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Getting some new exterior upgrades for Christmas. Already got tow mirrors coming but im torn between getting a new grille. Ive found on ebay a grille just like mine except its all chrome like whats on the platinum models. Do yall think the grille will stand out good on a white truck? Also I want some new clear headlights. My grille now has some spots on the gray bars and the chrome is starting to get that spider web effect. So what do yall think? Chrome grille or new stock chrome/gray grille or new headlights. I might can squintch all three in but dnt kno yet. Let me kno

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I would get the headlights and then paint the grill white until you can search around and get the grill you really want. There are a ton of options when it comes to grills.

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Take a look at my white truck, it has the clear headlights and 05 grill. I still have my white grill that came on the truck when it was customized by Western Hauler, there may be picks of it in my webshots.

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Oh, The clear headlights make a huge difference in light output.

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Getting some new exterior upgrades for Christmas. Already got tow mirrors coming but im torn between getting a new grille. Ive found on ebay a grille just like mine except its all chrome like whats on the platinum models. Do yall think the grille will stand out good on a white truck? Also I want some new clear headlights. My grille now has some spots on the gray bars and the chrome is starting to get that spider web effect. So what do yall think? Chrome grille or new stock chrome/gray grille or new headlights. I might can squintch all three in but dnt kno yet. Let me kno
I've got the full chrome stock grill. that is the 99-03 generation grill. I think it looks awesome. I've had a whole lot of compliments about it, and have had even more people, wanting to know where i got it so they could get one.
lemme kno if u want to see a picture of it, an i'll take one for ya

just my 2 cents

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Yea let me get a pic of that plz

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I uploaded some new ones of the grill to my photo gallery. there pics 158 and 159.

hope they help

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