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offroad lights install help!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by socal19, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. Apr 29, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    socal19

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    Hey guys I have a 03 taco and I wanted to mount lights on the black plastic part on the bumper in front of the grill has anybody done this
     
  2. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:10 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    If you do that, You may want to reinforce the back side with some steel plate.
     
  3. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:12 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    True hopefully they wont rattle bad.
     
  4. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:14 PM
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    or do u guys thinks i should just get a bull bar or a NIfab light bar
     
  5. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:15 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    i have the n-fab and my light dont rattle, that would definately be my route bullbar or lightbar
     
  6. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:15 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I made my own light mount and it worked really good. Give it a shot, if you think you can make it work. :)
     
  7. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:25 PM
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    thinkin of doin same thing bumper its just plastic so maybe bull bar but i really dont like the look of them but show pics if you do it
     
  8. Apr 29, 2009 at 9:26 PM
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    or do u guys thinks i should just get a bull bar or a NIfab light bar
     
  9. Apr 30, 2009 at 4:10 PM
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    Hambone155

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    no! cut the grill theres a thread to that and put the lights behind the mesh! oh so fricking sick!
     
  10. Apr 30, 2009 at 5:47 PM
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    TRD4x4858

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    Alot of people have drilled into the bumper in front of the grill, its a metal bumper, im planning on doing it, look up toy4life, i think he had it done to his truck
     
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