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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by RDAY, Jul 23, 2009.

  1. Jul 23, 2009 at 1:49 PM
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    RDAY

    RDAY [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am putting my new tires and rims on i got the back done and removed the front mud flaps is that all i need to do for it not to rub to bad?

    The real problem is where do i jack it up in the front i cannot find a flat spot i don't jack it up on the metal below the shock do i i can't seem to figure it out. if any one has a pic that would b great.
    Thanks guys
     
  2. Jul 23, 2009 at 1:56 PM
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    Do you have the owners manual?? cause there is a pic in there...but it's on the frame behind the tire on either side.

    If you have to trim/remove mud flaps in the back you'll probably have to trim a bit in the front too...but you'll have to hear/see where it rubs on your rim/tire combo...Most tire makers size the tires the same XXX/YYRZZ...but there are still variations in the measurements...so you exact set up may have different issues than other folks..
     
  3. Jul 23, 2009 at 1:58 PM
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    i thought it was the front u have to remove the flaps from not the back?
     
  4. Jul 23, 2009 at 2:03 PM
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    does it look like a weird shaped V and a regular floor jack wont fit on it even? the frame behind the tire facing the rear tires or facing the middle under the vehicle?
     
  5. Jul 23, 2009 at 2:11 PM
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    What tire size?
     
  6. Jul 23, 2009 at 2:27 PM
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    Yeah...The rears you shouldn't have any real issues with. The fronts you may have to remove the mud flaps and trim away wheel well plastic/body molding because the front tires turn/move up and down alot.

    The rear tires only move up and down mostly. and there is a fair bit of space under there.

    The way I read your post was what did you need to trim for the whole truck...Not just the rears...Sorry for the confusion.
     
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