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New bed lights. Suggestions on hood scoop.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jdkeller, Nov 26, 2009.

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Ditch the uninstalled scoop or keep it?

Poll closed Jan 25, 2010.
  1. I love it!

    11 vote(s)
    7.9%
  2. What were you thinking! Your a winner!

    43 vote(s)
    30.9%
  3. Can I buy it off of you for my civic?

    85 vote(s)
    61.2%
  1. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    So I picked up these two heavy duty offroad lights for my bed bar. I like them. Havent wired them yet though. I will probably only put one on and put a firestick on the other end. Then I picked up this stick on hood scoop from autozone. 40 bucks. I took it out to see what it will look like. I might take it back. Any suggestions? It comes black and it paintable. If I kept it I would probably leave it black and paint the mesh black as well.
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  2. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:03 PM
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    Delmarva

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    Nada, Zip, Zilch, Nothing
    scoop is awful.. :eek:
     
  3. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:04 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Thanks! I added a poll :D
     
  4. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:04 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    What if I had black rhinoed fenders? Still ugly?
     
  5. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:29 PM
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    Maybe if the scoop was grey to match the truck it'll look better. Not to fussy over it, maybe its the black. Sorry its just my opinion, maybe others will chime in
     
  6. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:30 PM
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    hahahahahhaha i really hope your kidding
     
  7. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    ^ Return that Scoop JD. Wow, thats so out of place. Perhaps if it were matching silver but still.

    The bed lights look amazing!
     
  8. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:44 PM
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  9. Nov 26, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    What he said...
     
  10. Nov 26, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    I love the light bar, hate the scoop.
     
  11. Nov 26, 2009 at 5:06 PM
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    uhh...no.

    Definitely not. There are certain aisles of stores which nobody should EVER go down. The chrome/decals/stickons/skulls section of autozone is one of them, and basically the entire jc whitney catalog.

    The stock tacoma scoops look siiiiick though. Maybe get a bigger one?

    Edit: bed lights look decent
     
  13. Nov 26, 2009 at 5:07 PM
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    X2!
     
  14. Nov 26, 2009 at 5:12 PM
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    Is that one of the 3dcarbon scoops?
     
  15. Nov 26, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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    no. Auto Zone. lol


    Thanks for the replies. I didnt know how hideous it was until I took it off and set it on the hood. I was just testing it out. Sounds like I will return it. lol.


    As for the bed lights, do you guys think it would look better on cutting the inside crosshatched cover out. So the light is completely exposed? im on the fence about this.
     
  16. Nov 26, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    Nah. Leave them on. Even if they're plastic, they'll still provide a litte protection just in case anything in your bed ever strikes them.
     
  17. Nov 26, 2009 at 9:09 PM
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    Return those Autozone ones that cost you $40 and that dam Hood Scoop.

    Go to Harbor Freight and get those Fogs for $15. Best you can buy for cheap. They're real nice also...Saves you $$$$$
     
  18. Nov 26, 2009 at 9:37 PM
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    Kill it with fire! Stick on scoops are always ugly and worthless.
     
  19. Nov 26, 2009 at 10:06 PM
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    that hood scoop is terrible
     
  20. Nov 26, 2009 at 10:17 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Ok. Thanks. That's what I was thinking.
    You don't like the lights I bought?
    ok! Geesh! I get the point lol
    awww cmon. You know u want one.
     
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