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DAMN TIRERACK

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Oat, Sep 25, 2011.

  1. Sep 25, 2011 at 10:43 AM
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    Oat

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    Tirerack sent me the wrong shocks, they are too small to fit over the bolt + too short for my prerunner! UGH!
     
  2. Sep 25, 2011 at 10:44 AM
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    wrong as in you ordered the wrong ones or they sent something other than what you ordered?
     
  3. Sep 25, 2011 at 10:52 AM
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    Sent me wrong ones, now i dont even see the prerunner option on their site...
     
  4. Sep 25, 2011 at 10:58 AM
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    shitty man, good luck, have you called them yet?
     
  5. Sep 25, 2011 at 10:59 AM
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    lol why would you even order shocks from them??

    DSM sells 5100s/5125s soooo cheap.
     
  6. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:05 AM
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    Didn't even know tire rack sold shocks....
     
  7. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:14 AM
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    me either actually..
     
  8. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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    they offer tires, wheels, brakes, suspension, lighting, wipers and engine tuning.
     
  9. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    I don't go offroading that much, i thought 5100's are for them. So either they give me a refund with the shipping it cost to ship them back-- or ill get my credit union to get my refund and i'll keep the shocks and sell them on here.

    Can someone tell me what 5100/5125's are for?
     
  10. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:26 AM
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    Worst part was i had the old shock off, the truck jacked up + all my tools out...
     
  11. Sep 25, 2011 at 11:32 AM
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    5100s are adjustable front shocks that preload the spring to give lift. 5125 are rear shocks for various lifted applications.
     
  12. Sep 25, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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    Basically an upgrade shock. Worth the money. You can get 5100s in all 4 corners if you don't lift it. Be a better ride.
     
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