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Long Travel BS Thread

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by amaes, Aug 20, 2010.

  1. Aug 30, 2013 at 10:19 PM
    RJALLDAY702

    RJALLDAY702 U MAD? OH U MAD

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  2. Aug 30, 2013 at 10:34 PM
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    God damn what i would give for a truck like that..holy mother of suspension.
     
  3. Aug 30, 2013 at 10:37 PM
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    Total Chaos Long Travel 4x4, Fox Coilovers, DMZ spring under, 16" king tripple bypasses, Garage built bedcage/bumper, full cage coming soon...

    someone needs to come up with a nice beefy option for us. Im starting to look around since bumped up to 35's and heard about how brains ps pump shit out on him.
     
  4. Aug 30, 2013 at 10:43 PM
    Supermoto

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    I know with 37"s I will be killing racks all the time so I plan on either building a slider for mine or jumping up to a big boy TT rack but that's big $$$$
     
  5. Aug 30, 2013 at 11:13 PM
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  6. Aug 30, 2013 at 11:39 PM
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    Had a 2nd gen Tacoma behind me on elfin Forrest tonight around 5:00. White, long travel, front and rear glass, looked like a clean truck. Has to be someone on here.
     
  7. Aug 31, 2013 at 12:41 AM
    magikbean562

    magikbean562 once flirted with danger, danger got clingy

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    rons?
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  8. Aug 31, 2013 at 12:44 AM
    rondog

    rondog your TW web developer!

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    It was me, awesome truck man! I had no idea that was you..It was leaning like a boat on that curvy road with that link setup. I event sent a pic to my roomie and hes like ahh I saw that thing on DR a couple weeks ago
     
  9. Aug 31, 2013 at 12:47 AM
    magikbean562

    magikbean562 once flirted with danger, danger got clingy

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    figured it was your truck lol.
     
  10. Aug 31, 2013 at 6:22 AM
    Mxpatriot

    Mxpatriot Busted Knuckles Fabrication

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    You're talking like a Howe rack or something right?

    What's the deal with putting pressure to that rack? Do they make pumps that can be made to fit onto any engine?
     
  11. Aug 31, 2013 at 6:54 AM
    tacokid09

    tacokid09 it's about the off-road miles

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    I actually just replaced my rack and pump last night.
    ;).



    But yeah, I was looking into racks and pumps but didn't have money to throw down on a custom setup.
     
  12. Aug 31, 2013 at 6:57 AM
    Mxpatriot

    Mxpatriot Busted Knuckles Fabrication

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    How bad was the rack? I've replaced the pump before, the rack looks like a PITA to get in there and disconnect the lines.
     
  13. Aug 31, 2013 at 7:17 AM
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    My rack was a PITA!
     
  14. Aug 31, 2013 at 7:18 AM
    Mxpatriot

    Mxpatriot Busted Knuckles Fabrication

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    Any specific tools or techniques that would make it easier?

    I spent the last two weeks on the road enjoying the truck, but the two weeks prior to that busting my knuckles on it. I don't feel like working on it, but I need to get in there and fix it.
     
  15. Aug 31, 2013 at 7:21 AM
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    Be careful with all the high pressure lines obviously, the skids had to come off, and i know the steering shaft was a tight fit. i actually didnt do mine, my buddy did but he was texting me while working on it saying it was a pain. He's a chrysler tech so it was his first Tacoma rack to replace


    How are you liking the defined kit?
     
  16. Aug 31, 2013 at 7:25 AM
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    I like it a lot, I just need to add the extra leaves to get some ride height back. It handled great though. I had a lot of weight though so I could see how the guys who run around with empty beds would say it is stiff.

    The lightest I had the bed was 15 gallons of fuel / water (120 pounds), plus the plate bumper and full size spare at the very end of the truck. Handled very well at that weight.

    Heaviest I had it was all that, plus another 300-400 pounds in roof top tent, ice chest, rock climbing gear, etc. Had some bro lean going on but still handled well.

    It carries weight pretty well, doesn't sag as much as stock would.
     
  17. Aug 31, 2013 at 7:31 AM
    PLC721

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    Yeah mine has 3 extra leafs in it now, un loaded its stiff, but tool box, and spare and gear it doesnt lose much height and rides good. i'm glad that kit worked out for you.
     
  18. Aug 31, 2013 at 9:30 AM
    Mxpatriot

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    You buy defined's leaves to add in or did you go elsewhere?
     
  19. Aug 31, 2013 at 11:21 AM
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    No it was the HD pack and a company out here rebuilt them
     
  20. Aug 31, 2013 at 12:50 PM
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