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99 Tacoma build TRD OFF ROAD

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by Jsimp, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. Mar 3, 2012 at 7:58 PM
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    Jsimp

    Jsimp [OP] WV, VA, NC places i roam in the Yota

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    This was my 99 Tacoma build but I decided to trade it for a 96 4runner TRD limited. So I was going to just continue on this build with the 4runner along with start a new build on T4R.org

    Here's the 4runner
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    What the tacoma looked liked before i traded it as of 11/23/12
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    day one
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    mods

    LIFT:
    3inch body lift
    2inch suspension

    ARMOR:
    custom rock sliders
    Roll Bar with 4 KC Daylighters

    BED ACCESSORIES:
    Kobalt tool box - painted black with LED lights, CB mount, and 2 rod holders
    42" fiber glass CB antenna

    OTHERS:
    tinted tail lights and front blinkers
    Derped:emblem, grill, front bumper, sliders, and rear bumper
    rain gaurds on the front windows
    magnaflow exhaust
    fog lights: PIAA

    INTERNAL ACCESSORIES:
    cobra cb
    XO Vision 7" touchscreen head unit
    HD rear speakers
    12" Fusion sub
    some custom paint inside which im going to redue


    probably somethings i left out this was just off the top of my head.
     
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  2. Mar 3, 2012 at 8:10 PM
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  3. Mar 3, 2012 at 8:23 PM
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    Jsimp

    Jsimp [OP] WV, VA, NC places i roam in the Yota

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  4. Mar 3, 2012 at 8:31 PM
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    Jsimp [OP] WV, VA, NC places i roam in the Yota

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  5. Mar 3, 2012 at 8:33 PM
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    nice truck. looks good :thumbsup: i like the console. did that come with your truck or did you add it on?
     
  6. Mar 3, 2012 at 9:18 PM
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    Jsimp

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    it came with the truck. i just took it out to clean very well and add the switches.
     
  7. Mar 3, 2012 at 10:23 PM
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    where abouts in richmond joo live
     
  8. Mar 4, 2012 at 8:35 AM
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    Jsimp

    Jsimp [OP] WV, VA, NC places i roam in the Yota

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    short pump.. its actually henrico not richmond :rolleyes:
     
  9. Mar 5, 2012 at 4:34 PM
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    Seeing that this is my old rig here are my comments:

    Like the blacked out bumpers. less chrome is better.
    Not a fan of the blacked out Toyota Emblem or the lights. Looks a little ghetto fab to me.
    Lights don't look too bad up top of the Yakima bar.
    You cleaned it up nicely...the last 3 years I used it, it was my landscaping truck so it got quite dirty.
    One last comment, YOU WILL NOT pass inspection. From the lights, to the blacked out lenses, it won't pass. Troopers and other locals will pull you constantly. Plus, it's a safety issue IMHO. Blacked out tails are a no-no. Other than that she looks good. Take care of my baby.
     
  10. Mar 5, 2012 at 5:39 PM
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    Are you sure? Even with LEDs?
     
  11. Mar 5, 2012 at 7:40 PM
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    everything painted and tinted i picked up and extra from the junk yard, except the rear and front bumper. tailights, front running lights, front grill peace and the emblem i have extra. :D:D cause i wasnt sure if i was going to like them.. and if they were leagal. my tail lights i made sure they were able to see very well before i drove it. im still not sure if i going to keep those. the lights on the roof i made so i can take them on and off very easy.
     
  12. Mar 5, 2012 at 7:44 PM
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    i had the corner light idea in mind but after seeing yours i was like yup im trying that.


    for the tinting laws iv found that as long as the lights can be seen for up to 1000 feet they are leagal and that includes running not just brake light.. but also herd they can still pull you for the tinting.. thats just the way of fighting if you get a ticket. ill take my chances, but iv got spares in my toolbox so its all good
     
  13. Mar 6, 2012 at 6:58 AM
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    Hey bud, not hating. If that makes him happy then go for it! He asked my opinion. I gave it. No big deal. I'm just glad I sold it to someone that likes Toyota.
     
  14. Mar 6, 2012 at 9:37 AM
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    i didnt think you were hating. i know you love the truck and id like to know your opinion on things so you dont think im just trashing the truck.

    oh and i dont just like Toyota i love it! we also have two 4runners, fj40, fj60, and a 2010 tacoma

    and the thing my dad makes me do before a mod is trying to find the part at the junk yard so if i dont like it i can always change it back.
     
  15. Mar 6, 2012 at 11:15 AM
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    It's all good....I just want to warn you with the cops...I got pulled several times for stupid things....and I had Firefighter tags on! Even had a State Trooper pull me on 95N and actually got out a measuring tape to measure my height. This was on a Friday afternoon during rush hour.
     
  16. Mar 6, 2012 at 11:35 AM
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    thanks man:D but what with the monster sticker? i know a lot of people dont like them i was just wondering why?
     
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    yes!!! that video is pretty awesome. worst part is ivv seeen it happen.. to me, this guy did jsut about that you know a little more realalistic and the only thing was he threw his drink on me.. like a girl. wana know what i did?

    i had a 4runner at the time and he had a nice peace of shit oldsmobile and he just happend to be parked behind me.. so when i backed up to get out i kinda accidentally:rolleyes: back onto his hood. :p
     
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  19. Mar 6, 2012 at 9:26 PM
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    Nice looking truck man, i live in Goochland but ive seen your truck before in shortpump
     
  20. Mar 6, 2012 at 9:36 PM
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