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How do you get your dirtbike to fit in your DCSB?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by nut, Dec 27, 2011.

  1. Dec 27, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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    nut

    nut [OP] she'll ride

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    I've done some searching and am just trying to see if anyone has any tricks of getting a dirtbike to fit in the the back of a DCSB and being able to close the tailgate. I don't think it's possible but I'm pretty sure there's a reason why bro's exist ;)
    Post pics if you got em! Thanks
     
  2. Dec 27, 2011 at 1:06 PM
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    i dont think so bro, i have the long bed and the bike has to be diagonal to close the bed.
     
  3. Dec 27, 2011 at 1:06 PM
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    Do you have a full size bike? I can get mine to fit in my long bed sideways with tail gate closed but with about 2-3ins of spaces depending on how new my tire is :D
     
  4. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:13 PM
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    yeah its a yzf450... ive messed with it some today, i dont think i can get it to fit with the tail gate up... and i dont wanna drive with the gate down (alot of gravel roads) i guess ill have to trailer it :-/
     
  5. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:16 PM
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    Trade for a DCLB
     
  6. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:28 PM
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    :eek:
     
  7. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:48 PM
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  8. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:51 PM
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    pass ;)

    i like riding in the short bus :D
     
  9. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:51 PM
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    If you are worried about the tailgate (I'd never really thought of that despite driving with the tailgate down occasionally) I'm sure it wouldn't be difficult to secure some type of cover to it. Cheaper/easier than trailoring...

    Hmmm I wonder if you could just protect the tailgate with a product like Ziebart Z-shield...?
     
  10. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:52 PM
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    Obviously :)
     
  11. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:52 PM
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    i like that, but im not worried about my stuff rolling out, i drive down gravel roads and dont want rocks dinging up my tailgate :(
     
  12. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:53 PM
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    i seent u there wuns bafour!
     
  13. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:53 PM
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    Yeah I would just get something like the Ziebart Z-shield (or equivalent) done on the entire tailgate. Problem solved.
     
  14. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    no way you can close with short bed. what you could do it in the bed either on the passenger or driver side then slide the rear tire to the opposite side. no need to trailer it.
     
  15. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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  16. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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    yeah thats an option to look at in the future, ill just trailer it for now... wanna save my modding money for a lift and tires
     
  17. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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    :rofl::rofl: FTW
     
  18. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:57 PM
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  19. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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    :confused:

    even with the front tire on one side and the back on rear opposite its till about 7 inches too long (thats whats she said) and the only way to close the gate would be to have the rear tire up on the bed sides
     
  20. Dec 27, 2011 at 10:59 PM
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