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Should I put lights behind the grille or on the bullbar?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Tomasb1339, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:20 PM
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    Tomasb1339

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    Hey guys I finished the grille and installed a bullbar but now Im torn between putting fog lights on the bullbar or behind the grille. Or even putting fog lights on the bull bar and driving lights behind the grille? What do you guys think? Is 4 lights too much?

    new grille.jpg
     
  2. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    TheTacoTruck

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    I woulds just put the lights on the bull bar, but that's just me. Sweet truck!
     
  3. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    I like lights behind the grill, but also like lights on the bull bar. I don't like the idea of both places, so I would say the bull bar. Either place will look good though, it's your truck, so make it yours. :thumbsup:
     
  4. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    id put em behind the grille. it will look cleaner that way
     
  5. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    driving lights behind the grill...
     
  6. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    Nick-Yeah Im thinking behind the grille would look pretty clean. Your truck is pretty sick and I got a 450R as well
     
  7. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:53 PM
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    your wheels are awsome. wish i had got those instead. thanks man, love my 450r, runs good and never has problems.
     
  8. Mar 1, 2011 at 6:57 PM
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    id say behind the grill, def give it a cleaner look! On the bull bar i think they would stand out too much with everything being black, might look dumb
     
  9. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:03 PM
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    do you ever see people with really bad tattoos and you just think wtf were they thinking.... thats how i feel abt bull bars.... take off the bulky bar put some road armor on (http://www.roadarmor.com/site/toyota/05-tacoma.php) and put ur lights behind ur grille :) just my opinion
     
  10. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    but at least ur bulll bar is black and not chrome so its doesnt look horrid... so i guess it is acceptable
     
  11. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:08 PM
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    dude chill out! its his truck thats why its on there, not yours. WHERES YOUR ROAD ARMOR?
     
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    Both. :D


    Actually that is a tough call, but I think I like behind the grill myself.
     
  13. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    i think your bull bar looks bada**!!! dont listen to this retard
     
  14. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    behind the grill!!!!!!
     
  15. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:17 PM
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    ha i understand that hence why i revoked my statement .... and said it didnt look bad at all ... i felt like an idiot ha after i posted it... cause i hate when people get off topic and trash talk... so im sorry i don wanna be the dbag that does that..
     
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    I'd say behind the grill or get a nfab lightbar. Once I took off my bullbar it looked so much better. I dunno just my .02; if you're a fan keep it but for sure behind the grill if you keep it. If you lifted the truck after the bullbar though, just try taking it off and see what you think. It looks good stock but for some reason w/o bullbar with a lift it just looks cleaner
     
  17. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:18 PM
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    and my road armor is on a ups truck on it way to me so i may put dat shit on
     
  18. Mar 1, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    behind the grill!!! just saying ha ha
     
  19. Mar 1, 2011 at 9:00 PM
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    I gotta say that I agree with you that a bull bar does look a little silly on a little prerunner with just a leveling kit or even a 3" but when you got a 4x4 sitting 6" high I like the look of the bull bar.
     
  20. Mar 1, 2011 at 9:05 PM
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    Agreed, go for the cleaner look.
     
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