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switched my chrome grille to a color matched!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by comicnut25, Mar 31, 2010.

  1. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:19 AM
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    comicnut25

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    Hey guys what do you think? i had the chrome billet but i found a brand new color matched on craigslist for 50 bucks so i bought it! I also left the billet on the bottom? i was thinking of getting the grillecraft black grill ?

    grille.jpg

    grille2.jpg
     
  2. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:22 AM
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    s2studio

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    That looks good!
     
  3. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:24 AM
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    helbnt

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    Yeah, that's sharp - I like it better than the chrome...
     
  4. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:26 AM
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    ASH

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    I definitely prefer the color-matched grille over the chrome. I swapped mine out last week:

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:26 AM
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    comicnut25

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    i was surprised how much more i liked it than the chrome! i think i'm gonna take out the lower billet though doesnt quite go i think
     
  6. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:36 AM
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    Doc.SS

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    I've been debating about going with the colormatched grill myself.
    I bet it would look good black, as long as you put the top one back in.
    I've also been debating about the billet or grillcraft grill.
     
  7. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    Chris(NJ)

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    dude, that looks sooo much better!
     
  8. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:41 AM
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    inlinejohn

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    MUCHO better!!!
     
  9. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:49 AM
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    senor taco

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    just hit it with some black paint
     
  10. Mar 31, 2010 at 11:52 AM
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    jefferson

    jefferson needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    waay better. It'll give you better gas mileage too. and luck with the ladies. and more horsepower!
     
  11. Mar 31, 2010 at 12:19 PM
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  12. Mar 31, 2010 at 12:27 PM
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    Looks great, the color matched looks much better
     
  13. Mar 31, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    Hey where did you buy that grill?
     
  14. Mar 31, 2010 at 6:51 PM
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    Definately looks better than the chrome!
     
  15. Mar 31, 2010 at 8:23 PM
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    Thanks guys I'm just undecided of the grill I want for this one!
     
  16. Mar 31, 2010 at 9:03 PM
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    nuckinfuts NyQuil on the rocks.

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    Paint it black, you'll like it, I promise. I just need to find a sweet deal like that on craigslist for an indigo color matched grille

    [​IMG]
     
  17. Apr 2, 2010 at 2:39 PM
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    your go lucky on finding that one

    I ordered one for mine and it came with the grey center painted ( Like the 09+ trucks) I tried to have them order an older one with the black center, but they cant get them anymore

    I thought that was odd, but anyway

    I am going to recess it anyway, so it doesnt really matter

    Looks nice

    Justin
     
  18. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:41 PM
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    comicnut25

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    Is that why it's black inthe middle? The guy said it was off an 08 but was never used cause he got a billet one fromthedealer the day he bought it so brand new enough for me!!
     
  19. Apr 2, 2010 at 8:50 PM
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    Awesome find...$50 for a color match. Can't go wrong with that. Looks a lot better.
     
  20. Apr 2, 2010 at 9:01 PM
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    Hell Yah, the color matched makes it look awesome.
     
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