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Overheat problems with mesh grill?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by DNG, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. Sep 28, 2011 at 9:05 AM
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    DNG

    DNG [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Any of you who have a satoshi, grillcraft, etc. have overheating issues? I bought a screen door mesh from home depot. The mesh holes are about .5cm and seems to be similar to the grillcraft grills.

    Thanks
     
  2. Sep 28, 2011 at 9:09 AM
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    Taco76087

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    Had mine on for a couple of weeks, no problems, I even have Hella 500's behind the grille
     
  3. Sep 28, 2011 at 9:12 AM
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    97yota4wd

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    havent heard of anyone having a problem even with 7inch lights behind the grill
     
  4. Sep 28, 2011 at 10:26 AM
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    DNG

    DNG [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys. I have the aluminum mesh made for screen doors with diamond shopped holes
     
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