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Caught the mod bug!!!

Discussion in 'New Members' started by atx, Apr 29, 2010.

  1. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    atx

    atx [OP] Member

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    Hey! I'm a new member here. Have had my Tacoma for around 6 months and I love it! I found myself poking around on here, and saw some of the awesome mods you all were making to your trucks, and well, yeah- I caught the bug! Here are some photos of the first mods I've made:

    Painted stock wheels black with Duplicolor primers, paint, and clear coat.
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    Painted tailpipe, badges, and grille black with Rustoleum plastic primer and paint
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    Painted bumper black - same process as grille
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    Painted console and some misc interior parts black
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    I'd really like to add some floorboard lighting but going to have to read up on what that requires first..... Thanks for all the inspiration! Here's hoping the paint holds up!
     
  2. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:28 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Congrats! and beware it only gets worse from your first mod on.
     
  3. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:29 PM
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    Chad

    Chad Rand Paul 2016

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    It only gets worse dude, lol. Great early mods though! :thumbsup:
     
  4. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:30 PM
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    jrw1965

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    Front tint, Stainless steel nerf bars, Leer tonneau, Rear spring TSB, Michelin LTX A/T2 265 70 16, Pioneer AVIC X910 so far
    Looks cool
     
  5. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:33 PM
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    Taco-NB

    Taco-NB MMMMM Taco's

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    Dude that's a lot of spray paint. Not my cup of tea but glad your havin' fun and enjoying your truck!!!!
     
  6. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:40 PM
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    MetalJon

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    Nice truck man! Looks like the bumper turned out quite nice. I would like to see it with the BHLM done so keep on modding away
     
  7. Apr 29, 2010 at 5:42 PM
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    MOT

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    Good start bro u going all black! Great look mite i say haha!
     
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