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How do you get the toyota emblem out of the grill?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by silverbullet05, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    silverbullet05

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    I need to paint it black and I don't want to destroy it trying to take it out. please tell me the trick to getting them out. thanks
     
  2. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:27 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    stock, for now
    if its like the 1st gens, theres 2 nuts on the back holding it in.
     
  3. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:28 PM
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    pop out the top 2 tabs from the back, and it will pivot out with the bottom
     
  4. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:30 PM
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    where are the tabs? in relation to the toyota symbol.
     
  5. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:41 PM
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    Top part about an inch from dead center on both sides. Push the tabs down it doesnt take much then it pivots out at the bottom.
     
  6. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:44 PM
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    pop the hood and they're on the back side of the grill
     
  7. Jan 27, 2009 at 5:58 PM
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    wish I would of waited a second longer before I went out there. I broke of the bottom thinking it was one of the tabs.:(
     
  8. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:02 PM
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    Friend of mine did the same thing.
    Just epoxy it and let it dry real good... should be fine
     
  9. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:10 PM
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    woops...
     
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