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Road Armor's Tacoma bumper

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by LonghornTaco, Jan 5, 2009.

  1. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Road Armor just started offering a bumper for the 05+ Tacoma. It looks amazing but is expensive!

    However, look at the marketing image I was sent??? Hideous! Looks like they just put a truck in Photoshop and put a layer mask on top. For $2K, I would think they'd have better marketing material...

    [​IMG]
     
  2. pat's taco

    pat's taco Well-Known Member

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    hell yeah that looks cool.
     
  3. Ghost96Romeo

    Ghost96Romeo What is the Search Tab for????

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    Eh....too pricey.
     
  4. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    sweet bumper, not worth 2k
     
  5. tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    looks awesome..................but not $2k awesome!
     
  6. Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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    nice... lol
     
  7. SilverSeven

    SilverSeven Rock Solid Toy

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    yeah for 2k that bumper can pound sand...

    besides that, its the ugliest bumper I have ever seen for our trucks.

    who ever let that release should be fired.
     
  8. Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    I actually like the look of it.

    I don't like it enough to drop 2 grand on it though.

    I'd sooner consider beating off with sandpaper.
     
  9. derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    It looks ugly to me. It doesn't fit right.
     
  10. taco084gb

    taco084gb No matter where you go there you are.

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    Ya for $1800 I love my ARB and winch and IPF lights and Mounting and for there price you get a photoshop bumper. There is to many angles they put into the bumper it looks like a quilt of metal with all the pieces in there.:D
     
  11. colvilletacoma

    colvilletacoma Well-Known Member

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    If i had an extra 2k around I would definetly drop it on that. But with 2k I could get one custom made to look better and be how I wanted it.
     
  12. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I noticed that too - pretty cheesy...
     
  13. RedTaco2134

    RedTaco2134 Well-Known Member

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    I'd rather have a Beer, and a Allpro bumper..
     
  14. Dilsky

    Dilsky There go my nipples again!

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    Update on this. I was interweb surfing bumpers for our trucks and found that right now you can get $800 back on these bumpers! I personnally like them as they keep the original lines a little better than the all pro. This due to the reduced clearance comparing to the all-pro but hey I am just a poser who likes to bump civics in the parking lot!


    Edit: My bad deal is over, not like I was going to buy one anyways, I am all talk.

    Edit: Perhaps the deal is not over and I just have lysdexia. http://www.roadarmor.com/site/index.php

    Help me outa little!
     
  15. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Wow... That makes their rear bumper $940! Damn, that's tempting!!!
     
  16. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    I wonder how long this deal is going......
     
  17. RedTaco2134

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    I really like the bumper, it would be way better with a Stinger on it though..still not worth 2K. All-pro, should be suffice for me.
     
  18. LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Here's a larger picture I just got from Road Armor for their rear bumper. I've already asked them if they have more detailed pictures, not just the marketing photos... Not enough detail here...

    [​IMG]
     
  19. Dilsky

    Dilsky There go my nipples again!

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    Yea I would like to see it in a real world application to get a better idea of looks and size. Does look pretty slick though!
     
  20. RedTaco2134

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    There is a guy around here, that just purchased the "road armor, front bumper". IMHO I would ratehr buy the Armorology Rear bumper, with All-pro in front. That rear bumper above looks like a Armorololgy Bite...
     
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