1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Good lift shop on Oahu?

Discussion in 'Hawaii' started by mjgaddis, Apr 30, 2010.

  1. Apr 30, 2010 at 2:03 PM
    #1
    mjgaddis

    mjgaddis [OP] Member

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Member:
    #32650
    Messages:
    8
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Matt
    Honolulu, HI
    Vehicle:
    09 TRD Sport
    Westin Platinum Oval Step Bars, Westin Ultimate Bull Bar w/ Skid Plate, AFE Pro-Dry S Air Filter
    Hey all,

    Just arrived on Oahu a couple days ago. Was wondering if anyone new of a good shop to get a lift done at?
     
  2. Apr 30, 2010 at 2:38 PM
    #2
    Koov

    Koov MonStar

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2010
    Member:
    #34651
    Messages:
    774
    Gender:
    Male
    Seattle
    Vehicle:
    06 Prerunner Dbl Cab TRD Sport
    Tint 20%, USA spec IPOD adapter, Debadged, Leer canopy, Michelin MS/2 tires, AFE Pro Dry drop in air, Husky liners, D ring Mod, Bed mat.
    Maui Off Road?
     
  3. Apr 30, 2010 at 2:50 PM
    #3
    JJ Customs

    JJ Customs Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2008
    Member:
    #4935
    Messages:
    1,004
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jay
    Sparks, NV
    Vehicle:
    2011 TX TRD 4x4 DC
    Not enough to mention on this one. Give me time!
    I was on Oahu for almost 4 years and like Koov said Maui Off Road. Those are a good bunch of guys there and as far as I know just about your only option on that island. If you head out towards North Shore you will see plenty of lifted Tacoma's but the laws in HI. are a pain in the ass so make sure you stay within the guidelines or you will get a fine for not having a recon sticker and all that.
     
  4. Apr 30, 2010 at 3:30 PM
    #4
    happyb

    happyb Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2009
    Member:
    #15098
    Messages:
    340
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Brandon
    on a beach in hawaii
    Vehicle:
    to my taste
    making a list
  5. May 4, 2010 at 12:21 AM
    #5
    raycie

    raycie Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2008
    Member:
    #5205
    Messages:
    2,215
    Gender:
    Male
    Oahu, HI
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Locked Sport
    OME 885s w/ 13mm Top Plate, LR-UCA, Dakars, Timbrens, 5100s all around, Pilfreybilt Aluminum front plate bumper, Snugtop Shell w/ Thule racks, AFE ProDry S, Foglights w/ parking lights, DIY DTRL mod, Rigid Industries LEDs, Weathertech Digifit, Bed Mat, DIY Maglight Mod, 265/70/17 on 17x9 Procomp 7069s.
    ^+1 some dealer was also advertising toyotec lift kits on craigslist that you could have a shop install...
     
  6. May 4, 2010 at 1:46 AM
    #6
    Ahshiet

    Ahshiet Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Member:
    #22303
    Messages:
    5,459
    Gender:
    Male
    Maui,Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    09 MG Sport DC 4x4
    Set #1 16x10 ion alloy wheel 31x12.5 super swampers Set#2 17x9 KMC Diesel black 305/65/17 M/T ATZ baja Set#3 TRD offroad wheels painted wrinkle black with H/T tire 275/70/16 Set#4 Weld racing 16x12 Typhoon with 305/70/16 BF KO tires Set#5 Weld racing 16.5x12 36x16 fun country Set#6 TRD rugged edition wheels 305/75/16 baja claws Set#7 16x10 procomp steel "beadlooks" 33x12.50 TSL Boggers Spider track spacers in front Wet Okole black seat covers fronts with pockets,back and armrest HIDs high Lexus projector fogs h11 hid 3500k Toyota bed mat black trd exhaust Fujita intake black Xrunner badges carbon fiber door sills Alpine double din 2 8" bazookas (modded) 2 Alpine type-r 8's in tubes Rockford fosgate 1500w silverstar blinker bulbs front and back Led lic plate bulbs Led dome light Led map lights Black eBay headlights VHT night shade tails and 3rd brake light Custom made rear fog lights(next to 3rd brake light) Sticker bombed bed walls and pass. A-pill
    Maui Off Road has been around along time
     
  7. Aug 1, 2010 at 2:48 AM
    #7
    toku58

    toku58 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2008
    Member:
    #9882
    Messages:
    1,029
    Gender:
    Male
    HAWAII
    Vehicle:
    4x4 Beast!
    6" Fabtech Stage II, 17x9" Centerline Eclipse rims, with 12.5x35x17" BFG KM2's. On board air system,Toyota skid plate, spidertrax wheel spacers, TRD CAI w/AFE ProDry filter (21-90045),Flowmaster Dual exhaust, GrillCraft grill w/custom emblem, Custom Shifter, BushWacker fender flares, Hood struts, Underhood lights, TW driveshaft, Wet Okole seat covers, Dashlight mod, Many other little things to make the truck complete!
    Maybe over the years Maui offroad has gotten better?
    But I know when they first opened on Maui, they were selling factory Blem tires as the real deal.:mad:

    I know I'd never buy anything from them. Or let them touch my truck.
     
