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Long Travel??????????

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by Sky, Jul 2, 2009.

  1. Jul 2, 2009 at 5:58 PM
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    Sky

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    First of I painted my truck Satin flat black, it has a Volat Cold air Intake, 5100s up front and J66's as well as billy 5150s in the rear, 285/ 75/16 Falcon wild peak A/T, Axis regulators painted satin black, with a gold rings! brush bar with 4 LightForce 170 strikers, Custom rear Bumper, Straight Pipe. HID 6000k Hi/Low, and HID 6000k fog lights, Tinted rear tail lights! Flat Black Interior! 2 12" subs with custom box made by me and a 1300 watt amp!
    I have a 05 taco, and for now im just going to put a lift kit. But later when i get more money, i thinking of doing Long Travel, but I dont know if I want to Do Camburg, or Total Chaos.

    Both are about the same amount.... which one should I do?
     
  2. Jul 2, 2009 at 6:01 PM
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    Brunes

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    I vote for the Eeny Meeny Miny Mo technique. They are both great products-It's kind of up to you.

    If you can catch a ride in both and look at a truck with them installed- Probably the best thing to do. Alternately- the dart method could work too.
     
  3. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:06 PM
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    good answer, I know camburg has a tacoma you can ride in, i am going camburg and they told me to come over for a ride which i have not yet, don't know about tc.
     
  4. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    I've got the TC arms....I like them so far...After my alignment tmrw I'll let you know how they REALLY are. Quality built parts tho.
     
  5. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    the lower arms or upper, i want to convert my lower ball joint to uniball, but don't want to spend 1500 on the whole thing.
     
  6. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:11 PM
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    I should have specified...Uppers. I haven't really started building anything intense yet.
     
  7. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:12 PM
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    i have them too, no problems after 6,000 miles.
     
  8. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:43 PM
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    Oh sweet, I like both. But Camburg is a lil bit cheaper, but thats because you dont get as much stuff with it, shocks are going to cost the MOST!!!
     
  9. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:15 PM
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    i called camburg and for them to install with shocks, race spindle, and bump stops and fenders with everything else is 6500, that is alot of work for you to do.
     
  10. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    you can always go local too and check out the Engage kit...

    feel free to hit me up for a ride out in Lucerne or Barstow...

    I will be out at the dry lake bed off Bessemer Mine road in Lucerne this coming Saturday morning...

    We should also have my truck, an 05+ dcab out at Lucerne on Saturday 7/11...

    kit has boxed lowers and comes with flutter stacked valved Kings coilovers for about $3,200... that includes upper arms, lower arms, steering extensions, limit straps, AND the coilovers, and other necessary parts...

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  11. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:20 PM
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    looks goof Mike, does engage have a website, i hear good things about them. And how much travel are you getting.
     
  12. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:24 PM
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    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Is that rear as well?
     
  13. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:25 PM
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    no, dmz quoted me around 8,000-9,000 for a full bed cage and sustom setup for the rear.:eek:
     
  14. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:26 PM
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    www.engage-offroad.com

    yah, the 05+ tacos are beasts with the LT on...

    16" of travel... with less than an inch of preload, my UCA is at neutral position so im getting equal travel up and and down...

    now only if my rear end would keep up with the front, i would be golden, but i am getting ready to cage and build the rear...

    :D
     
  15. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    yah, i think Camburg comes out to about the same price... some serious investment...

    PM me though for a hookup on the rear... i think you can get the rear done for as low as $6,000, race/chase ready...

    im working on finding a more affordabe route though, so keep ya posted...
     
  16. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:29 PM
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    thanks Mike, i wonder how much they would charge me to install and how much for the kings, i will send them an email.
     
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    Thats soo expensive! I need to find myself a sugar mama. I think when I graduate in 2 years and snag a job that will be my present to myself. Not a sugar mama but a full race ready taco!
     
  18. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:31 PM
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    get both, my wife makes alot more than me, i don't mind.:D
     
  19. Jul 2, 2009 at 10:33 PM
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    haha nice. What does she do?
     
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    quality engineer, works with computers all day. she works for this company.
    http://www.realtor.com/
     
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