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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by billas333, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. Mar 15, 2010 at 4:59 PM
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    billas333

    billas333 [OP] They Still Love To Hate Me! - T.O.

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    What is the black plastic that goes around the inside the front wheel wells called? And why is the drivers side solid while the passengers side is slotted?

    just seems weird to me
     
  2. Mar 15, 2010 at 5:00 PM
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    Inner wheel well?
     
  3. Mar 15, 2010 at 5:01 PM
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    yea the black plastic liner that everyone trims to run larger tires?
     
  4. Mar 15, 2010 at 5:05 PM
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    I think it's slotted on the passenger side because that is where the air flows through to get to the air filter....Might be wrong but who knows :)
     
  5. Mar 15, 2010 at 5:29 PM
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    Both mine were slotted.
     
  6. Mar 15, 2010 at 6:42 PM
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    I'm pretty sure the part is called a splash guard. Don't know the actual reason for the slots, but I'd assume it's for ventilation.
     
  7. Mar 15, 2010 at 7:21 PM
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    billas333

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    ahh I figured it out its called a stupid fender liner. Makes sense. Damn things cost 70 bucks! I trimmed my back a lil more than i probably should have however its no big deal. Atleast 70 bucks worth
     
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