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DashMaples 2001 Prerunner 4wd Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by DashMaple, May 19, 2020.

  1. May 19, 2020 at 7:34 PM
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    DashMaple

    DashMaple [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Bought the truck a little over 2 years ago during my senior year of high school with 136k on it. I have 173k on it now with no issues. I bought it with the intentions to 4wd swap and I've finally saved up enough to start that.
    How it sits currently
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    Specs
    - 2001 Toyota Tacoma SR5 PreRunner DoubleCab
    - 3.4L v6
    - Automatic

    Exterior
    - Window tint
    - Hella 700ff
    - Satoshi grill
    - Exhaust dumped after the axle

    Wheels/Tires
    - Stock wheels
    - 265/75r16 Maxxis Buckshot
    - Amazon special 1.5in spacers

    Suspension
    - OME 882 coils and shocks
    - Dakar leaf springs and OME shocks
    - JBA upper control arms


    The day I bought it
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    Got some new tires on it
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    Put an Old Man Emu lift on it with 882s
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    Did some camping
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    Satoshi grill
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    Found a friend at the climbing gym
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    Swapped to maxxis buckshots
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    And got stuck in a ditch
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  2. May 20, 2020 at 12:27 PM
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    DustyT22

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    Custom RoyEl Canopy and Homemade Bed Drawer for camping sh!t. Improved Cab roof racks. OME Suspension
    I like the fender stripes, did you buy those somewhere or paint them on yourself?
     
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  3. May 20, 2020 at 1:40 PM
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    DashMaple

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    Thanks man. Had a local vinyl shop cut out some strips then just cut them to fit over the flare
     
  4. May 21, 2020 at 6:20 PM
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    DashMaple

    DashMaple [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Now I just need to find shop to get these thrown in the rear diff
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  5. Jun 9, 2020 at 9:33 AM
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    DashMaple

    DashMaple [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Went flareless, still not entirely sure how I feel about it
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  6. Aug 5, 2020 at 2:20 PM
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    DashMaple

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    Hell yeah! more 4wd parts
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  7. Aug 5, 2020 at 2:33 PM
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    Lfaub03

    Lfaub03 4wd wannabe

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    That one’s the hardest part to find imo. Right on!
     
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  8. Aug 5, 2020 at 4:11 PM
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    DashMaple

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    I hope so haha, if I can get spindles/hubs/CVs I can go ahead and bolt most of this stuff into the truck
     
  9. Aug 5, 2020 at 5:23 PM
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    DashMaple

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    Found some gravel roads/4wheeler trails this past weekend. Didnt need the jeep to pull me out for once lol
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  10. Aug 5, 2020 at 9:14 PM
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    Dalandser

    Dalandser ¡Me Gustan Las Tacos-mas!

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    I’ve got a front diff with 4:10’s and an Aussie locker
     
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  11. Aug 5, 2020 at 9:28 PM
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    DashMaple

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    I bought @ThunderOne 's 4.56 aussie locker front diff. If i hadnt already bought parts to regear the rear axle I'd take it haha
     
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  12. Nov 2, 2020 at 11:47 AM
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    DashMaple

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    Finished up the front half of the swap Saturday
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  13. Nov 2, 2020 at 11:53 AM
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    Dalandser

    Dalandser ¡Me Gustan Las Tacos-mas!

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    Like the wheels.

    Are those the plastics guy diff cushions?
     
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  14. Nov 2, 2020 at 12:31 PM
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    DashMaple

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    I’m fairly certain it’s the metal sleeve that got pressed out a little from whoever had these mounts before me.
     
  15. Jan 18, 2021 at 2:06 PM
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    DashMaple

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    Took her on the first big trip, a week in Big Bend. Loads of fun, absolutely incredible park
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    Only had issues when I lifted a tire, cant wait to be 4wd and locked front lsd rear
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    Didnt need my jeep buddy to help me up anything either :D
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  16. Jan 29, 2021 at 1:40 PM
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    DashMaple

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    Never showed off the Baja Designs S1s I got, these little things are insane
    Stock high beams
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    High beams with S1 amber wide cornering
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  17. Feb 17, 2021 at 9:56 AM
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    DashMaple

    DashMaple [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Got around to swapping out my transmission, now all thats left is figuring out my rear driveshaft situation and regearing the rear axle
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  18. Feb 23, 2021 at 7:47 PM
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    DashMaple

    DashMaple [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Picked up what I believe is a factory 4.56 axle today. A little rusty but for $100 cant complain, especially since the diff looks to be in solid shape
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  19. Feb 26, 2021 at 8:36 PM
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    DashMaple

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    3 years and 16 days after I bought the truck its finally 4wd, I'm so excited to try it out!!!!
     
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  20. Feb 26, 2021 at 11:00 PM
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    Lfaub03

    Lfaub03 4wd wannabe

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    Right on dude! Glad to hear she’s rolling on all 4s, can’t wait to see where you take it
     
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