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Icon VS Toyotec

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by silverbullet05, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. Aug 11, 2008 at 1:25 AM
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    silverbullet05

    silverbullet05 [OP] OnTheDarkSideOfTheMoon

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    I have been having a hard time deciding between toyotec coil overs or Icon coil overs. Any advice will be welcome. thanks
     
  2. Aug 11, 2008 at 10:21 AM
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    Pat

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    Icon.

    I also have King coilvers and I love them.
     
  3. Aug 11, 2008 at 10:35 AM
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    silverbullet05

    silverbullet05 [OP] OnTheDarkSideOfTheMoon

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    yeah those icons are looking better and better. they make a uca but I think I should go with camburg or total chaos. I don't get off road much at all so I guess you can call this a mall queen lift. I am hoping to change that once I get a chance to meet a few of you at the next SD meet. I also like that fabtech performance 6 inch lift but Its going to be a while till I can afford new rims and tires so rather than look like a tard with a 6 inch lift and stock rims and tires I am going to go the 3 inch route.

    I would love to hear someone who has the new toyotec coilovers chime in.

    I know I saw someone with the icon setup on the forum hopefully they see this and give their experience.

    Edit: no offense to any one with a 6 inch lift and stock wheels.
     
  4. Aug 11, 2008 at 10:37 AM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    man, if you go with the icons and tc uca's......you'll have one helluva setup!!!!
     
  5. Aug 11, 2008 at 11:31 AM
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    silverbullet05, what are you planning on doing to the rear?
     
  6. Aug 11, 2008 at 3:56 PM
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    silverbullet05 [OP] OnTheDarkSideOfTheMoon

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    I am not sure aal or leaf pack with those icon rear shocks.

    where did you get your king's from? I have been talking to orw for the icon's
     
  7. Aug 11, 2008 at 4:17 PM
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    MooseTX82

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    I just installed my Icon C/Os with TC UCAs last week. Good looking setup and pretty much keeps the factory ride. I would definately recommend them.

    Moose
     
  8. Aug 11, 2008 at 4:24 PM
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    what did you do for the rear?
    how much lift did it give you?
     
  9. Aug 11, 2008 at 8:01 PM
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  10. Aug 11, 2008 at 9:12 PM
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    straycat241

    straycat241 maXXXed out mid travel

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    i have the toytec coilovers they are nice way better than stock ride they come with blistein 5100s and eibach springs i left mine at factory setting when it was installed and the front is slightly higher than the back
     
  11. Aug 12, 2008 at 9:48 AM
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    Nothing for the rear yet but the front does not look higher than the rear at all. Im gonna get a rear block for it tho. Its only a 2.5" Coilover lift which should be plenty to fit my 285s I hope.

    Moose
     
  12. Aug 12, 2008 at 4:19 PM
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    silverbullet05 [OP] OnTheDarkSideOfTheMoon

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    I am going with the Icon coilovers , Icon rear resivoir shocks, Total Chaos UCA's. and a aal for the rear. I need to save for wheels and tires now
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