What have you done to your Tacoma today?

Discussion in 'General Tacoma Discussion' started by ae111black, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. TacoHog17

    TacoHog17 Well-Known Member

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  3. ScooterMcGavin

    ScooterMcGavin Well-Known Member

  4. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Nothing it’s still in the shop :(
  5. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Cleaned up the inside of mine and washed it.
  6. YotaYoda

    YotaYoda New Member

    Today I installed an AshtRadio... 04 Taco with a Cobra 19 ultra III, instead of the ashtray.

    I removed then cut a 1.75 x 4.5" slot out of the black dash section behind the ashtray, using a rotozip. Had to cut into the rear of the sides an inch as well, the slot is slightly tapered. I was able to screw the radio to the black section from the top and sides. It's tipped down slightly in the back so that the antenna cable clears below the floor vent behind it.

    Made no visible changes... The radio can be removed and ashtray reinstalled.

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  7. YotaYoda

    YotaYoda New Member

    I needed new tires and asked around. Then last week a Jeep friend gave me a really decent set of barely used BFG's. They're 265/70/17 so I checked Craigslist and found a set of 17" 05 Sequioa rims. They're def the biggest you can fit on a Turd Taco with stock suspension, they rub slightly here & there. Tested them out this morning. For $230... Ain't complaining. I guess I'm on a roll

    Does anybody have the bilstein 5100 adjustable shocks? Any suggestions on an easy 1 or 2" lift?

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  8. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Looks like you use ur truck as a truck.. get lift coils and a progressive add a leaf or a new leaf pack.

    If u wanna use ur truck as a camry, get spacers and blocks
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  9. wyolivinlife

    wyolivinlife New Member

    Installed a 3” lift. IMG_1944.jpg
  10. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member


    Bull Bar and Grill replacement.
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  11. wyolivinlife

    wyolivinlife New Member

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  12. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

  13. wyolivinlife

    wyolivinlife New Member

    Not the best pic. I went with the Cooper Discoverer ST Maxx, 285/55r16. I am an old school-old guy. I would run a narrower tire if I could find them.
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  14. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Cool. I haven’t had any dealings with the ST Maxx. Let us know how they wear.
    The last Coopers I ran were the AT3’s on a gen two and I had no luck with them.
  15. 4wd

    4wd Well-Known Member

    Haven't done shit to my truck today but this is my neighbor's 2000 PreRunner with 52k original miles , not a good pic obviously...

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  16. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Low mileage. What you can see of it looks pristine.
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  17. 4wd

    4wd Well-Known Member

    Oh it is cherry , gotta get better pics though
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  18. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    A simple add to the seatbelts. Thanks to @mcklovin77 for showing them on the post a while back. IMG_0084.jpg
  19. mcklovin77

    mcklovin77 Well-Known Member

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  20. JonRod

    JonRod Well-Known Member

    Not a damn thing....still in the shop....fucken insurance
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  21. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    noticed the solid fold shifted. I assume its due to the C channel frame and some decent twisting
    Drivers side nearest the cab

    pass side nearest the cab

    Still better for MY NEEDS than dealing with the blindspots of a shell, and when I need to take this off it folds up pretty small and can go in a corner.
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