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The" Little Red Truck" build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Lazylegs, May 30, 2012.

  1. Day Cowboy

    Day Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Very nice and very original! Some may like it and others may not, but in the end, you are the one driving it and paying for it. Kudos for making it your own!
     
  2. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Tint (35%), a must. Step bars, Bull bar, Bull lights,4x4 light mod, Flip down 10" DVD player, De badged, Color match front emblem, color matched bumpers., black out tails, Cobra cb, Flashlight mod,bed-light mod,
    A few pics of the black..

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  3. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    It is going in the trash as soon as the Feb Bonus comes. I am wanting to put a shallow lip Sato Grill . I am ordering a new light bar next week, and working on some cool bed accessories. :D
     
  4. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Tint (35%), a must. Step bars, Bull bar, Bull lights,4x4 light mod, Flip down 10" DVD player, De badged, Color match front emblem, color matched bumpers., black out tails, Cobra cb, Flashlight mod,bed-light mod,
    Went and bought some new lights for the truck today. I am changing the rear lights that are wired for back lights. I don't really like having the Round lights on the headache rack. I think a smaller rectangle will compliment the truck rack more than the round ones. Filled up the gas tank today and drove her home. I will put some pics up after the install.


    Good day. Craig
     
  5. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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  6. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just because..
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  7. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yesterday I attempted to fix the paint screw ups on the grill! Much to my dismay the paint I ordered was not a good match at all. How difficult can it be to get a good match? Any how I decided this morn that I will go back to black. So I sanded it down, and cleaned it up again. Black is back on.
     
  8. CanisLupus

    CanisLupus Previously "MGMTacoFF"

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    Duplicolor Perfect Match. You can get it at Advance Auto Parts.

    Matt
     
  9. Lazylegs

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    ^^Thats what it was. ^^
     
  10. Lazylegs

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  11. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just a few updates.

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    Cleaned and sprayed the window trim pieces flat black.
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  12. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Modiified the three rings. Scrubbed them down with Dawn and sprayed them.
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  13. Lazylegs

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    Just a cool shot .
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    [​IMG]
    Now this is CLEAN..
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  14. Lazylegs

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    Today I removed the overhead light and sun glass holder.
    It was a pretty simple removal. One screw removal and a
    little tug on the front and bamm. I used a flat black primer
    and a satin black rattle can. I looks good. I don't know why the
    trucks don't come like this!




    032.jpg
     
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    How did you remove the rings?
     
  16. Lazylegs

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    I slid my fingernail under the corner and gently pulled them off. I am sure a credit card would work as well.
     
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    What tube steps are those?

    Thanks
     
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    Looks great!
     
  19. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Decided to ditch the bull bar and add a Smittybilt four tab light bar.
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    More lights.. Yeah.

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    I also have a set of arrows that I am thinking about installing on the mirrors. Not sure yet..
     
  20. Lazylegs

    Lazylegs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Night Shot. Not the best photo.

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