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XR center "spoiler" on non-XR front bumpers

Discussion in 'X-Runners' started by ryanjboutin, Feb 18, 2010.

  1. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:29 AM
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    ryanjboutin

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    I think on the XR it's attached with some plastic clips, right?

    I want one for my std cab, mainly because I hit something with my bumper yesterday, and the center piece will cover up 99% of the damage lol

    Trying to figure out the best way to attach it to my non-XR.

    Double sided tape?
    Glue?
    Drill some holes and use black plastic rivets?

    Ideas and suggestions (other than buy an XR) are welcome.
     
  2. Feb 18, 2010 at 10:21 AM
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    I think you need to dremel off some tabs and then double side tape it on there.
     
  3. Feb 18, 2010 at 11:21 AM
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    I think that's what I'm going to do.

    I just picked up the new center piece for $74 brand new in a box at the dealership.

    I got the hook up, holla if ya hear me!
     
  4. Feb 18, 2010 at 8:39 PM
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    yeah i think on the XRs the lower valance kit thing holds it in, not to sure tho

    double stick tape ftw.
     
  5. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    buy an XR.... Sorry i had to! :p And on a serious note. Im not sure haha.
     
  6. Feb 18, 2010 at 9:39 PM
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    Shootz cuz, u wrong ahaha!

    It's held on with 6 clips on the top, maybe the ground effects do hold it in place on the bottom.

    I got one today, I think I might have to take off my Grillcraft lower, then install the XR spoiler, then reinstall the Grillcraft grill.
     
  7. Feb 18, 2010 at 11:08 PM
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    Here is the XR front spoiler on a double cab long bed.

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  8. Feb 18, 2010 at 11:17 PM
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    I meant spoiler as in the center bumper piece. That's what Toyota calls it, I should have been clearer.

    Sharp lookin' truck!
     
  9. Feb 18, 2010 at 11:44 PM
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    X2 dosen't look retarted like i thought it would lol
     
  10. Feb 18, 2010 at 11:49 PM
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    ho sorreeeeyyy ah? no get all nawtz hahaha
     
  11. Feb 19, 2010 at 12:00 AM
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    Stupid hurts.

    Stupid hurts. Hoogie boogie!

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    I cut off the tabs and used 3M double-sided tape for mine. Haven't had any problems with it yet. :thumbsup:

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Feb 19, 2010 at 12:01 AM
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    ainokea
     
  13. Feb 19, 2010 at 12:49 AM
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    ahhh.. I see what your saying. referring to that cover... gotcha. i would question the toyota tech that called that a 'spoiler'. he obviously doesn't know what a spoiler is/does.
     
  14. Feb 19, 2010 at 1:47 AM
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    ey brah, you a local boi o wat?
     
  15. Feb 19, 2010 at 1:26 PM
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    Nope, just a haole that lived on Pearl Harbor for 4 years.

    I love learning about different cultures.

    Anybody wanna FedEx me some Spam and rice musubi???
     
  16. Feb 19, 2010 at 2:46 PM
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    hahaha. My dad makes thee best spam musubi. Maybe I should bring some to the meet?????hmmmmmm I think you and I will be the only ones eating it. haha
     
  17. Feb 19, 2010 at 7:27 PM
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    711 no more? lololol
     
  18. Feb 19, 2010 at 8:03 PM
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    This is what I ended up with.

    I had to cut the top off 2.25" to accommodate the Grillcraft grill. I painted satin black behind it.

    I used the Scotch by 3M double sided indoor/outdoor tape. Thanks guys.

    [​IMG]
     
  19. Feb 19, 2010 at 8:04 PM
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    Looks good man, you got a more distant shot, with more angle of the truck?
     
  20. Feb 19, 2010 at 8:05 PM
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