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TR3NT's Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by TR3NT, Jul 30, 2009.

  1. Jul 30, 2009 at 12:01 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    recessed billet, blacked out valence,cheaters lrgm, 5100's all around, painted rims, weathertechs, painted pinch weld, 33" Hankook m/t, mkw wheels, tsb leafs
    I have 2009 White Double Cab SR5 Prerunner that I was so fortunate to receive in March. Since then I've been slowly saving money to make the truck more my own.

    Here's the most recent picture of it:
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    And this was on day one:
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    1) Add the hose clamp to the tailgate.
    2) Debadge the truck
    3) Buy a color matched grille surround
    4) I scored a billet grille for cheap so then I used 3M Rubberized Coating to black it out.
    5) Sockmonkey then hooked me up with the lower bumper vinyl.
    6) I then got a killer deal on some TRD 16'' Offroad Rims with tires that were blacked out so they only needed minor touch ups.
    7) For my bday I got a set of Bilstein 5100's and currently have them set at 2.5'' up front.
    8) more mods thru out thread

    I'm taking suggestions on what I should do next. So let me know what you think!
     
  2. Jul 30, 2009 at 12:31 PM
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    HBtacoma

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    || Deep Black Custom Paint By DUPONT FINISHES w/ Custom Airbrush Artwork || RCD 4.5 Inch Lift Kit || 20x10 Black XD Monster Wheels w/ Toyo MT 33x12.5x20 Tires || SATOSHI Grill || URD TCAI || Flowmaster 40 series dual exhaust || Pioneer AVIC-D3 w/ Bluetooth and Ipod || JL Audio 500/1 and 12" Kicker Sub || FJ 60 Toyota Emblem Painted Red || Black Custom Leather Interior w/graphite perforated body w/Red Double Stiching and TRD Logo || Leather Arm Rest Mod || T-REX Angry Eyelids || 20% Tinted Windows || Black Altezza Taillights || BHLM Headlights || LED Dome Light || LED Map Lights || HID 35w 6000k || Yellow Tinted Fogs || Nokya 2500k_55w Fog Lights || Painted Engine Cover || Bed Extender || Epic Indust. Bed Bar w/Fog Lamps Tinted Yellow ||
    nice build man, truck looks complete. i say you do the bhlm and maybe color match your rear bumper?
     
  3. Jul 30, 2009 at 12:52 PM
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    TacoTycoon

    TacoTycoon Well-Known Member

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    truck is looking purty! yeah what HB said and maybe some new rubber. Regardless truck is looking real good man
     
  4. Jul 30, 2009 at 12:55 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    nice truck. looks similar to mine.
    get some blacked out headlights!
     
  5. Jul 30, 2009 at 1:01 PM
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    1BlkT

    1BlkT Mod'n on a Budget

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    I say when I'm done with work today we try and recess that billet grille back an inch or so.

    I agree with the everyone else...bumper...bhlm...maybe 285's

    [​IMG]
     
  6. Jul 30, 2009 at 1:57 PM
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    Colton

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    Nice build man! Simple but awesome at the same time!
     
  7. Jul 30, 2009 at 8:25 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    ^^Thanks guys... i definitely want to go with the black headlights and color matched bumper :thumbsup:
     
  8. Aug 2, 2009 at 9:55 AM
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    1BlkT

    1BlkT Mod'n on a Budget

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    Showed TR3NT how to bondo/fiberglass and when I came home he had it all sanded down and was test fitting his billet grille. Looks like it took a lot of work to get the billet recessed due to its original size.

    Here's a quick teaser pic I snapped of it:
    [​IMG]
     
  9. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:05 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    Spent the weekend with 1BlkT taping and spraying the front bumper valence with 3m rubberized coating to match my satoshi. I let it dry and coated it a bunch with krylon fusion and clear coats.[​IMG]

    Up close pic of my paint job. I wanted to match the upper satoshi so I tried to give the lower billet a recessed look without actually recessing it. Paint was the perfect solution. I call it the cheaters LRGM(lower recessed grille mod).[​IMG]
     
  10. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:07 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    looks really good! keeep it up.
    btw did you leave the centercaps off ?
     
  11. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:08 PM
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    TR3NT

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    thanks. yeah i bought these rims from a guy off from ttora and he had lost 2 off the caps.
     
  12. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:17 PM
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    1BlkT

    1BlkT Mod'n on a Budget

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    Fixed
     
  13. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:28 PM
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    aces2

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    You think that will hold up over time? I was thinking of buying a can of that stuff a long time ago, it looks useful for lots of stuff...
     
  14. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:28 PM
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    Niknaq

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    very nice clean and simple. keep it up
     
  15. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:29 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    It's work well so far but i've been clear coating it in attempts to stop fading. Only time will tell.
     
  16. Aug 23, 2009 at 9:55 PM
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    MotoXdoer

    MotoXdoer taco?

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    nice truck man
     
  17. Aug 24, 2009 at 11:39 AM
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    1BlkT

    1BlkT Mod'n on a Budget

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    Time to finish up recessing your spare white grille so you can sell it. Then you can use the money for some Black Headlights
     
  18. Aug 31, 2009 at 2:12 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    threw on a Toyota badge over the weekend:
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  19. Aug 31, 2009 at 2:14 PM
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    LOVE it. That's fuckin' cool right there.
     
  20. Aug 31, 2009 at 2:16 PM
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    TR3NT

    TR3NT [OP] saving up

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    thanks man
     
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