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jdkeller's 2008 Prerunner Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by jdkeller, Oct 25, 2009.

  1. Oct 30, 2009 at 11:21 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Dome light LED, 6000k HID Headlights and fogs, Grillcraft black mesh, rear 5100's, Total Chaos UCA's, 285/75/16 BFG KM2's, Spidertrax spacers, Blacked out emblems, cb,kenwood tm270 ham radio, All Pro 3" leaf pack, Fox 2.0 coilovers, Revenge Fab Sliders, u bolt flip kit, Pioneer avh4200, bed bar with light and antenna, Wet Okoles, Weathertech Mats, Wet Okole Armrests, Rear KR Fab bumper, bed mat, N-Fab spare tire carrier with full size spare on 16" TRD rim, Bedlinered flares and grille. Camburg Spindles, All Pro front fenders.
    For sure. I will try to post a thread in your region.
     
  2. Oct 31, 2009 at 10:37 AM
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    ramjm_2000

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    Love the build looks great!
     
  3. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:39 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Dome light LED, 6000k HID Headlights and fogs, Grillcraft black mesh, rear 5100's, Total Chaos UCA's, 285/75/16 BFG KM2's, Spidertrax spacers, Blacked out emblems, cb,kenwood tm270 ham radio, All Pro 3" leaf pack, Fox 2.0 coilovers, Revenge Fab Sliders, u bolt flip kit, Pioneer avh4200, bed bar with light and antenna, Wet Okoles, Weathertech Mats, Wet Okole Armrests, Rear KR Fab bumper, bed mat, N-Fab spare tire carrier with full size spare on 16" TRD rim, Bedlinered flares and grille. Camburg Spindles, All Pro front fenders.
    Thank you sir.
     
  4. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:45 AM
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    DTacoms

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    Time to update your sig. Nice build JD!
     
  5. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:46 AM
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    bambooshoots

    bambooshoots Be a fountain, not a drain.

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    I did it again. Got tired of paying truck payments and gas and traded in for a 2015 Honda Accord Sport since I enjoyed my 2013 Sport so much.
    O.M.G.

    I thought that I was done with mods for my Prerunner. I was wrong.

    Thanks to you and derekabraham I have more projects coming.

    What did you do to solve the rubbing problem with 33" tires?
     
  6. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:53 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Dome light LED, 6000k HID Headlights and fogs, Grillcraft black mesh, rear 5100's, Total Chaos UCA's, 285/75/16 BFG KM2's, Spidertrax spacers, Blacked out emblems, cb,kenwood tm270 ham radio, All Pro 3" leaf pack, Fox 2.0 coilovers, Revenge Fab Sliders, u bolt flip kit, Pioneer avh4200, bed bar with light and antenna, Wet Okoles, Weathertech Mats, Wet Okole Armrests, Rear KR Fab bumper, bed mat, N-Fab spare tire carrier with full size spare on 16" TRD rim, Bedlinered flares and grille. Camburg Spindles, All Pro front fenders.
    lol. When are we going to hit up another trail!?
    Well I have the TC ucas and spidertrax wheel spacers. If you dont get the spacers you need aftermarket wheels with a different backspacing. Then there will only be minor rubbing on the fenders and on the body mounts. The body mount rubbing only occurs when offroading and flexed and turning all together. I have not noticed it enough to do a Body Mount Chop Mod. They cut it and weld it back together. Cheapest I have seen that done for is $150. I might look into that in the future but for right now I am content. For the fender rubbing, this is very minor and all you have to do is cut some plastic. No biggy.
     
  7. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:53 AM
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    Blue Tango

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    Seriously dude, I've written off the PreRunner as, 'not a 4x4, doesn't deserve mods.' So stop giving me ideas! Looks great dude.
     
  8. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:54 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Dome light LED, 6000k HID Headlights and fogs, Grillcraft black mesh, rear 5100's, Total Chaos UCA's, 285/75/16 BFG KM2's, Spidertrax spacers, Blacked out emblems, cb,kenwood tm270 ham radio, All Pro 3" leaf pack, Fox 2.0 coilovers, Revenge Fab Sliders, u bolt flip kit, Pioneer avh4200, bed bar with light and antenna, Wet Okoles, Weathertech Mats, Wet Okole Armrests, Rear KR Fab bumper, bed mat, N-Fab spare tire carrier with full size spare on 16" TRD rim, Bedlinered flares and grille. Camburg Spindles, All Pro front fenders.
    lol. Glad I can help. The possibilities are endless even with a prerunner!
     
  9. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:54 AM
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    TRICOMA

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    Your truck has a nice clean look to it. Good work...keep me updated on how you like those Fox's. That is my next major upgrade...

    Tri
     
  10. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:57 AM
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    Pre-runner with locker can keep with 4x4 in some (maybe most) trails. Right JD?
     
  11. Oct 31, 2009 at 11:57 AM
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    Why would you even think about writing off a PreRunner especially one with a locker..your truck is capable, I have been on runs with JD and he has done some crazy stuff with his.
     
  12. Oct 31, 2009 at 12:00 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    I love them! Looking to get the rears now.
    haha yes sir! Only thing that I have trouble with is really slow crawling over big rocks and stuff. But I kept up with all the 4x4 guys at the big trail meet at Cleghorn.
    :D

    Just air down and you will be amazed.
     
  13. Oct 31, 2009 at 12:26 PM
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    I wouldn't necessarily need to have UCAs to fit 33" tires under there, correct? I don't mind just bolting on some spacers in place of buying new wheels. Cutting off some plastic is no problem either.

    Thanks for clarifying the requirements for fitting on 33" tires. I've gleaned various pieces of info off while searching but could never come up with a definitive answer.
     
  14. Oct 31, 2009 at 12:30 PM
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    I'm just waiting for you guys to set it up.:)
     
  15. Oct 31, 2009 at 12:59 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    You don't need the uca's to fit the tires. They are for getting your alignment back to spec.
    Ok. I'll get on it!
     
  16. Oct 31, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    We shall see, I use that excuse to keep all my mod money focused on my car for now. I know it's capable, new tires would go a long way, but I'm being cheap with it. If I decide to go hit some trails with the 4x4 guys I'll toss on some new rubber and go from there. I'm an offroad noob.
     
  17. Nov 1, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    jefferson needs to stop cruising Buy/Sell/Trade....

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    Niceee JD - very nice
     
  18. Nov 1, 2009 at 8:52 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    :)
     
  19. Nov 1, 2009 at 9:13 PM
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    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    WOW!
    Very nice set-up with the suspension. I'm a little jealous and at this rate I'll want your truck by years end. Haha.
     
  20. Nov 1, 2009 at 9:16 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Haha. Dont be jealous. I have a few bills cuz of it ;)
     
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