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paint the inserts 7 17.95%
billet inserts 9 23.08%
keep it how it is 23 58.97%
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post #1 of 21 Old 11-23-2009, 10:11 PM Thread Starter
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Which grille style?

Ok so I want to do something with the grille on my truck and want your guys opinions so here are the options Im considering

1. Paint the plastic inserts in the grille the color of the truck

2. buy these polished billet inserts from carriage works



3. Leave it be

Or any other ideas are welcome as well

here are some pictures of the truck




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post #2 of 21 Old 11-23-2009, 10:19 PM
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I say leave it like it is. Truck looks tough as it sits now.


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ya leave it dude.

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I like it how it is now.

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keep it the way it is.

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Thanks guys, keep it comin

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i voted for leave it how it is


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id say leave it like it is but if you really want to do something to it do the billet inserts.

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Well so far it looks like its stayin how it is

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what about a full replacemtn one like the RBP but not that brand... i took a pic of a nice looking one i think made by T rex? at sema... it was RBP style but IMO looked better


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