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Old 06-16-2010, 07:05 PM   #1
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She's lifted!!!

So I finally got the lift on my 2008 Tundra. I toyed with a lot of different options and finally went with Bilstein 5100's set at 2.5" plus a toytec 1/2" spacer and the Toytec AAL in the rear. I also installed the Toytect Diff Drop. The ride feels so much better, more solid/stable. I am sitting at 39.5" in the front and 40" in the rear. I did try a little experiment. After installing the front stuff I took it for a test drive. All the traction controls went nuts, so I then installed the AAL's...poof...problems went away. Interesting? I included some pics of the UCA's and CV's. What do think of the angles?














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Old 06-16-2010, 07:11 PM   #3
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Sick bro! Glad this one is coming around for you!
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:33 PM   #5
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very nice rig
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:33 PM   #6
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The contrast is good with the rocker panels, I would just match it to that IMHO
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:57 PM   #8
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looks good man
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Old 06-16-2010, 11:06 PM   #11
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CVs look real good.
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Old 06-16-2010, 11:10 PM   #12
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looks good, as do all the angles in the pics.
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Old 06-17-2010, 04:57 AM   #14
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Looks good man! Im liking the red and black theme.
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Old 06-17-2010, 10:32 AM   #15
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u know i aways thought the tundras were ugly ....but after seeing some lifted ones i really have began to like them...i kinda want to trade my taco in for one
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Old 06-17-2010, 11:12 AM   #16
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Any vibes issues on the tundies after a 2.5 lift? What is the highest you can go on stock UCAs? Biggest tire you can clear on 2.5?

All full of questions after seeing that beast.
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Old 06-17-2010, 11:21 AM   #17
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Kinda got a negative A-Team vibe going. I like it, good looking truck
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Old 06-17-2010, 11:23 AM   #18
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*Sniff* .... Such a beautiful truck... Such a beautiful sight to see. I LOVE YOUR TRUCK MAN!
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Old 06-17-2010, 11:32 AM   #19
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sees what you did there.
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Are you planning on color-matching the topper?

Not really my style the way it sits now, but the lift looks good.
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Old 06-17-2010, 11:39 AM   #20
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You most def need to get some bigger tires and paint match that camper next. But nice truck.
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