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Blacked out grill "maybe"

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by HARDSHELLTACO, May 5, 2009.

  1. May 5, 2009 at 4:56 PM
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    HARDSHELLTACO

    HARDSHELLTACO [OP] HoofHearted

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    Thinking of painting my billet grill black and tinting my turn signals. Please give feedback. Here is photoshop image i was playing with.
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  2. May 5, 2009 at 5:02 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Do it! Do it! Do it!
     
  3. May 5, 2009 at 5:07 PM
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    higherlux

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    DO IT
    but idk bout the turn signals
     
  4. May 5, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    badguybuster

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    It looks like you blacked the FOG LIGHTS not the TURN SIGNALS.
     
  5. May 5, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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    higherlux

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    those are the turn siginals on first gens
     
  6. May 5, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    johnecon2001

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    Those are the turn signals..
     
  7. May 5, 2009 at 5:33 PM
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    MiikeyD

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    turn signals mang not ... oh... everyone already corrected it... i guess ill be the third one. dont black out the turn signals if anything you should black out the entire grill not just the insert.. IMO
     
  8. May 5, 2009 at 5:37 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    ive been toying with tinting my blinkers...I may have to do it after seeing that....lol
     
  9. May 5, 2009 at 5:44 PM
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    Kind of a weird place for turn signals. Thanks for setting me straight.
     
  10. May 5, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    btw AWESOME edit with paint! its fantastic! lol :cool:
     
  11. May 6, 2009 at 6:26 AM
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    too late, tinted the turn signals last night. Ill post pics when i can get them. Probably gonna paint the grille whenever i can get some spare time.
     
  12. May 6, 2009 at 7:53 AM
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    we want pics
     
  13. May 6, 2009 at 9:46 AM
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    I got a couple of bids on the grill shell and fender flares yesterday - I love the look of your truck and want to duplicate it. Now to see if I can get the GF to let me spend it :D
     
  14. May 6, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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    Yea I was going to say maybe tint them but not black out... lol.

    I'd say deff paint the billet though.
     
  15. May 6, 2009 at 1:59 PM
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    Hey if it ever stops raining here in Maryland I'm bedlining (blacking out) the entire front grill, facia, clip whatever you want to call it, on my 03. No chrome will be left, just bedliner black. :)
     
  16. May 6, 2009 at 2:03 PM
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    silver+black billet = sex
    looks awesome man :thumbsup:
    nice wheels ...:p;)
     
  17. May 6, 2009 at 3:02 PM
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    Grill is going black after seeing your truck. Its like a reincarnated version of mine. It's good to meet someone with such good taste! lol
     
  18. May 6, 2009 at 3:04 PM
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    Great choice!:thumbsup: Your tacoma will look sweet!
     
  19. May 6, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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    :eek:Unless your girlfriend is giving you the money I would do whatever you want to with your money. If she has you by the balls now heaven forbid you ever get married. lol
     
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    I'm moving into her house and it needs a lot of work and a bit of money to get it into shape. We came to an agreement that I would put the money that my current roommate pays (I own my house as well, but it's in a bad school district) into these improvements. It also means I need to curb my misc spending that is obvious in the mean time (if she can see it, we should talk about it before I spend it). Once I move in, I'll rent my place and have more surplus income and can do it then, but probably not now. I'm still looking into it though ;]

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