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Kappes03's Storm Trooper..ish Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by Kappes03, Mar 13, 2013.

  1. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:34 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    2009 Access cab Off-Road
    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    2009 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road

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    Modifications

    Exterior:

    CBI Moab 2.0 with Grill Guard Front Bumper
    CBI TrailRider 2.0 with Swing Away Tire Carrier and Dual Fuel Can Holder Rear Bumper
    AirFlow Snorkel with Enginaire Composite PreCleaner
    BAMF Weld on Sliders
    BAMF Rear Diff Cover
    2011 MGM Grill
    ATO Hi-Lift Bed Mounts

    Interior:
    Pioneer AVH-4200NEX using Android Auto which is awesome
    Compustar Dash cam
    Scan Gauge II
    Wet-Okole Custom Seat Covers with TRD Off-Road Logo
    WeatherTech Floor Mats
    Jumpers LED's
    Radio Shack Cheaptastic CB Radio with Magnetic Antenna

    Suspension:
    Front:
    OME BP-51 Reservoir Coilovers
    Total Chaos Upper Control Arms
    Rear: OME Dakars/ OME BP-51 Reservoir Shocks
    Trail Gear U-Bolt Flip Kit

    Wheels and Tires:
    285/75-16 Goodyear DuraTracs
    16" TRD Trail Team wheels

    Recovery:
    Smittybilt X20 8,000 Winch
    SouthEast Overland Synthetic Winch Line
    Smittybilt Recovery Strap
    D-Ring Receiver Hitch with Smittybilt D-Ring
    60" Hi-Lift Jack


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    Day I brought her home

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    Next to my 2003 Honda CBR 600 RR that ended up getting stolen one random night

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    Old spacer suspension

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    San Isabel, Colorado

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    Kingston’s Peak Trail, Colorado

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    Hella Rallye 4,000s mounted on CrossFab Light Bar

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    Pioneer head unit with Nav and Scan Gauge II

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    Tacos on the beach 2011
    Arapahoe Basin, Colorado

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    Rollinsville, Colorado

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    First set of sliders

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    Rollins Pass, Colorado

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    Waldorf Mine, Colorado

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    Suspension Upgrade

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    Changed Hella Covers

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    Anytime fog mod with Arctic Hyper Yellow Fogs

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    Tire Upgrade to DuraTracs

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    Couple weeks later… fortunately it was a half inch screw

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    BAMF Rear Diff Skid

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    BAMF Sliders

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    Out with the old

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    In with the new

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    Hi-Lift mount

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    Mounted the CB here, little Radio Shack cheapy.

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    To be continued….
     
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  2. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:45 PM
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    Blacktacoma23

    Blacktacoma23 CO

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    6" BDS DB, 37", Dirt King, Total chaos UCA's w/ Heims, Fox c/o's, 4-banger fenders, Nitto Mud Grapplers, 4.88 w/ rear ARB, AP Expos, 17x9 Method beadlocks, cab mount relocation, "Insain fab" tub, 5%/30% tints, 2 10" Rockford Fosgates, Magnaflow 18" custom catback exhaust, AFE intake, JBA Long Tubes, URD o2 sims, Trail Gear bumper/Sliders, Crown brake lines F/R
    Never thought Id see the day!

    Lookin good Mike :headbang:
     
  3. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:56 PM
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    NYCO

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    dents & scratches
    love how after all these years, you make a build thread when you're 3000 miles from your truck :laugh:


    when's it making the journey north?
     
  4. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:10 PM
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    Gramps

    Gramps My walker is faster than your Prius!

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    Colorado! Where else?
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    It's about damn time. :D
     
  5. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:23 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Thanks man

    Haha yea pretty random. My sister treks out to Dallas TX in a couple weeks, then about a couple weeks on a boat to get shipped here. It's gonna travel through the Panama Canal

    Yea yea, I figured by the 10th pm or so I better do it
     
  6. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:32 PM
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    NYCO

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    quite the round about way to alaska...
     
  7. Mar 14, 2013 at 12:22 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Only way a ship can go haha
     
  8. Mar 14, 2013 at 4:24 PM
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    Gramps

    Gramps My walker is faster than your Prius!

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    A small handful of select mods.
    Don't worry it will get there and 2 weeks later you will be re-assigned to the South Pole. :D
     
  9. Mar 14, 2013 at 11:21 PM
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    423 TACO

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    Looks good man can't wait to see it up here in person!
     
  10. Mar 15, 2013 at 3:22 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    Haha fortunately that won't happen but that would suck..
    Won't be too much longer now!
     
  11. Mar 16, 2013 at 4:43 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

    RockyMtnTRD Wanderlust.

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    Looking good man!
     
  12. Mar 19, 2013 at 10:57 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Thanks man. I sure do miss it! I've only driven it for about 15 days in the last 10 months!
     
  13. Apr 21, 2013 at 10:28 AM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    My truck finally arrived from Colorado the other day. I only drove for about 10 days since last May! I've been driving all weekend haha
     
  14. Apr 21, 2013 at 5:26 PM
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    NYCO

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    is it frozen yet?
     
  15. Apr 21, 2013 at 5:29 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Been pretty warm up here, 45 degrees :D
     
  16. May 22, 2013 at 8:31 AM
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    tacom08

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    Nice build
     
  17. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:10 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    She made her way up here about a month ago... FIIIIIIIIINALLY

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  18. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:16 PM
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    krob32

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    Great looking truck! Lift and tires fit well.
     
  19. Jun 26, 2013 at 9:30 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Few pics from back in Colorado

    First wheeling trip
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  20. Jun 26, 2013 at 9:37 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    CBI front and rear bumpers, OME BP-51 RR Shocks, TC UCA's 285/75/16 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers, BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders, AirFlow Snorkel Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    First Alaskan wheeling trip:

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    Amazing 360 views

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    Repping the Colorado plates
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