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lockable bed compartment DIY

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by WhiteTacoma09, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. Oct 13, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    WhiteTacoma09

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    Added a lock mechanism to my rear opening tool bay. I'm going to add the second one another day before I put stuff in there. $6 in parts at Lowes home improvement.
    Whatcha think? :)

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  2. Oct 13, 2011 at 2:33 PM
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    pudge151

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    nice work!!!!!
     
  3. Oct 13, 2011 at 2:35 PM
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    been done before, but still a good idea!
     
  4. Oct 13, 2011 at 2:37 PM
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    Tacomanator

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    Nice. Mine are always empty, so I have no need to lock them.
     
  5. Oct 13, 2011 at 3:09 PM
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    theredofshaw

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    I usually smash and stuff my empty water bottles/cans in until its time to go to the recycling yard lol
     
  6. Oct 13, 2011 at 3:18 PM
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  7. Oct 13, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    LOL, thanks
     
  8. Oct 13, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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    How's that lock gonna hold out there with rain and dirt? Not that it rains that often in Central Texas anyway...
     
  9. Oct 13, 2011 at 4:53 PM
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    i think there is a write-up for this on here somewhere but its a good idea! I need to do this cause when i take my dogs to tha park or woods to run i always put my keys in there so they aint in my pocket but its not really tha safest place!
     
  10. Oct 13, 2011 at 4:54 PM
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    anyone have an extra bed compartment (passenger side compartment stolen). The smaller ones without the door.
     
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