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Red Badges on Black Taco?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JasonJump, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. Jun 12, 2010 at 9:49 AM
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    JasonJump

    JasonJump [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Has anyone done red badges on a black taco? If so could you please post a couple of pics?? Thanks!
     
  2. Jun 12, 2010 at 9:50 AM
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    cgs2k2

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    Don't do it man. Unless you get it professionally done, it may look tacky.

    Just my opinion though, I've never actually seen it done in all honesty.
     
  3. Jun 12, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    JasonJump

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    I've painted them black already.... it would be as easy as taking them back off if it looked dumb. Sand them and back on black :) but yeah Id rather see it before all that work ha
     
  4. Jun 12, 2010 at 10:11 AM
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    Wattapunk

    Wattapunk Stay lifted my friends !

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    x2. Leave it black!!

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Jun 12, 2010 at 10:16 AM
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    T0LLPHR33

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    S1N C1TY...(from Hilo, HI)...
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    this is my friend Ryan (RJDoute from XR-U) with a '08 BSP XR...

    Satoshi (RGM w/FJ Emblem painted Red - BHLM w/Red Halo Projectors...)
    [​IMG]

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  6. Jun 12, 2010 at 10:27 AM
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    StandingCow

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  7. Jun 12, 2010 at 10:31 AM
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    AeroCooper

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    Do it! It will look great, IMO.
     
  8. Oct 12, 2010 at 4:25 PM
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    Forster46

    Forster46 Very nice how much?

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    I just posted a thread asking the same question. Haha I think I'm gonna do it.
     
  9. Oct 12, 2010 at 4:29 PM
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    tacobox

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    Black tacos look so damn good... they can pull it off.



    I like black or a gunmetal emblems myself though
     
  10. Oct 12, 2010 at 5:13 PM
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    boss1041

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    gun metal or maybe a darker red
     
  11. Oct 12, 2010 at 6:41 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    Do it just paint them and if you don't like.. paint them again or go on eBay buy new ones
    I think it would look tight
     
  12. Oct 13, 2010 at 3:41 AM
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    If it's done right than it would look pretty damn good I would think.
     
  13. Oct 13, 2010 at 3:44 AM
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    island808

    island808 Me l've got brains.

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    GM was doing it 15 years ago. You want to look retro.. go ahead. Its been done. Do .. i don't know, medium green.
     
  14. Oct 13, 2010 at 5:48 AM
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    I'm sure it won't remind anyone of anything horrible...

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  15. Oct 13, 2010 at 2:56 PM
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    Did some photoshops on your gallery pics.

    jasonjump1.jpg

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    Did some red wheels as well.
    jasonjump3.jpg
     
  16. Dec 24, 2010 at 2:18 PM
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    tostidos

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    Nice I just posted about my Dark Blue taco doing red badges to compliment the TRD Decal. Was gonna shave it down to read the TACO too. The red wheels are a little much for me but still looks badass man great looking truck.
     
  17. Dec 24, 2010 at 2:23 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    :puke::puke::puke::puke::puke:
     
  18. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:19 PM
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    Wile

    Wile It's a truck not a luxury sedan.

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  19. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:39 PM
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    badges would be good to do red, but "NO" on the wheels color matche.. that only works on murdering the taco.
     
  20. Dec 24, 2010 at 3:41 PM
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    TacomaMan07

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    Rims look lame red. But the badges red would be unique and sick. Go for it.
     
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