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Leeper mfg coilovers pics and reviews

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by lepedog23, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. Jun 15, 2010 at 11:57 PM
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    lepedog23

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    Hey guys thinking of getting some Leeper Coilovers from Mr. Leeper(A_BUGS_LIFE) lmao. just wondering how they're working out for those of you that already got them. post pics of them on your truck.
     
  2. Jun 15, 2010 at 11:58 PM
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    schiz94

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  3. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:01 AM
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    deadbolt

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    yeahh get them!

    500 bucks is a steal.
     
  4. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:02 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    No! Don't get them!









    Ok get em!
     
  5. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:06 AM
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    :laugh:

    MOAR for us!
     
  6. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:08 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    The more business and the price might slowly start to climb.
     
  7. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:08 AM
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    anyone else but nighthawk have them??? damn going to flip a coin this weekend and that'll be the go or no go on the leepers... lmao
     
  8. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:10 AM
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    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    That's a dumb way or choosing. Do a pro vs con list. Such as price, necissity. Are you planning on getting a lift anyway?
     
  9. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:10 AM
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    can you still join in on the toytec adjustable coilovers?
     
  10. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:15 AM
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    I just got mine today but won't be installing them until I get my ucas but I'll be sure to post pics
     
  11. Jun 16, 2010 at 4:38 AM
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    They seem like a great deal.
     
  12. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:54 PM
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    cant you get up to 3.5" lift on the leepers? id probably set them at 2.75-3" no not going to choose by flipping a coin. was jk. dont know the pros/cons as there is limited info on them online/not many reviews. a lot of people are hating on leeper but they seem like good coilovers, i will for sure get some uca's and possibly some spindles.
     
  13. Jun 16, 2010 at 1:34 PM
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    I want them or a RCD kit
     
  14. Jun 16, 2010 at 2:55 PM
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    they better not...a bugs life story is that they are just selling these shocks to recoup their money...they are not supposed to be making any profit on these and are supposed to not be making any more of these shocks once they are gone! time will tell if they are the ones supposedly getting screwed here....!
     
  15. Jun 16, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    Redgrom http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-builds/29

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    Just got a call from them, guess they are out of stock now??? DAmm!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  16. Jun 16, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    They had all the parts to make more, Dave told me he sold all his parts to someone so he wouldn't be making anymore. Good deal if you got them, I've heard of people who ordered last week that were told today they wouldn't be getting them.
     
  17. Jun 16, 2010 at 3:21 PM
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    Wow, they went fast.
     
  18. Jun 17, 2010 at 12:08 AM
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    damn so ive got to go a different route now... oh well wasnt meant to be.
     
  19. Jun 18, 2010 at 12:16 PM
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    ..... Car 54.... Car 54.... Unauthorized leeper talk on TW..... get over there and shut it down!
     
  20. Jun 18, 2010 at 1:12 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    LOL! No need for a shut down, as long as things are cool.

    For those that have gotten them, Pay attention to the preload on the spring. I threw mine on, and my truck was at 39.5" from the grond to fender. I pulled out .75" preload, and they dropped to 39" and the ride much improved. If they dont settle down in a week or so, to 38-38.5", Im gonna take more preload out of them. People should be between 38 and 39" depending on if they are running 32's or 33" tires. People running stock tires should be around 37 to 37.5" lift.
     
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