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Old 11-06-2009, 08:08 PM   #1
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Talking It's FINALLY my turn!!!

The man in brown stopped by today and I am ecstatic! I have been wanting to lift my truck for over a year, and I was finally able to get the parts, install will start next week if not this weekend.

Thanks for all your help throughout my quest to find the right lift.

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Old 11-06-2009, 08:09 PM   #2
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Congrats buddy!!
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Old 11-06-2009, 08:09 PM   #3
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! you have an already sick truck i cant wait to see it with all the stuff on!
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Old 11-06-2009, 08:09 PM   #4
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So the lift kit sits on the couch while you - are on the floor?!
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Old 11-06-2009, 08:11 PM   #5
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So the lift kit sits on the couch while you - are on the floor?!
Fuckin A...he's a good man
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Old 11-06-2009, 09:28 PM   #6
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So the lift kit sits on the couch while you - are on the floor?!
are you saying it should be on the floor? Shame on you!
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Old 11-07-2009, 02:49 PM   #7
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good call on the ES rack bushing kit. it makes a world of difference
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Old 11-07-2009, 03:05 PM   #8
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Just browsing thru TW and came across your post. Could you tell what an ES rack bushing kit is. Thanks
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Old 11-07-2009, 04:52 PM   #9
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Just browsing thru TW and came across your post. Could you tell what an ES rack bushing kit is. Thanks
Energy Suspension. tacoma steering rack get's sloppy on our 1st gen's sometimes, the $18 steering rack bushing kit fixes that issue.
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Old 11-07-2009, 05:00 PM   #10
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Old 11-07-2009, 05:03 PM   #11
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Install is schedule for monday.

getting a C clamp for the leaf install and gona get some wd40 on the bolts tomorrow to soak.
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Old 11-07-2009, 05:09 PM   #13
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thanks buddy! I'm very excited for monday, lots of pics coming as we install
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:05 PM   #14
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All done! super stoked it looks great! lots of pics coming tomorrow!
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Old 11-10-2009, 02:49 PM   #15
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well as promised here's some after pics!

Before:


AFTER!


and some more after pics...




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Good lookin Taco, Nice work on the lift
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Old 11-10-2009, 03:26 PM   #18
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Thanks guys, I love it, rides real nice on and offroad
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Old 11-26-2009, 04:29 AM   #19
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hey man i just put the same lift on my 03 access cab and i love it. did you notice much of an improvement with the steering rack bushings? Also how do you like the 265/75 on that lift I need new tires and cant decide what size to get,Planning on the bfg mud terrain KM2
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I actually didnt notice much improvement from the rack bushings, my steering rack must have other issues, but I have heard good things.
I noticed my sway bar bushings are very worn, and I think replacing those will be a big help.

If I were you I'd go 285 75 16, or a 33/12.50, the tires do look a bit small, and you could fit the 285's s why not! I'll be going bigger next time.
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