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The" Little Red Truck" build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by Lazylegs, May 30, 2012.

  1. Dec 23, 2012 at 6:19 PM
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    Day Cowboy

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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. Dec 24, 2012 at 7:32 AM
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    Lazylegs

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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..

    008.jpg
    009.jpg
     
  3. Dec 24, 2012 at 7:36 AM
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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. Dec 27, 2012 at 1:42 PM
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    Lazylegs

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    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. Dec 28, 2012 at 9:29 AM
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    Lazylegs

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  6. Dec 28, 2012 at 9:30 AM
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    Lazylegs

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    Just because..
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Jan 19, 2013 at 11:44 AM
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    Lazylegs

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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. Jan 19, 2013 at 11:48 AM
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    Matt
     
  9. Jan 20, 2013 at 9:50 AM
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    ^^Thats what it was. ^^
     
  10. Jan 20, 2013 at 9:57 AM
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  11. Feb 5, 2013 at 6:19 PM
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    Just a few updates.

    [​IMG]
    Cleaned and sprayed the window trim pieces flat black.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  12. Feb 5, 2013 at 6:24 PM
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    Modiified the three rings. Scrubbed them down with Dawn and sprayed them.
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Feb 5, 2013 at 6:29 PM
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    Just a cool shot .
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    Now this is CLEAN..
    [​IMG]
     
  14. Feb 27, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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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
     
  15. Feb 27, 2013 at 6:16 PM
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    How did you remove the rings?
     
  16. Feb 27, 2013 at 7:31 PM
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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.
     
  17. Feb 27, 2013 at 7:37 PM
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    What tube steps are those?

    Thanks
     
  18. Mar 5, 2013 at 7:23 PM
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    Looks great!
     
  19. Apr 23, 2013 at 11:47 AM
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    Lazylegs

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    Decided to ditch the bull bar and add a Smittybilt four tab light bar.
    [​IMG]

    More lights.. Yeah.

    [​IMG]

    I also have a set of arrows that I am thinking about installing on the mirrors. Not sure yet..
     
  20. Apr 28, 2013 at 9:59 AM
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    Lazylegs

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    Night Shot. Not the best photo.

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