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Bed-line the rockers?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Wreckless_71, Jun 7, 2010.

  1. Jun 7, 2010 at 4:46 PM
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    Wreckless_71

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    Anyone rhino or line-xed the lower part of the rockers? I was thinking about doing from the body line down. Positive/negatives?
     
  2. Jun 7, 2010 at 7:44 PM
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    ive thought about it, if you dont have any connections then you should probably do it yourself. the guy at the bed liner place told me it would be close to a grand to do because of the time it would take and the materials.
     
  3. Jun 8, 2010 at 8:26 AM
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    yeah my buddy is the Rhino lining guy in town... so I could get a good price there, but you really thing there would be that much time involved? Tape line down the truck, cover everything else, maybe pull the rear bumper...
     
  4. Jun 8, 2010 at 8:39 AM
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    i want to do this too. i don't think it should be all that bad. less work then doing a bed i would think.
     
  5. Jun 8, 2010 at 3:07 PM
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    the way the guy talked to me about it, to make it adhere really good it would have to be sanded and everything. Now if it is true or not i dono.
     
  6. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:02 PM
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    I have had line-x on mine for over 2 years now.

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  7. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:04 PM
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    so do you like it? Would you do it again if you had the choice? Also does the color still look black? I'm worried that the first coat of mud I get on it, they'll never be shiney black again... idk screw it haha.
     
  8. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:06 PM
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    and yeah you do have to sand it and do prep work but you have to do that with a bed also... there's a whole lot less surface area under the body lines than in the bed though...
     
  9. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:10 PM
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    i know im second gen, but heres mine, Did it myself

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  10. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:16 PM
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    Looks good on the silver taco's... Mine's black so it'll be a little more incogneato :)
    I would do it right below the lower break in the body line and angle in the rear to match the bottom of the tails...
     
  11. Jun 8, 2010 at 4:52 PM
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    i love the line-x and i would do it again. when i get the money im thinkin of doing the top half color matched line-x. its easy to clean all i do is wash it then when it drys i spray tire shine on it. look like new then.
     
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