1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Door sill protectors for the '01-04's?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Tacomadude89, Apr 25, 2010.

  1. Apr 25, 2010 at 5:11 PM
    #1
    Tacomadude89

    Tacomadude89 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2010
    Member:
    #30859
    Messages:
    1,509
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Austen
    California
    Vehicle:
    2002 Tacoma TRD SR5, 3.4, 5spd
    -Bilstein 5100 Series shocks on all 4 corners -Rancho HD lift coils -1/4" Toytec driverside top plate spacer -Toytec 1" diff drop -Wheelers 1.5" AAL's -Toytec 1" lift shackles -Revtek extended length BPV bracket -285/75/16 BFG KO T/A's -Pro Comp rims -ET Conical tyle lug nuts -Spidertrax 1.5" wheel Spacers -CV Boot slide mod -TRD skid plate -Magnaflow 14" round muffler -Shortened tailpipe hidden behind framerail -Toyota bug deflector -Weathertech floormats -Black leather seat covers -Valentine 1 Radar Detector
    Are there any companies out there that you guys know of that make door sill protectors for the '01-04 style trucks? For the life of me I can't seem to come up with anybody that does. I've visted a few Toyota OEM part store websites, but they only carry the protectors for the second generation trucks and this is the case for other truck accessory websites I've visted as well.

    I would like to protect the door sills on my '02 from getting in and out and would like to put in some black covers on like the one's that are sold for the second gen. I have also thought about possibly using truck bedliner for the door sills, but I would rather use a cover instead.

    Anybody know of any companies that do? Thanks in advance!
     
  2. Apr 25, 2010 at 7:17 PM
    #2
    ETaco23

    ETaco23 Marshall offroad Fabrication

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2008
    Member:
    #4544
    Messages:
    5,327
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Evan
    PNW
    Vehicle:
    13' Pyrite Mica TRD Offroad DCSB 4x4
    Color Match Grille, Bed mat, Icon's with JBA UCA's, Dakars and 295 BFG KO2, Bora 1" spacers, Snugtop Canopy, and my "Marshall Fabrication" Rock Sliders.
  3. Apr 25, 2010 at 7:19 PM
    #3
    ETaco23

    ETaco23 Marshall offroad Fabrication

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2008
    Member:
    #4544
    Messages:
    5,327
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Evan
    PNW
    Vehicle:
    13' Pyrite Mica TRD Offroad DCSB 4x4
    Color Match Grille, Bed mat, Icon's with JBA UCA's, Dakars and 295 BFG KO2, Bora 1" spacers, Snugtop Canopy, and my "Marshall Fabrication" Rock Sliders.
    Although is says it only fits the Regular cab. I really dont see why it wouldnt the other models.
     
  4. Apr 25, 2010 at 7:25 PM
    #4
    HondaGM

    HondaGM Roll Tide

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25056
    Messages:
    5,769
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    James
    South-Pole
    Vehicle:
    09 DC 4x4 Blown Honda VTEC V8
    trd exhaust,step bars,vent visors,bed lights,tailgate mod
    i have the toyota door sill protectors on my 2nd gen.there just stick on like tape but very thick.they dont go over the edge of the sill ,they stick on top.they will fit the 1 gen's,may have to be trimmed a little with some scissors.ventshade makes some universal ones.
     
  5. Apr 25, 2010 at 8:09 PM
    #5
    Tacomadude89

    Tacomadude89 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2010
    Member:
    #30859
    Messages:
    1,509
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Austen
    California
    Vehicle:
    2002 Tacoma TRD SR5, 3.4, 5spd
    -Bilstein 5100 Series shocks on all 4 corners -Rancho HD lift coils -1/4" Toytec driverside top plate spacer -Toytec 1" diff drop -Wheelers 1.5" AAL's -Toytec 1" lift shackles -Revtek extended length BPV bracket -285/75/16 BFG KO T/A's -Pro Comp rims -ET Conical tyle lug nuts -Spidertrax 1.5" wheel Spacers -CV Boot slide mod -TRD skid plate -Magnaflow 14" round muffler -Shortened tailpipe hidden behind framerail -Toyota bug deflector -Weathertech floormats -Black leather seat covers -Valentine 1 Radar Detector
    Sweet, thanks guys.
     
  6. Apr 25, 2010 at 8:37 PM
    #6
    HeadlampRevamp

    HeadlampRevamp Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2010
    Member:
    #32518
    Messages:
    641
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jacob
    Buckner, ky
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma SR5 TRD
    I am a dealer for Xpel paint protection film. We offer a door sill guard, comes in black or clear. Its a thick laminate, the stuff is awesome. Give me a shout if you're interested.
     
  7. Apr 25, 2010 at 8:55 PM
    #7
    ywen

    ywen Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2009
    Member:
    #26636
    Messages:
    1,058
    Gender:
    Male
    How much would it cost for enough film to protect both door sills?
     
