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Discussion in 'New Members' started by Coastie Joe, May 16, 2009.

  1. May 16, 2009 at 6:26 AM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    Just wanted to introduce myself to everyone in the TW Forum! Looks like some really cool stuff going on in here and I am glad to be a part of it! I just purchased a 2009 TRD Off Road Tacoma its Magnetic Grey and I cant wait to mod the HELL out of it!! I have 2000 bucks worth of stuff sitting at the house to install on it today when I go to pick it up from the dealer!! I will post a few photos and keep everyone posted on the progress!! Need anything, have questions or comments, I would be glad to listen!
     
  2. May 16, 2009 at 6:33 AM
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    Don G

    Don G Old Goat

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    Welcome to TW from upstate New York! ! !!!!!:)
     
  3. May 16, 2009 at 6:36 AM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    Hey thanks! :D
     
  4. May 16, 2009 at 6:36 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides. Staff Member

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    Inside: Tint, Wet Okole 1/2 Piped Red/Black Covers, Black Weathertech Digital Fit Mats, URD Short Throw w/ TWM Weighted Knob, USA Spec iPod adapter. Outside: 4300K Retro w/ Angel Eyes and Red Shrouds, 5000K Blazer Fog Light Retrofit, Debadge, Bed Locking Handle, Satin Black Rims Performance: TRD/Steigmeier Blower w/ 2.7 Pulley. 668 Injectors and 320 LPH AEM Fuel pump. URD UCON and 7th Injector. DTLT Headers, URD Y-Pipe, Wicked Flow Muffler. Suspension: Both: OME Shocks Front: 886X's and TC UCAs Rear: Dakars Armor: Relentless Front Bumper Relentless High Clearance Rear w/ Tire/Rotopax Swing Out Relentless Front, Mid, and TCase skids BAMF Diff Skid Recovery and Spares: Fullsize Spare Tire 2x2 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Water Rotopax Warn 9.5XP-S Winch Hi-Lift Extreme 60" Ironman Off-Road Recovery Kit Upcoming: ATO Gas Tank Skid and Sliders w/ kickout. ATO Shackle Flip Kit. Down the line: Front/Rear ARB Lockers w/ OBA. 4.56 Gears
    Welcome to the board man- Enjoy your weekend of mods and what not!! And get ready to spend a ton more after reading this forum!!
     
  5. May 16, 2009 at 6:37 AM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    I just know owning this tacoma is gonna break the bank but its gonna be a blast doing it!! :D
     
  6. May 16, 2009 at 6:52 AM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    TRD cat back exhaust, TRD Cold Air Intake, differential breather mod' Hellwig rear sway bar, 16x8 TRD Ivan Stewart's, Michelin LTX A/T2, DTRL Stealth Mode Mod, custom "Texas Edition" shift knob, Sock's "Classic" bedside decals, MetalMiller custom grill emblem, 20% front tinted windows, tinted taillights, Viper alarm, ScanGauge II, Flyzeye Designs V2W Tacoma Interior LED lighting, de-mud flapped, de-badged, extra D-rings under bed bolts, WeatherTech ED floor mats, G4 Elite Fold a Cover ,Toyota bed mat, tailgate theft deterrent device and absolutely no plasti-dip!
    Welcome to TW :cheers:
     
  7. May 16, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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    rpoint16

    rpoint16 Well-Known Member

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    OME 885 coils & front shocks, with TT top plate, Total Chaos UCA, Rear OME extended shocks, Rear TSB, Rear Toytec AAL, trimmed the saber-tooth-tiger-long-ass mud flaps. 17" XD Revolver rims, 265/75/17 BFG AT KO's. Ripped out the crappy FM Modulator & installed a PA-15-toy interface. OEM bed matt.
    "welcome to the pleasuredome"
    fgth

