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my 1st gen satoshi

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by matthew5olson, Jul 16, 2009.

  1. Jul 16, 2009 at 3:33 PM
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    matthew5olson

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    Here's some pics of my soon to be completed (next hour or so) satoshi grille. I didn't like the chrome so I went with a steelish color.
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Jul 16, 2009 at 3:34 PM
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    and yes I did do the project in my living room. The mrs. wasn't to pleased. Although she can't complain bc i did do the painting outside at least.
     
  3. Jul 16, 2009 at 3:36 PM
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  4. Jul 16, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    nice, cant wait to see it finished
     
  5. Jul 16, 2009 at 3:54 PM
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    MiikeyD

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    hopefully this turned out better than mine lol
     
  6. Jul 16, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    alright my pics are loading on photobucket just a few more minutes
     
  7. Jul 16, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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  8. Jul 16, 2009 at 4:55 PM
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    I cut out the holes for the two side "grilles" but didn't put any mesh behind them. I'm gonna go to lowes I think they have better looking mesh. Plus the mesh is slightly crooked on my truck so it will need redone anyway. Horns will need moved at a later date. Has anyone moved them on a 1st gen. There's no extra wire, can I just splice some in and put it wherever I want?
     
  9. Jul 16, 2009 at 4:56 PM
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  10. Jul 16, 2009 at 4:57 PM
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  11. Jul 16, 2009 at 5:03 PM
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    [​IMG]
    pic is acting kinda funny. Threw the emblem on to see what it looked like. I might take the TOYOTA" off the tailgate and put it up front
     
  12. Jul 16, 2009 at 5:04 PM
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    looks good! i want to do that to mine
     
  13. Jul 16, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    paintdiddy

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    looks good.u going to paint it red to match?
     
  14. Jul 16, 2009 at 5:08 PM
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    nah I'm gonna replace all the chrome with that steel color. I also bought a hood with a scoop in it from a guy off here. That'll go on in a few weeks. I'm not sure if I should color match the hood or have it be flat black.
     
  15. Jul 16, 2009 at 8:10 PM
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    looks great man!

    and lol at prepping it in the living room. but thats what vacuums are for right?!
     
  16. Jul 16, 2009 at 8:12 PM
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    good luck
     
  17. Jul 16, 2009 at 8:13 PM
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    what paint did you use? and what write up did you use? i really want to to this to mine, but am nervous. did you sand or prime before paint? thanks.
     
  20. Jul 24, 2009 at 9:55 AM
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    looks good Matt
     
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