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Chrome rims only!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by rmahoney2013, Jan 1, 2011.

  1. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:44 PM
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    rmahoney2013

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    Post your tacos with chrome rims only.. GO GO GO !!!
     
  2. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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  3. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:18 PM
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    loaderman82

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    This is my kind of thread!! I don't have chrome wheels right now, just stock, but when I can afford wheels they will be chrome ( polished )! Hope to get the Mickey Thompson Classic Locks on some BF Mud Terrains! Does anybody have this set up so I can see what I have to look forward to? Black wheels = :puke:Chrome wheels = :headbang:
     
  4. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:22 PM
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    YeahBoyyy

    YeahBoyyy I <3 Taco's

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    I disagree, black wheels with silver accents =:jerkoff:
    chrome wheels =:notsure:
     
  5. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:26 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    There's a big difference between chrome and polished aluminum in my mind.

    Not a fan of chrome myself.
     
  6. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    loaderman82

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    I'm not a big fan of the chrome either, it looks good but is too big of a pain to maintain! I want the polished MT Locks!

    classic_lock.jpg
     
  7. Jan 1, 2011 at 8:48 PM
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    ^ Man I think you got that backward. Why do they call it pollished alluminum? Because that's what you do constantly to keep them looking good. Why get pollished unless you want the shine? Chrome is easily cleaned & takes a bunch less time to do so. If you like spending time in the driveway rubbing your wheels get pollished, if you want to be riding get chrome.
     
  8. Jan 1, 2011 at 8:54 PM
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    sub'd... Always liked chrome wheels more than black. I know about 90% of the forum feels differently, but I just love to look at a truck and be drawn to the bright chrome wheels.
     
  9. Jan 1, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    toyotatacomaTRD

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    Buzz is correct. I have had both.

    I personally moved on from the "Chrome" phase. Not a huge fan. I think it is best to leave the chrome to the Hummers and Escalades. But to each his own...
     
  10. Jan 2, 2011 at 7:05 AM
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    polished sucks i had 2 sets and never again u have to polish your balls off to keep them looking good and if it snows were u live forget it they will look like shit after winter.
     
  11. Jan 2, 2011 at 7:12 AM
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    ywen

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    Chrome rims on a truck is so 50 years ago
     
  12. Jan 2, 2011 at 7:24 AM
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    Just a few dont tell the wife!!!
    Guys dont get chrome wheels no more cause they Cost more MONEY

    IMG_0032.jpg
     
  13. Jan 2, 2011 at 7:28 AM
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    AeroCooper

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    Chrome looks awesome...on a sports car or a motorcycle. On a truck it just looks like you are confused about what vehicle you really wanted to buy.
     
  14. Jan 2, 2011 at 10:07 AM
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    :facepalm:Well I guess I got some bad info! Good thing I didn't go buy the polished yet, I might have been pissed if I had of. Well, is there a chrome wheel that resembels the MT Locks, because that is the style I want!
     
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    Looks like we gotta hater ladies and gentlemen ;)


    I think my truck looks sic...I had no problem deciding that I wanted a truck...I'll never own a car or a motorcycle :cool:
     
  17. Jan 2, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    Got any better pics? I like the Fuel wheels and have wondered what they would look like on the Taco.
     
  18. Jan 2, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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    Black is so utility truck from 50 years ago!:p
     
  19. Jan 2, 2011 at 10:32 AM
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    :rimshot: :laugh:
     
  20. Jan 2, 2011 at 10:42 AM
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    I prefer chrome as long as they are not too busy. I have never liked black wheels for one reason only....you can't see the damn wheel. What's the point in buying wheels if they just blend in with the tire???
     
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