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step bars on or off?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by adamv22, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:20 AM
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    adamv22

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    Should I put them back on or leave em off?

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  2. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:23 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    Off.....................IMHO
     
  3. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:28 AM
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    CanisLupus

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  4. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:29 AM
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    neoflex

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    Never been a fan of step bars so I may be biased when I say off. I prefer the look of running boards or sliders. The typical step bars just look dated to me. Plus more often than not they rot from the inside out.
     
  5. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:30 AM
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    jizzam93

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  6. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:35 AM
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    nb_tacoma

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  7. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:51 AM
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    Reaper10

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    off...maybe that bull bar too?
     
  8. Jul 17, 2011 at 7:56 AM
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    rcbs204

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  9. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:04 AM
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    X2

    Ditch the truck toboggan
     
  10. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:05 AM
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    VooDoo

    VooDoo More Cowbell!

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    looks like everybody is saying off...
     
  11. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:07 AM
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    TheMrGExperience

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    I took mine off and I think it makes the truck look a bit higher and overall cleaner. Chrome just looks cheap to me now.
     
  12. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:34 AM
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    i say off too. mine are on so my liitle dude can get in and out easier. it does look better with them off.
     
  13. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:39 AM
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    St. Swervus

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    Now that I got my lift I'm actually using them. They also help my daughters get in. But purely for looks on your truck.....off.
     
  14. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:50 AM
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    Off, I hate steps on a truck.
     
  15. Jul 17, 2011 at 9:54 AM
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    gatlin69

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    Plasti-Dip then on.
     
  16. Jul 17, 2011 at 10:24 AM
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  17. Jul 17, 2011 at 10:25 AM
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    we have a winner
     
  18. Jul 17, 2011 at 10:25 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Off, and while you're at it the truck would look way better with the bull bar off.
     
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