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PantherTaco 05-26-2012 05:21 PM

PantherTaco's Build
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Hey guys, being a sophomore in high-school I can't really afford a whole lot as far as big mods go, this is an ongoing build and I add parts whenever I have the money. Feel free to tell me what you think and any suggestions for future mods :D :cheers:

How it looks today:


Exterior Mods:
-AVS Window Visors
-Mudflap Delete
-Tacomaworld.com Decal
-Color Matched Rear Bumper
-Extra D-Rings In Bed
-Kobalt Mid-Size Tool Box Painted Black
-Redline Tuning Hood Struts
-ruggedT Stickers
-Raptor Satoshi

-ARB Safari Snorkel
-Chopped Exhaust

-B.A.M.F. Kick-Out Sliders
-Pelfreybilt Front Bumper w/Headlight Hoop, Fog Cutouts, LED Bar Cutout

Wheels And Tires:
-285/75/16 Goodyear MT/R Kevlar
-SpiderTrax 1.25 Wheel Spacers
-Stock TRD Off Road Wheels (Matching Spare)

-OME Nitro Charger Shocks
-OME 885x Coil Springs
-Total Chaos Uniball Upper Control Arms
-2012 Stock Leaf Pack w/Progressive AAL
-All-Pro U-Bolt Flip Kit w/Stock Bump Stops
-OME Trim Packer
-Disappearing Sway Bar Mod
-Cab Mount Chop w/B.A.M.F. Plates

Interior Mods:
-Mag Lite Mod (Center Console/Driver Seat)
-Weathertech Floor Mats
-Dickies Seat Covers

-Led Dome/Map Lights
-PIAA Intense-White Headlight Bulbs
-GY6.35 Reverse Light Mod

Communications/Other Electronics:
-Cobra 19DXIV CB Radio
-4' Firestik CB Antenna On Tailgate Mount
-OTRATTW Switches

Recovery Gear:
-48" Hi-Lift w/Handle Isolator
-Southeast Overland Snatch Strap
-ATO Hi-Lift Brackets
-Shovel Brackets w/Quick Fists

Removed Mods:
-Hella 500FF Converted To 6000K HID
-BlitzPro 21S LED Light Bar
-Fog Light Mod
-Color Matched Thin-Lip Satoshi w/Land Cruiser Emblem
-All-Pro Expo Leaf Springs
-265/70/16 Nitto Terra Grapplers

Continuous Mods:
-Emergency Kit
-Tool Kit
-Recovery Gear

2014 Mods:
-Backyard Fab IFS,Transmission,Transfer Case Skids
-Backyard Fab High Clearance Rear Bumper w/Shackle Mounts, Hitch
-OKLEDLIGHTBARS.com Flood LED Pod (Reverse)
-Puma 12V Compressor
-Group 31M Diehard Battery w/Pelfreybilt Battery Box, Mil Spec Battery Terminals
-Smittybilt Gen2 XRC 12K Comp. Winch
-OKLEDLIGHTBARS.com Square 6 LED Flood Pattern Pods (Fog Lights)
-Blue Seas Fuse Box w/100 Amp Re-Settable Circuit Breaker, Backyard Fab Mount
-Switch Panels w/OTRATTW Switches
-Re-Weld B.A.M.F. Sliders
-LED Rock Lights w/OKLEDLIGHTBARS.com 3W Lights Dual Wired To Door Open/Unlock
-OKLEDLIGHTBARS.com 20 Inch Double Row Combo Beam LED Bar
-OME 886 Coil Springs w/1/4 Inch Driver Spacer
-Exhaust Reroute
-OME Carrier Bearing Drop Kit
-Mini D2S Retrofit w/Orbit Shrouds, 5k Bulbs, 80mm Halos, Blacked Out Headlights

When I Grow A Money Tree Mods:
-5.29 Gears F/R
-ARB Rear Air Locker
-ARB Front Air Locker
-40x13.50r17 Goodyear MT/R Kevlar
-Beadlock Wheels
-F/R 3 Linked Dana 60's
-PSC Hydro Assist Steering
-14"/16" King Coilovers
-Twin Stick FJ Transfer Case
-Inchworm Crawl Box
-Backyard Fab Tube Doors
-Complete Exhaust Rebuild (Headers, Y-Pipe, Muffler)
-OKLEDLIGHTBARS.com 40 Inch Double Row Combo Beam LED Bar w/Backyard Fab Roof Brackets
-Backyard Fab Bed Rack For RTT, Maxtrax, Shovel, Rotopax, Kayak Rack
-Backyard Fab Tiregate

Whenever Mods:
-Stereo Upgrade
-Window Tint
-Performance Upgrades (Throttle Body Spacer, Intake Manifold Spacer, AFE Pro Dry Filter)
-Upgraded CB
-Rotopax 3 Gallon Gas w/Self Venting Spout (2)

-Shoe Creek, VA (Dec, 2013)
-Shoe Creek, VA (Jan, 2014)

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Home from the dealer (2/14/12)
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Dome and map leds installed thanks to csjumper2003
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PIAA Intense White headlight bulbs added
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AVS window visors added and mudflaps removed
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Mag Lite Mod
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Tacomaworld.com sticker

gusher 05-26-2012 08:02 PM

Looks good man...coming along! :thumbsup:

PantherTaco 06-10-2012 07:50 PM

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color matched the rear bumper. (6/8/12)
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PantherTaco 07-05-2012 06:07 PM

got my satoshi mesh in the mail today. going to try it tomorrow.

PantherTaco 07-09-2012 08:06 PM

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Finished the satoshi. Looks pretty good considering i didnt have a dremel or anything like that. thin lip version with mesh from Craig (Homertaco).

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PantherTaco 08-25-2012 06:51 PM

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got my hellas converted and mounted. need to do anytime fogs and add the otrattw switch for the fogs soon.
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PantherTaco 08-30-2012 06:48 PM

ordered an old landcruiser emblem for the satoshi. going to put in the new fog switch and do the fog light mod tomorrow.

PantherTaco 09-05-2012 08:03 PM

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fog light mod and switch put in. its not as bright as the other so im going to see what i can do about that.
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PantherTaco 09-09-2012 06:30 PM

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moved the lights for the new emblem.
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Warputer 09-09-2012 06:34 PM

Looking good! Especially the grill, emblem & light combo!

PantherTaco 09-09-2012 06:36 PM


Originally Posted by Warputer (Post 5666427)
Looking good! Especially the grill, emblem & light combo!

Thanks! grill took a while but turned out pretty decent. Big things to come! :cool:

Namyo 10-17-2012 04:37 AM


PantherTaco 10-19-2012 05:01 PM

hopefully about march or so ill have the lift and stuff on and be able to make it to a meet :D

PantherTaco 10-20-2012 07:47 AM

trying to get ome nitrochargers and 885's from a fellow member and some 1.25 spacers from cl :cool:

Mitch 10-20-2012 11:31 AM

You interested in a set of LR UCAs?

PantherTaco 10-20-2012 11:33 AM


Originally Posted by Mitch (Post 5865509)
You interested in a set of LR UCAs?

once i get a few things sold and replenish some funds i will be. pics? mileage? how much?

PantherTaco 10-27-2012 08:33 PM

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Attachment 177053:yay:

PantherTaco 11-14-2012 01:46 PM

build may be on hold temporarily. Just bought two new guns and need to get a ton of bulk ammo for both of them.

PantherTaco 11-26-2012 03:35 PM

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blitzpro leds!Attachment 181872and new brake linesAttachment 181874

PantherTaco 11-29-2012 04:31 PM

blitzpro 21s going on tomorrow

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