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Skid Plates

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pinchetaco, Feb 11, 2010.

  1. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:18 PM
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    pinchetaco

    pinchetaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have an 06 taco with a 6 inch pro comp lift and was wondering is pro comp the only company that makes a front skid plate that fits. I need some skid plates but am not sure which ones will fit.
     
  2. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    topgun155

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    No There are many.
    Bud Built and all pro are the only ones I can think of right now.
    I think a member on here is trying to make one himself. Metalmiller.
     
  3. Feb 11, 2010 at 4:44 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    not that fit 6" lifts.....

    check w/ ATO (fire931) and he may one off u a skid. he was lookin for someone to be a test fitter for a 6" lift
     
  4. Feb 11, 2010 at 8:48 PM
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    Good point. I wasn't even thinking about the 6in lift.
     
  5. Feb 11, 2010 at 8:52 PM
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    AvsFanTRD

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    What does lift have to do with the skid plate? How does a lift get in they way of a skid plate? I can understand if the skid plate goes past the front axel, but how many skids actually do that?
     
  6. Feb 11, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    b/c u have to hack and replace the crossmember for a 6" lift and thats normally where the regular skids come across/bolt up to
     
  7. Feb 11, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    x2 You will probably have to go custom to get what you want.
     
  8. Feb 12, 2010 at 11:18 AM
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    pinchetaco

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    Where is this guy located... I am not against going for a one off design... I am in NC
     
  9. Feb 12, 2010 at 11:19 AM
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    JimBeam

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    budbuilt may be able to offer you one for a 6" as well
     
  10. Feb 12, 2010 at 11:41 AM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    kevin is in lexington, VA. like i dont know who u are:rolleyes:
     
  11. Feb 12, 2010 at 11:49 AM
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    Yea I was wondering if you would catch that one. Thanks for the help
     
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