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help with tailgate badge placement

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JoeBama, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. Jul 19, 2011 at 8:00 AM
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    JoeBama

    JoeBama [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Had an accident in rear end. Using this opportunity to get black bumper, black tail lights, and blacken the badges. Body shop discarded the tailgate and I didn't get measurements (my bad). I told them to leave the emblems off since I was going to paint them. Anyhoo I was hoping someone could give me an idea of the measurements for replacing. I know it doesn't have to be exact, but I'd like to get close. It has Toyota & Tacoma on left, and Prerunner & SR5 on right. Thanks TW dudes. I'll post before and after pics when done.
     
  2. Jul 19, 2011 at 8:04 AM
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    CanisLupus

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    I don't know about actual measurements but for straightness and evenness across, just use a level, ruler, and some painters tape.

    Good luck,

    Matt
     
  3. Jul 19, 2011 at 8:08 AM
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    JoeBama

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    Yep, planning on that. Was hoping that someone might take the time and put a tape measure and give me a left to right, top to bottom measure!
     
  4. Jul 19, 2011 at 8:13 AM
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    Sideways

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    leave um off, its a much cleaner look!
     
  5. Jul 19, 2011 at 6:07 PM
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    JoeBama

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    OK, well I guess I'll have to stalk somebodys Tacoma in a parking lot with a tape measure!
     
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  6. Jul 20, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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    jeremy.allen

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  7. Jul 20, 2011 at 6:50 PM
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    leave them off
     
  8. Jul 20, 2011 at 7:10 PM
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    I would leave them off. But, if needed I did take close up photos to highlight placement just in case I did some rebadging in a different color. PM me if needed
     
  9. Jul 20, 2011 at 7:18 PM
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  10. Jul 20, 2011 at 7:31 PM
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