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LED light bar in lower gril...Anybody do it?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Tbird, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:19 PM
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    Tbird

    Tbird [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm considering getting a 30" LED light bar and mounting it in the lower grill area. Like in the
    crude mockup-picture I made below. I'd probably cut the grill insert out and mount the bar in it's place.

    Have you done it...seen it...got pics of one?
    If so, I'd like to see pics and know if there are any drawbacks to having it down there.

    Thanks!

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  2. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:25 PM
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    Trifenix

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    That would look great. Are there metal tabs in the bumper to mount to? Why not mount to the bumper?
     
  3. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:29 PM
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    NWTacoGuy

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    This guy did it and it looks amazing!! His name is Masterwacker

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:41 PM
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    WTF!!!!! There is stuck thing as overkill!! That's a lot of wasted money right now.
     
  5. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:42 PM
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    SOSHeloPilot

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    ... ^^^ ... I like those LED light bars and it looks like they are everywhere, including the hood scoop ... :D
    .
     
  6. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:44 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

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    He posted in one of my threads before. I'm pretty sure he has connections with Rigid. I think. Or he had a spare 4 grand laying around. haha
     
  7. Oct 29, 2012 at 2:51 PM
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    NWTacoGuy

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    I'm not all about the hood and the roof, but the ones behind the grill look hella bad ass
     
  8. Oct 29, 2012 at 5:48 PM
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    Thanks for that pic NWTacoGuy.
     
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