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Just re-painted my grill, need an opinion

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by yotanator, Jan 21, 2010.

  1. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:28 PM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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  2. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:47 PM
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    ImpulseRed008

    ImpulseRed008 Gone But Not Forgotten

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    X2
     
  3. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:47 PM
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    BAP_29

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    x3 but lose the red emblem. paint it black or maybe white, the red just doesnt look right imo
     
  4. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:48 PM
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    2009Silver

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    White looks better to me.
     
  5. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:49 PM
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    moto932

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

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    i like the white better. also paint the emblem white too imo.
     
  6. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:49 PM
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    rhoppas

    rhoppas Land of Oz

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    Definitely like the white grill better. I like the Hunter bull bar too.
     
  7. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:52 PM
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    Flynn Diesel

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    X10 White looks much better and lose the red.

    Thanks for the pics. I'm also debating what to do with my Super White.
     
  8. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:53 PM
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    nuckinfuts

    nuckinfuts NyQuil on the rocks.

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    I'm going with white, but I can't stop looking at those crazy headlights and red emblem, not a fan, but to each her own.

    edit: my bad, thanks lrgrnr!
     
  9. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:54 PM
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    jacob_wood

    jacob_wood Screw your MPG's

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    I actually like the black better because it seems like you can have a whole tri-color scheme going on with the white and black and some red. If you can get some black rims with a red ring around it that would be sweet but thats my opinion purely your choice.
     
  10. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:57 PM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Haha...I've been thinking the white looks better too. Thanks for the fast reply everyone!

    I painted the emblem red for Toyota's logo.

    I've been thinking of forgoing the emblem altogether and going with a grillcraft grill.
     
  11. Jan 21, 2010 at 2:58 PM
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    BAP_29

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    yeah go grillcraft! i want one so bad
     
  12. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Hit it right on the head. That is the look I'm going for, partly cause I like it and partly cause it's my sponsor's color logo also. :cool:
     
  13. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:08 PM
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    Flynn Diesel

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    Good call. I'm going Grillcraft too but need the chrome grill surround color matched.
     
  14. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:09 PM
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    Dane-Taco

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    I also think the white looks better. Hope i'm not beating a dead horse with this one! Not a fan of the red.
     
  15. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:10 PM
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    yotanator

    yotanator [OP] Not your average girl

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    Ditto! I just haven't figured out where to get one yet
     
  16. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:14 PM
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    Check the group buy. Think it's still open.
     
  17. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:44 PM
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    08TRD Sport

    08TRD Sport ROOTIN AROUND

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    red emblem ....mmmm. no
     
  18. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:46 PM
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    Delmarva

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    Since you asked for opinions:

    1. White grill looks better.
    2. Red Yota emblem looks poo poo
    3. Is that a stick on hood scoop? Seriously? Pull that thing off before you do anything else.
    4. Headlights are ugly.

    :sorry:
     
  19. Jan 21, 2010 at 3:52 PM
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    Tsenekos

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    I like the black better but not the red emblem head lights are kinda rice looking
     
  20. Jan 21, 2010 at 4:03 PM
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    jacob_wood

    jacob_wood Screw your MPG's

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    Go with the grillcraft (or satoshi) and you can always toss the emblem on that if you decide to later on. What sponsor do you have?
     
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