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ilovetacoma1995.5 build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by ilove_taco_ma, Jul 15, 2012.

  1. Jul 15, 2012 at 6:03 PM
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    ilove_taco_ma

    ilove_taco_ma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    fresno, california
    Vehicle:
    95 tacoma 4wd LX
    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    Hey TWs,
    I finally gotten to make a build thread of my rig. I never wanted to make a build thread, but I gotta post up all the progresses I had put into. I had this tacoma for 8 years now, before I had not thought of modding the rig. Until I found this TW forum and it expand my likes of this rig. Bought it at 69,XXX miles then and now at 205,XXX.
    before:


    mods:
    suspensions lifts with bilsteins 5100s front and rear with eibachs springs
    had ome 881, sold it.
    wheelers 5 pack leafs with toytec 1.5 aal in the rear
    greaseable shackles
    stainless brake line replace on front and rear

    engine:
    deckplate mod

    exterior:
    for the front bumper, i got a TG low pro bumper with light bar.
    BruteforceFab custom Rear bumper

    interior:
    apline headunit
    pioneer 3 way speakers

    wheels and tires:
    procomp 15x8 7069 series flat black
    with Goodyear Duratrac 33x12.5x15



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    as i found out about TW, mods had started and drain my wallet.
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    did some little trail runs during hunting seasons.
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    swap out the sealed beam headlights to the 7x6 with 6k 55watts HIDS.
    swap out the front grille of 2wd to the 4wd original.
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  2. Jul 15, 2012 at 6:41 PM
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    ilove_taco_ma

    ilove_taco_ma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    fresno, california
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    95 tacoma 4wd LX
    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    one day, my tacoma was rear ended twice by the same woman and dented the tailgate and the rear stock bumper.

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    so i got these,
    TG front bumper low profile with light bar, sand down. primer and then use walmart truck bedliner to spray paint the bumper.
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    installing at the moment:
    had it grind here and there to fit the bolt up holes, eventually for the driver side, one hole didn't line up with the bumper. i left open and one i use a different nut and bolt to hold it up.
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  3. Jul 15, 2012 at 6:48 PM
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    ilove_taco_ma

    ilove_taco_ma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    95 tacoma 4wd LX
    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    bumper is finish and bolt on.
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    wanting to get new rubbers,
    i had replace the coils from my old set ome 881 to eibach, i get 39.5 at the front. add aal to the 5 pack and put back the greaseable shackle to get 40.2 inches from ground to fender at rear.

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  4. Jul 15, 2012 at 7:03 PM
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    ilove_taco_ma

    ilove_taco_ma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    fresno, california
    Vehicle:
    95 tacoma 4wd LX
    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    after the eibach swap, cv axles are at a bad angle even with the diff drop.
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    after a few months later, contacted
    Billy at BruteForceFAb and had him made a custom 1st gen rear bumper.
    solid and peace at mind.
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  5. Jul 15, 2012 at 7:10 PM
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    ilove_taco_ma

    ilove_taco_ma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    95 tacoma 4wd LX
    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    some pictures
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  6. Jul 15, 2013 at 7:03 AM
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    Tiotaboy

    Tiotaboy Well-Known Member

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    Chester virginia
    Vehicle:
    96 4x4
    Cb radio,toolbox,wheels,aero turbine exhaust,bilsteins all 4 corners,3 inch body lift, 33.12.5 mtzs
    Dude nice truck!!!
     
  7. Jul 15, 2013 at 11:12 AM
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    kigmob

    kigmob Well-Known Member

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    ICON/TC MidTravel TRD Supercharger
    Real nice truck! V6? 5-speed or auto? How does it handle the wheels/tires? I am looking to get those same exact wheels/tires soon!
     
  8. Jul 15, 2013 at 11:28 AM
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    vette6991

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