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4K bonus from work what to do?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Twiostaco, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    Twiostaco

    Twiostaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm 100% stock right now and I'm getting 4k bonus. Whats your opinions on what i should do? This is not my daily driver. 75% on road 25% off road, 8-10 time a year i will be pulling a light camping trailor, When I do go off road i dont wanna be limited with a subpar lift

    I'm thinking of 2 different lifts.

    Option 1- OME 3" with dakar leafs, Light racing UCA, spidertrax spacers 1.25" (i like the stance), Extended brake Lines, duratrac 285's and havnt decided on rims yet.

    Option 2- 5100's set 1.75, 2" AAL (I dont have rear TSB), 1.25 spider tracks, duratrack 265's and havnt decided on rims yet.

    With option 2 i get a lot more money to spend on other mods, but with option 1 I feel it is a better quality lift.

    What would you guys do and then what would you spend the rest on (and yes its all going to the truck) OR maybe an opinion on a different lift other then these 2

    Thanks! :cool:
     
  2. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Get your lift, install a supercharger, a custom twin exhaust setup, and proceed to live my dream:D
     
  3. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:55 PM
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    luk3

    luk3 I <3 the mall

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    Go option 1 but you dont need the wheel spacers if you get new wheels with offset they will give you the wide stance you want.
     
  4. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:56 PM
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    Max-4_Yota

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  5. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    kinkrider101

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  6. Jan 27, 2011 at 9:54 PM
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    nOLd

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    Or save the money for now and buy the parts when they have deals :D
     
  7. Jan 27, 2011 at 9:57 PM
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    01tacoprerunner

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    I would save the money personally.
     
  8. Jan 27, 2011 at 10:03 PM
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    jdkeller

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    Option 1. Those leafs will work good with towing.
     
  9. Jan 27, 2011 at 10:15 PM
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    If I could I'd save the money, but of course I can't, so buy the supercharger.

    RZ Rob
     
  10. Jan 27, 2011 at 10:25 PM
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    265's on stock wheels, skids, sliders, rear locker and the rest or recovery gear.
     
  11. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:32 PM
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  12. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:36 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Option #1 for lift IMO(basically whats on my truck), then give me a call and throw some sliders or a bumper on your truck with the left over! ;)
     
  13. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:39 PM
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    Matic

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    Jeezus. I got a ham for my bonus. I'm in the wrong bussiness.
     
  14. Jan 28, 2011 at 1:07 AM
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    Give it to me :D

    But really, I went with a lift first.
     
  16. Jan 28, 2011 at 4:22 AM
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  17. Jan 28, 2011 at 4:30 AM
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  18. Jan 28, 2011 at 4:49 AM
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    Step 1. Treat yourself to 5100's and a dealer TSB for a job well done. About 3 bills and change if you do the labor.

    Step 2. Buy a IRA with the rest of the money.
     
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    ROFLMAO :laugh:
     
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