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Dash rings mods

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TheSmash133, Oct 2, 2012.

  1. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:05 PM
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    TheSmash133

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    Unscrew 10mm bolt by gas pedal
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    Take out change container
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    Take out lower plastic and stop once you hear its out.
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    Remove 2 screws in upper plastic, I didn't take pics, but they are just above the steering wheel.
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    Pop out rings with a flat head screw driver, don't snap the rings!
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    Finished product

    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y119/diablo40/Toyota Tacoma/IMGP4691.jpg[​IMG]
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  2. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:08 PM
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    monsterkx2fiddy

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    I don't think you have to remove lower? You can just pull rings off. at least I can?
     
  3. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:08 PM
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    monsterkx2fiddy

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    Btw nice write up and pics.
     
  4. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:10 PM
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    TheSmash133

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    I have 06, I didn't want to scuff things up, wanted to do a write up since nobody has done one about this yet! Thanks though!
     
  5. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:16 PM
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    TheSmash133

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    What do you guys think?
     
  6. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:18 PM
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    tango down

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    nicely done. i was thinking about doing this mod after seeing Moose's build
     
  7. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:21 PM
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    colinb17

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    i dig it! gives the dash a nice pop with minimal effort.

    did mine a couple years ago

    [​IMG]
     
  8. Oct 2, 2012 at 8:23 PM
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    TheSmash133

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    Exactly!
     
  9. Oct 2, 2012 at 9:35 PM
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    Thanks Man! You should do it!
     
  10. Oct 3, 2012 at 5:19 AM
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    RickG

    RickG It seemed like a good idea at the time...

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    I like it too, especially in red. Good job.

    Got any wider angle pics of the whole thing re-assembled?
     
  11. Oct 3, 2012 at 7:36 AM
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    hey smash, is that a mini mag flashlight mounted above your head unit?
     
  12. Oct 3, 2012 at 7:47 AM
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    wrong person, but yeah, it's one of the AA LED mags.
     
  13. Oct 3, 2012 at 8:24 AM
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    i like the idea,but it looks cheap. like a fisher price red. i would take the take to actually make it look professional and OEM-like
     
  16. Oct 3, 2012 at 9:38 AM
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    Will post today
     
  17. Oct 3, 2012 at 9:46 AM
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    Fischer price red looks awesome then... :D
     
  18. Oct 3, 2012 at 10:12 AM
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    Looks great! I wonder how it would look in MGM? I'm thinking about doing the accent pieces to match my MGM exterior.
     
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    :thumbsup::woot:
     
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