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engine cover mod

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by montgomery_30824, Sep 7, 2008.

  1. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:33 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    so i saw these painted on others rides so i thought, hey what the hell. let me know what you think, honestly.
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  2. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:36 PM
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    thebigk

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    MAN! Looks good to me! Can you do mine in speedway blue???????

    Very nice:cool:
     
  3. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:37 PM
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    Honestly....Does it make you happy??









    Cause as long as it makes you happy...Who cares what we think??

    (I might do the same thing fwiw....)
     
  4. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:39 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    that looks sick! honestly :)
     
  5. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:41 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    i seriously thought about doing it in the speedway blue cause that is the color that i really really wanted when i got mine but everyone i found was 30k and i cant see paying that much for a mid-size truck, so i got the black and being a die hard Georgia fan it made perfect sense to do the red/black.
     
  6. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:44 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    it makes me really happy just like getting others views on things. not like i could change it back now if ya hated it.
     
  7. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:45 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    i have 2 coats on it now. but i think i will put a couple more on it before bed and take some pics on the truck tommorow.

    thanks
     
  8. Sep 7, 2008 at 6:45 PM
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    Justin626

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    Black and red is a sweet combo. If it were my ride I'd be thinkin'..."can I get away with painting my badges the same color?":cool:
     
  9. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:19 PM
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    Simon's Mom

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    I think it looks awesome.....honestly! If my basement wasn't flooded I would consider this mod, right now too much on my plate! Nice pics
     
  10. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:29 PM
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    Khaos

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    Do I think it looks good? definitely.

    Would I do it? No.
     
  11. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:33 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    hey man......that looks really good. if i still had my 06, i'd definitely paint mine to match my truck!!!! great job!!!:)
     
  12. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:44 PM
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    20taco07

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    too me it looks more like something i would do to a race truck or car.
     
  13. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:50 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    yeah i was tellin the wife the same thing earlier. how do you stick them back on though? double sided tape?
     
  14. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:50 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    getting there....
    you can use either emblem glue, or use the 3m double sided tape, cut into strips you cant see, like i did.:)
     
  15. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:53 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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    sweet. will hafta look into it
     
  16. Sep 7, 2008 at 7:59 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    sweet!! post pics if you paint the emblems. i think it'll look really good man.
     
  17. Sep 7, 2008 at 8:21 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    I think it looks good. Will be a nice contrast on a black truck.
     
  18. Sep 7, 2008 at 8:25 PM
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    caliKxracer

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    what paint did you use? I was thinking of doing the same thing just dont know what to use
     
  19. Sep 7, 2008 at 8:39 PM
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    Casey05Taco

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    dude that looks sweet. post some pics when its installed
     
  20. Sep 7, 2008 at 8:40 PM
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    montgomery_30824

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