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Blacking Out Behind Grillcraft/Satoshi

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 28Gauge, Mar 26, 2010.

  1. Mar 26, 2010 at 11:55 AM
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    28Gauge

    28Gauge [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am about to install a Grillcraft on my 2006 DC and will be blacking out as much stuff behind the grill as possible. The concern that I have is about painting the actual radiator itself. Do you have to use some sort of special paint or will any good quality spray paint do the job? Also, will the paint have any effect on the radiator's ability to properly dissipate heat?
     
  2. Mar 26, 2010 at 11:59 AM
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    I did mine with just a normal can of spray paint from home depot and haven't had any problems. I just masked everything around the area off and put tape over the 2 plugs on each side on the grill at the bottom.
     
  3. Mar 26, 2010 at 12:02 PM
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