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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by badguybuster, Jun 2, 2009.

  1. Jun 2, 2009 at 1:55 PM
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    badguybuster

    badguybuster [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Here is what I did today.

    1. Gave her a good wash and wash. Also, used the Bug and Tar remover to get the road sludge off.

    2. Yellow Fog Light Mod.

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    3. Installed a wood dash kit that I got off ebay. It is the Titanium Burl and was about 35 pieces. It went pretty well, 2 pieces did not stick well and had to be glued.

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    What do ya think. I am thinking about doing the yellow light mod on the lights on my bull bar??
     
  2. Jun 2, 2009 at 1:57 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    looks good. i would leave the lights on the bar alone.
     
  3. Jun 2, 2009 at 2:12 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Any reason you prefer clear?
     
  4. Jun 2, 2009 at 2:14 PM
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    neslerrah

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    looks great! :thumbsup:
     
  5. Jun 2, 2009 at 2:45 PM
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    Simon2150

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    lookin' good!
     
  6. Jun 2, 2009 at 2:53 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    I think it would be too much yellow. It looks good as is
     
  7. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:40 PM
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    badguybuster

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    You might be right. I was looking at it and that would be a lot of yellow.
     
  8. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:42 PM
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    Kyouto42

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    Looks good, not to keen on the dash kit but that's personal pref.

    Also I'd leave them clear too, but more for light output than anything.
     
  9. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:43 PM
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    I really love the dash. It gives her some extra flash.
     
  10. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:48 PM
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    Damn.....The dash looks pretty damn good! (Can you PM me the link of the seller? I want to see what options he has)

    I think leave the driving lights clear.
     
  11. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    No need to PM, here is their website. They are also on ebay. I liked this one because it was a raised design. Some of the cheaper ones are flat.

    http://www.dashkitmall.com/
     
  12. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:58 PM
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    dash looks good!
     
  13. Jun 2, 2009 at 3:59 PM
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    Thanks!

    I ordered a couple of samples.....thinking black or the Zebra Wood. :D
     
  14. Jun 2, 2009 at 4:05 PM
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    Nniicceee! Lookin good there!
     
  15. Jun 2, 2009 at 4:24 PM
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    Eventually I am going to buy some Wet Okole's that match the interior, that will really liven it up.
     
  16. Jun 2, 2009 at 4:28 PM
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    You know, re-looking at that... one thing that concerns me is you no longer have access to the passenger side airbag shutoff... ...
     
  17. Jun 2, 2009 at 4:31 PM
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    badguybuster

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    My truck doesn't have the selector for that.
     
  18. Jun 2, 2009 at 4:54 PM
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    badguybuster, with all the pics I've seen of your truck, you need to put them in your gallery just for reference
     
  19. Jun 2, 2009 at 7:06 PM
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    I know..I know.:D
     

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