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SOOOO..... black or chrome bull bar on Silver Tacoma?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TSmalls89, Mar 29, 2013.

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Chrome or Black Bull Bar With Silver Tacoma?

Poll closed Apr 28, 2013.
  1. Chrome

    10 vote(s)
    13.0%
  2. Black

    67 vote(s)
    87.0%
  1. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:06 AM
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    TSmalls89

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    Which one do you guys think will look best??
    I am definitely buying one of these, just cannot decide which ones I want.
    Any suggestions??
     
  2. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:08 AM
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    jjew18

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    Pics for comparison? I know you don't have one yet, but maybe Google?

    Right off hand I would say black. Do you have other chromed accessories or trim? I like chrome, but don't over do it with it, no need for chromed fake vents on the front fenders.:p
     
  3. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:29 AM
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    saundern

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    do you have other chrome on the truck?
     
  4. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:30 AM
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    TSmalls89

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  5. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:33 AM
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    How about getting a light bar instead? If you are set on the bull bar then black.
     
  6. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:34 AM
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    I was thinking the bull bar with two hellas mounted to it. Nothing special, just add a little mean to the front.
     
  7. Mar 29, 2013 at 7:41 AM
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    I'm not sure how much off roading you do. The bull bar will take away some approach angle from the front. Just a thought.
     
  8. Mar 29, 2013 at 8:05 AM
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    chrome with the chrome grill surround looks great. I had a chrome bull bar back in the day. Chrome may match the rear bumper too depending on your truck.
     
  9. Mar 29, 2013 at 8:10 AM
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    Both look good, the black looks better in the pics, butI'm not a huge fan of the billet grilles. Since your truck is not already chromed out, having the chrome bar will not over do it, so I think it would look really nice. Personally I still lean towards the black on a silver truck. I think there should be some contrast, I'm not a huge fan of black on black, so I would get the chrome on mine to add contrast (again not to over do it).
     
  10. Mar 29, 2013 at 9:34 AM
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    It's not really anthing rough, mostly just the mud holes around the town and a few trails. don't think it would get any damage. The light bars look ok, but I am looking for more of an aggressive look.
     
  11. Mar 29, 2013 at 9:43 AM
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    Go with the Black, I plan on doing the same thing on my silver DCLB.
     
  12. Mar 29, 2013 at 1:32 PM
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    Alright, black it is! Thanks for the help guys, I think it'll work best. I also am doing stepsides that are black at the beginning but chrome in the middle. It should balance out.
     
  13. Mar 29, 2013 at 1:37 PM
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    buy mine! lol
     
  14. Mar 29, 2013 at 1:37 PM
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    See my pix...it looks awesome!
     
  15. Mar 29, 2013 at 1:51 PM
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    Yup, you just talked me into it.
     
  16. Mar 29, 2013 at 1:52 PM
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    Bro I used to live in NH! Good old Raymond.
    Your selling yours? Hit me up
     
  17. Mar 29, 2013 at 2:17 PM
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    I personally like chrome on light colored trucks. If you go chrome with the step bars and exhaust and wheels go chrome everything. If you like the black look go all black. It's up to you really. I had all chrome on my 95 Tacoma and loved it and wouldn't have done it any other way.
     
  18. Mar 29, 2013 at 2:21 PM
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    I plan on doing Black rims and exhaust much later, so the black is definitely looking better
    Plus, I can paint the side steps if necessary
     
  19. Mar 29, 2013 at 2:25 PM
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    im selling mine too it looks simaler to the one above black bar and silver/chrome scrape plate
    100 bucks or obo
     
  20. Mar 29, 2013 at 5:41 PM
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    Black. Too much chrome = bad.
     
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