  8. Apr 25, 2010 at 9:13 PM
    #8
    HeadlampRevamp

    HeadlampRevamp Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2010
    Member:
    #32518
    Messages:
    641
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jacob
    Buckner, ky
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma SR5 TRD
    $26 shipped. Black or Clear, its 13mil embossed laminate and Its 60'' by 2.75'' so you'd have 30'' for each doorsill
     
  9. Apr 25, 2010 at 9:16 PM
    #9
    ywen

    ywen Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2009
    Member:
    #26636
    Messages:
    1,058
    Gender:
    Male
    hey would this be similar to those 3M paint protection film? I also want to get some for he tailgate so the bulb seal from the topper doesn't scratch up the tailgate.. would your film work there as well?
     
  10. Apr 25, 2010 at 9:25 PM
    #10
    HeadlampRevamp

    HeadlampRevamp Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2010
    Member:
    #32518
    Messages:
    641
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jacob
    Buckner, ky
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma SR5 TRD
    Yessir. Shoot me a pm with the dimensions of the film you need and I can get you set up. I have it on my tailgate as well. I also sell kits for the rocker panels, and bed rail protection kits.
     
  11. Apr 26, 2010 at 9:15 PM
    #11
    01taquito

    01taquito "thats what she said"

    Joined:
    May 4, 2008
    Member:
    #6410
    Messages:
    468
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    joe
    san antonio
    Vehicle:
    01 pre-runner sr5 quad-cab
    Bilsteins 5100's front and back. Wheelers add a leaf
    could you post pics of what it would look like?
     
  12. Apr 26, 2010 at 10:10 PM
    #12
    Tacomadude89

    Tacomadude89 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2010
    Member:
    #30859
    Messages:
    1,509
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Austen
    California
    Vehicle:
    2002 Tacoma TRD SR5, 3.4, 5spd
    -Bilstein 5100 Series shocks on all 4 corners -Rancho HD lift coils -1/4" Toytec driverside top plate spacer -Toytec 1" diff drop -Wheelers 1.5" AAL's -Toytec 1" lift shackles -Revtek extended length BPV bracket -285/75/16 BFG KO T/A's -Pro Comp rims -ET Conical tyle lug nuts -Spidertrax 1.5" wheel Spacers -CV Boot slide mod -TRD skid plate -Magnaflow 14" round muffler -Shortened tailpipe hidden behind framerail -Toyota bug deflector -Weathertech floormats -Black leather seat covers -Valentine 1 Radar Detector
    +1.
     
  13. Apr 27, 2010 at 5:56 AM
    #13
    HeadlampRevamp

    HeadlampRevamp Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2010
    Member:
    #32518
    Messages:
    641
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jacob
    Buckner, ky
    Vehicle:
    03 Tacoma SR5 TRD
    Unfortunately, all I have is the stock photo from Xpel's website. I never think to take a picture when I have them in hand. They ship from Xpel's warehouse.

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Apr 27, 2010 at 6:52 PM
    #14
    Digiratus

    Digiratus Adventurer

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2010
    Member:
    #34006
    Messages:
    13,710
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Roaming the PNW
    Vehicle:
    The RedHead
    2002 XtraCab TRD 4x4 Auto Trans With Lots of Mods King Extended Travel COs Camburg Uniball UCAs Alcan Custom 8-Leaf Rear Spring Packs Fox 2.0 Resi Rear Shocks FrankenFab Rear Shock Relocate All-Pro U-bolt Flip w/Timbren bumps Toytec 1" Extended Shackle 4.88 Nitro Gears ARB Front Locker ARB Twin Compressor 15x8 D Window Steelies 33" BFG KM2s Limited Edition Relentless Front Bumper Smittybilt X2O 10K Winch Rugged Ridge 3" LED Pods w/Amber covers Mini D2S Projectors XB35 Ballasts + 4500K Bulbs Badland Sliders FrankenFab Tire Carrier Swingout bumper w/kitchen BudBuilt Front & Bellypan Skids BAMF Rear Diff Skid Whynter 65 qt. Fridge/Freezer CVT Mt Bachelor RTT Badland Custom Bed Rack GM 140 amp alternator Dual Northstar 24F AGM batteries BlueSea 7622 ML-ACR Battery controller Peak DBI Dual Battery Voltage Monitor Magnaflow 18" Muffler Braided Steel Brake Lines AFE Pro Dry S air filter ScanGauge II OBDII Scanner Kenwood TM-71A Dual Band Ham Radio Larson 70CM/2M Antenna Uniden 520xl CB radio 3' Firestik Adjustable tip antenna Pioneer DEH-P9400BH HU Alpine Amps & Type R components (F) and coaxials (R) Wet Okole Seat Covers Weathertech Digital Liners Deck Plate Mod 1" Diff Drop Carrier Bearing Drop
    I gotta get me a pair of those. They go all the way to heaven! :drool:
     
  15. Apr 28, 2010 at 4:32 AM
    #15
    Barnone

    Barnone Guest

    Hey Head,
    Don't apologize for that photo.
     
To Top