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5100's have arrived

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by scully, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. Jan 1, 2010 at 11:04 AM
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    scully

    scully [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Rear TSB FJ Cruiser TRD anthracite wheels Bilstein 5100's allround Tint
    Pretty sure I''m going to have them set at 1.75. W/ rear TSB, should look good and ride nice. Like the fact they are made in Germany. Thanks to DownSouth Motorsports for excellent service.

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  2. Jan 1, 2010 at 11:16 AM
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    AK27

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    :woot: congrats :D
     
  3. Jan 1, 2010 at 11:32 AM
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    WNYTACOMA

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    Everyone knows the Germans make good stuff...
     
  4. Jan 1, 2010 at 1:56 PM
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    MattN03

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    I'm also thinking 1.75" with the TSB springs when I get 5100's. What size tires are you running? Post up pics when you finish installing! :D
     
  5. Jan 1, 2010 at 2:55 PM
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    scully

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    Will be ordering some Goodyear Duratracs in 265/65/16". Will for sure post some pics.
     
  6. Jan 1, 2010 at 2:59 PM
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    TacomaGus

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    i have a pair in front set at 2.5" and love them ride really nice even at the highest setting levels the truck out nice. I originally had them set at 1.75" but i had my frame replaced and had them bump them out to compensate for everything being new and not saggy haha
     
  7. Jan 1, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    grivera

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    When I had the TSB done on my '08, I had the 5100's in hand and had them installed at the 1.75 setting- instead of the yellow Bilsteins that come with the TSB. The dealer let me keep the yellow ones-still new in box. By doing it this way, I got the [free] alignment after install rather than having to get it done later. N/C from the dealer btw.
     
  8. Jan 1, 2010 at 3:06 PM
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    NorthXNorthwest

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  9. Jan 1, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    kilgoja

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    i got some sham wows for christmas...made in germany...hahaha
     
  10. Jan 1, 2010 at 3:35 PM
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    pataco

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    had your frame replaced?thats alot of work.i thought they were just buying the trucks back that were bad.
     
  11. Jan 1, 2010 at 3:36 PM
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    im sure you'll like the ride on the billys.
     
  12. Jan 1, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    Good deal. Taking mine in at 9:30am tomorrow for rear TSB.

    Except war. They seem to get their asses kicked at that.
     
  13. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    NWtacoma

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    nice dude. I might do those next year
     
  14. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:12 PM
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    Congrats bud!!!
     
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    awesome! so jealous!
     
  16. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:18 PM
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    Are the rear shocks also adjustable? If so, do you set all four at the same setting to level? If you have the rear spring TSB would you maybe set the fronts at 1.75 and rears at .85?


    TIA
     
  17. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:32 PM
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    I have em in the front and love em. I am going for the rears this year sometime.
     
  18. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    JaredM

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    i would like to see what it looks like. I had the tsb rear done and thinking to do the 5100s myself
     
  19. Jan 1, 2010 at 7:43 PM
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    wareagle5693

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    The rear 5100s are non adjustable..
     
  20. Jan 2, 2010 at 7:16 AM
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    TacomaGus

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    well on the 01-04's only a small batch were bad unlike the older ones where pretty much if you lived in an area that used salt, you had holes in your frame. So instead of buying them back they just replaced the frame, leaf springs, brake lines etc. According to the strealership it cost them about 13k in parts and labor but i didn't pay a penny and i pretty much have a new truck. can't go wrong with Toyota's customer loyalty and honesty. No other car company would do that
     
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