  8. Aug 1, 2010 at 4:36 AM
    #8
    Ahshiet

    Ahshiet Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Member:
    #22303
    Messages:
    5,459
    Gender:
    Male
    Maui,Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    09 MG Sport DC 4x4
    Set #1 16x10 ion alloy wheel 31x12.5 super swampers Set#2 17x9 KMC Diesel black 305/65/17 M/T ATZ baja Set#3 TRD offroad wheels painted wrinkle black with H/T tire 275/70/16 Set#4 Weld racing 16x12 Typhoon with 305/70/16 BF KO tires Set#5 Weld racing 16.5x12 36x16 fun country Set#6 TRD rugged edition wheels 305/75/16 baja claws Set#7 16x10 procomp steel "beadlooks" 33x12.50 TSL Boggers Spider track spacers in front Wet Okole black seat covers fronts with pockets,back and armrest HIDs high Lexus projector fogs h11 hid 3500k Toyota bed mat black trd exhaust Fujita intake black Xrunner badges carbon fiber door sills Alpine double din 2 8" bazookas (modded) 2 Alpine type-r 8's in tubes Rockford fosgate 1500w silverstar blinker bulbs front and back Led lic plate bulbs Led dome light Led map lights Black eBay headlights VHT night shade tails and 3rd brake light Custom made rear fog lights(next to 3rd brake light) Sticker bombed bed walls and pass. A-pill

    thats messed up!
    I never did take my truck there or had any work done from them but all I here is that they are pricey.
     
  9. Aug 1, 2010 at 6:14 PM
    #9
    1one1

    1one1 addicted...

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2010
    Member:
    #38995
    Messages:
    112
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Keone
    Eastside Oahu
    Vehicle:
    2006 DCSB Sport 4x4
    blk headlights, 6k hid's, blk grillcraft top n bottom, led taillights w/ smoked reverse, blk wet okoles, extang trifold cover, 265/70 duratracs, bilstien 5100 @ 2.5, 1.5" aal rear, spidertrax 1.25" wheel spacers, super white led interior lights, 2 JL 10" subs in custom box, alpine m-1000 amp, Pioneer 3200dvd head unit, husky floor liners, more to come...
    yeah they quoted me almost $700 for a 3" revtek spacer lift and crappy procomp shocks
     
  10. Aug 1, 2010 at 10:53 PM
    #10
    Jays2010Taco

    Jays2010Taco Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2010
    Member:
    #41099
    Messages:
    87
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jay
    Oahu, Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    10Toyota Tacoma
    6inch Fab-Tech suspension lift
    Try 4wheel parts in waipahu, they just did my lift. Talk to chad he will bargian with you pretty good.
     
  11. Aug 1, 2010 at 10:54 PM
    #11
    Jays2010Taco

    Jays2010Taco Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2010
    Member:
    #41099
    Messages:
    87
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jay
    Oahu, Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    10Toyota Tacoma
    6inch Fab-Tech suspension lift
    Try 4 wheel parts just had mine done there. Talk to chad he will bargian pretty good with people
     
  12. Aug 1, 2010 at 11:00 PM
    #12
    Ahshiet

    Ahshiet Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Member:
    #22303
    Messages:
    5,459
    Gender:
    Male
    Maui,Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    09 MG Sport DC 4x4
    Set #1 16x10 ion alloy wheel 31x12.5 super swampers Set#2 17x9 KMC Diesel black 305/65/17 M/T ATZ baja Set#3 TRD offroad wheels painted wrinkle black with H/T tire 275/70/16 Set#4 Weld racing 16x12 Typhoon with 305/70/16 BF KO tires Set#5 Weld racing 16.5x12 36x16 fun country Set#6 TRD rugged edition wheels 305/75/16 baja claws Set#7 16x10 procomp steel "beadlooks" 33x12.50 TSL Boggers Spider track spacers in front Wet Okole black seat covers fronts with pockets,back and armrest HIDs high Lexus projector fogs h11 hid 3500k Toyota bed mat black trd exhaust Fujita intake black Xrunner badges carbon fiber door sills Alpine double din 2 8" bazookas (modded) 2 Alpine type-r 8's in tubes Rockford fosgate 1500w silverstar blinker bulbs front and back Led lic plate bulbs Led dome light Led map lights Black eBay headlights VHT night shade tails and 3rd brake light Custom made rear fog lights(next to 3rd brake light) Sticker bombed bed walls and pass. A-pill
    1320 performance here on Maui was doin 3inch spacer lift with diff drop for 4x4 and rear aal installed all for $550.00
     
  13. Aug 1, 2010 at 11:50 PM
    #13
    raycie

    raycie Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2008
    Member:
    #5205
    Messages:
    2,215
    Gender:
    Male
    Oahu, HI
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD Locked Sport
    OME 885s w/ 13mm Top Plate, LR-UCA, Dakars, Timbrens, 5100s all around, Pilfreybilt Aluminum front plate bumper, Snugtop Shell w/ Thule racks, AFE ProDry S, Foglights w/ parking lights, DIY DTRL mod, Rigid Industries LEDs, Weathertech Digifit, Bed Mat, DIY Maglight Mod, 265/70/17 on 17x9 Procomp 7069s.
    At this point in the game, I would say that it really depends on what you are going to do..

