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Need Bumper Suggestions

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pcledrew, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. Oct 31, 2010 at 2:46 PM
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    pcledrew

    pcledrew [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I live in a heavily deer populated area, bad winters, lots of oilfield traffic and a lot of shitty drivers. I would like some suggestions for front and rear bumper setups for basic protection from such beasts, mainly the deer and the odd neighbour dog, ok, kidding about the dog. Basically I want impact protection, something to avoid broken parts / pieces and something to protect my grill, lights, etc. Pics would be greatly appreciated, thank you.
     
  2. Oct 31, 2010 at 3:43 PM
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    Carson

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    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.
    ARB Front bumpers are known to be very tough, they can take a hit from a dear.

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  3. Oct 31, 2010 at 4:04 PM
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    BGrutter

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    Check out Relentless. I like them quite a bit and their single piece construction has great resiliency reviews.

    First post in this thread shows numerous examples.
     
  4. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    IluvTEA

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    x2 on the Relentless Fabrication bumper... mine is on its way :)
     
  5. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    ARB or relentless....i will eventually have a relentless one day
     
  6. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:16 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    RelentlessFab aluminum . :cool:
     
  7. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:22 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    Really dig the ARB.
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  8. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:43 PM
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    supataco

    supataco Shaq-enzy Falls

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    Wow... I haven't seen many color matched ones. They don't look all that bad.
     
  9. Oct 31, 2010 at 9:48 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    Another pic

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