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Tail Gate reborn

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by NorCal3056, Mar 6, 2020.

  1. Mar 6, 2020 at 7:21 PM
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    NorCal3056

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    DE2F7E41-4CBA-4AFF-A47C-D9013710C72B.jpg 7EA7584E-B65F-48F2-92CE-4A02E109342A.jpg 7EA7584E-B65F-48F2-92CE-4A02E109342A.jpg DE2F7E41-4CBA-4AFF-A47C-D9013710C72B.jpg Amazing stories behind a tailgate with 223k miles which left its marks. Just installed a Relentless Tailgate Reinforcement plate. AMAZING fit and looks. Before and After Picture.
     
  2. Mar 6, 2020 at 7:35 PM
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    How about the lip overhang with the gate up
     
  4. Mar 7, 2020 at 8:42 PM
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  5. Mar 8, 2020 at 12:00 AM
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    wow looks legit. Maybe I won't macguyver tool bench worktops on to my tailgate...
     
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  6. Mar 8, 2020 at 6:08 AM
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    If OP is happy all is good!!

    Just curious was the plastic removed or did the cover go over top.
     
  7. Mar 8, 2020 at 3:36 PM
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    NorCal3056

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    The bed liner was removed and the aluminum powder coated cover went directly onto the tailgate.
     
  8. Mar 13, 2020 at 1:52 PM
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    Looks great :thumbsup:
     
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