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installing painted door handles??

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TRDfarmerTN, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. Sep 16, 2008 at 10:48 PM
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    TRDfarmerTN

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    20% tint, painted handles,painted grill, wet okole seatcovers,sockmonkey decals
    i need help installing them...i went by a DIY article i had found on it, but couldnt get the front ones off at all!!! can anyone help??? i even took off the door panel and ur suppose to not have too!!...so who knows..
     
  2. Sep 16, 2008 at 10:50 PM
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    EquinsuOcha

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  3. Sep 17, 2008 at 5:56 AM
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    TRDfarmerTN

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    20% tint, painted handles,painted grill, wet okole seatcovers,sockmonkey decals
  4. Sep 17, 2008 at 9:59 AM
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    What exactly went wrong with your install?

    And I'm fairly certain that taking the door panel off is necessary to switch out the handles.
     
  5. Sep 17, 2008 at 5:26 PM
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    Marc M

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    Removing the panels is only necessary on the rear doors.

    Marc M
     
  6. Sep 17, 2008 at 5:30 PM
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    Well, I had a 50/50 shot :eek:
     
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