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Need some help/opinions!!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by whitetaco02, May 23, 2010.

  1. May 23, 2010 at 5:09 PM
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    whitetaco02

    whitetaco02 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have an 09 Tacoma in Magnetic gray metallic with chrome grill and chrome rear bumper. I just recently bought a chrome toolbox as well.

    Okay, here is my dilemma.... I want black wheels! :eek:

    I have the black handles, mirrors, etc on the truck now.

    Do you all think it will look funny if I have a "chrome and black" thing going on? Maybe black rims with chrome lug nuts?

    Anybody have any pics of what I am talking about to get an idea of what to expect with this pattern?

    Thanks!
     
  2. May 23, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    toyo freak

    toyo freak Another Toyota Enthusiast

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    No all black is best, but it wont look bad!
     
  3. May 23, 2010 at 5:25 PM
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    techgeekwill

    techgeekwill Captain Funk

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    I don't think it would look odd at all. I think that if you got wheels with a chrome rim or accents, it would look pretty sharp.
     
  4. May 23, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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    I think it looks great!
     
  5. May 23, 2010 at 6:24 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Chrome and black looks good Imo
     
  6. May 23, 2010 at 6:26 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    I prefer black wheels with a chrome lip. I like how it provides a contrast between the wheel and the tire. That is the route I am going.
     
  7. May 23, 2010 at 6:28 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    I like the wheels Rab89 has with the chrome and black, sorry I cant remember what they are, maybe someone can remind me
     
  8. May 23, 2010 at 7:37 PM
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    whitetaco02

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    That looks very nice! Thank you!
     
  9. May 23, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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    Thanks
    I like the touches of chrome.
    Painting the grill was a nice touch also, I kept the emblem chrome
     
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