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Easye's build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by easyeatlanta, Sep 7, 2010.

  1. Sep 7, 2010 at 6:55 PM
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    easyeatlanta

    easyeatlanta [OP] Artificial Intelligence beats natural stupidity

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    This is my new truck 2005 tacoma prerunner 6spd v6(The day I got her)
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    mods so far:
    Debadged and painted the Tacoma Black
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    Cut antenna short cause it was bugging the hell out of me and hit every branch I drove under
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    Iphone Interface
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    Gray sequoia mats
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    tailgate theft prevention hose clamp
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    front toyota symbol painted black
    painted cup holders black
    trd shift knob
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    front toyota symbol painted black
    just got my wheels(and wrapped them in some toyo's) and avid offroad bumper back from being powdercoated.
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    Just changed out the armrests from the crap gray and put in some new black material
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    painted my rear drums black so they look nicer.
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    painted my pinch weld and exhaust tip
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    also installed trailer hitch reciever(will take pics later)
    Bilstein 5100s
    window tent
    Mods soon to come:
    avid offroad side steps
    weather techs
    wet okoles
     
  2. Sep 7, 2010 at 6:59 PM
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    tacosupreme54

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    easyeatlanta lives in memphis? i thought i had a fellow GA tacoma owner for a minute! haha. nice truck, it will look great with those wheels. and i also did the black badges and ended up only putting the "tacoma" back on the tailgate. it looked better to me anyway (plus i effed up the other badges, lol)
     
  3. Sep 7, 2010 at 7:03 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    yeah I still havent done the door badges but I do come up to Atlanta once every month for a holiday or weekend and I was going to put all my badges back on but it was too many words
     
  4. Oct 10, 2010 at 10:40 AM
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    Derpy Derek

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    I don't know how to remove the front Toyota symbol, and are you looking to get digital fit floor mats?

    I really like how the rims came out with the black powder coat, how much did it cost you to do all four of the rims if you don't mind me asking?
     
  5. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:02 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    i am looking to get the digital fit ones in black and i got the wheels powdercoated for $50 a rim and got the bumper done at the same time and all of it was around $230 and the front toyota emblem is clipped in to the grill so if you look at from the back you should be able to figure out how to get it off
     
  6. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:06 PM
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    jjw1

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    nice truck...bad ass lookin sequoia!!! any more pics of the black beast???
     
  7. Oct 11, 2010 at 8:47 AM
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    easyeatlanta

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    thanks and yeah I can take some more when I get home
     
  8. Oct 26, 2010 at 7:52 PM
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    got bored and creative really lights up that area at night
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    finally got around to putting the badges back on the door
     
  9. Nov 13, 2010 at 9:48 PM
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    painted rear bumper flat black came out pretty good
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  10. Nov 14, 2010 at 5:34 AM
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    Bumper looks good, I like the taco badges on the doors :D
     
  11. Nov 14, 2010 at 9:38 AM
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    thanks I still have to do a few touchups on the bumper but it came out better than I thought it would
     
  12. Nov 15, 2010 at 5:42 PM
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    this and my newly done bhlm will be going on tomorrow
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  13. Nov 17, 2010 at 4:00 PM
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    here is my new grill and bhlm (bad picture I am going to take one when it is light again)
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  14. Nov 17, 2010 at 4:03 PM
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    very nice! I like the black grille with white toyota emblem :)
     
  15. Nov 17, 2010 at 4:04 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    thanks man just finished that and threw it on last night
     
  16. Dec 2, 2010 at 7:18 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    recent picture
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  17. Dec 4, 2010 at 9:24 PM
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    what paint did you do to paint the grille and bumper? what process did you use?
     
  18. Dec 5, 2010 at 12:23 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    I just roughed up the chrome and the paint I am using sticks to everything very well, it only had two runs that are very unnoticeable here is what I used
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  19. Dec 5, 2010 at 12:26 PM
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    what grit of sand paper? thanks man. i think i will do this when the weather warms up here. how did you paint it? just on the ground? drying time?
     
  20. Dec 5, 2010 at 4:13 PM
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    easyeatlanta

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    it was just some sand paper i found around the shop just roughed it up enough to knock the shine off the chrome and that paint will stick to anything. I left it over night and I believe I used two coats of paint.
     
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