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Grille Choice for Impulse Red

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Delrivpilot, Oct 7, 2009.

  1. Oct 7, 2009 at 1:36 PM
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    Delrivpilot

    Delrivpilot [OP] Red Sox Nation

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    I am trying to post a poll and keep screwing it up!!! Want to take poll on which grille people think looks best on Impulse red.

    chrome
    black
    impulse red
     
  2. Oct 7, 2009 at 1:51 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    BLACK :cool:
     
  3. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:08 PM
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    Masada

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    I'm going to color match my grill to my Impulse Red Taco...
     
  4. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:15 PM
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    Delrivpilot

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    Are you going to do it yourself or have someone do it?
     
  5. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:18 PM
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    NOAH

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    I am going to have to go with color matched.

    (funny- I put it on today!)

    IMG00022-20091007-1703.jpg
    IMG00023-20091007-1704.jpg
     
  6. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:22 PM
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    Delrivpilot

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    Like the color match a lot Noah, thanks for the pics. DId you do it, or someone else? Looks great!
     
  7. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:25 PM
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    NOAH

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    Bought a 2 piece grille off ebay. Got it painted and put it together myself. You have to melt the mounting tabs down with a soldering iron.
     
  8. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:28 PM
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    Brunes

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    I've been considering blacking mine out. So if YOU do it first I can see what it'll look like!!
     
  9. Oct 7, 2009 at 2:50 PM
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    Will do Brunes, actually thinking I might go with the color match. Either way, I will post pics
     
  10. Oct 7, 2009 at 3:01 PM
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    ImpulseRed008

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    Impulse Red all the way!!!!!!!!!!! Still gotta buy one, but one day soon the chrome WILL be GONE!!! :D
     
  11. Oct 7, 2009 at 3:03 PM
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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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    I'll vote for Impulse Red also!
     
  12. Oct 7, 2009 at 3:04 PM
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    moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

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    color match FTW!
     
  13. Oct 7, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    Hey All, I think the color match looks great. Just surprised not to see more of them
     
  14. Oct 7, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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    because they didn't make the sport in Impulse Red so any that are red, have been painted by the owners (or they've had them painted)
     
  15. Oct 7, 2009 at 5:23 PM
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    yeah, I get that, and never understood why they didn't offer it. I was thinking the mod was a pain in the neck since I didn't see more of them. Either way, I really like what Lanninja did with his. Very sharp. I am going to get it done
     
  16. Oct 7, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    How much did it cost to have yours painted, if you don't mind me asking.
     
  17. Oct 7, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    color match :thumbsup:
    why didn't the toyota design engineers realize this :confused:
     
  18. Oct 7, 2009 at 8:45 PM
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    Go color match. I prefer it over the chrome stock grill. I have another grill that is also color matched that I'm getting a Satoshi mod done on. Can't wait.
     
  19. Oct 7, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    Color matched.

    Personally, I'm probably going to black everything out so I may just LineX (or similar) and call it a day.
     
  20. Oct 7, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    I dunno I like my chrome on my IRP, breaks things up.

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