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Box Rocket - 2003 TRD Doublecab

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Box Rocket, Oct 8, 2010.

  1. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:18 PM
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    01GREENTACO

    01GREENTACO Not all who wander are lost

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    Lost track many, many mods ago.
    Don't call me bro.

    I'm just saying it's annoying to see the same group of 8 pics two posts after the OP posted them. If your question pertained to all 8 pics then fine. but all you did was ask him what brand lights... You could have just asked him without quoting at all or quoted the last pic only...

    It just clutters the forum.
     
  2. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:18 PM
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    Looks good man, pretty cool that you made those brackets with an angle grinder. Clean set of lights too

    Edit: I'm curious to see a pic with the lights on
     
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  3. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:23 PM
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    Hey Adam do you remember where in your leaf pack you placed the aal.. I know the long end goes toward the rear of the vehicle but I'm having trouble where at in the dakar pack the aal goes
     
  4. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:24 PM
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    Cool story bro ;)


    Anyways!....

    I may have to look into those lights, they're not a bad price compared to other HID lights...
     
  5. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:25 PM
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    AAL goes usually on the either the very bottom leaf inbetween the overload. Or the next leaf up. Depending on the leaf pack

    Long side goes towards the rear.
     
  6. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:25 PM
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    Selling your black magic head lights? :spy:

    dibs!
     
  7. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:27 PM
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    Clean as usual! Quick question, are you using an auxiliary fuse box? If so what kind. I figure you have something fabed up for current and future accessories. My positive terminal looks super crowded.
     
  8. Apr 6, 2013 at 5:27 PM
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    :wave:
    the aal has a flat part in the middle of it so im assuming its between the overload and the first leaf but i just wanna make sure
     
  9. Apr 6, 2013 at 8:25 PM
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    Drunknsloth Indffrnce will be the fall of manknd but who cares

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    Looks great!
     
  10. Apr 6, 2013 at 9:16 PM
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    Box Rocket [OP] just trying to help

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    The AAL should be the 3rd from the top (different from other brand AAL's that are at or near the bottom of the pack). The flat section in the middle is part of the OME design. Their leaves are all flat in the center so that the bolts don't have to pull arc out of the sping when tightened. By having a flat center the ubolts can just clamp like their supposed to without changing the spring at all.
     
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  11. Apr 6, 2013 at 9:18 PM
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    cool thank you :thumbsup:
     
  12. Apr 14, 2013 at 10:04 AM
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  13. Apr 15, 2013 at 9:23 AM
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    Box Rocket [OP] just trying to help

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  14. Apr 16, 2013 at 7:50 AM
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    Box Rocket [OP] just trying to help

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    fender stripes came off last night. It was a huge mod. ;)
     
  15. Apr 16, 2013 at 7:44 PM
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    i didnt think there was anymore that you could do to make your truck look better but gah damn, your an artist lol looks good man
     
  16. Apr 21, 2013 at 2:02 PM
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    ponethousand

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    Adam,
    Installed my 1.5 shackles and had a question for you. Mine are almost vertical like yours. At full droop I'm worried that the shackle may collapse forward. Is that something to worry about?
     
  17. Apr 21, 2013 at 7:31 PM
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    Box Rocket [OP] just trying to help

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    I have never had an issue with my shackles inverting. Mine are not quite vertical. Your new ones look a bit more vertical than mine but you've also got brand new springs. I would get some weight in your bed and go flex them out on a trail or two. Once those springs are broken in, I think you'll have a better shackle angle.

    I snapped this photo tonight of my shackles. This has the weight of the rearbumper and tire carrier, but no topper or bedrack.
    [​IMG]

    And while I was outside I snapped a photo of the truck. Notice no fender stripes anymore. :) Was getting to many copycats. ;)
    [​IMG]
     
  18. Apr 21, 2013 at 7:38 PM
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    i swear like all aftermarket leaf pack for your guy's years are off by like 1''. I think they need to be longer out back.

    But that could just be me..
     
  19. Apr 21, 2013 at 7:47 PM
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    Box Rocket [OP] just trying to help

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    Ideally you might be right, but I have no complaints about the ride quality or the flex as is, so no reason to change it.
     
  20. Apr 21, 2013 at 7:58 PM
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    Yeah.... I agree. it's mostly the lift shackles fault though. The shackle angle would be happier with the stock shackles...

    PS the lights look AWESEOME, Adam!I wanted to go with 3 on mine.. :eek: and get a yellow dustcover for the centerone
     
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