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Cheap mod ideas?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ToyotaKTMracing, Nov 12, 2011.

  1. Nov 12, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

    ToyotaKTMracing [OP] The Blue Warrior

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    Getting low on money and I still want to do some mods. Any ideas for something cheap? Preferring something interior, but think of anything you can. Send me some links of ideas or just tell me.
     
  2. Nov 12, 2011 at 12:57 PM
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    wrxRome

    wrxRome Houston's Swamp Rat

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    Go to the bottom of the stickys. There is a thread on cheap tricks and mods for 2nd Gen.
     
  3. Nov 12, 2011 at 12:59 PM
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    padarinsmith

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    Armrest mod looked cheap, just the cost of some leather at the fabric store and glue
     
  4. Nov 12, 2011 at 1:04 PM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

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  5. Nov 12, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    mytoyo2

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    fill it up with a different grade of gas! Just kidding what kind of budget depends on the mod
     
  6. Nov 12, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    hoeflich

    hoeflich Its all mod on the inside

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    take the elbow out, or deck plate mod, or led interior lights from autozone. CHEAP
     
  7. Nov 12, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    hoeflich Its all mod on the inside

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  8. Nov 12, 2011 at 7:09 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

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    Bump. Interior mod ideas? I have blue led interior kits and I don;t want to do anything to the gauges. What else?
     
  9. Nov 12, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    Battle Pope

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  10. Nov 12, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    Fog lights on anytime Mod. Super easy and literally about 3 inches of wire.
     
  11. Nov 12, 2011 at 8:09 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

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  12. Nov 12, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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  13. Nov 12, 2011 at 8:13 PM
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    ToyotaKTMracing

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    Nope. haha. I like all of those mods and know about them, but I know there's more.
     
  14. Nov 13, 2011 at 1:02 AM
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    FY01CPO

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    How about buying a remote reading thermometer? I had a wireless one but it didn't work out so I am using a wired one and it works great! Cost me $10.
     
  15. Nov 13, 2011 at 6:01 AM
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    Sounds cool, but the truck already has a thermometer. I hate looking up at the ceiling to see it though. I usually keep forgetting it's there. haha
     
  16. Nov 13, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    BUMP. Birthday tomorrow! :D
     
  17. Nov 13, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    Vicious dog mod. I've done that one a few times. Works way better then my alarm.
     
  18. Nov 13, 2011 at 7:52 PM
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    :laugh:
     
  19. Nov 13, 2011 at 7:53 PM
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    1.)Pick an interesting cheap/free mod from the cheap/free mod forum
    2.)Add Plastidip
    3.)???
    4.)PROFIT
     
  20. Nov 13, 2011 at 8:30 PM
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    I don't know why, but i'll give you a bump.

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