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Free Roll bar(light bar)

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Toy4Life, Sep 29, 2008.

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Free roll bar?

  1. Take it

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  2. Leave it

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  1. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:05 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    If you could get a roll bar/light bar for free would you add it to your mod list?
     
  2. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:06 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    depends on what it looks like i think

    big fat chrome tubes? NO
     
  3. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:08 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    single/single, primer gray.
     
  4. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:10 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    i might put that on my truck

    pics?
     
  5. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:21 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    I don't have it yet. Not sure if it's still available.
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:25 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    paint that bitch black and do it
     
  7. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:32 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    That's what I'm thinking. Needs painted and probably needs new hardware, but it's free minus the drive to get it. I'll lose use of my tonneau cover, but hell, it was free too!
     
  8. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:45 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    feel free to mail me your cover :D
     
  9. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:49 PM
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    You're not the only cheap-ass with used/free stuff!:D
     
  10. Sep 29, 2008 at 9:59 PM
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    I have to make sure it would fit. It's from an 87 Toyota 4x4.
     
  11. Sep 30, 2008 at 9:30 AM
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    tacomaman06

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    hey...if its free, its for me:D!!

    i'd bed liner the hell outta that thing and install it and some more lights!!
     
  12. Sep 30, 2008 at 9:39 AM
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    What Mods!
    +1 what tacomaman said!
     
  13. Sep 30, 2008 at 11:51 AM
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    My thoughts exactly. I wasn't sure if I wanted to give up some bed space, but the largest I have to haul is my riding mower. The bar wouldn't interfere with that.
     
  14. Sep 30, 2008 at 11:58 AM
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    HerNameIsLucy

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    I voted no but only because I'd rather have a cage inside the cab. I watched a TV show a while back where a woman had rolled her car, her 3 year old was in the back seat. The roof caved in and crushed the kids' skull. Poor baby died. Scared the hell out of me thinking about my little one. She's almost old enough to drive herself now but I still want a semi-full cage, something that reinforces the A and B columns in a rollover. Those behind the cab ones won't help the front of the cab at all in a rollover, might even make things worse.
     
  15. Sep 30, 2008 at 12:15 PM
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    does that mean youre gonna hook me up? i'll pay shipping :D
     
  16. Sep 30, 2008 at 12:16 PM
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    Leave it.
     
  17. Sep 30, 2008 at 12:29 PM
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    I know these offer no real roll-over protection. They are just beefy looking light bars. There are alot of things I'd rather have, but none of them are free. I don't think I would go out and buy a roll bar, but for free, I will most definately consider it.
     
  18. Sep 30, 2008 at 1:17 PM
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    SRFIVE

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    I'd cut it up and make a custom front bull bar with integral winch...(just what I am looking for)...

    [​IMG]
     
  19. Sep 30, 2008 at 1:22 PM
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    BTW: My first Toyota ('87 single cab) I had double/single roll bar and kept my tonneau cover. My wife and I cut holes in the cover, then she sewed in rug binder on the edge which fit snuggly up against the bars. Best of both worlds!
     
  20. Sep 30, 2008 at 4:14 PM
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    Having had one, Do you think a roll bar for an 87 would fit in an 02?
     
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