    I would think that there are a bunch of ppl here and plenty of good guys (military stationed here) that have experience working on their trucks that may help out, depending on what you are needing done, and if you are buying the beer..

    I didn't do my front 5100s (but would definitely lend a hand), but HAVE done rear aal's, rear 5100s, rear diff, and plugs.. When I get my hands on new UCAs I will be doing those myself as well..

    Just trying to bring the ALOHA back to the state..
     
  14. Aug 2, 2010 at 12:10 AM
    #14
    kumaWRX

    kumaWRX Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2009
    Member:
    #26798
    Messages:
    334
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jase
    Oahu, Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    04 Prerunner TRD Offroad
    SAW 2.0 Coilovers, Wheeler's 3-leaf AAL, Toytec 1" lift shackles, Bilstein 5100 rear shocks, aFE Stg. 2 intake, Doug Thorley headers, Magnaflow muffler, 16x8 ProComp 7089 wheels, Toyo Open Country A/T tires, Pamalu bedliner, Bakflip G2 bedcover
    I've never heard anything but bad things about them. After I saw what kind of work they did to my former co-workers Dakota, I could never recommend them to anyone.

    My friend had his 04 Tacoma lifted at DH Built, good but pricey. Idk how 4Wheel Parts is, only bought stuff from there. Don't know much about Oahu Krawlers even though they are really close to my house.
     
  15. Aug 2, 2010 at 4:37 PM
    #15
    1one1

    1one1 addicted...

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2010
    Member:
    #38995
    Messages:
    112
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Keone
    Eastside Oahu
    Vehicle:
    2006 DCSB Sport 4x4
    blk headlights, 6k hid's, blk grillcraft top n bottom, led taillights w/ smoked reverse, blk wet okoles, extang trifold cover, 265/70 duratracs, bilstien 5100 @ 2.5, 1.5" aal rear, spidertrax 1.25" wheel spacers, super white led interior lights, 2 JL 10" subs in custom box, alpine m-1000 amp, Pioneer 3200dvd head unit, husky floor liners, more to come...
    The day I picked up all of my stuff at 4wp I saw your truck there. Guess they had just finished it. Looking good bro...
     
  16. Feb 7, 2012 at 3:37 PM
    #16
    koa

    koa Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25054
    Messages:
    70
    Gender:
    Male
    Honolulu
    Vehicle:
    10 TRD SPORT PRERUNNER DC
    Maxtrac Spindle, Billy 5100 Front & Rear, FJ TRD SE BFG A/T KO285/75/16 Powertrax Bed Cover DynoLock EZ Down tailgate strut Satoshi Grills Kenwood 9140 Hella Black Magic Avid Lights Bar DEI530T Front & Rear
    Does anybody know where the good place to install spindle lift in honolulu area?
     
  17. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:11 PM
    #17
    TACOsupremacy

    TACOsupremacy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2011
    Member:
    #63478
    Messages:
    188
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Gaven
    Aiea_Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    05taco
    Never satisfied
    Maui offroad is probably the most expensive shop you can find...what do you need installed? some small shops can do really good work. I hardly go to large name shops bcuz of price
     
  18. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:19 PM
    #18
    koa

    koa Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25054
    Messages:
    70
    Gender:
    Male
    Honolulu
    Vehicle:
    10 TRD SPORT PRERUNNER DC
    Maxtrac Spindle, Billy 5100 Front & Rear, FJ TRD SE BFG A/T KO285/75/16 Powertrax Bed Cover DynoLock EZ Down tailgate strut Satoshi Grills Kenwood 9140 Hella Black Magic Avid Lights Bar DEI530T Front & Rear
    I wanna change spacer lift to spindle lift, and rear add-a-leaf .
    Looking for small shop in honolulu area.
     
  19. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:22 PM
    #19
    TACOsupremacy

    TACOsupremacy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2011
    Member:
    #63478
    Messages:
    188
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Gaven
    Aiea_Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    05taco
    Never satisfied
    You can go see my friend Jeff or John at autocustoms. They can do lifts, they did like a 12 inch lift on a damn tundra and some work on my truck.
     
  20. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:41 PM
    #20
    koa

    koa Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Member:
    #25054
    Messages:
    70
    Gender:
    Male
    Honolulu
    Vehicle:
    10 TRD SPORT PRERUNNER DC
    Maxtrac Spindle, Billy 5100 Front & Rear, FJ TRD SE BFG A/T KO285/75/16 Powertrax Bed Cover DynoLock EZ Down tailgate strut Satoshi Grills Kenwood 9140 Hella Black Magic Avid Lights Bar DEI530T Front & Rear
    Thank you, Gaven!
    Are they open saturday?
     
To Top