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Removing the Wheel well fenders?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by airsoft_warrior, Sep 15, 2008.

  1. Sep 15, 2008 at 1:59 PM
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    airsoft_warrior

    airsoft_warrior [OP] Batman

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    I was just noticing how other peoples tacos have their wheel well fenders painted to match the bodies of the truck. Mine are not painted and i dont like the look of the plastic because it is beginning to fade in the sun. Is there any way to take off those fenders and replace them with something from online, or get them painted with the black pearl paint? I have the long mudflaps underneath of them that i would have to remove to. Thanks!
     
  2. Sep 15, 2008 at 2:01 PM
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    tacoskim

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    the reason urs arent painted is cuz u got the rugged trail. it looks good on the silver. u can just take ur truck to any paint shop and they'll paint ur fenders for u
     
  3. Sep 15, 2008 at 2:05 PM
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    cool thanks. just got to find a paint shop around here.
     
  4. Sep 15, 2008 at 2:10 PM
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  5. Sep 15, 2008 at 2:20 PM
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    Trade fenders with someone.
     
  6. Sep 15, 2008 at 2:20 PM
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    if u want more clearence then go wtih glassworks fenders. they are expensive though.
     
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