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My truck is my toy project.
Been adding a lot of aftermarket stuff and playing with it,

Now I need some help (as I'm not known to be hip), to decide which grille to replace on the truck.

I want it all black,
The wife likes the Vertical bar grill, I like the Mesh type , but we both kinda like the horizontal bar billet type,
which one gets your vote?

Heres a pic of stock grill..

Automotive parking light Automotive side marker light Car Land vehicle Tire

Number 1, Mesh
Tire Land vehicle Automotive parking light Car Vehicle

Number2,horizontal billet
Vehicle Car Grille Automotive lighting Automotive tire

number3, Vertical bar
Automotive parking light Tire Car Land vehicle Vehicle

Next is gonna be black bumpers.



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I like the mesh
 

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You might go to a Dodge Ram forum to see pics on the trucks.
I like the stock grill look but I also like the vertical black bar and bumper bad to the bone look. I like it better than the mesh. I have seen a few trucks with the mesh and I wasn't to thrilled with it.
 

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I drove it today, (no rain) Its a blast...I love that it burns rubber so easy , even with them 34" tires.:cool::D

I think Ill hold on to it for a while..

How about this one..
Vehicle Grille Car Automotive tire Automotive lighting


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I actually like the stock grille, but since that's not an option...

Mesh first, and it's not even close. Then horizontal, and no to the vertical. It looks too much like that Lincoln Blackwood grille for me.
 

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When I was a kid, Packard had the best grille. You'd need a new hood for that though.
 

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Finally made up my mind,
Ordered this one today, suppose to be delivered next Friday.



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I'd like that better if the strands were thicker. Would hate to have some joker stick large housefly pics on it.

:dunno:

[Of course, the joker would be putting 'fingers' wrapped around the strands from inside. Hmm. Did you say you've ordered it already?]

:duck:
 

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Hey Bob,
Can you find me some of them big bug stickers (with guts hanging out) for the new grille?





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Hey Bob,
Can you find me some of them big bug stickers (with guts hanging out) for the new grille?

Jim
You are probably better at Internet searches than I am; most folks are.

What I was thinking of was the flies on a screen door. Walking around.

Wow; animated flybots on screen-type truck grills - on the inside, so they wouldn't be stolen... phooey, can't patent a idea.
 

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Discussion Starter · #19 · (Edited)
I know you guys been losing sleep , wanting to know what I finally got around to doing ...:rolleyes::)

Been playing with the toy...

before
Automotive parking light Automotive side marker light Car Land vehicle Tire
after
Automotive parking light Land vehicle Automotive side marker light Car Wheel

before
Tire Wheel Car Land vehicle Vehicle
after
Tire Wheel Sky Car Plant

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Automotive parking light Wheel Tire Vehicle Truck
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Why the hell would you ask us about your grille when you already had your mind made up? Personally I like 'em stock in appearance. After 50 yrs. of customizing cars, I am tired of working on them and doing all kinds of remakes. Just like my Model A's, I try to keep them fairly stock looking with the exception of tires and some engine work. If Henry Ford wanted a 32 Ford chopped and channeled he would have made them that way. Either way, it looks good and if that makes you happy, then that's all that counts!!!!

Tommy

P.S. I never had no fancy stump log roller like that myself - although I still play the lottery.
 
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