matches the top of the doors vinyl 006.jpg

    vinyl 002.jpg

    vinyl 007.jpg

    vinyl 004.jpg

    vinyl 005.jpg
     
  9. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:49 PM
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    GSD

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    steve that looks great matches super well.
     
  10. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    it looks better without the camera flash:D
     
  11. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    MJonaGS32

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    This is what I used to match my WO seat covers
     
  12. Mar 3, 2011 at 10:04 PM
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    island808

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    Nice, I might do something like that.
    What's with your back seats? build a platform and take out the seats?
     
  13. Mar 3, 2011 at 10:05 PM
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    third post on this thread has a link to step by step process.
     
  14. Mar 4, 2011 at 12:15 AM
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  15. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:29 AM
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    Thanks for the suggestions everyone
     
  16. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:38 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    I like this best out of all the other options. Time to do this shit! Spring project number 3.....right after spring project number 2-URD SS install & project number 1-wiring up my Hellas which I already have all the parts for..........
     
  17. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:41 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    Rep to you on the material choice...that was me that hit the rep button before putting in comment, doh.
     
  18. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:45 AM
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    NelsonTacoma

    NelsonTacoma This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

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    Just make sure you repair the seams in the plastic beneath the material while you have it out. This is how I did it.

    Here's where it cracks.
    [​IMG]

    Here's how I fixed it. Plastic welding.
    [​IMG]
     
  19. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:49 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    ooo, I'll look out for that. Don't know that they are cracked now but thanks for heads up..........
     
  20. Mar 4, 2011 at 5:51 AM
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    NelsonTacoma

    NelsonTacoma This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

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    You'd know if they were cracked. My elbow would sink whenever I leaned too hard on it. I even did the pass side door even though it wasn't broken, just as a preventative measure.
     
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