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getting lifted at toyota

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by SoCalBlack08, May 17, 2009.

  1. May 17, 2009 at 10:14 AM
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    all the shops i call are expensive so i might as well get it done at toyota but how much do they charge for a 3" lift? i think they do the ready lift one which is bad because i want the AAL not block so can i tell the to do AAL instead?
    OR.....
    can i get the tsb done and at the same time have them install a top plate spacer that i have from hell bent steel, do they do that? how much do u think it will cost?

    thanx guys :)
     
  2. May 17, 2009 at 10:32 AM
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    where are you in Cali? if you are in socal, there this guy called "EZlift" in Garden grove sells AAL and spacers + installation for a great price. I don't recommend going to the dealership since they know absolutely about lifts and what not. All they know is how to charge a grip for the products they sell in their parts department!
     
  3. May 17, 2009 at 10:37 AM
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    Dealership is gonna rape you on the parts and the install, how much are you looking to spend?? in socal there are tons of shops, just gotta find one
     
  4. May 17, 2009 at 10:40 AM
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    ya im in socal.thanx for the shop:)....do u know how much they might charge for a 3" lift?
     
  5. May 17, 2009 at 10:41 AM
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    hmmm i cant find ezlift online...do u have the number?
     
  6. May 17, 2009 at 10:44 AM
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    ya know, I got a good mechanic friend who may be up for some extra work. We did my lift at his place ,went real smooth.
    I'll ask him today , maybe work a deal for you soCal guys?? I think by now he is almost a tacoma specialist lol
     
  8. May 17, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    thank u so much...the site say up to 2007 and i have an 08, do u think theres a price diff? oh and is that with the parts or do i bring them in or order their parts?
     
  10. May 17, 2009 at 11:13 AM
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    I would call them on that one, prices are labor only
     
  11. May 17, 2009 at 11:15 AM
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    ok cool thanx :D
    does anyone else have any socal shops? im gunna make a list and call them all tomorow haha
     
  12. May 17, 2009 at 11:17 AM
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  13. May 17, 2009 at 3:22 PM
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    i got my truck lifted at garys sport truck by the 15 and 10. 20 mins from riverside.. if you want to see it im around UCR and sterling.. i got a 3 inch fabtech adjustable lift 0 - 3.5" with aals and new shocks in the back. $950
     
  15. May 17, 2009 at 3:27 PM
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    i forgot to mention that they have toyota specialist there and one of the dudes there ryan i think has his 2nd gen lifted also
     
  16. May 17, 2009 at 3:30 PM
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    Have you tried the LA Burbank area? I pass quite a few places in those area's as well as the Pasadena area! Don't go to Toyota,by the time they are done bending you over,you could have bought 2 lifts for the price of 1 !:eek:
     
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    Just think about this: Toyota could (will probably) take your truck to an offroad shop and have them do it....so you'll have to pay the offroad shop price...plus whatever the dealership tacks on there for good measure.
     
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