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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Masada, Oct 11, 2009.

  1. Oct 11, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    Masada

    Masada [OP] Well-Known Member

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    All Pro Steel Plate Front Bumper| All Pro Light Bar| All Pro IFS Skid Plate| All Pro E-locker guard| PIAA 510 Fog Lights| Hella 700FF| Fox 2.5 Coilover| Bilstein 5100 on the rear| BHLM| Grill Craft MX Series insert| Added two D-rings to bed|AVID Off Road sliders| AFE Dry Flow S| Gibson Cat Back| Custom Bedbar with hilift mount| Camburg 1" Uni-Ball UCA's| Hi-Lift 48" Extreme
    So I had a little steering problem while out on my first run this weekend. (wasn't in gear going down hill and spun out) It could have been worse, so I thank God for his protection of me and my fiancé.

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    But now I am looking at the All Pro bumper. Can anyone tell me about it, what does it replace? Is it bolt on? Anything I might need to know? I am new to the 4x4 thing so please don't leave any details out. I had a blast and want to continue going out.

    Oh and the bumper behind the bumper cover was bent so it will need to be replaced along with some clips and other items.
     
  2. Oct 11, 2009 at 11:03 AM
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    T0LLPHR33

    T0LLPHR33 Well-Known Member

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    S1N C1TY...(from Hilo, HI)...
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    OUCH...indeed...sorry to hear and see about this bro...

    good luck on the repairs...the all pro brumpers are uber sexy...
     
  3. Oct 11, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    Voos

    Voos Well-Known Member

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    This is prime opportunity for a bumper upgrade... I screwed up the front bumper on my Tundra and kicked myself later for not using the insurance money on a better one
     
  4. Oct 11, 2009 at 11:12 AM
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    higherlux

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    hello all pro

    loks like you need some good mud tires too :wink:
     
  5. Oct 11, 2009 at 11:16 AM
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    straycat241

    straycat241 maXXXed out mid travel

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    the all pro bumper was easy to install\assemble the only hard part was bolting it to the truck it took my dad and brotherinlaw to help hold it while i bolted it to the truck other that that very solid
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  6. Oct 11, 2009 at 12:45 PM
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    Masada

    Masada [OP] Well-Known Member

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    All Pro Steel Plate Front Bumper| All Pro Light Bar| All Pro IFS Skid Plate| All Pro E-locker guard| PIAA 510 Fog Lights| Hella 700FF| Fox 2.5 Coilover| Bilstein 5100 on the rear| BHLM| Grill Craft MX Series insert| Added two D-rings to bed|AVID Off Road sliders| AFE Dry Flow S| Gibson Cat Back| Custom Bedbar with hilift mount| Camburg 1" Uni-Ball UCA's| Hi-Lift 48" Extreme
    I like the All pro over th ARB so if I buy one that will be it...

    was it worth it for the powder coating or could I just paint it myself and be happy?

    I really want to know what had to be removed in order to install the new bumper. So i can figure out what parts I will have to have and what parts I don't.

    Like I said, I had a blast and wouldn't do anything different (other than stay in gear and slow down) so I need more protection for more adventures.
     
  7. Oct 11, 2009 at 1:02 PM
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    Masada

    Masada [OP] Well-Known Member

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