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black out middle part of front valance thing.. how?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by xtirtzt, Feb 17, 2009.

  1. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    xtirtzt

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    i want to black out the middle part of my front valance/bumber... or whatever you would like to call it.. ive seen it done on alot of trucks throughout this forum but i didnt know how it was done... paint, vinyl or some other way.. if you can do it either way what is the best and what is the cheepest and yah info please thnx
     
  2. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    Delmarva

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    Sockmonkey sells the vinyl to do it. :thumbsup:
     
  3. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    Tape, newspaper, sandpaper, Krylon.

    Tape/block off what you don't want painted, rough up what you do, primer it, and paint it. Pretty straightforward and a really cheap mod.
     
  4. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:44 PM
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    That option too. My truck sees a lot of rattle cans so my suggestions will tend to be a bit less conservative than most. :)
     
  5. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:45 PM
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    is it all pre-cut so all i have to do is put it on? and do u know how much or do i have to ask sock
     
  6. Feb 17, 2009 at 12:47 PM
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    Actually it's not precut... just a vinyl sheet... email him...
     
  8. Feb 17, 2009 at 1:35 PM
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    Any pics of this mod?
     
  9. Feb 17, 2009 at 2:32 PM
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    xrunners come like that. Check around, lot of x owners are taking them off and selling them. I almost bought one for 20 bucks.
     
  11. Feb 17, 2009 at 3:10 PM
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    they don't wrap all the way down, either
     
  12. Feb 17, 2009 at 3:20 PM
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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    i guess that really isn't a problem since those trucks are so low.
     
  13. Feb 17, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    sockmonkey

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    they have a valance that comes out from the bumper

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