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Menametony's Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by Menametony, Jun 5, 2009.

  1. Jun 5, 2009 at 12:32 PM
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    Menametony

    Menametony [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Flow Master 40 Series, TRD CAI, Kings 2.5 remote res front and back, All Pro Front bumper, All Pro Skid Plate, PIAA 4" 510 XT SMR, TC UCA's, 265/75/16 BFG KM2 on ATX Artillery, LightForce 240 Blitz HID's, WeatherTech Vents and FloorMats, Cobra 19 CB & PA, Maglite mod both driver and passenger, safari snorkel, TRD supercharger, warn 10k winch
    just starting the thread for my build... here are some of the stuff i have so far... just waiting for the rest to install all at once

    BEFORE
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    more to come
     
  2. Jun 11, 2009 at 8:37 AM
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    TacoTycoon

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    looks good man, I actually have the exact same lift sitting in the garage waiting for my tire/wheel package to come in.
     
  3. Aug 13, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    Incognito

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    Keeping this local thread alive! Waiting for final pics. :cool:
     
  4. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:12 PM
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  5. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:18 PM
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    Looks great. Looking forward to the next step...
     
  6. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:21 PM
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    Menametony

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    Finally got my lift and tires on... it took a while but its on...
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    here is the before picture with the stock bumper
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    now time to start taking things apart
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    getting the bumper off was tricky.. but none the less it came off
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    my buddy steve helping me... no way in hell was i going to lift that bumper by myself... lol im pretty scroni...

    Putting the bumper on shouldnt have taken as long as i took.. i forgot to remove a towing part on the frame... a removable hook you might say... took me 30 mins to figure that out... and also not all the parts lined up, so i had to muscle it

    heres the final picture.. it was dark when i finished... im not completely done yet.. i still have to wire the fog lights..ill do tomorrow.. ill also take better pictures..

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    i havent fabbed anything up to hold my front license plate yet....but in the mean time.. zip ties works just fine haha
     
  7. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:44 PM
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    shockittillyareconizeit

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    Looks sick dude! Can't wait for the final pictures in the daytime.

    Good stuff. :)
     
  8. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:47 PM
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    Looks AWESOME! :)

    I hope to see this cruising around Hampton Roads. :D
     
  9. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:54 PM
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    Menametony

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    just give me a friendly wave!! us tacoma's needs to start doing that =D
     
  10. Aug 29, 2009 at 11:57 PM
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    Will do! :) I agree!



    On a side note: Do you rub any/much with the 285/75/17's?
     
  11. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:03 AM
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    Official badass status man, that truck looks awesome, good work!
     
  12. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:19 AM
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  13. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:13 PM
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    Menametony

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    yea it rubs.. i mean i think i have to grind a half an inch on my body...i dont think i want to do that... bleh.. ill just get smaller tires next time... or just live with it for now
     
  14. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:15 PM
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    Burgman

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    looks good man glad to see u got the bumper installed
     
  15. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:26 PM
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    Menametony

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    here are some pics during the day
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    Just got done installing my PIAA lights... the LED on my switch is always on? is it suppose to be like that?.. when i was done i washed her.

    All clean.. still have to clean the inside though

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    then mother nature decided to rain a bit... -=(... i tried... i also lost my wallet at the commissary.. good thing someone turned it in
     
  16. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:28 PM
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    Burgman

    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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    glad u got ur wallet back and it looks real nice clean... cleaned the engine bay yet
     
  17. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:30 PM
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    Menametony

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    not yet... thats the worst part... i need to find a good pressure washer and do it while the engine is running... unless there's another way...
     
  18. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:34 PM
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    Burgman

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    i think most people will say not to pressure wash in the engine bay maybe the underside of the hood.. idk
     
  19. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    Looks great man. +1. :)
     
  20. Aug 30, 2009 at 12:36 PM
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    Yeah, I wouldn't. The pressure could cause some hoses or cables to come loose, and could jar other things loose also.
     
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