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When I take off my side steps...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Lentsnh, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Since the stock side steps are bolted into the body of the truck itself. What should I use to fill the holes where the side steps were originally?
     
  2. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    I just used some RTV. Toyota sells the actual plugs to fill the holes if you wanted to go that route.
     
  3. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    why would you take them off?
     
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    just put some bolts in there to keep the crap out, mine came with plastic inserts, i guess you can call them that, i dont think you want to buy those from toyota.
     
  5. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:51 PM
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    Can you get them at your local Dealership? How much for 6?
     
  6. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:52 PM
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    Sliders:D
     
  7. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:53 PM
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    I found a buyer for them so I will have to send the hardware with the steps... If the plugs are too expensive ill just get some Automotive caulk
     
  8. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:53 PM
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    You should be able to get them there. Most likely they will be a little pricey. Another thing you could look into are the little push plug Christmas tree thingy's. I know they sell them at the auto parts store for cheap.
     
  9. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:55 PM
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    just go to your local automotive store and buy some metric bolts and put them in.
     
  10. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:55 PM
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    Christmas tree plugs??
     
  11. Apr 9, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    Ill look into that too. But I want it to look good... even though its under the truck
     
  12. Apr 9, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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  13. Apr 9, 2009 at 7:05 PM
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    Oh ok I know what those are now... What about the rubber ones?
     
  14. Apr 9, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    Sure. Those would work too.
     
  15. Apr 9, 2009 at 7:11 PM
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    If you still have them PM a pic to me... Ill take them off your hands :D
     
  16. Apr 9, 2009 at 7:12 PM
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    Appearantly theres alot of ways to do this fix... Thats good
     
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