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Nerf/Step Bars question...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TheBlackPearl, Oct 27, 2010.

  1. Oct 27, 2010 at 11:35 AM
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    TheBlackPearl

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    Can someone please tell me if a nerf bar for a 2nd gen DC short bed will fit on a 2nd gen DC longbed? Will it look funny?
     
  2. Oct 27, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    jdtemple

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    I have cab length N-Fabs on my Tacoma. I didn't like the look of the full length bar. Take a look at my build page.
     
  3. Oct 27, 2010 at 11:46 AM
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    TheBlackPearl

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    Actually, I'm really more concerned if they will bolt on. I believe the seller that I'm interested in buying from has some smittybilt step bars.
     
  4. Oct 27, 2010 at 11:52 AM
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    Janster

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    The bars are probably the same, length & mounting points. Nerf bars usually only cover where the doors are - and don't go back to where the bed is.

    Call the seller and ask him to measure the distance between each mounting location. Then - you can measure your truck. THey mount on the inside of the rocker guards.
     
  5. Oct 27, 2010 at 12:00 PM
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    Wattapunk

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    Should fit. Mounting points are at D-cab length not bed.
     
  6. Oct 27, 2010 at 12:02 PM
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    mount points should be the same. They bolt on the under side of the body, not the frame. There should be 5 bolt/screw spots, if they have never been used, they are filled with plastic thread protectors. They pop right out.
     
  7. Oct 27, 2010 at 2:44 PM
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    Okay thanks guys for the help!
     
  8. Oct 28, 2010 at 7:52 PM
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    Are the black n-fabs a flat black or shiny?
     
  9. Oct 29, 2010 at 4:53 PM
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  10. Oct 30, 2010 at 9:29 AM
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  11. Oct 31, 2010 at 2:35 PM
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