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Finally found something the Rugged Trail is good for!!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by DNahas, Jun 30, 2010.

  1. DNahas

    DNahas [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I figured out just about the only thing the factory rugged trail is good at doing.
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    I always smile the morning before new tires are going on.

    I did not replace them with BFG AT's just for the fact that BFG put their name on the rugged trails. Nittos for now.

    On a factual note, 17 x 9 with 4.53 in. Backspace / -12 mm Offset with 265/75/17 Nitto Terra Grappler will rub with factory suspension.
     
  2. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    a lot of tire shops will buy your old tires from you :rolleyes:
    lol

    but still looked like fun!
     
  3. Brunes

    Brunes abides. Staff Member

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    Nice Work...
     
  4. 1TUFFTRD

    1TUFFTRD WTF

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    out and about building powerlines
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    Bad ass... ha ha
     
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    trtripoli lower management

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    you should probably rotate them and do it again if you still have them. take video this time
     
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    RelentlessTaco Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    tacomarotto "Change is inevitable, but growth is optional."

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    you should have engaged the rear locker and punched it man... you wouldnt have gotten the one wheel wonder shin dig... oh well :D still fun
     
  8. Shack

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    Do you have aftermarket wheels now too? Aren't those wheels 16's?
     
  9. DNahas

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    I know, I am sorry to disappoint I was carrying my purse. I considered it, In my defense a snapped rear from a driveway burnout is the last thing I need to hear about when showing the kids how to do a burn out.

    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/100306-pre-post-lift-wheel-install-pics.html

    Yes new wheels, see link.

    I like you thinking and I am one step ahead of you, I still have the factory wheels and tires mounted in the garage. Their day will come just not in the driveway.
     
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    Nothing like spraying your own house with melted rubber and marking up your driveway. At least you had fun doing it.
     
  11. ttylerr

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    ^ ditto, thats what wal-mart parking lots are for
     
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    It's 4wd. You have to be in low to use the locker.

    Looks cool but meh. I'm formally against doing a brake stand without a line lock. I like my rear brakes.
     
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    AWESOME!!!!!!!! i wish my truck had some power to do this with my stock tires :(
     
  15. DNahas

    DNahas [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I did have to use the no computer aids mod to get them to turn over ;( weak. Just in case I had a bottle of soap sitting on the window seal ready to go.

    No excuses, I promise I could get that 2.7 to light them up somehow.
     
  16. DNahas

    DNahas [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have done the locker mod so I could have done it locked in 2wd, again busted rearend b/c of driveway burnout, not worth it.

    Also considered brakes but its getting about time to change the pads anyway.
     
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