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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by KingRama4, Apr 24, 2009.

  1. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:23 PM
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    KingRama4

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    I'm a new Tacoma owner and I was wondering if there was any particular way/method to "blacking out" the front Toyota emblem. Is there a way to take it off? What's the best to use when coloring it? Any tips and advice would be very helpful! Thanks!
     
  2. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:26 PM
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    if you reach back in the grill there are two clips on what would be the top part of the back of the emblem that you squeeze down and it pops right off. sand it up a bit and use krylon fusion spray paint, its made to bond to plastic. let it dry and pop it back on and your finished
     
  3. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:32 PM
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    cool thanks for the reply. one more question though; does it come out with a shiny or matte finish?
     
  4. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:39 PM
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    depends on what kind paint you use...
     
  5. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:39 PM
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    depends what paint you pick :)
     
  6. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:40 PM
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    when i did mine it was kind of inbetween
     
  7. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:41 PM
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    scuff up the chrome and then rattle can... flat, satin, matte, gloss... blue, black, green, yellow, pink...... its all up to you :thumbsup:
     
  8. Apr 24, 2009 at 1:42 PM
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  9. Apr 24, 2009 at 2:36 PM
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    Anyone got any pics of a blacked out yota emblem on a super white tacoma??
     
  11. Apr 24, 2009 at 4:26 PM
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    ya look at my build thread
     
  12. Apr 24, 2009 at 4:30 PM
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