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Show off your Billet Grille

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by CNewell, Dec 9, 2011.

  1. Dec 9, 2011 at 9:50 AM
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    CNewell

    CNewell [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I looked, and looked, and looked, and couldn't find a thread of people with billet grilles. Whenever I see a picture with one, it is in a totally random thread, so I thought it would be a good idea to consolidate all of them together. I know it may not be as popular as the satoshi, but there are a few here that like the look. Everybody that has one post it up. I have a black powder coated one sitting in my garage waiting to be installed, but I'm not set on cutting apart my factory grille. I need you to change my mind.
     
  2. Dec 9, 2011 at 9:58 AM
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    TennesseeFan76

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  3. Dec 9, 2011 at 10:11 AM
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    757southpaw

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    Not too many of us :cool:

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  4. Dec 9, 2011 at 10:11 AM
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    CNewell

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    Looks great! Keep 'em coming!
     
  5. Dec 9, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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    TennesseeFan76

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    I like that look! Did you paint yours black? If so how?
     
  6. Dec 9, 2011 at 1:34 PM
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    757southpaw

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    Thanks...Light sanding and rattle canned it w/ Krylon. Requires touch ups now then from chipping.
     
  7. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    hotrodbanshee

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    Do you have to do any cutting or just bolt on over factory grille?
     
  8. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:32 PM
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    CNewell

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    There are some that can bolt right over the factory grille, but for a cleaner look you can cut out the center. Keep them coming!
     
  9. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:48 PM
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    Night

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    I will post my in a second! Give me a bit!
     
  10. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:51 PM
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  11. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:52 PM
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    Mine was cut out
     
  12. Dec 9, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    Here they are, fresh off the press!

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  13. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:01 PM
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    CNewell

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    They look awesome guys! I think the billet is classy... Let's get everyone in this thread that has one to post pics
     
  14. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:02 PM
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    757southpaw

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    Clean
     
  15. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:05 PM
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    Kinda digging on the chrome eyelids, what brand, and where did you come across them?
     
  16. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    If any of you guys want to buy a spare grill. I have this FS.

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  17. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:17 PM
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    I've got the 4 piece billet grill that I want to get powder coated black. Seems like it would hold up to chipping. But would like to color match my grill (super white) first. Trying to rid my TRD OR of all it's chrome. I like the black/ white (storm trooper) look.
     
  18. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    RV7Garage

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    That looks really nice. Very clean. :cool:
     
  19. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:24 PM
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    Nice Trucks. More pics. Maybe I'll defect from the stock look?
     
  20. Dec 9, 2011 at 3:29 PM
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    CNewell

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    Did any of you guys paint the radiator behind the grille? It's a little harder to notice it compared to a satoshi.
     
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