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New trail-gear rock defense rear bumper

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by 98fourbangertaco, Dec 30, 2010.

  1. Dec 30, 2010 at 8:07 AM
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    98fourbangertaco

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    hey guy i got my new rear bumper on the other day and thought i would show some pics and brag trail-gear up a lil for a nice quality product at a reasonable price, here ya go

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    only complaint i have is that the bumper didnt come with trailer chain saftey hooks so i went to the local hardware store and got some eye bolts and solved the problem

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    let me know what ya think
     
  2. Dec 30, 2010 at 8:10 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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  3. Dec 30, 2010 at 8:10 AM
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    nice man it looks good :thumbsup:
     
  4. Dec 30, 2010 at 8:37 AM
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    98fourbangertaco

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    haha thanks guys, and i dont know bout that, i dont think i could ever part with her
     
  5. Dec 30, 2010 at 1:06 PM
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    muay_thaierd

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    where did you get it at? it looks really good.
     
  6. Dec 30, 2010 at 2:18 PM
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    Just ordered it thru trail gear thanks
     
  7. Dec 30, 2010 at 2:23 PM
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    Looks pretty good! How sturdy is the receiver though? Have you towed with it yet?? I like the look of it, are they available w/o the receiver so I could use my stock receiver? and finally... How much are they asking for em?
     
  8. Dec 30, 2010 at 2:23 PM
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    rhodehard09

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    i wish they would make them for 2nd gens:pout:
     
  9. Dec 30, 2010 at 3:02 PM
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    Yamaha Dave

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    Holy Mary mother of Jesus that thing is awesome! :eek:
     
  10. Dec 30, 2010 at 9:29 PM
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    i havnt towed with it yet but i can say that the reciever looks just as stong as my factory hitch but i dont know on any ratings, and yes i know the eye bolts really want hold much and i never really pull anyting but our little motor cycle trailer maybe a few times a year and really just wanted a cheap way to hang the chains on there that looked ok, and they just make em with the reciever as far as i know, and as for the price it was 339 shipped to my door in bare metal
     
  11. Dec 30, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    and thanks for the complements guys, i love it for the money
     
  12. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:15 PM
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    lotsoftoys

    lotsoftoys pavement is boring....

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    i just ordered mine yesterday... for cheaper! i got the bumper and the trail gear rear frame supports shipped. $405 to colorado... Dave'z off road hooked it up. buddy of mine told me to look them up and it worked. i got like $39 off of trail gear's quote.
     
  13. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:19 PM
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    JLee

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    It looks good but the bed side protection don't look like it would protect much if you dropped on to a rock. It looks like it would still be able to get up in there and hit the body.
     
  14. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:27 PM
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    lotsoftoys pavement is boring....

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    i was thinking that too at first til i saw a legit pic of it installed on a different taco. it hangs below the bed just enough. and if u mount it correctly. it shouldn't move ha... mine will be here in a week. ill take a pic for ya. and im gonna test it out in moab in a few months!
     
  15. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:28 PM
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    Yeah maybe it's just the angle it just didn't look like it protected the bed sides very well.
     
  16. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    i think it will work out just fine. but like i said ill take some ics of mine when i get. and my frame supports. im gonna weld d rings to my bumper tho for trailer chain attachments and for pull points.
     
  17. Jan 8, 2011 at 2:04 PM
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  18. Jan 9, 2011 at 7:11 AM
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  19. Jan 9, 2011 at 8:34 AM
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    JLee is worried about side protection ,and i don't think he even has sliders......
    But i do agree Trail-Gear has great products ,i have bought tons of item's from them..
    My last build..using mostly Trail-gear products.

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  20. Jan 9, 2011 at 8:53 AM
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    Now that you have the Trail-Gear on the rear ,you need the matching front ...I could drive up to NC. and take that ARB off tour hands.lol
     
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