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De-Badge or not

Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014+)' started by TexasMofo, Oct 14, 2016.

  1. Oct 14, 2016 at 1:10 PM
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    TexasMofo

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    I have always de-badged all my truck but I don't know if I should this one. Thinking of just taking the tundra off the doors and 4x4 off the back and leaving the 5.7. Thoughts?IMG_1468.jpg
     
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  2. Oct 14, 2016 at 1:11 PM
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    TheBeast

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    leave the sides. remove the one on the tailgate. cleaner look
     
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  3. Oct 14, 2016 at 1:12 PM
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    TTU19

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    Personally I love the badges, especially in the black. To me they pop off the lighter color trucks and give it a nice contrast.
     
  4. Oct 14, 2016 at 1:21 PM
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    CaptTyler

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    I vote leave them. On that truck blacked out, they look great.
     
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  5. Oct 14, 2016 at 2:16 PM
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    Law323

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    +1 on black out badges. That makes them pop on your color truck. Debadged trucks always look incomplete to me.
     
  6. Oct 14, 2016 at 3:20 PM
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    RowdyRon

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    ^^^^^^what Law said! Black them out and let them live.
     
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  7. Oct 14, 2016 at 6:44 PM
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    McLovin

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    I like the black 5.7 badge but I personally don't care for the Tundra badge. I removed all mine (Limited trim) except for the 5.7 badge and I'm probably gonna order them in black. Or......if you remove your 5.7, you could sell me yours.
     
  8. Oct 14, 2016 at 7:04 PM
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    16tunterd

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    Personally, I don't like driving a billboard. But, your pro with black badges is a bit different..... I'd probably shave the "Toyota" and leave the "5.7." But, you gotta do what makes you happy. Love that color btw.
     
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  9. Oct 14, 2016 at 7:09 PM
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    I love the black Pro badges...so much so, I ordered them and put them on my truck. They complement all the other black on the truck. Like @Law323, I think it looks incomplete without badges
     
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  10. Oct 14, 2016 at 7:28 PM
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    Vizsla

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    Pretty good right? That said, I am having custom billet badges made to put back on. They will be same dimensions/pattern of the oe Platinum badge, but add subtle bling.
     
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  11. Oct 14, 2016 at 7:39 PM
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    chop em off
     
  12. Oct 14, 2016 at 7:44 PM
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    Vote's pretty even Steven I see LOL

    Take them off and if you like it better, keep them off, if not, stick 'em back on @TexasMofo
     
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  13. Oct 14, 2016 at 8:19 PM
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    I'd keep the blacked out badges, if they were chrome I'd take them off.
     
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  14. Oct 15, 2016 at 9:50 AM
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    I think they look great with your truck's color. If they were chrome I'd saw take em off but it really gives your truck some nice accents, IMO.
     
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  15. Oct 15, 2016 at 10:47 AM
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    csuviper

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    I agree with this one because of the truck color and the badges being black.
     
  16. Oct 15, 2016 at 3:39 PM
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    Mine came off the day I got it..
     
  17. Oct 15, 2016 at 5:22 PM
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    first thing I did to mine as well as removing the vinyl on the doors between the windows
     
  18. Oct 15, 2016 at 5:48 PM
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    Dustydirt19

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    Another vote for black out badges
     
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  19. Oct 15, 2016 at 6:04 PM
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    Definitely leave the black on
     
  20. Oct 15, 2016 at 6:11 PM
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    veg hed

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    I say keep 'em...I like the blacked out badges.

    IMG_7871.jpg
     
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  21. Oct 16, 2016 at 1:39 AM
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    I vote to keep them too!

    Love the color of your truck and with only two colors on your truck to begin with it helps make the trucks color that much more appreciated.
     
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  22. Oct 17, 2016 at 4:50 AM
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    BRNG ITT

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    Although it would be a bit repetitive with the bed stamping, I've been curious as to what the Tacoma TRD PRO badges would look like in place of the 5.7 badge.
    Maybe you should try it out. ;)

    IMG_9201.jpg
     
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  23. Oct 17, 2016 at 4:52 AM
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    RowdyRon

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    Repetition isn't always a bad thing! I like the badge!
     
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  24. Oct 17, 2016 at 5:49 AM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ I'm a boob guy.

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    Like others have said, I would keep them. With the color of your truck and blacked out badges=

    Bad ass!
     
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