1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Brushguards/Bambi bars

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by concrete jedi, Nov 25, 2007.

  1. Nov 25, 2007 at 7:24 PM
    #1
    concrete jedi

    concrete jedi [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2007
    Member:
    #3142
    Messages:
    2,745
    Rochester N.Y
    Vehicle:
    06 Tacoma 4 door indigo blue
    Broken and scratched tailgate, cracked rear tail light lens, coffee stain in driver seat.
    As I was on my way to a birthday party this evening I had to do some evasive driving to avoid a collision with a deer, Whew ! My question is: has any body hit a deer with a brushguard or Bambi bars, what kind of damage incurred and did the cost of the brushguard/Bambi bars compensate for the damage that might have happened or maybe the deductable ? :help:
     
  2. Nov 25, 2007 at 7:27 PM
    #2
    TuRDTACO

    TuRDTACO Carolina Alliance: Midwest Firearms Division

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Member:
    #3216
    Messages:
    1,444
    joliet, il
    Vehicle:
    HAD 07 TRD OFFROAD PRERUNNER
    small dent on the hood, new foglight bulb, roughed up bedliner, been smoked in, suspicious stains on the passenger seat, boogers on the drivers seat, dirty floor mats, girl doodles on the dirty windows, loose wiring
    sorry i dunno about the deer thing but HAHAHAHA your mods listed are hilarious, what have you been doing to that poor truck?!
     
  3. Nov 25, 2007 at 7:54 PM
    #3
    ForeRunner

    ForeRunner BBC. Bring Back Clarkson Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2006
    Member:
    #7
    Messages:
    6,852
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Drunken Sailor
    Paroled from CA!
    Vehicle:
    4Runner Trail Edition
    Go ARB. There is a reason they are called Roo Bars.
     
  4. Nov 25, 2007 at 8:05 PM
    #4
    concrete jedi

    concrete jedi [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2007
    Member:
    #3142
    Messages:
    2,745
    Rochester N.Y
    Vehicle:
    06 Tacoma 4 door indigo blue
    Broken and scratched tailgate, cracked rear tail light lens, coffee stain in driver seat.
    When it comes to a project or a task at hand, I am a bull not a ballerina, I have a bad habit of letting my equiptment pay for my sins. Sad, very sad ! :(
     
  5. Nov 25, 2007 at 8:08 PM
    #5
    TuRDTACO

    TuRDTACO Carolina Alliance: Midwest Firearms Division

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Member:
    #3216
    Messages:
    1,444
    joliet, il
    Vehicle:
    HAD 07 TRD OFFROAD PRERUNNER
    small dent on the hood, new foglight bulb, roughed up bedliner, been smoked in, suspicious stains on the passenger seat, boogers on the drivers seat, dirty floor mats, girl doodles on the dirty windows, loose wiring
    the bed liner in my taco is all dented and scraped up, the only thing i try to protect on my truck is the paint if i can help it. i have yet to crap my pants while trying to fart, thus staining the seat. i need a set of the trd/turd seat covers
     
  6. Nov 25, 2007 at 8:20 PM
    #6
    concrete jedi

    concrete jedi [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2007
    Member:
    #3142
    Messages:
    2,745
    Rochester N.Y
    Vehicle:
    06 Tacoma 4 door indigo blue
    Broken and scratched tailgate, cracked rear tail light lens, coffee stain in driver seat.
    Yeah mine has some nasty scars too. I am pretty regular so I take my dumps at appropriate locations, but damn that coffee, my fault, i failed at multi-tasking, steering, shifting, and flipping the bird at some jack off telling me to pay attention to the road, the nerve of some people?!
     
  7. Nov 25, 2007 at 8:23 PM
    #7
    TuRDTACO

    TuRDTACO Carolina Alliance: Midwest Firearms Division

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Member:
    #3216
    Messages:
    1,444
    joliet, il
    Vehicle:
    HAD 07 TRD OFFROAD PRERUNNER
    small dent on the hood, new foglight bulb, roughed up bedliner, been smoked in, suspicious stains on the passenger seat, boogers on the drivers seat, dirty floor mats, girl doodles on the dirty windows, loose wiring
    i wouldve thrown the coffee, following by shooting the moon...but thats just me, and i have an automatic lol
     
  8. Nov 30, 2007 at 8:15 AM
    #8
    nd

    nd Radical Town. It's a hell of a place!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Member:
    #1047
    Messages:
    12,735
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Nate
    Greenville, SC
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Off-Road 4x4 debadged
    De badged, 5100's, Black Toyota Baja wheels
    haha! i never noticed that until you mentioned it. Thats funny as hell Jedi!
     
