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1999 Tacoma "build"

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by VirginiaBound, Mar 25, 2010.

  1. 01tacoprerunner

    01tacoprerunner Lifted 'n Locked 4WD Prerunner

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    Well if ya ever want to get rid of the m/t wheels i might be willing to buy for the right price.;)
     
  2. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Thats a big ten four. :cool:
     
  3. TacomaGus

    TacomaGus Well-Known Member

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    how much backspacing do your wheels have originally w/o the spacers?
     
  4. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    I figured Id throw up a picture of my other toy. . .

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  5. TacomaGus

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    how much backspacing do your wheels have originally w/o the spacers? and did u have to use the spacers?
     
  6. cole47

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    lift, wheels, tires
    Love this truck...always have :thumbsup:
     
  7. desertdude59

    desertdude59 CRAZY 4WHEELER

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    From the Mojave desert now in Wild and Wonderful W
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    4" lift after market front bumper bed mount lightbar/roll bar (4)6" kc's on the roll bar (2) kc flat back bumper mounts f/r gears for the 33's
    Nice job/nice truck
     
  8. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Hey thanks yall! Im sorry for not answering the questions and stuff I just got back from a two week trip. I put 1500 miles on the truck in the first week, thank baby Jesus I have a 4 banger. haha

    I promise one day I dont work Ill check the backspacing for you man.

    Ive done a few new changes I will get some more pictures up soon =)

    Thanks again everyone!
     
  9. TacomaGus

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    no hurry haha, just wondering cuz i've def decided on getting wheels like urs. prob gonna go with a 15x8 with 3.75 BS, so it'll stick out 1.75 inches more than my stock alloys which should look sick
     
  10. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Yeah that would look great! Go with M/t's, thats the one regret I have. I need A/ts for now because of the rediculous amount of miles Im having to drive monthly but once I move to Nc Im switching out for M/ts if I keep the truck. I just think they look and sound alot better and make the truck more aggresive looking.
     
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    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Three pictures from my trip to Nc, Ga and Tn :D

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    The angle on the parking space makes the trucks front height look a little funny in the photo :confused: But I did get a new front tag while I was there!
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  12. cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Nice!

    I like those headlights. I just picked up the same ones. I need to adjust them though. Your truck looks awesome man.
     
  13. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Hey thanks, and yeah the headlights surprised me on how good the quality was. Most import eBay truck parts are pos! Be sure to let me know when you get yours so I can see them. I also believe thats your truck on the top of the site? Congrats on that dude.
     
  14. cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    I bought mine from a guy on here for a smoking deal. He included the clear corners too. And yes that is my truck up top, thanks :D This weekend is when I'll most likely adjust them. They need to be badly haha Don't have many pics of them. I will get more this weekend.
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  15. TacomaGus

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    i agree the Mt's do look a lot sweeter but i do a shit ton of driving and not much off roading so the benefits of the gas mileage really out weigh the looks and off road capabilities. prob just gonna go with the bfg at's like u have on since they are only 150 bucks a tire for the 32x11.5's
     
  16. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Those headlights are sexy Cmack! lol

    And yeah dont get me wrong the A/ts have done amazing offroad and have never let me down, I just love the mudder look.
     
  17. cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Right back at ya! And I just forget and don't feel like searching, but how do you adjust them? I know you go on level ground and park about 25 ft away from a wall with lights on. But what do I do to actually adjust em? Thanks.
     
  18. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound [OP] Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Honestly, I couldnt figure it out so I let a good friend of mine with an auto shop do it when we installed them. I dont think they were even off that much though. I would ask one of our more intelligent members haha Sorry I cant be of more help
     
  19. cmack

    cmack Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Yeah I'm possibly going to go do it tomorrow night with chris4x4. It'll just be easier to get it done ha.
     
  20. 2000yota

    2000yota Toyota FTW

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    Looks Great man. i have a tan tacoma and i dont want any chrome on it. im gonna black it all out. just takes a little time and money;)
     

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