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got thee grill done today

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by alexlies, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:48 PM
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    alexlies

    alexlies [OP] Well-Known Member

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    finished it up and plasti dipped the grill surroundings, and now im thinkin i just need the chrome on the bumpers painted to look final and paint my grill guard.

    i have two nice holes and slits in my bottom valance for the guard to fit snug. eventually the bumper will be gone and ill have a custom one. so not too worried about it.

    I am wanting to plasti dip the chrome on rear and front bumper, but unsure about how it will hold up on them.

    Anyone clear coat over there plasti dip

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  2. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    anyother ideas on plans for the bumper?
     
  3. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    Nice grill, now all ya need to do is smoke out your turn sigs.
     
  4. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    bumpers
     
  5. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:52 PM
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    they are lol they are just on right now
     
  6. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:53 PM
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    befor
     
  7. Mar 1, 2011 at 8:31 PM
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    Elite Offroad front bumper
     
  8. Mar 1, 2011 at 8:52 PM
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    i agree
     
  9. Mar 1, 2011 at 10:12 PM
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  11. Mar 2, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    great lookin grill! didi you do your emblem with epoxi and taping srews in it or is there a easyier way
     
  12. Mar 2, 2011 at 2:21 PM
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  13. Mar 3, 2011 at 8:08 AM
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    SnugTop cap, "SuperSpring" helperspring, flowmaster muff,K&N CAI, CB, small amp & 2 6x9s in the bed on a toggles switch for nights at the drive-in...
    Where would I find a light bar like that?
     
  14. Mar 3, 2011 at 8:58 AM
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    Nice job! looks sick!
    Ready for an ARB or an Elite bumper now!
     
  15. Mar 3, 2011 at 8:42 PM
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    cant agree with you more
     
  16. Mar 19, 2011 at 6:08 PM
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    did you remove your grille to paint it? or just tape around it?
     
  17. Mar 19, 2011 at 7:16 PM
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    Yamaha Dave

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    ^ Just remove the grille, it takes literally all of about 8-10 mins. to do.
     
  18. Mar 20, 2011 at 4:46 PM
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  19. Mar 20, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    yeah ended up doin that. way easy. haha turned out super sick! im pumped!
     
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