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Clearance lights

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by austinstaco, Oct 26, 2010.

  1. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    austinstaco

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    Is there anyone out there with clearance lights on a 2nd gen, thinking of getting some but do not know how it will look
     
  2. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    ouyin2000

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    What on earth are you hoping to clear? My truck is not nearly high enough for me to warrant getting clearance lights.
     
  3. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    I like them on lifted dodge diesels, but on a Tacoma?!?!?! :puke:
     
  4. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:40 PM
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    flightcancled

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    Do you mean rock lights? I have some fogs mounted facing backwards on my crossmember.

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  5. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:43 PM
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  6. Oct 27, 2010 at 3:28 AM
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    austinstaco

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    I am talking about the roof clearance or chicken lights whatever you want to call them.
     
  7. Oct 27, 2010 at 3:51 AM
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    Pugga

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    Low clearance parking garage? Seems like a pointless mod and I think it would look silly on a mid-size truck. My cousin's ranger had them when he bought it and it looked ridiculous. To each his own but that's just my opinion.
     
  8. Oct 27, 2010 at 4:04 AM
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    BuckNakedBooda

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    They just will not look right....
     
  9. Oct 28, 2010 at 4:35 PM
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    austinstaco

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    was thinking of getting some just to be more visible on the road
     
  10. Oct 29, 2010 at 7:58 AM
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    Agent Smith

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    I'm with everybody else, it won't look right on our smaller trucks.
     
  11. Oct 29, 2010 at 8:08 AM
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    Try it! Post some pictures.
     
  12. Oct 29, 2010 at 8:14 AM
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    I've got some lights mounted on my frame under my first gen with them pointed sort of out and at the front tires. It helps so much during offroading/anywhere where there are no street lights, I'll try to get some pics if you want. Aiming the beams at the ground though is sort of......unecessary though.
     
  13. Oct 29, 2010 at 8:00 PM
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    found some leds that im gona put behind the grill like the ford raptor think it will look better

    RAPTOR_grille.jpg
     
  14. Oct 29, 2010 at 8:13 PM
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    gottem on the deisel, but i think theyd look ugly on the taco...infact i want the smoked amber ones, jmho but to each his own
     
  15. Oct 29, 2010 at 9:43 PM
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    SManZ

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    This would be unique and interesting. Trailer marker lights might be the right size for this :)
     
  16. Oct 30, 2010 at 1:44 AM
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    I loved them on my Full Size Ram, It actally set the truck off. im not so sure on the tacoma though. I would be curious to see.
     
  17. Oct 30, 2010 at 7:03 AM
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  19. Oct 30, 2010 at 7:30 PM
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    What do y'all think they are not mounted yet just playing with placement.
     
  20. Oct 30, 2010 at 7:33 PM
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    You should do a 3rd one.
     
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