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East Coast Gear sliders

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by pataco, Jan 5, 2011.

  1. Jan 5, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    pataco

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    thinking of pulling the trigger on the ecg sliders.anybody have them.whats your likes/dis-likes about them.can get them for $300 shipped,un painted.thanks for any input.on these sliders.
     
  2. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:03 PM
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    Look good in pics... curious to see installed pics.
     
  3. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    are the 2nd gen sliders 78"? Seems kind of short, i thought they were 80/82"'s. Also description says will fit DC/Extended Cab models but not Access Cab?? AFAIK AC/DC Sliders are the same size. I would like to know, i could drive and have them weld em on.
     
  4. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:47 PM
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    My concern is that the sliders are like $240 a pair. Most of the high quality brand sliders are running close to that per slider. Makes me wonder about the materials of those ECG units...
     
  5. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    Dunno....pulled from their slider kit info:

    Sliders are made from 1.75x.120 HREW steel

    Relentless is 2x.120
    Beefed is 1.75x.120


    The more i google about them, the more legit they look. Their facebook page is pretty sweet...SAS'd 4 runner AND Tundra!, sweet FJ and a bunch of Heeps.
     
  6. Jan 5, 2011 at 8:41 PM
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    Whose steel? I'm sure there's a factory or 70 in China kicking out shit-quality HREW for way cheap. And I don't want that crap between my rocker panels and rocks. I want American, Japanese, or European made steel of excellent quality, and I have no qualms about paying fair dollar for it.

    I'm not saying they ARE made from bad materials...I'd just like to hear from them how they undercut everyone else by a mile when competition is so fierce.
     
  7. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:15 PM
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    i have them they are great WEEEEE!!!!
     
  8. Jan 6, 2011 at 11:59 AM
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    2nd. It seems like a pretty good option, especially if we're just doing light trails.
    Manwithoutaplan; Can you post up some more pics of the sliders?
     
  9. Jan 6, 2011 at 11:59 AM
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    so they are probally not long enough for the dc?damb.
     
  10. Jan 6, 2011 at 12:00 PM
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    i know,thats what im saying.
     
  11. Jan 6, 2011 at 12:04 PM
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    this thread is going better than i thought.lol.:popcorn:keep em coming.
     
  12. Jan 6, 2011 at 12:16 PM
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    cool,thanks
     
  13. Jan 6, 2011 at 1:16 PM
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    just measured,78" covers the cab only.they do not go over either fender flare.hmmmm.
     
  14. Jan 6, 2011 at 2:10 PM
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    here is more pics
     
  15. Jan 6, 2011 at 3:48 PM
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    ^^^they look good.have you used them yet????
     
  16. Jan 6, 2011 at 10:46 PM
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    yea i have used them on a couple rock trails.
     
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