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Let the mods begin

Discussion in 'Street Trucks' started by jmarquez808, Jul 18, 2012.

  1. Jul 19, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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    jmarquez808

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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    I really wish it wasnt costly to have dyno time, because just out of curiosity id like to put it on with the cai and then without to prove whether or not theres a difference. But honestly unless its in my head ive been driving this truck the same places for 5 years now. Once i put this intake in my truck goes up the same hills with a lot less struggling. H-3 in hawaii to be specific. but who knows again im only stating my experience. But if I was smart I would have got my qa1's first and completed my drop then did other things like intake. But then again i didnt know i was going to go this far till the first and supposd to be only mod. lol oh well
     
  2. Jul 20, 2012 at 4:30 AM
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    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    the Stock height XII ones w/ XR billies.

    you get used to making sure it doesn't spill :)
     
  3. Jul 20, 2012 at 5:40 PM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    I think i messed up and bought the wrong shocks guys. This is one of the part numbrs i think they are the b6 hd's :( stupid ebay ad said they work for lowering applications but i think they had their info wrong. hmmm all i pull up is guys using these for their lifts :(

    Heres one of the part numbers

    24-186066

    I think i performed an epic fail. Anyone know whether hey will work with the djm control arms?
     
  4. Jul 28, 2012 at 10:46 PM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    Improving

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  5. Aug 1, 2012 at 12:25 AM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    Got some goodies today and yesterday. Install coming soon!!

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  6. Aug 1, 2012 at 12:28 AM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    A little custom stuff for trim. More to come

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  7. Aug 1, 2012 at 8:14 AM
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    07TacoRidah SHHHH, this is interesting

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    not worth it unless you have the turbo kit or what have you that URD came out with for the 2.7l (I think URD made it).
     
  8. Aug 2, 2012 at 3:05 AM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    Came out alright gotta change some of this boring interior, who doesnt love the carbon look!

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  9. Aug 3, 2012 at 11:01 AM
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    07TacoRidah SHHHH, this is interesting

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    came out nice, thinking about doing mine like that too.
     
  10. Aug 3, 2012 at 11:30 AM
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    Do it! It just sucks getting around curved areas lol. Ill post more as i succesfuly cover them
     
  11. Aug 4, 2012 at 12:23 AM
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    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    winning!
     
  12. Aug 4, 2012 at 1:31 AM
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    Got these in yesterday from sweetwilliebrownj, rip to his x runner. One step cliser to sittin sic baby. front is covered waiting for rear parts to come in.

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  13. Aug 4, 2012 at 8:52 AM
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    07TacoRidah SHHHH, this is interesting

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    NICE, how did you get around the corners? I've delt with fabric and it's NO walk in the park at all. I was hoping it would be easier with something that already had adhesive on it.
     
  14. Aug 4, 2012 at 11:09 AM
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    Yah it is a real pain in the ass.im using the fabric type because i got about 8 yards of it for really cheap. You know how it goes spray the 3m super 77 on whatever your sticking it too then pray you get it right lmao. I been getting better the more i do it. Wouldnt mind trying the vinyl stuff thats sticky on the back like you said but i imagine having the same problems on the corners. Im trying to hit the easier stuff first. Ill keep posting what i do.
     
  15. Aug 4, 2012 at 11:21 AM
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    Looking good man! Needs MoarLow ASAP!
     
  16. Aug 4, 2012 at 1:26 PM
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    **Afe cold air intake w/pro dry filter, Yellow tint fogs, Daytime running lights, led dome light, led license plate lights, Led tail lights, 3 inch carbon antenna, spec d projector headlights, carbon fiber look interior trim pieces, Djm control arms, Djm notch, 4x4 leaf springs, beefed taco 2 inch blocks with offset pin, Rear Qa1 Shocks, Sittin sic stock height coils, x runner bilstein front shocks, weathertech digital fit floor mats, debadged.
    Lol thanks VERY SOON its goin doooown
     
  17. Aug 5, 2012 at 5:02 AM
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  18. Aug 8, 2012 at 1:08 PM
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    Should be getting leaf springs today! Hope the install is easy. Seems straight forward
     
  19. Aug 28, 2012 at 12:16 AM
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    New headlights and blacked out taco emblem new grill to come

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  20. Aug 28, 2012 at 12:19 AM
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    Dont know why these pics post upside dow ha ha go droid!
     
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