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Chrome Step Rails

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by tarheelfan_08, Jul 28, 2008.

  1. Jul 28, 2008 at 5:16 PM
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    tarheelfan_08

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    I am looking at getting a set of chrome step rails for my Tacoma, and the local truck accessory company(Leonard's Truck Accessories) is going to charge me 370! That includes a lifetime warranty and instillation! Is that a good deal? Or should I look else where??
     
  2. Jul 28, 2008 at 5:40 PM
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    check ebay man......way cheaper and the install may take you an hour or so!!! trying to save ya some $$$!!!
     
  3. Jul 28, 2008 at 5:45 PM
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    out of curiosity...what does a lifetime warranty of step rails include? free replacement if they rust?

    see how much theyd take off that price without the install...should be easy for you to do in your driveway with basic hand tools
     
  4. Jul 28, 2008 at 5:46 PM
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    Yep! And they fix any time of damage or wear
     
  5. Jul 28, 2008 at 5:57 PM
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    i think if i was to go this route id try and find some from a company that has the warranty from the manufacturer and then purchase and install myself
     
  6. Jul 28, 2008 at 6:02 PM
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    x2, why not get rock sliders?:thumbsup:
     
  7. Jul 28, 2008 at 6:54 PM
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    what are rock sliders??
     
  8. Jul 28, 2008 at 6:56 PM
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    they are like step bars, but way better, and they either bolt up or weld to the frame and act as rocker protection and something stable for offroading. plus its a good place to use a hi-lift jack!!
     
  9. Jul 28, 2008 at 6:57 PM
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    do yall got any pictures of these or where i can see them?
     
  10. Jul 28, 2008 at 6:58 PM
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    try ebay then!!
     
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    mine were 400 but you can get them cheaper...mine are a custom job

    however...theyll stand up to bout anything you can throw at them and if they get scratched...well...just rattle can them back to new :D
     
  15. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:03 PM
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    and im also not the best at installing things ha usually ends up bad! But I do want to inform you all that i fixed my chipping back glass! I taped it all up and sprayed the entire back panels! It looks really good now! Pics are soon to come!
     
  16. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:07 PM
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    from what ive seen on other step rails...its usually 2 or 3 brackets with 3 or 4 bolts per...a wrench and a ratchet and you should be good
     
  17. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:10 PM
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    True! Well I will definitely look into it!
     
  18. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:13 PM
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    definately...if nothing else...attempt it and then if you cant get it...grab some buddies and get them to help

    beer is cheaper than shop labor
     
  19. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:14 PM
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    dude....if you find a set of step rails you like, bring them up here.....i'll help you put them on your truck!!
     
  20. Jul 28, 2008 at 7:15 PM
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    Ha to bad Im not old enough to buy it!
     
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