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Lifting my tacoma

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Dilly04Taco, Oct 19, 2013.

  1. Oct 19, 2013 at 6:10 PM
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    Dilly04Taco

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    Before trash talking happens i have plans on doing a sas to my tacoma in hte future just not yet!

    im wanting to lift my 2004 tacoma i want 5 inches of lift so that i can fit 35s. so i was thinking 3 inch lift with a 2 inch body anyone have any thoughts on what the turn out would be like?


    i don't want to spend a hole lot of money on it because of plans on SAS eventually. so what would the cheapest way to reach 5 inches of lift be? thanks

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  2. Oct 19, 2013 at 6:13 PM
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    95 taco

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    Bilsteins front and rear, front set to 1'' and rear are 9'' 5125's, OMD springs in the rear, CSJumper LED's inside, hard wired inverter.
    Lift spindles (not sure if they're made for the 95-04 pre runners) will give you 2.5-3'' and Coilovers will give you up to 3''.
     
  3. Oct 19, 2013 at 6:25 PM
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    they don't sadly
     
  4. Oct 19, 2013 at 6:31 PM
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    Bilsteins front and rear, front set to 1'' and rear are 9'' 5125's, OMD springs in the rear, CSJumper LED's inside, hard wired inverter.
    I'd go drop bracket before body lift, just my .02
     
  5. Oct 19, 2013 at 6:41 PM
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    4banger4x4 Probably should'nt have done that.

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    Go 3" lift and tub the firewall. 35s can be cleaned with 3"of lift. Some people have even cleared 37s on 3" with a lot of tubbing
     
  6. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:01 PM
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    3" lift EIBACH coils w/ 5100's front, OME/ Dakar leaf springs w/ toytec adjustable shackles at 1.5" and 5125's out back. 33x10.5x15 KM2's Relentless DIY steel bumper.
    go coilovers for sure (or spindles if they make them). Eibachs usually give you a full 3" and I've read some ext. cabs get 3.25" with these coils. Im a double cab and I got 3.25" at first but then It settled to right at 3"

    If you do the BL dont go any higher than 1".
     
  7. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:36 PM
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    see ive thought of that to doing a 3 inch and then doing a 1 inch body just so it would make the firewall tubing alittle easier
     
  8. Oct 19, 2013 at 9:17 PM
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  9. Oct 20, 2013 at 6:12 PM
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    There you go!
    From my brief reading on lift spindles, I beleive you can get 3" of lift out of the spindles and then you can add some Coilovers to give another 2" for a total of 5" lift. I could be wrong, but with longer spindles it's not necessarily stacking lifts.
     
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