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Paint or Satoshi?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by hitmans.army, Sep 12, 2011.

  1. Sep 12, 2011 at 5:20 AM
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    hitmans.army

    hitmans.army [OP] Just a guy.

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    [​IMG]So heres my problem. I absolutely hate the chrome on my truck. I want to get rid of it, but cant decide to just colormatch it or get a satoshi. My grille has the full chrome (surround and bars) and it looks horrible to me. I plan to either remove or paint everything else (emblems, tailgate handle, mirrors, rear bumper). I just cant decide if I want to paint or swap the grille...... Ideas?
     
  2. Sep 12, 2011 at 7:29 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Both
     
  3. Sep 12, 2011 at 7:38 AM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco Grill Sergeant Vendor

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    Core-Hurst short throw shifter & T-handle / Carbon Fiber Interior / custom console light / De-badged / leather interior / Heated Front seats / Red Line Hood Struts / Painted speaker grills /one-off TRD Satoshi Grill with 12-15 front-end swap/ Pioneer AVIC-X920BT HU / Scangauge II / Black LED Tails / Dash Mount for iPad mini / Safari Snorkel / Auto-pilot mode / Leer 100XQ Cap / 4x Innovations sliders / Rear Diff Breather Mod / front windows tinted to 35% / Brute Force Fab Hybrid Front Bumper / BAMF Rear Diff Skid / Budbuilt Skids / CBI Trail Master 2.0 rear hybrid bumper / Fox rr coils/ TC UCA's/ TC spindle gussets/ TC Cam Tab gussets / Dakar leafs / Defined Engineering shackles / All pro U bolt flip / Timbren Rear Bumpstops / BAMF LCA skids / Exhaust re-route / Fog Light anytime Mod / LowRange Off Road extended rear brake lines / ATO Shackle Flip / sectioned Bushwhacker flares / re-geared to 4.56 / ARB Front & Rear Locking Diff / ARB CKMA12 compressor / PrInSu full rack system / 1" body lift / Inchworm 4.7 crawlbox / twin stick FJ t-case / Davez off-road triple-stick kit/
    ^^^^this^^^^ :D
     
  4. Sep 12, 2011 at 7:42 AM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Yep ^^^
     
  5. Sep 12, 2011 at 8:24 AM
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    Slodgetto

    Slodgetto Über Posre

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    Agreed. ^^^^^
     
  6. Sep 12, 2011 at 8:34 AM
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    Fink

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