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MJ's build (yes finally finding time to do this)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by MJonAgs32, Jun 6, 2011.

  1. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:19 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    MJ
    SF Bay Area (East)
    Vehicle:
    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    I got my truck January 2007 and it's been through many phases since. I've tried to compile a bunch of old and new pictures and I've done a few DIYs on either here, customtacos, and toyotanation over the years. When appropriate I'll provide a link to my write ups. But for now, enjoy!

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    List of mods and upgrades:

    Suspension
    King extended travel coilovers with 700lb springs LINK
    Total Chaos upper control arms with upgraded stainless steel uniballs LINK
    Diff drop
    King 2.0 Smoothies (12" travel) with remote resis
    BAMF Shock Relocation Kit
    All Pro Expedition leaf pack LINK
    All Pro U-bolt flip kit
    Removed sway bar
    Goodridge extended brake lines LINK

    Trail Armor
    All Pro front bumper (welded to one piece by BAMF) with custom light bar hoop w/ 3 light tabs
    ATO High-Clearance Rear Bumper
    Relentless Fab 1/4" IFS skid plate
    Relentless Fab Transfer case skid LINK
    Relentless Fab Transmission skid LINK
    Custom sliders w/ kick out (plates and gussets by Relentless Fab, welded on by Relentless and B.A.M.F) LINK
    B.A.M.F rear diff skid LINK
    B.A.M.F LCA skids LINK

    Performance
    4:56 Nitro Gears
    ARB rear locker
    SpinTech dual catback exhaust LINK
    In-cab snorkel LINK
    AFE Pro S Dry Filter
    URD short throw shifter
    Hypertech Speedometer Calibrator
    250A High Output alternator
    Big 4 upgrade

    Wheels & Tires
    Black FJ special edition alloy wheels LINK
    Hankook DynaPro MT 285/75/16 LINK
    BFG KM2 33" spare
    Spydertrax 1.25 spacers

    Lighting
    BHLM with HID conversion (35w 5000k BiXenons) LINK
    3 Hella 700ff off road lights with HID conversion (55w 5000k Xenons)
    HID foglights with Lamin-x yellow covers (35w 3000k) LINK
    Fog light on anytime mod LINK
    Custom fog light brackets for AP bumper LINK
    21" Blitzpro LED bar (amber)
    Two 6" Blitzpro LED bars for reverse lights
    (10) OKLED rock lights

    Bed Accessories
    BAMF bed rack w/ spare tire and hi-lift mounts LINK
    Waterproof bed speakers LINK
    Bed LED lights LINK
    Cam locks on both bed storage units LINK
    Front D-Rings LINK
    Bed mat
    Blue Sea cig outlet LINK
    Tradesman Tool Box

    Other Exterior Mods
    OEM roof rack with Rage cargo basket on top LINK
    All Pro/Trailer front fenders LINK
    Warn M8000 winch with relocated solenoid LINK
    Billet grille (painted black)
    Second horn LINK
    Cab mount chop (done by B.A.M.F)
    Under hood LED lights LINK
    Blue Sea auxiliary fuse box w/ custom platform LINK
    C2C hood struts LINK
    09+ OEM tailgate camera LINK
    Tailgate w/ hose clamp mod
    Locking gas door with VW push button LINK
    Completely debadged
    Diff breather mod LINK
    Rerouted t-case exhaust pipe LINK
    4' Firestik CB antenna with tunable tip
    Optima Red Top battery with custom battery tray LINK
    Optima Yellow Top battery with custom battery tray LINK
    Blue Sea ML-ACR for dual battery set up

    Interior Mods
    Panasonic CQ-VD6505U Double Din head unit
    Cobra 75 WXST CB radio w/ external speaker LINK
    Illuminated 4x4 switch LINK
    Fulltime cigarette outlet mod LINK
    In-cab inverter with rerouted 110 AC outlets LINK
    Extra cig outlet and USB charger for back seats
    Wet Okole seat covers & console cover LINK
    Wet Okole arm rests (still have to do rears) LINK
    Weathertech floor liners LINK
    MagLite holder
    C2C shift knob LINK
    Sill protectors LINK
    CDT Audio EF-61CV 6.5" components and tweets
    OTTRAW switches LINK
    TPMS disable mod
    Panavise mount for iPhone
    Rockford Fosgate 10" sub w/ Mr. Marv box LINK
    JL Audio e2150 amp LINK
    Lo-Tek a-pilar gauge pod
    SAAS Dual Volt Gauge LINK

    OBA set up LINK
    Viair 450 compressor
    Viair 2.5 gallon tank
    Viair pressure switch (on at 90, off at 120) LINK
    Viair inline pressure regulator (for ARB locker)LINK
    Glow Shift air pressure gauge
    Custom air coupler mounts on front and rear bumper - Front: LINK, Rear: LINK

    Towing Accessories
    Tekonsha Prodigy P2 brake controller LINK
    Cipa universal tow mirrors
    Friction sway control

    Extras
    Tepui Kukenam Camo Roof Top tent
    Edgestar 43 qt fridge/freezer
    Viper 350 alarm
    48” Hi-Lift Jack (All Cast) w/ Neoprene cover, Hi-Lift mate, & Handle Keeper
    2” x 20’ tow strap
    ARB E-Z Tire Deflator
    Smittybilt snatch block LINK
    Superwinch tree trunk saver LINK
    (2) 5 gal NATO jerry can LINK
    USGI 5 gal water jug
    24 gallon Action Packer
    Trasharoo
     
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  2. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:21 PM
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    97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    alot of metal, small engine, decent travel.
    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    nice truck dude!!
     