  9. Nov 30, 2007 at 8:18 AM
    #9
    nd

    nd Radical Town. It's a hell of a place!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Member:
    #1047
    Messages:
    12,735
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Nate
    Greenville, SC
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Off-Road 4x4 debadged
    De badged, 5100's, Black Toyota Baja wheels
    A while ago there was a group buy at another site for Road Armor bumpes. One guy told a story of working on a oil rig in Alaska or somewhere and a truck pulling up with a Road Armor bumper. it was covered in blood since it hit two elk on the way up but no body damage. i dont know if it was a true stroy or not but i'd believe it based on how big those bumpers are. I cant tell if i like them or not. They're ugly as hell but kind of in a good way. you may want to look them up.

    As for bullbars, i had a buddy run his truck intoa big ditch while being stupid ina field a few weeks ago. his front end was pretty banged up and he's gonna need some body work but the bull bar took the brunt of the damage. he would be shelling out alot more money if he didnt have one
     
  10. Nov 30, 2007 at 9:18 AM
    #10
    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2007
    Member:
    #872
    Messages:
    10,104
    First Name:
    Hotdog
    Vehicle:
    2007 PreRunner SR5 Double Cab
    Wet Okole Underwear
    For Kangaroos?
     
  11. Nov 30, 2007 at 11:13 AM
    #11
    TuRDTACO

    TuRDTACO Carolina Alliance: Midwest Firearms Division

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Member:
    #3216
    Messages:
    1,444
    joliet, il
    Vehicle:
    HAD 07 TRD OFFROAD PRERUNNER
    small dent on the hood, new foglight bulb, roughed up bedliner, been smoked in, suspicious stains on the passenger seat, boogers on the drivers seat, dirty floor mats, girl doodles on the dirty windows, loose wiring
    dude i'm swerving all over trying to avoid kangaroos out here, i need a bar for sure
     
  12. Nov 30, 2007 at 11:17 AM
    #12
    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2007
    Member:
    #872
    Messages:
    10,104
    First Name:
    Hotdog
    Vehicle:
    2007 PreRunner SR5 Double Cab
    Wet Okole Underwear
    Is it true? Do they really wear Kangol brand hats?
     
  13. Nov 30, 2007 at 11:19 AM
    #13
    TuRDTACO

    TuRDTACO Carolina Alliance: Midwest Firearms Division

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Member:
    #3216
    Messages:
    1,444
    joliet, il
    Vehicle:
    HAD 07 TRD OFFROAD PRERUNNER
    small dent on the hood, new foglight bulb, roughed up bedliner, been smoked in, suspicious stains on the passenger seat, boogers on the drivers seat, dirty floor mats, girl doodles on the dirty windows, loose wiring
    most of the ones around here are just gangbangers, so if they do wear a hat it's usually some fubu crap turned sideways. i try not to mess with them too much, just swerve around them and keep driving
     
  14. Nov 30, 2007 at 12:09 PM
    #14
    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Staff Member

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2007
    Member:
    #872
    Messages:
    10,104
    First Name:
    Hotdog
    Vehicle:
    2007 PreRunner SR5 Double Cab
    Wet Okole Underwear
    I've heard it's been getting pretty heated up in Il. I try not to get involved when I see a kangaroo and a wallaby going down the street.
     
  15. Nov 30, 2007 at 2:19 PM
    #15
    sawdust

    sawdust Unapologetic Texan

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2007
    Member:
    #2802
    Messages:
    1,294
    Frisco, TX
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Offroad Radiant Red V6 Auto DC
    Homelink mirror, tailgate lock, 2ndary air filter removal, Access LE tonneau, Bugflector II, hitch-based bed extender, vent visors, suspension TSB, stall mat
  16. Nov 30, 2007 at 3:23 PM
    #16
    Toy4Life

    Toy4Life 668: The Neighbor of the Beast

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2007
    Member:
    #2566
    Messages:
    4,974
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chad
    Slippery Rock, PA
    Vehicle:
    96 Subaru Outback 2.2 5mt
    92 4Runner SR5 3.0v6 4x4(sold) 02 Tacoma SR5 TRD Offroad 4x4 (sold)
To Top