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Billet grill

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 08Tacoma, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. Oct 7, 2008 at 2:34 PM
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    08Tacoma

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    Hello everyone, I am trying to buy a billet grill for my 2008 Tacoma TRD Sport, I will like the 5 pieces, but I dont want the chrome, I have seen some grills that look a litle bit darker but not 100% black...does anyone have any ideas where I can get a grill like that??

    I will appreciate the info..
    Thanks.
     
  2. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:06 PM
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    08Tacoma

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    So, no help here???
     
  3. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:07 PM
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    MsTRD

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    personally i've only seen the chrome but maybe the ones you've seen have been painted? i'm not sure, but now i'm curious, anyone?
     
  4. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:14 PM
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    MyToyTaco

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    kinda like this?

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:16 PM
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  6. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:47 PM
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    08Tacoma

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    Yeah, most likely like that...do you know where can I get one???
     
  7. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:51 PM
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    longbow

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    Check out Carriage Works, (not sure about a 5 piece) they carry the high luster, polished and black.
    To get a certain effect on the black, you can take 0000 steel wool and give it a light buff. Do this to give newer parked guns the effect of being older.
     
  8. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:55 PM
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    ChocoTaco08

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  9. Oct 13, 2008 at 3:57 PM
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  10. Oct 13, 2008 at 5:25 PM
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  11. Oct 14, 2008 at 4:57 AM
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    Ok, I know no one likes chrome but me but I'm going to post a picture anyway........:D


    [​IMG]
     
  12. Oct 14, 2008 at 5:59 AM
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    All the one's ive seen are chrome, When i get mine i'll just get it p/c'ed
     
  13. Oct 14, 2008 at 3:05 PM
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    Get a kit off e-bay (not a brand name/high end kit) and get it painted or powder-coated.

    I spent about 150 for my kit- and about 15 bucks in paint...and got this: [​IMG]
     
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