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2014 4Runner is Hideous!

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

  1. TailDrag

    TailDrag Well-Known Member

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    I like it.
     
  2. fiercefoxie

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    Oh man that is ugly! I love 4-runners and even seeing them go from the 2000 to 2001 changes was a bit much on me but now this! This is just wrong!:eek:
     
  3. rmarkey

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    Wow, reminds me of a Juke almost, ugly. The tundra and tacoma got worse too im my opinion. I'll stick to my 4th gen runner or my 2nd gen tundra with V8s!

    Even though my runner came pretty much as a fast grocery getter, no clearance at all, now that has been remedied. But the '14, not much you can do for it, other than a whole new grill replacement, then maybe the lights could look mean at those angles...
     
  4. Rich91710

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    Tacoma hasn't changed in 2 years.
     
  5. rmarkey

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    Yeah, not saying just the '14 tacoma, the last "refresh" was a downgrade with the grill around the lights. The one before that was great, at least they didn't change much.
     
  6. MEMO CAMPOS

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    Love it or hate it...I love it and cant wait to pick mine up! Full Icon stage 6 is what I have planned. Pics will be up as soon as this goes down!
     
  7. ForeRunner

    ForeRunner BBC. Bring Back Clarkson Staff Member

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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.
     
  8. TeamSarcasm

    TeamSarcasm Mr. President

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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.
     
  9. 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.
     
  10. ForeRunner

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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.
     
  11. Konvict KROG

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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?
     
  12. 2011trdyota

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    Looks photoshopped those are frs headlights
     
  13. Konvict KROG

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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:
     
  14. 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
     
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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.
     
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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]
     
  17. bullaculla

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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...
     
  18. MightyMouse-SCT

    MightyMouse-SCT Well-Known Member

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    Sounds awesome . Do it . Check out to see if they offer the 2.5" rr rear shocks with CDC . My buddy just put some on his 3rd gen 4 runner with ome springs and it runs good.
     
  19. MGMTacolover55

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    So you getting rid of your truck for a 4runner?
     
  20. bullaculla

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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.
     
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