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Blacked out my badges with a unique twist, tell me what you think!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by meckleystephen, Oct 9, 2010.

  1. Oct 9, 2010 at 2:25 PM
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    meckleystephen

    meckleystephen [OP] My Taco is Bi-Winning!!!!!!!!

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    Well I decided after wanting to do it forever I would black out my badges. After I started putting them all back on I decided not to put the TOYOTA back on, like many other members. I really love older cars and alot of them have the make or model on the glovebox so after thinking about it I figured what the hell. I went for it and I really like it. Let me know what you think. It looks crooked because I took the pictures fast sorry.

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  2. Oct 9, 2010 at 2:35 PM
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    jpmorrisvb

    jpmorrisvb Well-Known Member

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    The black out looks good. I also removed the "Toyota" from the tailgate. The jury is still out on the glovebox.
     
  3. Oct 9, 2010 at 2:55 PM
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    jlvhrse

    jlvhrse Well-Known Member

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    doesnt look bad.. not sure I care for it though.

    As long as you like it thats all that matters! Rep for originality :thumbsup:
     
  4. Oct 9, 2010 at 2:57 PM
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    justin144

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    looks sick dude. How did you get the badges off?
     
  5. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    bailerc

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    looks awesome!, i did the same thing, i actually blacked my toyota emblem and put it over the brake light on the rear of my cab, and only put the tacoma back on the upper right of my tailgate

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  6. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    jtav2002

    jtav2002 Kenny Fuckin Powers

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    Badges look good. Don't really care for the glovebox though. But as long as you like it that's all that matters.

    "Saw" behind the badge with some fishing line. Heating them up with a hairdryer can help too.
     
  7. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:03 PM
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    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    other than the glovebox it looks good. your truck. do what makes you happy!
     
  8. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    I'm not feeling the love from the glovebox , but as others have said , who cares what we think , it's your truck .

    Blacked out badges look great on your rig .
     
  9. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:09 PM
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    meckleystephen

    meckleystephen [OP] My Taco is Bi-Winning!!!!!!!!

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    thanks for all the comments. I didnt expect the response to the glovebox to be great haha. I really like it though and I figured I could always get rid of it if it isnt what I wanted in the future. I am really happy I did this mod though. Love the way it turned out
     
  10. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:14 PM
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    flightcancled

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    I did the same "twist", only I put it right below the climate controls.
     
  11. Oct 9, 2010 at 3:26 PM
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    ThisGuy

    ThisGuy Well-Known Member

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    looks good. i like the blacked out badges on that color. I got the BSP badges from Toyota and was going to put them on today but the hail storm kinda delayed my plans for modding my truck for what looks like could be the next few months :(
     
  12. Oct 9, 2010 at 4:15 PM
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    meckleystephen

    meckleystephen [OP] My Taco is Bi-Winning!!!!!!!!

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    yea i saw the thread on your truck. That really sucks man hope you get all that worked out. I actually ended up removing the toyota on the glovebox, I rode shotgun and the more I looked at it I didnt like it really like the badges though!
     
  13. Oct 9, 2010 at 4:23 PM
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    2TRunner

    2TRunner Don't give up here just yet

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    I didn't put the "Toyota" back on my tailgate either. Put the "Tacoma" back in the regualr spot.

    There is a pic of mine if you follow the link in my sig.
     
  14. Oct 9, 2010 at 4:25 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco Grill Sergeant Vendor

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    looks great & I LIKE the toyota on the dash....:cool:
    +1 for you sir!
     
  15. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:02 PM
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    yosh2000

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    so....whats the unique twist? :confused:
     
  16. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    good for you bud...congrats! Your truck looks amazing! I like the color :p
     
  17. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:04 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    the glove box decal :)
     
  18. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:05 PM
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    S.B.

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    I kind of like it.
     
  19. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    mmadej87

    mmadej87 Mayday

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    whats that switch on your dash? under the air vent? my truck doesnt have that..
     
  20. Oct 9, 2010 at 9:14 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    Passenger airbag switch probably
     
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