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And They Said It Couldn't Be Done

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by stephbm6, Oct 22, 2009.

  1. Oct 22, 2009 at 2:53 PM
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    stephbm6

    stephbm6 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Everywhere I went people said I could never get 35's under my Tacoma, they said the biggest I could put was a 33" tire (I have a 2006 with VSC so I can't do a 6" suspension lift) well I finally put 35" tires on my Tacoma. With a 3" spacer lift and a 3" Body lift, I just had to trim the body mount to get them to fit with no rubbing. What does everyone think?

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    Here is the body mount trim

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  2. Oct 22, 2009 at 2:57 PM
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    gupster88

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    good job, you have more balls than i do to trim the body mount though lol
     
  3. Oct 22, 2009 at 2:59 PM
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    Brunes

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    Ehhh....A body lift just to put some larger tires under the truck doesn't seem worth it to me...but I'm glad you are happy with it.
     
  4. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:01 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Im pretty sure a 6" lift can be used with the VSC. It just needs to be recalibrated.
     
  5. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:04 PM
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    OffroadToy

    OffroadToy This ain't Dodge City, and you ain't Bill Hickok

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    Looks good! Did you re-gear? Also, how's your gas mileage?
     
  6. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:05 PM
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    stephbm6

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    Neither Pro-comp or Fabtech make one for the 06 with VSC. Just 07 and up they said the 06 use a different computer.
     
  7. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:07 PM
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    stephbm6

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    Not yet. I just gassed up today so I'll see.
     
  8. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:24 PM
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    DdayIsNear

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    i think thats the best looking lift/tire combo ive seen. looks great n mean
     
  9. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:29 PM
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    Reaper22

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    One tough azz looking truck man, I can just picture those on my little red reg cab..great job......
     
  10. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:33 PM
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    jlvhrse

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    that's awesome! :bowdown:
     
  11. Oct 22, 2009 at 3:35 PM
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    MyoTacoma

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    looks mean! looks like a Tonka truck.
     
  12. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:12 PM
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    dexterdog

    dexterdog My pee parts itch

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    Personally, they look too big to me but other than that good job.
     
  13. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:16 PM
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    Very Tonka. Good job. Looks Great!
     
  14. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:34 PM
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    Holy cow that is awesome. Make everything else look so wimpy especially my truck haha
     
  15. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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    skistoy

    skistoy Make mine a Double!

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  16. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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  17. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:37 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    I looks alright, I hate seeing the guts hangin out under a truck from the body lift, but those tires/wheels are sick!
     
  18. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:40 PM
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    nice looking truck. i like it.
     
  20. Oct 22, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    That looks kick ass!
     
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