So, previous owner/s did not like this truck, romped it to shit, and in return its rough and needs alot of work. which im now doing it bit by bit, because honestly im an idjit.
1999 Tacoma 4x4 TRD SR5 V6, purchased on June 11 2011. Paid to much, but its exactly what i want, and i suppose if id of paid more, i would still have to do repairs, regardless im kicking myself in the face
July 2011, bought, 162k miles, now in jan of 2013, 210k miles.
New and clean, to me, (BEFORE)
How she is now, july2012(AFTER)
Have had some bumpy stuff, bought it with alot of dash lights on, now i only have abs (bad sensor), and airbag (missing sensor, i think).
Whats left to do:
SAS using ford 9" center with d60 outer c's with detroit
9" rear axle, full spool
dual marlin gear driven tcases
gas tank filler neck seal, evidence of a shitty body lift, and air breather mod once this is done.
make air intake a box
Stuff ive done (forgot to add another cv axle change somewhere...)
3/13 lca bushings (energy suspension), and cv's for the helluv it.
3/13 Steering rack bushings, HUGE difference with these ENERGY SUSPENSION parts
1/13 alternator again
1/13 driver door handle, custom, metal handle, plastic case.
11/12 power steering flush
10/12 brake master cylinder
10/12 cv passenger side
10/12 new front hub assembly, bearing, seals, abs sensors
10/12 marlin crawler clutch kit + flywheel from checkers
7/12 headlights off of fleabay, they're so bright
6/12 plans to sas start to form
6/12 mounted widow maker
5/12 timing belt and water pump with front crank seal
5/12 cv's again
5/12 Elite offroad front/rear plate bumpers
5/12 1" diff drop
5/12 Light racing ucas
4/12 2004 Gauge cluster
4/12 stock keyfobs for dealer installed rs3200 security system option
3/12 fixed horn, loose relay.
3/12 fixed door switch, now it works!
3/12 cleaned up wiring for turn/driving lights + slim hids 55w @ 6000k
3/12 changed dome light to proper bulb
2/12 new altenator,and again 3/13 due to bad vr, + new wiring from alt to fuse
1/12 picked up a super lightly used widow maker, and tow strap
1/12 Rebuild driveshaft (cardan blew out) + new carrier and ujoints
1/12 rebuild clutch spring assembly with new bushings and ghetto brackets
12/12 Fluids, all synthetics
12/12 Aero turbine at2525 + hangers
11/11 passenger side rear wheel bearing
11/11 cv joints
11/11 Carrier bearing + 1 ujoint
09/11 clutch/presusreplate/throwout bearing1
10/11 Turn signals in corner markers
10/11 gray wire mod!
10/11 grill (new clips courtesy of toyota), 8 bucks for six
09/11 ceramic brakes
09/11 new upper/lower ball joints
09/11 new tie rod ends
09/11 new front wheel bearings
09/11 arb stainless extended front break lines
09/11 new diff front/rear fluids
09/11 new cv half shafts on both sides
08/11 5100/5125 billys 08/11
08/11 eibach 3" coils
08/11 all pro expedition leafs
07/11 CEl - cyl 3 misfire and bank 1 lean
07/11 Repair extended 4x4 shifter
07/11 Replace BROKEN/extended gear shifter. 180
07/11 Passenger side turn signal plug assembly - BFA
07/11 Windshield wipers
07/11 Driver side marker - ordered off of fleabay
07/11 got rear 4x4 mud flaps, thx BFA!!
07/11 Passenger side turn signal wiring assembly needs to be replaced with proper
07/11 New Battery, Optima RED 34R
07/11 damaged center console
07/11 flasher unit
07/11 Accel peddle loose
07/11 Misfire prompting check engine - replace all plugs and seems to be fixed for now
07/11 Belts (3)
07/11 Flush radiator
07/11 First oil change to me
07/11 Driver Door handle - fleabay
07/10 Driver marker rewire - broken at base of plug
07/11Driver turn signal repair - bulb had mud between terminals breaking connection
07/11Passenger marker Investigate
shot front r/p teeth