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Paint

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by ChrisYoTaCoMa, Jun 16, 2009.

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Paint color?

  1. Leave it white and black?

    25.4%
  2. Copper

    8.5%
  3. Gunmetal/charcoal gray

    64.4%
  4. Red medium dark

    1.7%
  1. Jun 16, 2009 at 5:47 PM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    Should I stick with leaving the truck white and go with black and white as it is now, or change color to Gunmetal, copper, or red?
     
  2. Jun 16, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    badguybuster

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    What are you painting??
     
  3. Jun 16, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    The whole thing. Body.
     
  4. Jun 16, 2009 at 6:09 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Then I vote Gunmetal or Gray
     
  5. Jun 16, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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    pittim

    pittim mittip

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    Respect your elder gen.
    Pink slider.
    OD. That's what i'd do anyway.


    of your choices though, i'd go gunmetal.
     
  6. Jun 17, 2009 at 4:22 PM
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    BakoTruck

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    I think gunmetal is the one. :cool:
     
  7. Jun 17, 2009 at 5:56 PM
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    devilsalmostfree

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    i like the gunmetal!
     
  8. Jun 17, 2009 at 6:01 PM
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    gjbonner

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    wheres the Rhino option?:D
     
  9. Jun 17, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    After living 9+ years in Clermont Florida,the one thing I learned about "DAT SUN"..:cool::):cool:....lighter colors on my vehicles.....keeps cool and less fade..BUT why not try a wild white..Toyotas new "Blizzard white" or a Dupont with a "touch " of flake,as the SUN does its thing the paint moves with the eye....flows as you move....If I can find the pic of a "Pink Lightning"( cb radio/big rig accessory shop on the Florida East side near you) customers truck,dam thing looks like the paint jiggles like jello....

    Getting old and finding all my "files" is time....:rolleyes:

    Snoope back quiet
     
  10. Jun 18, 2009 at 3:43 AM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

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    Is that the color you are going for? LOL........
     
  11. Jun 18, 2009 at 3:46 AM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    I am thinking of sticking with white, but going with a pure bright white. A girl I work with has an Acura TL, hers is super white, parked next to mine it makes mine look like cream colored paint. I like that true white.
     
  12. Jun 18, 2009 at 4:31 PM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    Looks like gunmetal is kicking butt...
     
  13. Jun 18, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    SRQ TACO

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    What about speedway blue? :ohsnap:
     
  14. Jun 18, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    higherlux

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    out of your choices gunmetal gray
    but if it were me id go with a dark green color
     
  15. Jun 27, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    STLharry

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    rhino line it!!!!
    but of the choices... gunmetal.
     
  16. Jun 27, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    I'm thinking of a dark green too now.
     
  17. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    That new Tacoma green is tits.
     
  18. Jul 1, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    blkcoma32

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    changing color is a pain is the a$$ and expensive but if thats what u want i'd go with black
     
  19. Jul 1, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

    ChrisYoTaCoMa [OP] Chrome's for Harleys and old farts

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    Yes I agree. It costs extra for door jambs, under hood, bed........ I think I am going with the superwhite that Acura makes.
     
  20. Jul 1, 2009 at 8:03 PM
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    good idea, much cheaper, more money for cooler mods!
     
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