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Does a 2009 Lower Trim Panel fit on a 2007?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by ShaLor, Aug 7, 2010.

  1. ShaLor

    ShaLor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a 2007 Double Cab TRD Off Road. I am wondering if anyone knows whether or not the lower trim panel that has the cigarette lighter and the accessory plug from a 2009 Tacoma (with the extra button spaces) will fit on my 2007 Tacoma (it doesn't have any extra button spaces)
    I would like to put in some switches and or USB outlets in those spaces and keep the factory look, but my new 2007 doesn't have those switch spaces much to my dismay.
    :confused::confused:
     
  2. TacomaBuzz

    TacomaBuzz Manual Transmission Enthusiast

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    Yes, It definetly fits, i put the new 2009+ lower center dash panel on my 2005 Tacoma.[​IMG]
     
  3. MrGrimm

    MrGrimm Mall Crawler

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    How was the install? Pretty easy? I want to get around to doing this as well.
     
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    TacomaBuzz Manual Transmission Enthusiast

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    The install was a huge PITA because in order to swap out the lower center console panel, just about every other surrounding panel has to come out first. Took me at least 1 hr because of that but well worth it!!
     
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    MrGrimm Mall Crawler

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    Did you order it from Toyota or from a junkyard?
     
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    Nope , i lucked out and scored an OEM brand new one on ebay for like $60.00
     
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    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    what he said...lol. i did the same on my 08 n i got my scangauge on there :eek:
     
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    The hunt begins for one of these panels!
     
  9. ShaLor

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    WooHoo! That is good news! Do you happen to know the part number for that piece of plastic?
     
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    55407-04040-B0 panel

    55539-28160-C0 blank. (sold individually)
    Hope this helps
     
  11. ShaLor

    ShaLor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    You guys rock!
     
  12. ShaLor

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    OK, Follow up to this. Does anyone know if the 2012 Lower trim panel fits previous year Tacomas? I noticed that there is one more space for buttons on the 2012.
     
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    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    since you reminded me, ill order it monday :thumbsup: ill let you know
     
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    I want to know too simply because the previous lower dash is retarded.
     
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    i know this is old..does anyone know if u can just buy the harness that goes to the aux? or maybe a part number? thanks
     
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