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Carson's Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by Carson, Feb 14, 2010.

  1. Feb 14, 2010 at 7:50 PM
    #1
    Carson

    Carson [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Carson
    Modesto, California
    Vehicle:
    05 TRD Sport 4x4 SR5 V6
    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.
    Purchased June 20, 2009.

    2005 Toyota Tacoma Super White TRD Sport.
    V6, 6 speed transmission. Now over 130k miles.

    How it sits now:

    X needs update




    Audio
    2 Infinity 1262w in custom box
    Audiopipe 1500w rms mono amp
    4 ga to Audiopipe amp
    Polk components in the doors
    Pioneer 4200dvd with BT

    Electronics
    1/0 to distribution block
    4 ga to bluesea fusebox (mounted under seat)
    Two runs of 8 ga to dual compressors
    Python alarm and remote start
    Dual On board Air Compressor setup w/ tank
    Lots of relays
    CB

    Performance
    5100's in front @ 2.5"
    2" AAL in the back w/ 5100s
    Wicked flow muffler 3" dual out

    Exterior
    Roof Rack (custom)
    Sliders (custom)
    Fog lights tinted
    Added extra D-rings to the bed (4)
    Painted center console cup holder black
    BHLM
    Painted center bumper valence black
    Procomp 7189 wheels; 17x9
    Procomp Xtreme Mud-terrain tires; 285/70/17
    Satoshi grill
    All Pro Rear plate bumper
    Train horn

    Lighting
    Fog lights on anytime
    Bed Lights
    6000k HIDs in the headlights
    4 Off road lights on RR
    2 Back up lights on RR

    Interior
    Switch panel on overhead console
    Switch panel below steering wheel
    Changed the Gauge cluster to blue background, white needles, and green display
    Foot well LED mod, blue
    Phone holder with charging cable

    What I've Broken? All within 30k miles
    (3) wheel bearings
    Too many idler pulleys and belts (mud)
    (2) Power steering pumps (mud...then belt wrapped)
    Rear differential blown (axle hop)
    Crankshaft seal (belt got wrapped)
    (2) CV boots

    Future Mods
    Long travel or Solid axle conversion
    Forced induction
    Headers
    Front plate bumper or tube bumper
    Full under armor



    First day
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    Lift
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    New wheels and tires
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    Custom Rack
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    All Pro Rear Bumper
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    Distribution blocks
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    Relays and Fuse box







    Pioneer 4200dvd + CB


    Custom box
    [​IMG]






    Thanks for reading! Many more mods to come, please suggest any that you have. :D Please request pictures if you want to see something.
    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2014
  2. Feb 14, 2010 at 7:53 PM
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    Stillfly199

    Stillfly199 ( . )( . )

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    Looks great man. I like the bed lights. Any plans on wheels and tires?
     
  3. Feb 14, 2010 at 7:54 PM
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    07trd4x4

    07trd4x4 Well-Known Member

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    Looks good!!
     
  4. Feb 14, 2010 at 7:54 PM
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    Carson

    Carson [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Carson
    Modesto, California
    Vehicle:
    05 TRD Sport 4x4 SR5 V6
    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.
    Thanks man!

    First off road experience
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    Muddy at Carnegie
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    Little muddy at Hollister 1/17/10
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    Last edited: Feb 3, 2014
  5. Apr 8, 2010 at 6:04 AM
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    Trigger

    Trigger Well-Known Member

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    Great Looking truck. Nice Job.
    Nice looking bike also.

    -Where does the rear tire of your bike sit if you load up straight in?
    thanks
     
  6. Nov 25, 2010 at 7:26 AM
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    bLaCkMETALTaCoMA

    bLaCkMETALTaCoMA tacomood

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    Sergio
    Paraguay, South America
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    Short Bed 06 TRD Sport 6 Speed Manual 4.0 V6
    ---Murdered Out--- **********-.tactical Unit Calibrated to KiLL.-*********** -Debadged -RBP Grille RX Black -RBP Black Plate Frame -RBP Eshaust Adapter 3.5" Black Tip, Two Tone Logo w/ Red Star -Blacked Out Third brake light, Radiator frames, skid plate. -Pioneer + Backup Camera -33 Mud Grappler + 20 Inch RockStars -Bulletproof side windows -AT35 Tint Front & AT15 Tint All Corners -K&N Air Intake -TRD Skid Plate -Aftermarket Angel Eyes Headlights + T-Rex Eyelids -Rear LED Lights -URD short shift knob -Billies 5100 all around, front set @ 0.85 w/ eibach coils + 1.5 AAL + Total Chaos UCA's -Redline hood and back door struts -Flex Pod Gauge Mount (volts & oil temperature)
    great job!!!!

    Then you are the living proof that you have an incredible ride without the UCAs??? And the living proof that i choose the right shocks to lift my truck too!!! :)
     
  7. Dec 29, 2010 at 12:20 AM
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    meantaco

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    Retrofit,bull bar,hellas and color matched grill.
    Edit: Any updates?
     
  8. Nov 9, 2011 at 10:03 AM
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    bryanc81

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    Clifford IG 750 alarm, remote start, Pioneer Avic-Z1, cup holder LED lights.
    How many LED's did it take to convert over and where did you get them?
     
  9. Jul 25, 2012 at 10:15 PM
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    Carson

    Carson [OP] Well-Known Member

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    05 TRD Sport 4x4 SR5 V6
    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.
    I forgot about this thread, its now newly updated!

    Slick Rock 4/9/12

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    Last edited: Feb 3, 2014
  10. Jul 25, 2012 at 10:18 PM
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    dad32509

    dad32509 Thinking of something clever

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    Blacked out 05
    5100's front and back, OME 885x's, LR UCA's, OMD rear springs, Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD, HVAC Green led's MOD, Blacked out bumper, Plastidip emblems, custom front tube bumper, 32" combo led bar, rigid duallys, otrattw switches, my own Satoshi grille, shorty antenna, Spyder LED halo headlights. csjumper2003 map/dome, 3rd brake, DTRL white/amber and parking LED's. Pelfreybilt IFS skid, Cab mount chop, sliders and rear light bar w/blitzpro 5LR dust light. Uniden CB, Magnaflow 18" exhaust, Rear tire carrier, sway bar removed, spidertrax 1.25" spacers, Wheelers 16" Alloys w/265/75r16 Goodyear DuraTracs
    Damn clean truck man! Very nice
     
  11. Jul 25, 2012 at 11:04 PM
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    Oowen

    Oowen Well-Known Member

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    husky liners highway products tool box shorty antenna Bilstien 5100's 20% tint
    Awesome rack!
     
  12. Jul 29, 2012 at 12:11 PM
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    Carson

    Carson [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Vehicle:
    05 TRD Sport 4x4 SR5 V6
    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.

    Thanks guys!

    Deer Valley 9/23/12

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2014
  13. Aug 5, 2012 at 11:24 PM
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    Carson

    Carson [OP] Well-Known Member

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    05 TRD Sport 4x4 SR5 V6
    Garage Fabbed +2 LT, FOA 2.5 RR w/ Comp Adj, 35 XMTs on Level 8s, 50T Spring Under w/ 13" Shackles, Elite Front Bumper, AP Rear, Retrofitted, Wicked Flow, Custom Roof Rack, Custom Sliders, Custom Scratches, 12" JL and an Audiopipe amp.
    Added train horns and new exhaust system
    [​IMG]

    Back up camera
    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2014
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