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Poll: Taillight tint

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by stevomac59, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. Apr 14, 2009 at 10:48 AM
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    stevomac59

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    What do you think?

    Stay with stock

    Get tint
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    other?

    TailLIGHTS!

    thanks

    damn.. I forgot to put the poll setup on... :eek:
     
  2. Apr 14, 2009 at 10:48 AM
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    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    tint it, but not too dark.
     
  3. Apr 14, 2009 at 11:14 AM
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    TEX357

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    steven you still gotta help me do the BHLM dawggggg
     
  4. Apr 14, 2009 at 3:03 PM
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    stevomac59

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    anytime bro
     
  5. Apr 14, 2009 at 9:30 PM
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    SoCalBlack08

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    ya go with a light tint...like what 20% looks like...i had that and it looked sweet but it was film so it peeled really fast
     
  6. Apr 14, 2009 at 9:33 PM
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    ERdept

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    Stay stock for several reasons.

    1. Don't want to give the fuzz any reason to pull you over and undo your mods.

    2. Safety. There are many morons on the road. Many aren't paying attention. If they rear end you, they can say it was because they couldn't see your lights.

    3. Safety again. It just makes more sense to make your truck visable to people behind you and not increase the chances of someone not noticing your lights by decreasing it's output.
     
  7. Apr 14, 2009 at 9:34 PM
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    stevomac59

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    3'' lift, custom stereo deck, 33'' toyo Mt tires, 17'' MotoMetal Rims, 20%Tinted front Windows, 5% Rear Windows, Blacked out Grille Surround, Bull Bar, HID Head and Fog lights, KC Daylighters, BHLM, Strobe Lights, Sockmonkey TRD 3rd BreakLight decal, 12'' MTX Thunder Subwoofer, 1000Watt Planet Audio Amplifier, Flowmaster Muffler Xhaust S40
    true! What about those black out covers? You can always take 'em of easily...
     
  8. Apr 14, 2009 at 9:35 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    tint around the brake light:D. tint everything on the taillight besides the bulge lol
     
  9. Apr 14, 2009 at 9:50 PM
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    TL697

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    What he says ^

    If someone hits you... It's your fault...

    Oh... and if I could vote... I vote stock...
     
  10. Apr 14, 2009 at 10:42 PM
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    derekabraham

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    The tint in the picture you posted is a perfect shade.
     
  11. Apr 14, 2009 at 11:00 PM
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    w8n4mud

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    I agree with this. find a middle spot.
     
  12. Apr 15, 2009 at 12:04 AM
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    Okkine

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    Tinted tail lights look kinda dumb in my opinion. I say keep it stock.
     
  13. Apr 15, 2009 at 8:04 AM
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    Veccster

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    A light tint would be OK if you really wanted it. I personally DO NOT like the blacked out taillights. Its cheap custom looks.

    Personally, I would leave it alone. If you get rear-ended, you run the risk that someone could hold that against you in court and find you liable. After all, it is illegal. Why take the chance.
     
  14. Apr 15, 2009 at 8:15 AM
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    bobwilson1977

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    none except for crappy hub caps and floor mats.
    Funny how tinted lights are back in fashion. That was BIG in the 80's.
     
  15. Apr 15, 2009 at 8:31 AM
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    TEX357

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    stevoo where are you getting your tail light covers from or are you going to spray em?
     
  16. Apr 15, 2009 at 9:16 AM
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    stevomac59

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    IDK if I am going to get them after all...

    But If I do, I would just get the covers b/c you can remove them easily..

    Go to STAR, they will order them for you... if not...you can GOOGLE it:rolleyes:
     
  17. Apr 15, 2009 at 9:18 AM
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    stevomac59

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    lol, some one gave me bad rep for having a BIG signature...lol
     
  18. Apr 15, 2009 at 9:20 AM
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    TacticalBacon13

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    haha better to be big than little........thats what she said.:rolleyes:
     
  19. Apr 15, 2009 at 9:20 AM
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    stevomac59

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    lmfao
     
  20. Jun 7, 2009 at 8:45 PM
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    "OldManTan"

    "OldManTan" Now my Taco is bloody Red, ewww

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    My attempt at not getting police attention, avoiding the above concerns and making the Taco "pink" taillights look a little better

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