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American Motorsports is a rip off

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by AmeriMotor, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. MowTaco

    MowTaco Well-Known Member

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    Free installation... you are really tempting me to drive to California right now and leave my truck with you..
     
  2. Joels98taco

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    Do it!!!^^
     
  3. AmeriMotor

    AmeriMotor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    yes you can drive down or i can send you a kit and any local welder can get it installed for you. I can even bend up some shock hoops for you too. The welder just burns them in place and you good to go.
     
  4. battlescars

    battlescars Professionull

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    If you drive down here, you most likely will not want to go back. :D
     
  5. Joels98taco

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    This :D
     
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    damn that is one epic fab and build that you did man!! def props to your skills
     
  7. SurfInferno

    SurfInferno Dont be stupid, its not smart.

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    are you going to be making a 2nd gen 5 lug LT kit? I thought i saw a thread on it.
     
  8. AmeriMotor

    AmeriMotor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yes i am but i need a truck to prototype a kit with stupid hurts is MIA lately and he was going to run the first prototpye long travel kit. Im still looking to get one out there let me know if anyone wants to prototype out a long travel kit for a second gen tacoma
     
  9. Spagget13

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    This thread is dead.

    Any progress?
     
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    SurfInferno Dont be stupid, its not smart.

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    hey guys im new to this whole forum but i just read all of this and looked at all the pics. i gotta say american motorsports your kit is simply beast! if i had 4,000 dollars i would drop them on your kit in an instant haha but sadly i dont even have a job. anyways your kit is awesome. oh and all the other guys in this thread i love your trucks! you guys should check out my profile pic and check out my little tacoma i love it :D
     
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    especk Nothin' Special

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    ditto bump
     
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    Here's some updated pictures of the kit I installed. I went with the 12" 2.5 triple bypass, a 10" 2.5 dual rate coilover to be able to fit it under the brake booster, and last but not least, a 2.0 bump stop which I shortened to 3".

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  14. JawKnee

    JawKnee I <3 Pink Tacos

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    Looks good! I missed it but how wide is this kit?
     
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    Alex that kit is straight sex man. That is some serious 5 lug porn.
     
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    How's that steering working for you Alex?
     
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    Steering works just fine now.
     
  18. Joels98taco

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    now lets get some video of that kit in action :eek:
     
  19. AmeriMotor

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    Now thats how a 5 lug tacoma should look. Nice job alex
     
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    x2
     
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