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Does this look good??

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MMazz365, May 11, 2011.

  1. May 11, 2011 at 8:28 PM
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    MMazz365

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    -flowmaster dual side exit exhaust -3 inch lift -cb radio -scanner -DTRL's -Fogs Anytime -Truxedo Soft Tonnahu Cover -eyelids -grillcraft upper and lower -fogs behind the grill
    Today i got bored and decided to mess around a little...

    first i painted the lenses of my cheap fog lights behind my grille craft tinted with some black spray paint and then painted the aftermarket covers white

    Then i figured eh what the hell lets paint the stock lower grille behind my grille craft white

    oh also my fogs got like melted and messed up from the lamin x so temporarily i tinted them to hid the uglyness

    How she sits now DSCN0173.jpgIMAG0197.jpg
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  2. May 11, 2011 at 8:31 PM
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  3. May 11, 2011 at 8:32 PM
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    MMazz365

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    ouch harsh
     
  4. May 11, 2011 at 8:33 PM
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    meh, not my style
     
  5. May 11, 2011 at 8:36 PM
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    Not a fan of the eye brows, think they're girly myself. Everything else looks great. Like the mesh and the fogs behind em', and noticed your skid plate was painted. That gives it a nice tone. Pretty sweet. Wonder what the badges would look like painted white?
     
  6. May 11, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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    MMazz365

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    yeah i kind of regret the eye lids.. i like the ones that are smaller and shoot straight across now, and yeah i think it looks different and a little unique. and its debadged
     
  7. May 11, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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    Sorry for the short answer. The truck looks good. The license plates r a bit much
     
  8. May 11, 2011 at 8:40 PM
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    i hate the license plates but my local ems and fire dept demand we have them on our vehicles
     
  9. May 11, 2011 at 8:40 PM
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    its just too much going on in the front, i like it nice and simple, and a clean flow. But i do dig the DU Sticker, im rockin the DU license plate here in KY
     
  10. May 11, 2011 at 8:46 PM
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    i thought it was a little harsh but whatever people have their opinions... and yeah the plates suck
     
  11. May 11, 2011 at 8:47 PM
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    haha x2 and i like the light for the record
     
  12. May 11, 2011 at 8:51 PM
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    the fogs behind the grille?
     
  13. May 11, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    The truck looks good. I wouldn't do everything the same way but that's why it's unique, right?
     
  14. May 11, 2011 at 8:56 PM
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    exactly
     
  15. May 11, 2011 at 9:04 PM
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    thanks... i dont understand why people bash the ones above
     
  16. May 11, 2011 at 9:10 PM
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    Ehh looks ok I think blacked out would be cooler much cleaner looking that's my style. Your truck looks kick ass either way though! Very nice sorta what I'm working towards with mine. I read you don't like the big eyelids you could just trim em' a bit I did that on my wrx JUN eyelids and they turned out good.
     
  17. May 12, 2011 at 9:57 AM
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    Alrigt so I faded away from the lower grille behind painted white... I think I'm just going to cut it out like how your supposed to do when installing the grillecraft.... and I attempted to pop my eyelids off today and the 3m tape is so dame strong I cracked it a little.... and help?
     
  18. May 12, 2011 at 10:05 AM
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    heat gun? Something to soften the tape. You could drip some 3m Adhesive Remover in there to soften it up.
     
  19. May 12, 2011 at 10:07 AM
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    Don't like the eyelids or the white around the lights personally. :(
     
  20. May 12, 2011 at 10:14 AM
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    I think it looks great...but I would also lose the eyelids. The plates could be less, but not a big deal, and it looks like they are needed.
     
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