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Opinions on dipping gas flap?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by norcal4banger, Mar 24, 2011.

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Plasti-Dip gas flap...?

Poll closed Apr 23, 2011.
  1. Yes

    21.4%
  2. No

    78.6%
  1. Mar 24, 2011 at 3:16 PM
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    norcal4banger

    norcal4banger [OP] 11-98 MUD

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    Yes? No?

    I was staring out my window at my truck thinking what else I could do and thought of plasti-dipping the gas flap.... Figured it just peel off if I didn't like it.

    Opinions?
     
  2. Mar 24, 2011 at 3:19 PM
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    stevenstaco

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    just do it post pics and do a poll ......i couldnt tell you cause ive never seen it done yet:D
     
  3. Mar 24, 2011 at 3:19 PM
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    98tacoma27

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  4. Mar 24, 2011 at 3:19 PM
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    For your truck, I would do black and see how it looks. Won't hurt anything and like you said, just peel it off if you don't like it.

    Only bad thing I can think is that the flap isn't very big compared to the rest of the side of the truck so a little black square might look strange....but won't know if you don't do it.

    I say go for it and just peel off if you don't like it.
     
  5. Mar 24, 2011 at 3:22 PM
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    norcal4banger

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    Very much so. lol

    Yeah thats what I'm thinking, maybe up close would look cool. But from far away could look pretty lame. Black square like you say
     
  6. Mar 24, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    topgun155

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    Just cover it with a little electical tape first before you do anything. If you like it contiue with paint, if not you didn't waste much time.
     
  7. Mar 24, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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    himmie

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    Electrical tape would probably be harder to peel off than Plasti-dip. Ha.

    Just try it and peel it off if you don't like it.
     
  8. Mar 24, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    norcal4banger

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    never thought of the electrical tape lol not a bad idea. might do this
     
  9. Mar 24, 2011 at 6:54 PM
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    I voted YES, not because i like or dislike the idea, I voted yes based on the type of truck you have, black bumpers, mirrors, door handles. On this style of Tacoma it might not look to bad.
     
  10. Mar 24, 2011 at 7:04 PM
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    I plasti-dipped my dog but I didn't like the look, so I just peeled it off and he's good as new. This stuff sure is the shit...
     
  11. Mar 24, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    You should try electrical tape .
     
  12. Mar 24, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Do they make electrical tape in a spray can now?
     
  13. Mar 24, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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