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Broken right front coil.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by SargeSlapnuts, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. Jan 29, 2011 at 4:41 PM
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    SargeSlapnuts

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    well figured out why my truck is sagining in the front. tturns out that the front right coil is broken. any ideas of springs to replace both front coils?
     
  2. Jan 29, 2011 at 4:46 PM
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  3. Jan 29, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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    if only i was made of money. i cant afford this kinda stuff right now cause im a poor college student. trying to pick up a second job just so i can get some tire on my truck. how much would all the stuff you listed run????
     
  4. Jan 29, 2011 at 5:54 PM
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    curently in the process of that but no luck yet from junkyards if i can find one ill just go ahead and do bilsteins all the way around when im not broke as hell
     
  5. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    Are you ever up near Columbia? I have some factory TRD sport coils you can have for Free.
     
  6. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Ooops... just saw you had a First Gen... sorry man, I tried to help out.
     
  7. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    can you post pic of ur broken coil? mine seem to be sagging too:( and I would like to know if i'm correct thanks
     
  8. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:41 PM
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    Why would you replace shocks for a broken coil?

    Get OME coils from wheelersoffroad.com or look to see someone selling stock coils on here. I'm sure someone's got a pair in their garage they could use a few bucks for.
     
  9. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:46 PM
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    i got my old coil overs from before my ICONs. if you wanna pay shipping i can send you one or both.
     
  10. Jan 29, 2011 at 7:57 PM
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    that wpuld be awesome and hold me over till i can get the bilsteins. and why not go ahead and replace the shock for some thing better. would like to lift eventually anyways.

    pm me and let me know what shipping would be to 30004. for both springs that is cause the other is sagging a little but has a much wider gap than the picture below
     
  11. Jan 29, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    not completely sure if it broken but i do know that its pretty screwed up. the right side sit 2 inches lower than the right side. woot for ghetto-coma's!!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Jan 29, 2011 at 8:16 PM
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    looks like it's time for some eibach coils
     
  13. Jan 29, 2011 at 8:36 PM
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    yess! yes it is! mine look very similar to yours:( im gonna go with new billies and eibach coils:D
     
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    Wow! I think that is the first broken 1st gen coil I've ever heard about. Please post a better pic of it once its off the truck.
     
  15. Jan 29, 2011 at 9:18 PM
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    i will. like i said not sure if it completely broken but could be seriouly twisted of something. i hate it i go into a turn driving around town and hit my dam bump stops.
     
  16. Jan 30, 2011 at 2:03 PM
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    ill give you my old progressive rate TRD coils.
     
  17. Jan 30, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    do it and post many photos of before and after! i would do the same as you but i gotta gather some cash money first!!!
     
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    i got you... im in the same boat not much money coming my way but maybe later in the year
     
  19. Jan 30, 2011 at 6:08 PM
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    Look at build!
    x2 they're well worth the money:D

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    And i got my stock coils and should be headed to the meet comin up in durhamtown if your interested!
     
  20. Jan 30, 2011 at 7:33 PM
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    U have yourself a nice truck!
    I am lookin to do the same lift u have!
    What did you do to the rear?
    How are your cv's holdin up after the lift?
    Did you do a diff drop and uca's?
    How was your alignment?
     
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