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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pa blaster, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:30 AM
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    looking for the thread where it shows what all to trim so the cable doesnt bind :confused:
     
  2. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:32 AM
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    wut?
     
  3. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:37 AM
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    i saw on here somewhere that shows what they trimed on tail gate where the cable gets pinched when shutting it :notsure:
     
  4. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:38 AM
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    ahhh...no clue.... your title and question had me clueless as to what you were asking
     
  5. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:50 AM
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    i saw it somewhere on here. how about doi need both both cables anyhow? cable on right side & EZ down strut on left ?
     
  6. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:53 AM
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    That thing sucks balls. End of story
     
  7. Apr 16, 2012 at 9:01 AM
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    yea but i only have use of 1 arm for quite some time so it already is worth its weight in gold to me, just trying to work w/what i got :)
     
  8. Apr 16, 2012 at 9:07 AM
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    pm duckmander...he has one.
     
  9. Apr 16, 2012 at 9:10 AM
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    k thanks im heading outside & enjoying happy valley's awsome weather today :woot:
     
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  11. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:51 PM
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  12. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:07 PM
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    From what I understand, the rods work both ways. As in they resist/slow down the tailgate even when trying to raise it, so My suggestion to you is: Find someone local that has one installed (doesn't really matter on the vehicle I guess) and see if it's too difficult to raise with 1 arm, with the resistance.
     
  13. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:16 PM
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    i have mine on i just want my cable on there w/out it getting cut off, other than that i love both of them hood&tail gate. i use it now & im wondering if i even need the cable on that side?i do sit on the gate alot to change into waders & such
     
  14. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:18 PM
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    if it doesn't fit, cut the left side of the tailgate liner.

    take it off the truck and you only need to remove like an 1/8" or so.

    there's another thread somewhere on here on where exactly to cut. this is what i did.
     
  15. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:19 PM
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  16. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:21 PM
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    btw, this is probably one of the best mods imho i have done to my truck. as in top 5, lmao
     
  17. Apr 16, 2012 at 7:24 PM
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  18. Apr 16, 2012 at 8:15 PM
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    np! hope that helps. i used a dremel, then it caught fire. lol

    i think theres a few other threads on this too, but they are super hard to find from what I remember when i did this.
     
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