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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by wolfdog2314, Oct 24, 2010.

  1. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:36 PM
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    wolfdog2314

    wolfdog2314 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Finally got my lift on! Ive got a 2011 4x4 TRD sport. The lift I got was eibach coils and Bilstein 5100's all around. Fronts are set to .85in. In the back are 2in toytec AAL. I ordered the whole kit from toytec.

    Took probably 8-10 hours total. Front was pretty easy. Had Meineke assemble the front coils. The back AAL was a biyach. Lining of the centering pins and compressing the leafs sucked.

    But thanks to EverTaco, a les schwab buddy, and a lady friend we got it in! On to the pics...

    Stock, only thing done is window tint.

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    Old vs new
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    Finished product.
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    I'm on a slanted driveway in the pics.
    Measurments are
    Drivers front 37 1/8
    Drivers rear 39
    Pass front 38
    Pass rear 39 1/8
    Why the difference front left to right? Maybe it will settle into place..

    Tomorrow Goodyear duratracs 285/70/17 go on these...

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    Thanks for lookin!
     
  2. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:40 PM
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    less than zer0

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    Lookin' good. Can't wait to see the finished product.
     
  3. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    2chains

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    can't wait to see the duratracs, nice rims...what's wheel bs and o/s?
     
  4. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:47 PM
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    Max-4_Yota

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    Thats what she said :anonymous:


    Lookin' great! :thumbsup:
     
  5. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:51 PM
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    mich3210

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    Looks great, can't wait to see it with the new wheels and tires. I'm hopefully going to close a deal on the same truck this week except with a LB.
     
  6. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:53 PM
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    wolfdog2314

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    Thanks for the comments.

    Wheels are Eagle series 137. Black with polished lip (obviously) they are 17x8. BS 4.25. Offset -4.
     
  7. Oct 24, 2010 at 5:54 PM
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    Difference left to right is because the gas tank, battery, and the driver (the one who is always in the truck) are on that side. They make spacers to compensate for the "Taco Lean"

    Still looks good- Nice improvement man!!
     
  8. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:00 PM
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    Hmm. I put the 1/4 inch spacer on the drivers side too. Can't really even tell unless you've got a tape up next to her anyway.
     
  9. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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    rbeezy

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    hows the ride?
     
  10. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:06 PM
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    according to your pics above, one of your shocks is put together wrong.
     
  11. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    :laugh:


    Looks good. Can't wait to see it with the new shoes!
     
  12. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    Rides great. Not a huge difference than stock. I notice the bumps in the road a little more. So I'd say it's a little more stiff, but still a great ride (as she also said)

    Slight vibes from 5-10mph every once in a while. No wandering or anything else.
    I'll be getting the alignment soon as tires are all on too.

    New UCAs will be in the near future also...
     
  13. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:08 PM
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    yea it looks like the plate on the left one is upside down
     
  14. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:19 PM
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    wolfdog2314

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    Well fawk. Your right. Damn you meineke. I'll be running it into them tomorrow to fix that shit. They better take the whole damn thing off too and reassemble it.

    I can't believe I didn't notice that. Ahh hell.
     
  15. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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    Good call guys. That might play into your lean issue too....
     
  16. Oct 24, 2010 at 6:30 PM
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    Yah lookin at it when it gets changed over it will lower a tad bit. Ahh.
     
  17. Oct 24, 2010 at 9:00 PM
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    What are you seeing to notice this? I'd like to be able to easily recognize an improperly assembled strut.
     
  18. Oct 24, 2010 at 9:20 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?

    look at where the bottom of the coil seats to that bottom plate. they should both be dropping down over the c-clip to also help hold it into place.

    definitely needs to get fixed, besides just the height issue. makes it more susceptible to popping that c-clip out and having a bad day.
     
  19. Oct 24, 2010 at 11:06 PM
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    damn nice. Why didn't you want to set the billy's to 2.5"?
     
  20. Oct 24, 2010 at 11:08 PM
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    wat?
    b/c he's running the eibach 1.6" coils on it
     
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