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Chepo's Mexican Taco

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Chepo, Feb 20, 2012.

  1. Apr 17, 2012 at 12:31 AM
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    Twistedfreedom

    Twistedfreedom welcome to the incredibuild

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    modded the F*ck out
    looking good man next time ditch the lobo ;)
     
  2. Apr 17, 2012 at 12:53 AM
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    nice build!!!
     
  3. May 16, 2012 at 9:06 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    I didn't see your replies! thanks!!!

    Now, it's time to update... Since I didn't have any mounts for my Hi-Lift and buying them from the states is really expensive, I decided to build them!

    Here are the pics of how they turned out!

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  4. May 16, 2012 at 9:55 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Well, my last trip was on 04/21/12... here are some pics:

    I noticed that I have to disconnect the sway bar for the next time!

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  5. Jun 4, 2012 at 6:47 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Well, today I arrived home and there was something waiting for me... Could it be possible?? Yeah! It was a package sent from the US... from Andres... I opened it and there it was:

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    I was really excited, I wanted to install those Devil Horns right away! but I have other stuff to do, and tomorrow I'm taking my truck to install the custom skid plates, so it would bu until the weekend...

    Suddenly rain starts to fall, and as the traffic jams were going to be terrible, I decided to get it installed today!

    Here are some pictures:

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    All I can say is that Andres works really nice! this emblem is a great quality product, I would recommend him 100%!!

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  6. Jun 4, 2012 at 8:02 PM
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    jdmdcfan

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    So fukcing jealous of the trails in mexico.
     
  7. Jun 5, 2012 at 8:09 AM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Thanks man, actually we have a lot of great places to wheel... Next month I'm going for the first time to some dunes, they are located near the Gulf of Mexico...
     
  8. Jun 9, 2012 at 12:42 PM
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    Dude your trucks look bad-ass!
    I'm glad I get to see a great Taco in Mexico

    -Andres
     
  9. Jun 10, 2012 at 2:00 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Thanks man! Whenever you come to mexico, make sure to pm me!
     
  10. Jun 10, 2012 at 10:21 PM
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    Definitelly!

    Holy cow the night sky looks amazing!
    I'd be looking at it all night long with my Telescope
     
  11. Jun 13, 2012 at 8:29 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Well, this is not for my truck... its for my iPad & iPhone but I post them since they go with me every expedition and that's why I need to protect them...

    What do you think?

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  12. Jun 13, 2012 at 8:31 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    I don't have one, but its a great idea! I'm gonna ask for one, there is an app for the iPad: GoSkyWatch you can identify a lot of stars!!!

    It's amazing when you have clear sky!
     
  13. Jun 25, 2012 at 8:25 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    06/17/12

    There was a small meeting with a Mexico City group and here are some pics...

    It was a foggy mornin'!
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  14. Jun 25, 2012 at 8:48 PM
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    Muy impresionante tu camioneta. En tu fotos que parte de Leon fueron a parrandiar? Te pregunto porque yo soy de Leon. Ultima pregunta, no te interesaron las camionetas toyotas hilux diesel mexicanas en vez del americano?
     
  15. Jun 25, 2012 at 10:37 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Muchas gracias! yo sabía que debía de haber otro mexicano en este foro tan grande!

    La Hilux en México solo se comercializa la de gasolina y en 2 versiones... no hay Hilux diesel ni 4x4... la Tacoma la preferí porque la compre "usada" a muy buen precio y es mucho más cómoda para utilizarla diario...

    Pues el rally se corrio en guanajuato, leon, silao, irapuato y varios pueblos pequeños que están alrededor...

    Solo hicimos ruta los 3 días y pues no salimos a ningún lugar, pero estuvo muy bien muy divertido y me quedé con ganas de ir de nuevo, pero como dices, a parrandear!!!

    Saludos!!
     
  16. Jun 25, 2012 at 10:52 PM
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    xgalvanxgx

    xgalvanxgx seymour butts

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    MEXICO CITY!? you ever run into any trouble with the narcs? they must think you deal with that sweet set up you got going?
     
  17. Jun 25, 2012 at 11:11 PM
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    hahaha you made me laugh... I haven't had any problems so far... Actually, right now there is no problem in Mexico City with the drug cartels... The problem is more on the north part of the country and cities near the borders (north and south)...

    And I have been told by friends that are in the Army that they prefer to have common cars so they can go through without any problems, I'm talking about mercs, bmw, and they use a lot of Tahoes...

    But thanks!!!! it looks rude, right? haha
     
  18. Jun 25, 2012 at 11:22 PM
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    xgalvanxgx

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    isnt your truck easy bait down there in Mexico? im scared to go into Tijuana and leave it at those $5 all day parking. afraid itll be on cinderblocks or just gone haha.
     
  19. Jul 18, 2012 at 11:43 AM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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    Well, last weekend (07/13/12) was my first time on dunes!

    I went to Chachalacas (Gulf of Mexico) and it was awesome!!!

    The only problem I had is that my ARB bumper doesn't have the plate that covers the radiator, so I bent it... :s

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  20. Jul 23, 2012 at 4:11 PM
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    Chepo

    Chepo [OP] Tankoma!

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