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Bed weight for gravel?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by RedCamo5, Apr 29, 2013.

  1. Apr 29, 2013 at 9:05 PM
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    RedCamo5

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    So when this thing hits washboard on gravel, It fishtails like crazy. is it worth messing with sandbags? :confused:
     
  2. Apr 30, 2013 at 12:51 AM
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    Blackdawg

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    Sure I guess...

    Or get some real shocks and a new leaf pack..
     
  3. Apr 30, 2013 at 12:55 AM
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    Matic

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    It's a truck. Better shocks and a bit of weight will help. I suggest slowing down a tad as well.
     
  4. May 1, 2013 at 1:15 PM
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    I just put mine in 4wd on gravel; it helps it stay stable at higher speeds. I've had mine over 100 on gravel roads in 4wd (no lift). I have a shell, which helps load the rear a little.

    I suppose slowing down might be an option. :notsure:
     
  5. May 2, 2013 at 9:17 AM
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    Ok thanks, yeah I suppose slowing down is an option. :D
     
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