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fender flares?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by grizzbear, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. Feb 1, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    grizzbear

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    does anyone run these or know where to buy them?

    iceland taco.jpg
     
  2. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:00 AM
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    colinb17

    colinb17 If at first you don't succeed, don't try skydiving

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    i believe those are part of what's called the arctic kit or something along those lines. a company in iceland makes them (i think) one of the members on here has them, i forget who though.
     
  3. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:01 AM
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    badguybuster

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    Those look like Bushwacker fender flares. Look at the scroll on the bottom of this screen.
     
  4. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:02 AM
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    8ballshifter98

    8ballshifter98 Giggity giggity, giggity goo

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    good luck in finding them, they look pretty sick.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:03 AM
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    mjp2

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    Exactly this. Call Arctic Trucks and ask them. They're probably the manufacturers of the flares. Also, expect to have to cut sheet metal to fit 'em as they're designed to clear 38" tires.
     
  6. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:05 AM
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    i got the pic from a artic web site just no number to call! there not bushwackers
     
  7. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:09 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    Yeah they arent Bushwackers for sure. I was thinking about getting the Bushwackers but for the price of them, plus the price to color match them just didnt seem worth it to me. But they sure do look good though on the trucks that have them!;)
     
  8. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:16 AM
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    i had a pair of the cut bushwackers on my 06 duramax and i had them sparyed with line x turn out great
     
  9. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:19 AM
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    mjp2

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    From the bottom of every page on their site:

    Phone: +354 540 4900 // Fax: +354 540 4901 // info@arctictrucks.is
     
  10. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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    BirdTRD

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    Just out of curiosity, does anyone know what the icelanders do with the body mounts? A little gentle trimming isn't going to allow those monster donuts to clear. Do they completely relocate the mount or what?
     
  11. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    sweet thanks i might have to try to call them and see what a set of these things runn
     
  12. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:38 AM
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    tim920

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  13. Feb 1, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    damn those are some great looking trucks
     
  14. Feb 1, 2010 at 10:23 AM
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    They completely move the front suspension forward. These are not cheap or lightly modified trucks.

    These are "If you have to ask the price, you can't afford it" type modifications.
     
  15. Feb 1, 2010 at 2:21 PM
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    There is a youtube video of the 2 black taco's wheelin in the snow and crossing a creek. Pretty impressive. I will see if I can find the link.
     
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