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Old 05-06-2013, 06:44 AM   #1401
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With 3150lbs 1 1/2" off bumps.
With 1200lbs 3 1/2" off bumps.
I had 1000lbs of sand in the back and the Dakars didn't flinch... Actually rode pretty nice. I wouldn't hesitate to haul a ton of stone or fill if I had to.
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Old 05-06-2013, 06:48 AM   #1402
          
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I have
23.5" front with 886x
24.5" rear Expo Leafs and nitro chargers.
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Old 05-06-2013, 07:47 AM   #1403
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Truck looks great! Nice job!
Thanks! I'm real happy with the way it turned out. Alignment won't happen till Wednesday though :-\
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Old 05-08-2013, 05:06 AM   #1404
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Wow!
Got my installation completed yesterday. Took a while with some unforseen delays. No biggie. I am impressed with the lift and ride. Not too agressive by any means. Toyota wake up and start making trucks that can do what trucks do!
I'm not off work again til this weekend and will post pics and measurements at that time.

My old leafs were shot, drivers side rear strut blown with melted plastic cover-might have been overheated from the off-road miles I put on it.

Bwahahahahahaha TOYOTA factory suspension(served me well for many miles but not built to handle too much)


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I've had some oat soda.
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Old 05-08-2013, 08:44 AM   #1405
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With 3150lbs 1 1/2" off bumps.
With 1200lbs 3 1/2" off bumps.
Back to empty, now at 4 3/4" from bump stops.
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Old 05-08-2013, 08:53 AM   #1406
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Back to empty, now at 4 3/4" from bump stops.
You have stock bumps ?
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Old 05-08-2013, 09:02 AM   #1407
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You have stock bumps ?
Yes.
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Old 05-08-2013, 09:06 AM   #1408
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Yes.
So at 1 3/4" from the stock bumps were you on the Dakar overloads ?
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Old 05-09-2013, 09:52 AM   #1409
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Just a few pics of my truck with the OME heavy duty suspension

Stock



ARB bumper, OME Heavy Duty and winch


And how is sits as of yesterday



The front is no where near as high as I would have hoped. I think a spacer is needed of maybe something stiffer than 886 upfront. Out back every thing is great! I am thinking of getting the AAL for it. Has any one found a way to stop the squeaking from the rear leafs?
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:03 AM   #1410
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Looks awesome! Nice wheel combination!

Yeah, mine dropped down in the front with a plate bumper and skid. Thinking spacer as well.
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:05 AM   #1411
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The front is no where near as high as I would have hoped. I think a spacer is needed of maybe something stiffer than 886 upfront. Out back every thing is great! I am thinking of getting the AAL for it. Has any one found a way to stop the squeaking from the rear leafs?
There are a lot of threads discussing the squeak. I think the general consensus is clean them and the lube them. I think others have used cut up pieces of bicycle tubes in between them too.

http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/sus...rs-dakars.html

edit: looks like pond liner instead of bicycle tubes
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Old 05-09-2013, 12:01 PM   #1412
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So at 1 3/4" from the stock bumps were you on the Dakar overloads ?
Yes.
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Old 05-09-2013, 12:55 PM   #1413
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Yes.
Didn't that put your leafs into negative arch then ?
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Old 05-09-2013, 12:59 PM   #1414
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Didn't that put your leafs into negative arch then ?
thats how my stock leafs are now
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Old 05-09-2013, 01:00 PM   #1415
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thats how my stock leafs are now
That's common for the shitty Toyota leafs
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Old 05-09-2013, 05:27 PM   #1416
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There are a lot of threads discussing the squeak. I think the general consensus is clean them and the lube them. I think others have used cut up pieces of bicycle tubes in between them too.

http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/sus...rs-dakars.html

edit: looks like pond liner instead of bicycle tubes
Thanks! Mine started squeaking just a few days after the install!
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Old 05-09-2013, 05:46 PM   #1417
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Thanks! Mine started squeaking just a few days after the install!
That guy's thread is amazingly brilliant
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Old 05-09-2013, 06:01 PM   #1418
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That guy's thread is amazingly brilliant

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Old 05-10-2013, 07:12 AM   #1419
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Noob question. I've gone through this thread and am still not sure of the answer. If I were to have a full OME kit installed (leaf pack, shocks, and springs), what else will I need or is recommend? Thanks!
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Noob question. I've gone through this thread and am still not sure of the answer. If I were to have a full OME kit installed (leaf pack, shocks, and springs), what else will I need or is recommend? Thanks!
Which coils ?
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