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Debadged and Took Off the Mudflaps Today

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ASH, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:26 PM
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    ASH

    ASH [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I went ahead and removed my mudflaps and debadged my entire truck (left on the TRD stickers) and SnugTop shell today. I love the look so much better now.

    Here are a couple of quick shots (sorry about the crappy cell phone pic):

    Before
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    After
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  2. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:27 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

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    Looks great!
     
  3. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:28 PM
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    WATacoRider

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    can I buy your front flaps?

    Assuming the Sport and OR are the same.
     
  4. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:30 PM
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    ASH

    ASH [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I haven't decided if I want to sell them yet. However, if I do, I'll want to sell them as a complete set.
     
  5. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:32 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    yes theyre the same.. Just depends if your truck is a 4x4 or PreRunner;)
     
  6. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:33 PM
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    fletch aka

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    The trucks look so much better w/o the flaps.
     
  7. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:34 PM
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    topgun155

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    Dang. Now I want to try. Damn you ASH
     
  8. Jan 4, 2010 at 8:43 PM
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    WATacoRider

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    Oh. Mine's a 4x4, just need a front passenger to be exact. :rolleyes:
     
  9. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Well the 4x4 is only on the back, so your good to go!
     
  10. Jan 5, 2010 at 3:16 PM
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    ASH

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    Updated pics
     
  11. Jan 5, 2010 at 4:16 PM
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    Crom

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    Truck looks very good!

    Funny. I need the rear passenger side (4x4) and my set will be complete too. Lost mine in the desert.
     
  12. Jan 5, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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    Wow, looks real nice. Big difference.
     
  13. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:01 PM
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    Looks great. I would put the rears back on personally. But looks great either way.
     
  14. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:09 PM
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    What tires are those? BFG AT's?
     
  15. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:26 PM
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    Yes, they are.
     
  16. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:31 PM
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    Nice truck.

    Tire question; What size are they and do you have a lift?

    I am considering replacing the factory tires (keeping the factory wheel) with larger but did not want to do a lift.
     
  17. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:33 PM
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    ASH

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    Thanks for the reply. I thought about leaving the rears on but I decided I liked the aesthetics of having no mudflaps all around.

    Plus, most of the trucks I see on the road nowadays don't have any (front or rear) either so, I'm thinking debris being kicked-up onto trailing vehicles isn't much of an issue.

    FWIW, I'm driving on pavement 99% of the time.
     
  18. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:36 PM
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    ASH

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    Thank you. The truck is stock height and it's wearing BFG A/T 265/75/16 tires. Even with the mudflaps on there was no rubbing at all.
     
  19. Jan 5, 2010 at 5:36 PM
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    Nice! Good ob bud :)
     
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