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Mr.Matic "2002" DC/TRD 4cyl prerunner build.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Matic, Aug 12, 2010.

  1. Mar 16, 2012 at 10:45 AM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    I think they are the 6" kc slims.
     
  2. Mar 16, 2012 at 10:48 AM
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    jkirkpatrick

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    Yeah, that's what I figured. Got a set priced out, just waiting for the bumper and OME lift kit to arrive. Great job on the truck - do you have any inside pics of the rocker switch for your lights and the CB install? I'm kind of using your build as a template, so to speak.
     
  3. Mar 17, 2012 at 4:44 AM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    I'll try and get some later today. Nothing special. I put the switch in an empty access slot next to the 2 air conditioning vents on the center bezel. Worked out great. CB in the ashtray slot.
     
  4. Apr 12, 2012 at 9:48 PM
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    renocountry

    renocountry Well-Known Member

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    dude your truck is so awesome
     
  5. Apr 12, 2012 at 9:51 PM
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    so i have a rear locked on my truck whats the difference with the non slip locked u got. remind you i am new to the taco family
     
  6. Apr 12, 2012 at 10:01 PM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Thx!!

    I'm guessing your reffering to an "e-locker"?
    The powertrax no slip that i installed is "full time". No button to push as the 4 cyls never came with the option of an e-locker.
    Works quite well. Also there is no "ratcheting, popping, or any noise issues with the powertrax no slip ccompare to other conventional "lunch box" type lockers.

    I have rocked it in several types of conditions.
    Mud, rocks, snow, gravel and daily street use. Works awesome with zero problems. Think i have close to 40k on it now.
     
  7. Apr 12, 2012 at 10:07 PM
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    TacoBran

    TacoBran Your Unique, Just Like Everyone Else

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    Is your toolbox the slim kobalt from lowes?
     
  8. Apr 12, 2012 at 10:10 PM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Its from lowes, not sure if its the slim. I didnt like it at first because of the angular cuts on the bottom. I really wanted it "squared" but couldnt find anyone that made one.
     
  9. Apr 12, 2012 at 10:16 PM
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    TacoBran Your Unique, Just Like Everyone Else

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    Do you have any other pics of it? I was just looking at one at lowes. It was only 12" deep which I like since the DC bed is already small. But didn't like that it measured 61.5" and the bed is like 59-60? Does it hang over a lot?
     
  10. Apr 12, 2012 at 10:31 PM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Not with me no. I'm at work currently.
    It only has about half an inch overhang i think on either side.
    i can take some pics in the morning and post them. Ive been meaning to post up some newer pics but it pretty much looks the same....only dirtier :0
     
  11. Apr 13, 2012 at 6:59 AM
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    Re-read your build journal and I didn't see anything on your 1250 watt inverter install. Any links?
     
  12. Apr 13, 2012 at 7:03 AM
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    That would be awesome :D then I can decide if I should grab one. Thanks man!
     
  13. Jun 10, 2012 at 5:52 AM
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    Slimwood Shady

    Slimwood Shady I love your mom!

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    Nice set up Mitch. Love the runner, can't wait to see where it goes...:popcorn:
     
  14. Jun 10, 2012 at 7:07 AM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Thx.
    4runner was sold months ago. Barely had time enough to drive it let alone mod it like I wanted.
     
  15. Jun 15, 2012 at 9:40 AM
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    I was about to ask how the hell did you fit your street bike in their cuz mine won't. Then i realized you don't have a tool box :)
     
  16. Jun 19, 2012 at 11:13 PM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Yea. Ive got a toolbox and a tiregate now, so def not hauling and bikes anymore.
    The R1 got stolen a few years back and the bug hasn't hit me again yet.
    However it fit pretty good at the time and i used to haul it back and forth from sc to ind several times a year.
     
  17. Sep 14, 2012 at 2:13 PM
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    Sorry to bring up an older thread, just wanted to say awesome truck! Searched for some builds with the 2.7 liter (for my build-2.7 5spd access 4wd) and this one popped up. Glad to see you like the 4.56, I have the 4.30's and was considering 4.88's. After reading your build it looks like the 4.30 will push what I want (33's/plate bumper/topper) ok. And that locker, exactly what I was looking for! Again, awesome, detailed build. Lots of motivation here, this one should be stickied as it answers TONS of questions for first time Taco owners!
     
  18. Dec 27, 2012 at 7:49 PM
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    where did u get this bumper
     
  19. Dec 28, 2012 at 8:44 AM
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    Thats rough bro, i haul mine with a trailer, but i had to pick my brothers up because his fuel pump went out on the highway, we had to put the rear end at an angle and it barely stayed in.
     
  20. Dec 29, 2012 at 10:06 PM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Thx man.
    I have a few other mods. I need to update pics and stuff.
    m8000 warn winch. with remote.
    Safari Snorkle.
    And a few others.

    Just finished a 1400 mile round trip to indiana for the holidays. Still getting 18-20 mph depending on my driving style.

    Appreciate all the great comments from everyone. Thank you. :)

    Latest pic from this weekend.

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