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Grill color help

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by longbow, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. Sep 22, 2008 at 1:36 PM
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    longbow

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    Need your opinion on color of grill...

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  2. Sep 22, 2008 at 1:38 PM
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    As you can see in the pic, I have a billet insert. The grille is chrome, and is getting changed.
    Would you go with silver, color matched to truck, or black to match bed cover/wheels. I will add the insert once the decision is made, and I have it here.
     
  3. Sep 22, 2008 at 1:41 PM
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    One for black...
     
  4. Sep 22, 2008 at 1:41 PM
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    thebigk

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    I would probably go black.....I think that would look really good with your setup. :cool:
     
  5. Sep 22, 2008 at 1:45 PM
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    tacoskim

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    im a sucker for blacks
     
  6. Sep 22, 2008 at 2:21 PM
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    Black would be my choice.
     
  7. Sep 22, 2008 at 2:25 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    go with black....it will really accent your truck man!!
     
  8. Sep 22, 2008 at 5:00 PM
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    Kyouto42

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    I'd vote black... probably a glossy black though to go with the sr5. That being said, I think it also looks pretty good as is, flows with the wheels and such as well. Personally I'm not a huge fan of billet though, prefer mesh myself.
     
  9. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:07 AM
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    I was surprised that everyone went with black, I am going to have to take a close long look.

    As for the SR5...nope, not an SR5, TRD off road totally de-badged. I like the mesh grills, but I have noticed around here alot of people have them. Why go with the flow :D
     
  10. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:10 AM
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    I vote for silver grill surround with the satoshi grill mod.
     
  11. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:11 AM
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    the black would only look good if you started adding a lot of black accents on your truck.
     
  12. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:14 AM
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    ill add another vote to black. what rims are those?
     
  13. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:50 AM
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    Well the rims are MOTO metals, and for the grill, I'm torn, guess I will have to pull it down the drive way, pull up a chair, grab a drink an LOOOOK at it.

    With all respect the mesh grills remind me of the older style screen doors. Those things they use to put at the bottom half of the doors. But....I may get one just for the heck of it and check it out myself, if I don't like it I could always sell it.
     
  14. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:51 AM
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    If you go black it would look very nice with the BHLM mod. JMO
     
  16. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:54 AM
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  17. Sep 23, 2008 at 9:54 AM
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    X2
     
  18. Sep 23, 2008 at 10:40 AM
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    hey man.
    do you have any pics of those t rex eyelids installed?
    been thinking of getting these for some time now
    lmk
    thanks
     
  19. Sep 23, 2008 at 10:41 AM
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    Cover the grill surround with electrical tape...that'll give you an idea what it looks like
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  20. Sep 23, 2008 at 11:21 AM
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    Moto metal 955

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