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BAMF Lightbar

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by ThomasMore66, Mar 26, 2013.

  1. Mar 26, 2013 at 7:08 PM
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    ThomasMore66

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    I'm a little new to the forum, but I've quickly become convinced that LED is the way to go. I just placed an order for a BAMF behind-the-grill light bar with the LED extensions. I have a 2013 TRD OR and I'm just curious if anyone else has had to relocated the horns or the cooler in front of the radiator in order to accommodate lights.

    Also, have you had any vibration with your LED mounted on the down-bars?

    Pics are always nice...
     
  2. Mar 26, 2013 at 7:10 PM
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    JLee

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    I'm pretty sure you will need to relocate both to run LED's but I'm not totally sure where they are on the 2012+
     
  3. Mar 26, 2013 at 7:25 PM
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    ThomasMore66

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    I decided there was only so much guessing I could do. Just buy it.
     
  4. Mar 26, 2013 at 7:26 PM
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    claymore

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    Had one for a while now. There is no vibration issues, and I have a few hung on there. I did move my horns.

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  5. Mar 26, 2013 at 8:12 PM
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    ThomasMore66

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    Whose afraid of the dark? So you put the horns on the bar...I was thinking I could reverse them.
     
  6. Mar 26, 2013 at 8:25 PM
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    claymore

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  7. Mar 26, 2013 at 8:35 PM
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    Thats looks awesome! Why i'm i just seeing this. I like the idea of turning the LED brackets :thumbsup:
     
  8. Mar 27, 2013 at 4:31 AM
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    It was the only way I could make it fit right. Thanks!:cool:
     
  9. Mar 27, 2013 at 5:01 AM
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    ThomasMore66

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    I hadn't thought of turning the bars either! So, now I'm psyched. I need the BAMF bar in my hot little hands so I can finalize the install. I still don't have the LED's, but I have lots of ideas. I figure once I start putting pieces together clarity will come. If not, I'll add some alcohol and then I'm sure it will all fit. The lower mount for the horns is another good idea.
     
  10. Mar 29, 2013 at 3:05 PM
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    ThomasMore66

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    I got the light bar and it looks better in person than it did in pictures. Then there's the whole BAMF thing cut into the top... I've been out test fitting - need to be left alone for a little while so I can get it installed. Then I have to decide what lights I want.

    Is there another set-up like the spod? This seems like the cleanest way to get multiple lights installed: http://www.4x4spod.com/product_p/800-000-000.htm. This is something else I didn't know existed until TW. You guys are geniuses.
     
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