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Gone with the wind

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by TruthInLies313, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. TruthInLies313

    TruthInLies313 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Blaine
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    Tinted, 5701 Viper Alarm Electric Start, 6 Inch Fabtech Lift, 17'' XD Hoss Rims, K&N 77 Series Intake, BHLM, Black Emblems, Color Matched Dash rings, 2 JL 10's, Pioneer Double Din Head Unit
    So I live in texas. Kinda windy around here, and whenever I am driving, the wind seems to push my truck. Is there any way I can try to calm this down? I hate trying to fight the wind when driving. anyone have any ideas?:confused:
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Well-Known Member

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    2001 with; cat-back twin exhaust,elbow mod, Westin bullbar with Hella550's, Snugtop XTR camper shell, TRD off-road 2x4-black beauty.
    I changed out my original shocks and rear leafs a year ago. Pricey yes, but man what a difference in stability! The original stuff SUCKS-they just get you through the first few years-IMO if you are still on them after like 70,000 miles they are shot.
     
  3. TruthInLies313

    TruthInLies313 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    yeah 190xxx miles replaced shocks once, but nothing else. well overdue. thanks for the opinion.
     
  4. wildjerseyfirefighter

    wildjerseyfirefighter I sell fishing and fishing accessories

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    ive got the same problem..i replaced the rear shocks with bilstiens, but never got to the front..Im in the process of getting front bilstiens to see if this corrects the problem. its scary when that happens!
     
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