    :D
     
  8. May 16, 2009 at 7:01 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides. Staff Member

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    Inside: Tint, Wet Okole 1/2 Piped Red/Black Covers, Black Weathertech Digital Fit Mats, URD Short Throw w/ TWM Weighted Knob, USA Spec iPod adapter. Outside: 4300K Retro w/ Angel Eyes and Red Shrouds, 5000K Blazer Fog Light Retrofit, Debadge, Bed Locking Handle, Satin Black Rims Performance: TRD/Steigmeier Blower w/ 2.7 Pulley. 668 Injectors and 320 LPH AEM Fuel pump. URD UCON and 7th Injector. DTLT Headers, URD Y-Pipe, Wicked Flow Muffler. Suspension: Both: OME Shocks Front: 886X's and TC UCAs Rear: Dakars Armor: Relentless Front Bumper Relentless High Clearance Rear w/ Tire/Rotopax Swing Out Relentless Front, Mid, and TCase skids BAMF Diff Skid Recovery and Spares: Fullsize Spare Tire 2x2 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Water Rotopax Warn 9.5XP-S Winch Hi-Lift Extreme 60" Ironman Off-Road Recovery Kit Upcoming: ATO Gas Tank Skid and Sliders w/ kickout. ATO Shackle Flip Kit. Down the line: Front/Rear ARB Lockers w/ OBA. 4.56 Gears
    Fixed...=)
     
  9. May 16, 2009 at 8:57 AM
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    rpoint16

    rpoint16 Well-Known Member

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    OME 885 coils & front shocks, with TT top plate, Total Chaos UCA, Rear OME extended shocks, Rear TSB, Rear Toytec AAL, trimmed the saber-tooth-tiger-long-ass mud flaps. 17" XD Revolver rims, 265/75/17 BFG AT KO's. Ripped out the crappy FM Modulator & installed a PA-15-toy interface. OEM bed matt.
    I was hoping someone would get my fgth reference:D
     
  10. May 16, 2009 at 11:33 AM
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    TEX357

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    Welcome!
     
  11. May 16, 2009 at 4:13 PM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Bilsteins 5100's (Front & Rear), GrillCraft, Line-X'ed Skid Plate & Bumper Valence, Blacked out hood scoop, Avid Light Bar and much more.
    Congrats on the truck! Welcome to Tacoma World! Glad to have you here.
     
  12. May 17, 2009 at 6:13 AM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    Here it is fresh off the lot! :cool: I threw in a pic of the K&N I put on there and the throttle body spacer which is under dispute right now... :rolleyes: I also did the upper and lower grille last night.... I used some gloss high temp paint to get everything covered behind the grille and it looks pretty clean... Also I found out how the snap screws work and how epoxy fixes things if they get broken!! :D

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  13. May 17, 2009 at 6:13 AM
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    AFButters

    AFButters Rigger, Please!!

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    Welcome to TW :)
     
  14. May 17, 2009 at 6:18 AM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    Thanks! :cool:
     
  15. May 17, 2009 at 1:35 PM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    aFe prodry,Dynomax ultra flo ss,Scangauge2,Demello front bumper,BudBuilt skids,sliders(local)AllPro rear bumper,Wet O's cobalt blu,w/halfpiping,TRD logo in gold,R/L hood struts,5150's@10"aal 3 pack,T/C uca,Light racing c/o,1"diff.drop,de-badged,
    That's a good start!:headbang: Welcome to TW.:wave:
     
  16. May 21, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    Coastie Joe

    Coastie Joe [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Magnaflow exhaust, Extang Revolution Tonneau Cover, Grillcraft black upper and lower grill insert, black headlight mod, limo tint, polished K&N intake and filter kit, Poweraid Throttle body spacer, AVS Rainouts, Bed extender, 285 BFG All-Terrains, 18" KMC Rockstars, Thule Roof Rack, OME 2.75 Leaf Pack, 2.0 Fox Shocks on all 4 corners.... More to come....
    I put my extang revolution on yesterday... That was an iteresting install let me tell ya... Just got my Magnaflow on today and it sounds SAAAWWWEEET!!! Got it done at a local shop for $250 installed... They put a 5x8x20 inch magnaflow oval with a stainless rolled angle cut tip...

    Movin right along I guess... :cool:
     
  17. May 22, 2009 at 4:41 AM
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    Simon's Mom

    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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    Welcome to TW from Vermont :wave:
    Start up a thread in the build section, you already have a great start on the mods! Congrats :woot:
     
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