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Need some opinions on Weather tech mats for DC.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Chronism, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. Nov 10, 2010 at 6:32 PM
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    Chronism

    Chronism [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Which color would look best with my grey interior? matching grey or the black to offset the grey and match the black in the dash, etc?

    Anyone have pictures of theirs?

    Thanks
     
  2. Nov 10, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    Polymerhead

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    I bought black for my gray interior and they look fine. I like the contrast. I have a white truck. Plus black will show dirt more and encourage me to clean my truck more often. ;)
     
  3. Nov 10, 2010 at 6:45 PM
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    Chronism

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    Thanks for the responses and the pics, helps a lot. I've seen some pics of the grey, but not the black until now. I also have a white truck and think the black contrast will be better.

    Thanks again!
     
  4. Nov 10, 2010 at 6:47 PM
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    tuckr2

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    I have black in mine. Originally with grey carpet I thought i would be better off with another color, but the black looks great and hides the mud and dirt better.
     
  5. Nov 10, 2010 at 7:05 PM
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    rbeezy

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    i decided to go with grey on mine.. easier on the eyes

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  6. Nov 10, 2010 at 8:12 PM
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    jpmorrisvb

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    Damn .... I am ready to order in the group buy the black but now that I see the gray I am leaning that way .... ya-ikes!
     
  7. Nov 10, 2010 at 9:00 PM
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    OZ-T

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    I got the digifits in the gray . I like them a lot . I'll try to get a pic for you tomorrow .
     
  8. Nov 11, 2010 at 6:34 AM
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    Do eeny, meeny, miny, moe and then pick the one you are hoping wins.
     
  9. Nov 11, 2010 at 6:40 AM
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    RMTacoguy30

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    I ordered grey in the last group buy and then after seeing the black ones on a couple trucks i'm ordering the black ones in the group buy going on now. lol
     
  10. Nov 11, 2010 at 6:45 AM
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    i got gray, they dont look at dirty as black. and dont jump out at you. i would get gray with gray interior and tan with tan. just like the outside of your truck, black is hard to keep clean
     
  11. Nov 11, 2010 at 6:53 AM
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    Gray it is .... which is the current color ..... thanks for the input.
     
  12. Nov 11, 2010 at 7:04 AM
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    I have grey and they blend perfectly. I would think that black would actually show dirt, water and especially SALT much worse than grey.
     
  13. Nov 11, 2010 at 8:07 AM
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    Grey with grey. Black shows dirt, and black mats in a grey interior scream "aftermarket" to me. YMMV.
     
  14. Nov 11, 2010 at 7:36 PM
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    I agree .
     
  15. Nov 11, 2010 at 9:16 PM
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    Black weather techs have worked perfect for me with my gray and black interior. Black clean up easily. For what its worth.
     
  16. Nov 11, 2010 at 10:08 PM
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    I have a white truck with a grey interior and black liners and I really like them. I don't care for the way the grey ones look but that's only my opinion.
     
  17. Nov 12, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    Thanks for the responses and pictures! I went with the black, I actually like the contrast, but still matches the dash and door tops. Thanks!
     
  18. Nov 12, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    Your great pic just confirm my choice was the right one for me, thanks for the great pic. I ordered them night before last and they are already scheduled to be delivered tomorrow, on a Sat. at that!
     
  19. Nov 13, 2010 at 3:31 AM
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    You didn't do the group buy here? Pretty decent savings...
     
  20. Nov 13, 2010 at 6:47 PM
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    Chronism

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    No, I am a little too impatient... Received mine today and I couldn't be more happier. They fit really well and look great! Thanks for the responses and help!
     
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