  3. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    check out my build
    Random pics

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  4. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:26 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    mud shots

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  5. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:31 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

    Joined:
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    SF Bay Area (East)
    Vehicle:
    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    OME 886s with OME Nitros
    TC UCAs

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    Silver Special Edition FJ wheels
    285/75/16 Nitto Terra Grapplers
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    Sanded
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    Primed
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    Painted
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    Custom sliders w/ kick out
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    Fog light anytime mod
    Chrome bilet grille
    CHLM
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    Slimcubby 35w 5000k BiXenons (Yes his first GB ever)
    Hella 700ff with DDM 55w 5000k Xenons
    Cheapie hyperwhite fog bulbs
    Bilet grille painted black
    BHLM
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    Custom fog light brackets
    DIY link
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    Under hood LEDs
    Install DIY link
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    Second horn
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    and momentary switch
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    C2C hood struts
    Install DIY link
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    Compressor Couplers
    front:
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    rear (temporary until I get a new rear bumper, and yes it clears the tailgate) and relocated trailer harness:
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    updated
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    Reason why I wanted to do this mod:
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    Blue Sea Aux fuse block with custom mounting plate
    measured
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    cut and sanded
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    test fit
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    L bracket
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    finished
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    JLee (B.A.M.F.) doing my cab mount chop
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  6. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:35 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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  7. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:39 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    Bed Accessories

    LEDs
    Install DIY link
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    Speakers
    Speaker mount DIY link
    Clip 1

    Clip 2

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    Shovel mount
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    Bike mount
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    Flag mount (possibly future CB antenna mount?)
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    Extra D rings
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    Tailgate hoseclamp mod
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    Cam locks for storage compartments
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    Hi-Lift mount
    Steel from local shop
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    Cut and welded
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    Primed and painted
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    Finished product
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    Bed Extender and Bed net
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  8. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:50 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    Interior mods

    Wet Okole seat and console covers
    Black & Charcoal with half piping, TRD logo
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    Arm rest mod with Wet Okole neoprene
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    Weathertec Liners (and mag lite holder)
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    And for those with the 6-spd manuals, this is where I trimmed
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    Sill protectors
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    Toyota OEM switches (and brake controller bracket)
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    C2C shift knob
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    Added 750W Inverter (under driver seat), relocated outlets, and added a cig outlet
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    Cig outlet always on mod
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  9. Jun 6, 2011 at 3:53 PM
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    JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

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    02 Extra cab SAS Linked front and rear
    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    I don't want to mess up my new sliders so hold on honey I'm going to try something :rolleyes:

    Oh shit bad idea GUYS! :help:


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  10. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:06 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    Performance

    Spintech Dual Catback muffler with stainless steel resonated tips
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    K&N 63 series Intake
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  11. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:07 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    check out my build
    Damn you guys are posting faster than I can create this damn thing LOL
     
  12. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    OEM '09+ tailgate on my '07 w/ flip down monitor, Video selector box, RCA input/output plate
    Install DIY link
    camera
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    camera display
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    RCA input diplay
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    RCA input/output plate
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    switchbox
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    extra monitor
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  13. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:36 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    Mods I don't have anymore:

    Audio/Video system before
    Custom sub box and amp rack DIY link
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    Audio/Video system after
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    Flip down monitor w/ AV switchbox LINK
    Custom RCA input/output LINK
    CHLM
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    TRD skid plate
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    Sidetraxx tube steps
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    OME 884s
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    Truck nuts (F you, it was funny)
    here they are muddy
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    Scangauge II
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    All Pro loop bar for two lights
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    OEM tube steps
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    9" chrome antenna stubby
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    Magnaflow 18" muffler
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    Other mods I no longer have:
    Bumper plugs
    Bilet grille for bumper
    OEM Silver rear bumper
    OEM Chrome rear bumper
    LED interior bulbs
     
    Last edited: Jan 7, 2014
  14. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:38 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    check out my build
    No more time at work, I'll provide links to write ups later tonight.
     
  15. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    some nice looking trucks in the background of these pics :p
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  16. Jun 6, 2011 at 4:53 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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  17. Jun 6, 2011 at 5:03 PM
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    jedrovsky

    jedrovsky say NO to BRO!

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    how's the intake like? (mpg and power wise) and does it include the divider
     
  18. Jun 6, 2011 at 6:07 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    check out my build
    thanks!

    haha dammnit. one of my many noob moments. thanks again to you and Jason for getting me out of that

    haha i knew you'd chime in. I have more pics with our trucks, but that's enough of your truck in my build :p

    thanks
     
  19. Jun 6, 2011 at 6:09 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    check out my build
    Yes the intake comes with the divider, but IMO, I'd probably just leave it stock if I were you. mpg is the same, power wise is questionable, I didn't notice anything.
     
  20. Jun 6, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    MJonAgs32

    MJonAgs32 [OP] asphinctersayswhat?

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    07 Mid-Travel 4x4 DCSB 6spd
    check out my build
    Battle wounds
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    tube step before
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    CV boot
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    clutch
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    the install
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    Other parts replaced:
    Tensioner
    Pulley
    Wheel bearing (driver's side)
    Clutch (TSB)
     
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