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Blue Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by 08FireRescueTaco, Feb 15, 2011.

  1. Feb 15, 2011 at 4:13 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    6spd Shift Knob, K&N drop in, Fog light mod, rescue Lights. Aftermarket headlights 6000k hid. 3000k hid fog lights, 2011 grill, de baged tail gate blackened side decals.
    From the Beginning
    2008 Toyota Tacoma access cab
    Sky Blue
    Wheels and tires 285/16/75
    Brush guard
    rescue lights
    3in Toytec Lift
    Kenwood deck
    Fog light mod
    K&N drop in air filter
    MT Classic II wheels
    Nitto Tires
    Sub/Amp BOOM BOOM
    Off Road Lights

    Soon to Add
    tool box
    Seat Covers


    From the Dealer to my house. Came from Dealership with 3in toytec Lift MT M/S wheels Grizzle Grip Tires, The next day i went out and got a brush guard!

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    Kenwood deck painted surrounding to match...not bad if i do say so myself

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    Eyelids Sprayed them Gloss black for now and stuck them on with 3M outdoor tape

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    TRD Shift Knob

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    Red/White lights gets people moving in a hurry

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    Switch set up, button gotta match color!

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    Dual Flowmaster 40s exhaust=LOUD! Love the sound

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    BTW i painted the 4X4 on the mud flaps to match truck but not pictured.
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    MUD FLAPS TO MATCH

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    Pretty much sums it up will add more later!
     
  2. Feb 15, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    chaz834

    chaz834 Tacoma 4 Life.

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    3'' Tuff Counrty Lift, Moromoto Mini H1 Projectors 5000K 35W, BHLM, 30'' LED Light Bar, Black TOYOTA Emblem, Excelon Touch Screen Deck, Hertz Speakers,Excelon AMP, 2 10'' JL Audio Subs, Wet Okle seat covers, Weather Tech Floor Mats.
    Looks good...:thumbsup:
     
  3. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:05 AM
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    flashsplat

    flashsplat Well-Known Member

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    I put gas in it...
    I have actually seen your truck listed on Car Domain. Looks good!
    I really like that brush gaurd but don't know if I want one or not lol.. It looks good, its just.. i.. theres... bah i dunno..

    Nice Taco! Streetway Blue FTW..
    -Flashy
     
  4. Feb 16, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    6spd Shift Knob, K&N drop in, Fog light mod, rescue Lights. Aftermarket headlights 6000k hid. 3000k hid fog lights, 2011 grill, de baged tail gate blackened side decals.
    Thanks guys!

    Yeah i made that page a while ago and dont feel like doin it with the full effect on here lol guess im just lazy! Ive thought about taking the guard off but i hit a deer last november and it practically saved my grill so it will stay for now!
     
  5. Feb 23, 2011 at 9:30 PM
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    Enzo

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    2012 FJ Cruiser Maggiolina Medium Grand Tour w/winter hood National Luna dual battery split charging system ABR Sidewinder Aux battery tray ARB 50qt Fridge w/Transit Bag Bajarack flat rack w/ladder Crawlarado flat black hood blackout TRD exhaust Trasharoo Outback FJ roof console
    I'm pretty sure I've passed you on I81 before, I work in Salem. Nice truck!
     
  6. Feb 24, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    Thats whats up. Im supprised you dont see me more, i live and work in salem also. always runnin around
     
  7. Feb 24, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    EDIT Mud Flaps
     
  8. Mar 23, 2011 at 3:51 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

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    Had the time and BEAUTIFUL weather to plasti dip my lower valance and chrome surround + Tacoma badges

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  9. Mar 23, 2011 at 3:53 PM
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    eccracer104

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    Very nice truck!
     
  10. Mar 23, 2011 at 3:56 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

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    Thanks like your sig
     
  11. Mar 29, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    Plasti Dipped the center caps

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  12. Mar 29, 2011 at 8:06 PM
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    Sixfeathers

    Sixfeathers Well-Known Member

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    Led lights: Replaced Bulbs in front,Fog Light modification, Westin Nerf Bars, TS mod,
    Nice truck. Have you though about putting wags on your fog lights?
     
  13. Mar 31, 2011 at 8:03 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    I dont think wags are legal in VA but i did order 12 lights 6 red/white for my truck!

    dont really trust myself to cook my headlights lol
     
  14. Apr 10, 2011 at 3:22 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    Panted my cup holders today think it turned out pretty good....few deep scratches but thats my fault

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    Scratches you can barley see in the photo but it is noticeable

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    and this is what i used to paint it and i sanded it with 300 grit

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  15. Apr 10, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    I havent really noticed how far my wheels stick out till now

    285/75/R16

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  16. Apr 17, 2011 at 10:08 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    From Clean to MUD

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    Love parking next to other tacomas! kinda look the same

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    Pretty cool shot

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    Git-R-Dirty

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    My OTHER ride

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  17. May 26, 2011 at 2:22 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    BORED BUMP!!
     
  18. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:58 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    6spd Shift Knob, K&N drop in, Fog light mod, rescue Lights. Aftermarket headlights 6000k hid. 3000k hid fog lights, 2011 grill, de baged tail gate blackened side decals.
    New switch fits flush with the dash and its a TOUCH
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    Red is off Blue is on
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    Painted Engine cover
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  19. Jul 19, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    Just ordered BLK headlights and off road tail light covers! hope to be here this week
     
  20. Feb 28, 2012 at 8:51 PM
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    08FireRescueTaco

    08FireRescueTaco [OP] FF4RC5

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    6spd Shift Knob, K&N drop in, Fog light mod, rescue Lights. Aftermarket headlights 6000k hid. 3000k hid fog lights, 2011 grill, de baged tail gate blackened side decals.
    Been a while since ive done anything to the truck, but ive added Off road lights to the brush guard and bought blk headlights

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    Traded a buddy my chrome 2008 grill for his (w/e color it is) 2011 grill. dont have a close up yet.

    Went off roading a little the other day

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    Also got new rubber 285/75/16 Nitto terra Grapplers. Rub like hell gotta trim the finders but the tread is AWESOME

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