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2014 4Runner is Hideous!

Discussion in '4Runners' started by Graham, Apr 29, 2013.

  1. Sep 23, 2013 at 10:38 PM
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    ForeRunner

    ForeRunner Hello, nice to meet you. Moderator

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    HOLY SHIT MANG!!! $6k for the stage 6? Sure, it's shiny and looks cool but for around $1k you can get a full OME suspension lift! I did the OME setup on my rig and didn't need the trailing arm's, panhard bar nor the UCA's. Sure the caster was a hair out of spec but everything else aligned perfectly fine. I'm sure $5k could be spent more wisely on say some fresh meats and wheels. Maybe sliders and a bumper.
     
  2. Sep 23, 2013 at 11:06 PM
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    TeamSarcasm

    TeamSarcasm Flawless Escalation to the Ludicrous

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    :eek: 6k?

    I would hate to buy it then want to build it in to something "my own" but stuck because I sunk money into it and don't want to take the hit.
     
  3. Sep 24, 2013 at 8:35 AM
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    LTDSC

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    not many people want to ride like a tank and want/need the resi and coilovers. OME is cheaper for a reason. They ride like tanks and are bright yellow.
     
  4. Sep 24, 2013 at 9:58 PM
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    ForeRunner

    ForeRunner Hello, nice to meet you. Moderator

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    Oh wait, are billie 5100's better then because they are silver?

    Having never had the opportunity to ride in a tank I can't make the association. What I can say is, I really enjoy the ride, I don't miss the serious nose dive under hard braking, I like that I paid $900 for 3" of suspension lift and it's OME which is a really good suspension that was built to specs from the design of a pretty solid company. Ok, it's yellow and IDGAF because it does what I expect it to.

    If you're going to drop $6k on a suspension system and think you'll be able to do the "pre running, raptor style offloading" because you've got remote resi's, fancy trailing arms and UCA's in a $40K SUV I can guarantee the $6k suspension will be the least of your worries after your first trip.
     
  5. Sep 27, 2013 at 4:06 AM
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    Konvict KROG

    Konvict KROG Live Free or Die Trying

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    Its amphibious! look its got the gills right there! now the 4runner really is ALL Terrain..

    ^^ tomtom ^^ i think they drank the fluid that came out of my 81 the last time it croaked..

    If it wasn't for the gills on the front bumper i would like it a lot more, i wonder if its a trim deal and different models will be available that dont breath under water?
     
  6. Sep 27, 2013 at 4:51 AM
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    2011trdyota

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    Looks photoshopped those are frs headlights
     
  7. Sep 27, 2013 at 5:00 AM
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    Konvict KROG

    Konvict KROG Live Free or Die Trying

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    Im 90 % sure your right, and the rest of the body minus the front grill is awful familiar.

    thats a relief! :) :rolleyes:
     
  8. Sep 27, 2013 at 2:07 PM
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    MGMTacolover55

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    It really doesn't look bad to me. I took a long hard look at it and with an off road bumper it will pretty awesome
     
  9. Sep 27, 2013 at 6:13 PM
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    My first thoughts. That being said, I like it. A lot more than Brandon Carter or anything else involved with Texas Tech.
     
  10. Sep 29, 2013 at 12:15 AM
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    Sadly, it's not a photoshop... straight from Toyota's site.

    http://www.toyota.com/content/future-vehicles/4runner/large/4runner-5.jpg

    [​IMG]
     
  11. Oct 5, 2013 at 6:22 PM
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    I just ordered an MGM limited...
    Much better looking than the SR5.
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    Nautical blue found on Google...
     
  12. Oct 5, 2013 at 6:33 PM
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    So you getting rid of your truck for a 4runner?
     
  13. Oct 5, 2013 at 8:27 PM
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    Hell no! :D The wife loves driving the taco cause it makes her feel "cool" so now she wants a 4runner. We're gonna trade in her Sienna SE for the 4runner.
     
  14. Oct 5, 2013 at 8:49 PM
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    Finally blew the motor at 230,000, sprung for a Jasper with 100,000/3 year warranty. The birdpig has a new set of wings! OME heavy load lift kit, Dakar leafs w/AAL, frame mounted energy suspension 4.5" bumpstops, 882 coils, nitrocharger sport shocks, trail gear sliders, addicted offroad front bumper, KC 130w daylighters, Warn M8000, 31" BFG KM2's, custom dents and Nevada pinstripes.
    It looks like a Honda passport had a threesome with a Nissan frontier, and ford ranger with an ugly long travel fender kit, and this is the Hondas bastard child.
     
  15. Oct 6, 2013 at 1:30 PM
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    toyotas really dropping the ball. they are being lazy and complacent again.

    just like the tacoma 12 year change, nothing is different, nothing significant has changed.

    what, change the front end look, throw some different mirrors and steering wheel and its all brand new?
    engine still the same, transmission still the same, rest of the body and frame is still the same etc.

    tundra, tacoma and now 4runners have been the same in their current generation.

    what a shame
     
  16. Oct 6, 2013 at 2:38 PM
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    Suggestions?

    There's only so much you can do with 4 wheels and a box.
     
  17. Oct 6, 2013 at 10:18 PM
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    I wouldn't be buying Toyota if drastic changes were made every year. If its not broke don't fix it. I'm sure it doesn't pay off trying to change everything every year. Not to mention tons of potential problems and lawsuits when a new model comes out.
     
  18. Oct 8, 2013 at 2:28 PM
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    slaphappy Mama didn't raise no fool

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  19. Oct 8, 2013 at 2:39 PM
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    HAAAHAHAHAHAHHAA. Nailed it with the pic of the dog. This new model is FUGLY!!!

     
  20. Oct 8, 2013 at 2:47 PM
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    Not as ugly as the new tundra
     
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