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Impressed with my Prerunner

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by rightspy, Dec 6, 2009.

  1. Dec 6, 2009 at 9:46 PM
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    rightspy

    rightspy [OP] Junior Modder

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    TRD CAI, Gibson exhaust, AR Mojave, Bilstein 5100
    I've had it since 2005 but never had a chance to see what it's made of as a 2WD. So after I put on the new tires and got my 5100's I finally had an opportunity to get it in the great outdoors!

    Scene is a military range on Fort Hunter Liggett in Cali. I was supporting an operation and took the opportunity to take advantage of some great offroad terrain.

    Pix are from the river crossing...didn't get a pic of the deepest part (about 3ft in a gravel bed). Truck performed awesome. Had some high speed trail runs in medium gravel and super high speed on the main dirt airstrip. Very happy with the performance of the 2WD!

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  2. Dec 6, 2009 at 9:58 PM
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    mr2crazed

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    I like those pictures. I probably wouldn't take my Prerunner through something like that since I don't have the off-road options like yours does.
     
  3. Dec 6, 2009 at 10:01 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Very nice! Gotta love that locker.
     
  4. Dec 6, 2009 at 10:10 PM
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    08pretaco

    08pretaco Almost there

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    don't be afraid to drive your truck man! Iv got no locker and still pile through some shit with my open diff :) its meant to have fun with!

    To op, awesome pics!
     
  5. Dec 6, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    Sweet pics! Love your truck also.
     
  6. Dec 6, 2009 at 10:27 PM
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    jacob_wood

    jacob_wood Screw your MPG's

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    Where exactly is that in CA? Looks like a blast man and great pictures!
     
  7. Dec 6, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    sandman427

    sandman427 KR FAB

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    nice pics... ay did u use your locker thro the water..??
     
  8. Dec 6, 2009 at 11:48 PM
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    Viet2100

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    I went through stuff similar to that.
     
  9. Dec 7, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    rightspy

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    no locker...I forgot :eek:. I was too excited to find the river in a crossable condition. Frankly, I never really felt like I needed it.

    Fort Hunter-Liggett is about 20 miles west of King City and one ridgeline from Big Sur to the West.
     
  10. Dec 7, 2009 at 9:10 PM
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    jefferson

    jefferson needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    There seems to be something wrong with your front license plate.. hm..

    BUT awesome pictures! Wish i got the TRD option..! Next tacoma..!
     
  11. Dec 8, 2009 at 8:35 PM
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    rightspy

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    thinkin about taking off the front plate all together but I like to think the cops say "at least he has something". We have that damn front plate law here!
     
  12. Dec 8, 2009 at 8:40 PM
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    uood8

    uood8 If You Search...You Shall Find.

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    3 feet of water eh?? Hope you did the dif. breather mod already.
     
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