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Check out my neoprene door arm rests mod

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TACONORM, Mar 11, 2010.

  1. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:54 AM
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    TACONORM

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    I wanted the arm rests to match the Wet Okole seat covers. I contacted Wet Okole and they said they would sell me a yard of neoprene mat. for $60+(cant remember exact amount). On Ebay I bought used neoprene workout shorts for $14, decal $8. Cut up the shorts, brought them to alterer to sew on patches for $17. Did the install myself. Came out to approx. $22 a door with can of spray addhesive. Think it came out o.k. More pics. of how I did it are in my gallery. Can't figure out how to put multiple pix. on a post yet.

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  2. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:55 AM
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    papabear050

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    I like it
     
  3. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:56 AM
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    ThreeMan

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    Very Nice.
     
  4. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    IrishPilot

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    Agreed...well done!
     
  5. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    Ccwahoo

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    Tight, good job
     
  6. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    that's awesome! nice job!
     
  7. Mar 11, 2010 at 8:59 AM
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    Brunes

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    That is AWESOME. Nice work.
     
  8. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:00 AM
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    flightcancled

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    On my list! So you just tucked the excess under when you reinstalled?
     
  9. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:01 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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    looks good!
     
  10. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:04 AM
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    Mondwa

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    looks really nice i like how you put the trd on it. great idea
     
  11. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:04 AM
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    Nice!
     
  12. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:05 AM
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    Impressive.:thumbsup:
     
  13. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:08 AM
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    Verry nice.
     
  14. Mar 11, 2010 at 9:11 AM
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    tacoman007

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    sweet look
     
  15. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:35 AM
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    wing103

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    Great Job. I hope I have time to do it later.......
     
  16. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:46 AM
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    Brunes

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    Didn't think of this until just now- Did you cut a pattern or just eyeball each one?? (Cause I would LOVE a pattern....)
     
  17. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:51 AM
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    Looks GREAT!
     
  18. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:54 AM
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    MY50cal

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    Yes.
    very cool :thumbsup:
     
  19. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:57 AM
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    Loudpedal

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    Great job.
     
  20. Mar 11, 2010 at 10:57 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    In the other how-to on here somewhere, the dude pulled the cloth off and used it for the pattern. Not sure if that's what was done here............................OP, nice job and DAMN I need to get around to this to complete my interior!
     
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