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How do you think tail light guards would look?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TacomaGRG, Oct 11, 2010.

  1. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:40 AM
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    TacomaGRG

    TacomaGRG [OP] Well-Known Member

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    How do you think black tail light guards would look on my silver tacoma? I saw some on a black tacoma the other day and I thought they looked good. I'm trying to add more black accesories but I don't want to over do it. What do you guys think?

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  2. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    I think you are going to get a bunch of responses that say " No way , they look like shit " and a bunch that say " Go for it " , the question is , what do you think they will look like , on YOUR truck ?


    PS - Nice Backrack
     
  3. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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    krimson

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    Do it if you like them, black would look good.
     
  4. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:54 AM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    I personally dont like them but that doesnt mean you shouldnt get some if you like them. Try starting with some DIY mods like blacking out your badges or tinting your tails.
     
  5. Oct 11, 2010 at 9:56 AM
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    HomerTaco

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  6. Oct 11, 2010 at 3:48 PM
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    Wattapunk

    Wattapunk Stay lifted my friends !

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    Only matters to you but if you ask me, too bulky and does it really serve a purpose? Better chance of flying debris damaging the front lights vs. rear.
     
  7. Oct 11, 2010 at 3:50 PM
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    toyo freak

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    Look at benca1 I think he has pics of his truck with them. IMO-gay
     
  8. Oct 11, 2010 at 4:25 PM
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    bjmoose

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    More bling isn't my style - personally, I like the clean look.

    But as others said above, it's not what *I* like on my truck that's important. It's what *you* like. It would be pretty boring if every Taco on the road looked just like mine.

    EDIT: On your silver truck, with the chrome bumper, I'd go chrome light-guards, rather than black, if it was me adding them.
     
  9. Oct 11, 2010 at 6:37 PM
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    TacomaGRG

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    Thanks for the opinions guys. I think I'm going to forget the tail light guards.
     
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