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MarkyMark's Build

Discussion in '5 Lug' started by .MarkyMark., Jan 13, 2014.

  1. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:26 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

    .MarkyMark. [OP] Jesus follower

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    ReadyLift SST w/AAL, Rancho RS5000 shocks, Volant CAI, 1.25" Hub-Centric Spacers, FJ Cruiser Seats, Tint, Stereo, more to come
    This is the first truck I've owned. My first build ever... 2007 Regular Cab; Base Model; 5lug; Manual.

    How I bought it:
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    How it sits currently:
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  2. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:31 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

    .MarkyMark. [OP] Jesus follower

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    ReadyLift SST w/AAL, Rancho RS5000 shocks, Volant CAI, 1.25" Hub-Centric Spacers, FJ Cruiser Seats, Tint, Stereo, more to come
    Then came the Volant Cold Air Intake.
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    I had to switch the headrests to face backwards so I didn't always feel like I was leaning forward.
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  3. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:32 AM
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    Justus

    Justus fucks not given

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  4. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:40 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Then came the 5% tint on the rear window, and 15% on the front two windows.

    The ReadyLift kit: 2.75" strut spacer lift in the front and the 1.75" add a leaf in the rear.

    The Rancho RS5000 shocks for the rear.

    tacoma lifted side view.jpg

    shock length.jpg

    rear rancho full view.jpg
     
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  5. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:44 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Then I got it aligned and threw some 31x10.5 Grabber AT2's on my stock wheels. There is slight rub at full lock, but I'm waiting for some spacers to arrive from UPS. I'll post more pics as I add goodies :)
    good side view.jpg
     
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  6. Jan 13, 2014 at 6:20 AM
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    F16TACO

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    How do you like the Rancho shocks? Are they a perfect bolt on fit?
     
  7. Jan 13, 2014 at 7:28 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    They are a heck of a lot better than stock, that's for sure. Without the upgrade the stock shock was fully extending and the ride was bouncy because of the aal. Now the ride is stiff over small bumps in the road but soft over large dips. They bolt right up to the stock mounting positions without any problems. I recommend bolting in the top mount first and pulling the shock down into the bracket, it was easier that way.
     
  8. Jan 13, 2014 at 8:41 AM
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    jtye

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    hmmm that truck looks mighty familiar. Just got my Fatbob's lift in, got some new Cragar steel wheels coming, then bumping up to 31's as well.

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  9. Jan 13, 2014 at 1:27 PM
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    .MarkyMark.

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  10. Jan 13, 2014 at 2:28 PM
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    F16TACO

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    Sweet. Truck looks good dude.
     
  11. Jan 13, 2014 at 9:35 PM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Thanks! I gotta get rid of that bench seat. It's starting to really bother me.
     
  12. Jan 13, 2014 at 9:44 PM
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    MightyMouse-SCT

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    I feel it. Good vibrations
     
  13. Jan 14, 2014 at 3:28 AM
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    2TRunner

    2TRunner Don't give up here just yet

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    Looks good. Ditch the bench.

    And Gelo, you rock da' bench?

    These FJ buckets are where it's at fellas. They bolted right in.
     
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  14. Jan 14, 2014 at 5:25 AM
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    MikeTaco

    MikeTaco Pushin' Thru Another Day

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    Awesome now only if I can get my hands on a wrecked fj cruiser
     
  15. Jan 14, 2014 at 8:24 AM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Thanks!
    The fj seats bolt right in?!
     
  16. Jan 14, 2014 at 5:54 PM
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    2TRunner

    2TRunner Don't give up here just yet

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    Indeed. Check out my build for how they look in a Taco.

    If you're going from bench to buckets, be warned as in the inner rear bolt hole is hidden underneath the carpet and covered by a piece of black plastic.

    Guys, call up your local LKQ office and see if they can get you a pair.
     
  17. Jan 15, 2014 at 10:17 PM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Before 1.25%22 spacer.jpg

    After 1.25%22 spacer.jpg
    1.25"

    Got my spacers from Dustleet today... No more rub at full lock.

    Thanks again man!
     
  18. Jan 16, 2014 at 2:12 PM
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    .MarkyMark.

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    Ordered my FJ seats today!! ...and took better pics of the spacer application and washed it...

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  19. Jan 16, 2014 at 5:01 PM
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    FlightMedic178

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    This looks awesome!
     
  20. Jan 16, 2014 at 5:06 PM
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    2TRunner

    2TRunner Don't give up here just yet

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    Where did you find a pair and what did they run you $$ wise if you don't mind telling?
     
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