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Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014-2021)' started by CJoseph, Jun 10, 2021.

  1. Jun 10, 2021 at 7:45 PM
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    $1,379.99, your dignity, and possibly even expulsion from TRUCK GANG. ;)
     
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  2. Jun 10, 2021 at 7:57 PM
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    WTF is a grumper?
     
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  3. Jun 10, 2021 at 8:05 PM
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    Seriously does Toyota use insanely weak windshields? My wife has 3 chips on her Highlander and I have 2 on my 5 month old Tundra. Not a huge deal I just never had so many chips on my other trucks
     
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  4. Jun 10, 2021 at 9:59 PM
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    Just ordered mine, pick it up at 4WP on Monday.
    Pics to follow.
     
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  5. Jun 10, 2021 at 10:05 PM
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    :stirthepot: :popcorn:
     
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  6. Jun 10, 2021 at 10:15 PM
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    Method Nv's, falken wildpeak 275.65.20 Dirty deeds exhaust, 5100's all around...nothin fancy.
    Is this for realz?:crazy:
     
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  7. Jun 10, 2021 at 10:21 PM
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    OnespeedTRD The owls are not what they seem.

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    What, the windshield cowl, or that I ordered one?
    Yes its a thing, no I didn't really order one.
    We're all just ribbing the OP.

    @CJoseph, you made the wise decision to buy a Tundra, so we'll just chalk this up to mod-fever and move on.
    If you need any advice or help this is the place to be.
    Welcome and congrats on the new truck!
     
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  8. Jun 10, 2021 at 10:26 PM
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    To each their own, the grumpers look just as fugly as this shit :rofl: Grumpers make normal Jeeps actually look good then
     
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  9. Jun 11, 2021 at 1:18 AM
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    I thought it meant angry bumper, I’d be angry after buying it, but it’s a grill, winch, bumper combination.

    Again, I don’t think these things look good individually, but if you go all out they tie together and can look ok. More of show to me.
     
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  10. Jun 11, 2021 at 1:31 AM
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    Luckily they don't make the ViCowl for the Tundra, but if I had a Jeep I'd definitely consider a grumper.
    It actually makes sense if you want to run a winch and have max approach angle and max front end protection.
    I probably wouldn't put one on a daily driven commuter Jeep, but on a dedicated off-road vehicle its pretty sweet.
     
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  11. Jun 11, 2021 at 4:01 AM
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    Seems like it would go perfect with one of those front end jacked way the fuck up trucks.

    SPP
     
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  12. Jun 11, 2021 at 5:15 AM
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    @CJoseph Lets see some pics of the truck though! :worthless:

    Welcome to the forums.
     
  13. Jun 11, 2021 at 5:31 AM
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  14. Jun 11, 2021 at 5:53 AM
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    It's that newer-ish Yota glass. Super weak. My cousin was eating chik fil a lounging in a 2016 Lexus LX passenger seat. His socked foot (no shoe) lightly pressed against the windshield and the glass fractured like it was hit by an 80mph baseball.
     
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  15. Jun 11, 2021 at 6:17 AM
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    Why? You don't like your tunny looking like a Buck Roger's spaceship?
     
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  16. Jun 11, 2021 at 7:32 AM
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    Ah fab four, they have some interesting builds.

    I kinda dig the F250 they built, but I'm afraid I'd use the word "bro" very frequently during conversations.

    [​IMG]
     
  17. Jun 11, 2021 at 7:35 AM
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    I think its actual purpose is to catch fallen leaves and other biological debris, to further insulate the cab.. plus, where else on these trucks do you suggest the birds build their nests??
     
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  18. Jun 11, 2021 at 8:56 AM
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    By the time you add all that totally useless weight you might be able to carry a dozen donuts without exceeding load limit......
     
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  19. Jun 11, 2021 at 9:00 AM
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    :rofl: Poor guy might even have to settle for plain glazed as well, jelly or custard filled would push it over the top.
     
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    Doesn't this violate windshield obstructions laws?

    New Jersey prohibits windshield obstructions under 39:3-74 : "No person shall drive any motor vehicle with any sign, poster, sticker or other non-transparent material upon the front windshield, wings, deflectors, side shields, corner lights adjoining windshield or front side windows of such vehicle other than a certificate or other article required to be so displayed by statute or by regulations of the commissioner. No person shall drive any vehicle so constructed, equipped or loaded as to unduly interfere with the driver's vision to the front and to the sides.".[6]

    Examples of violations include items hanging from the rear view mirror such as religious objects, fuzzy dice, air fresheners, or electronic devices.[7] Electronic toll collection equipment such as E-ZPass transponders can also be considered a violation by law enforcement.[8]

    Ideally, a windshield obstruction summons is issued in lieu of a more serious traffic infraction which would have incurred points and raised insurance costs, such as speeding or running a red light. However, unlike in other states, it can be issued without any other cause or suspicion.[9]
     
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    Probably states it's "For off-road use only" therefore bypassing the laws. Same as with aftermarket color bulbs and those old tinted headlight covers from 2005.
     
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  22. Jun 11, 2021 at 12:59 PM
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    That setup would be perfect for viewing the Perseid meteor shower this August.....would suck tho with that Vicowl thing a ma bob...
     
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    Prolly violates obscenity laws.....
     
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    If I was a LEO and saw that Vicowl windshield nonsense.....my lights would be on so f'ing fast.....
     
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