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Gregero's Build Thread: One Year, One Month, and Seven Days Later

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Gregero, Mar 18, 2011.

  1. Apr 29, 2011 at 12:30 AM
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    So desperate that I forced my elderly father & my girlfriend to work tirelessly on it, wheres the hook you unappreciative little...:mad::p:D Oh yeah I just gave to you, heheh you can paint it black or whatever if the blue don't work for ya .....;) besides you're going to need it ...!!!:D:D
     
  2. Apr 29, 2011 at 12:37 AM
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    Gregero

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    The blue works fine. :D Thanks a lot for it, man. I don't plan on it, but there's no doubt I'll need it in the future.

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    Skid plate coming tomorrow when I dig it up.

    edit: tomorrow...? Today?
     
  3. Apr 29, 2011 at 12:50 AM
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    Looks good , its off a 4runner, & tomorrow is today;)
     
  4. Jun 13, 2011 at 5:46 PM
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    We did Greg's AAL last week, its from ProComp & its for a pre-'95 Toyota SR5 , not for a 2nd gen. (thinking outside the box again) & gotta tell ya this is one stout little arced piece of steel, he got a full 2" lift in the rear & firmed things up nicely....

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  5. Jun 14, 2011 at 6:41 AM
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    Gregero [OP] TRD: Trail Ready Development

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    I'm pretty amazed by that tiny piece of metal- they sure weren't light though. We came from 38.5" and ended up with 40.5" Still have yet to beat it down into place- hopefully this weekend providing we find a trail. The ride is definitely smoother with this AAL and the overload gone.

    edit: still been trying to find those skid plate install pics- probably in one of Martha's many cards. Sucks because I wanna give everyone who helped work on my truck their due credit! Lembowski! Here's lookin at you!
     
  6. Jun 14, 2011 at 3:07 PM
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    Toytec/Eibach Bilstein set at .85, URD TCAI , TRD catback exhaust,1.5" AAL
    So you got AAL put in recently. I'm looking for a pair now, to level out the truck. Let me know how yours is working out for you.
     
  7. Jun 15, 2011 at 9:16 PM
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    Well so far so good, but it's only been about a week. Gonna hopefully put it to some work this weekend on a very local trail but we'll see. I'll keep you posted, Boopie!
     
  8. Jun 15, 2011 at 9:35 PM
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    Gregero

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    Thanks to Matt (Lembowski) for helping me with the skidplate install at Fiesta island. What started out to be a meet turned into a mod day.

    Removing the factory aluminum foil
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    Factory plate on the right. Replacing it with an AllPro skid. Heavy? Bulky? Yes. But fuckin durable.
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    Takin those sway bar brackets off. This plate requires the removal of the sway bar- reason why I got it so cheap.
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    Ryan weighs in on what we should do next
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    On it goes
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    It's huge. We need something to prop it up with while bolting it in.
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    A case of beer does the trick
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    Done. (Notice the new MT Baja ATZs :) )
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    Reaches pretty far back there.
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    And Matt (RecklessTaco) does some trimming
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  9. Jun 16, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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    threw on some stickers to add horse power
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  10. Jun 16, 2011 at 5:24 PM
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    Damn truck looks real good... i'm lovin that skid plate
     
  11. Jun 16, 2011 at 11:54 PM
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    thats better.......


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  12. Jun 17, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Looking good Greg!! Your truck is coming along nicely.
     
  13. Jun 17, 2011 at 12:07 AM
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    imsikotic If u cant stand behind our troops. Stand in front

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    Why are you talking about your self Doug? Thats not nice.:p
     
  14. Jun 17, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    Thanks, guys. I've been wanting to do a photoshop of Doug's head mixed with an emu/ostrich's body for his OMD shop sign.
     
  15. Jun 17, 2011 at 3:24 PM
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    No NO NO! we will come up with a sick ass design and i will have some decals made so we can pass them out! "OMD, Is the Place to be for Automotive Fabrications Outside the BOX" THat is his new slogan! hahahahahahahahahahah
    :D:eek::cool:
     
  16. Jun 17, 2011 at 9:06 PM
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    A silhouette of him hunched over on a shitty stool smokin a cig- that'd be the logo :cool:
     
  17. Jun 19, 2011 at 9:12 AM
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    Yeah but more a silhouette of "the Thinker" hunched over a shitty stool...


    You Tool..!!:p
     
  18. Jun 19, 2011 at 11:28 AM
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    Exactly what I had in mind.



    You mean old shit! :D
     
  19. Jun 19, 2011 at 11:46 AM
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    Thats a nice skid plate Greg! I haven't ever seen that before. What's next? And do you have pictures of your new springs installed?


    As for Doug's logo....There's a couple pics here on TW of the old man that would be a good logo :D I think Steve (Bajamoon) has a collection going.
     
  20. Jun 19, 2011 at 12:49 PM
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    derp !!!
     
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