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don't like my satoshi...so will this work?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bridgcat, Jan 1, 2011.

  1. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:09 PM
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    bridgcat

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    Fellas, I have decided I don't really like the look of my satoshi grille. I am thinking of getting a grillcraft for it it so it will just be flush on the front. I was wondering if it would work with the satoshi grille or will I need to just buy another grille? Thanks.
     
  2. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:12 PM
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    747

    747 function > form

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    should work...others around here have done it. fwiw, grillecraft makes a nice billet grille that looks pretty sweet too (imo, painted black).
     
  3. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:13 PM
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    HomerTaco

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  4. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:17 PM
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    schiz94

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  5. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:26 PM
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    NWtacoma

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    satoshi is so played out and gay
     
  6. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:34 PM
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    bridgcat

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    Yeah....I'm not a fan of it...and it doesn't seem to sturdy to be honest. Zip ties and super glue! I just want to go out and buy a grillecraft only to find out it won't work since it has been satoshi'd. I don't know how they are put on.
     
  7. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    to each his own.
    I only see other satoshi grills on TW, never out & about...
    as far as sturdy - I have no issues with that either...
    :D
     
  8. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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  9. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:39 PM
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    Thanks man!
     
  10. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:40 PM
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    ^ You bet!
     
  11. Jan 1, 2011 at 5:47 PM
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    haha, plastic repair epoxy is pretty strong stuff. It's not sturdy unless you make it sturdy. I hate the look of them with nothing mounted in the center of the mesh, or at least some lights behind it, looks like some kind of bottom feeder fish, thats why I put a Toyota emblem on mine
     
  12. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    I really like the satoshi grilles. Yes they are played out on this forum, on the other hand I have yet to see one in real life. :)
     
  13. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    [​IMG]
     
  14. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    You could probably sell it on here and get a brand new grill and help pay for your new grillcraft. My .02
     
  15. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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    As homer said, to each his own. I love mine and haven't seen another one in the area that looks similar.

    Hell, I think the factory grill is "so played out and gay", lol.
     
  16. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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    That fish has a butthole for a mouth... :/
     
  17. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:50 PM
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    YeahBoyyy I <3 Taco's

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    Yeah a lot of people want satoshi's... I might even be interested. And we're both in bama.. Maybe trade my regular grille for your satoshi :D

    Edit: Is that a mag grey?
     
  18. Jan 1, 2011 at 6:55 PM
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    Yeah, I bet it talks a lot of shit. *badoomp doomp ching!*:D
     
  19. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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  20. Jan 1, 2011 at 7:16 PM
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    Its a facehugger fish!

    facehugger.jpg
     
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