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Munkeeboi's 2012 SW Stormtrooper Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by munkeeboi, Nov 13, 2011.

  1. Nov 13, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    munkeeboi

    munkeeboi [OP] Well-Known Member

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    N-Fab step rails, Morimoto D2S mini retrofit, 5000k HID and 3000k HID fogs, BHLM, Blacked out emblems, 5100's all around, Eibach coils (set at .85 for 2.5" lift), 1/4" space on driver side, 1.5" Wheeler AAL w/ TSB, Konig Countersteer X 17x8, General Grabber AT2 265/70/17, Roof Rack, EGR in channel rain guards, Bakflip G2, Grillcraft Mesh Grill
    Suspension and Tires

    Bilstein 5100 at all 4 corners
    Toytech/Eibach front springs set at .85 (2.5")
    Factory TSB in rear w/ Wheeler's 1.5" AAL
    17" Konig Countersteer X 17x8 Rims (4.1" BS)
    265/70/17 General Grabber AT2

    Performance

    AFE Pro Dry S Filter

    Exterior

    Black Head light Mod
    TRS Morimoto D2S mini retrofit kit with 5000k hid
    DDM 5000k HID's in Fogs + anytime fog mod
    Blacked out emblems
    N-fab side steps
    Toyota Roof Rack
    Bakflip G2 - REMOVED Dec 2012
    Leer 100XR
    EGR in channel rain guards
    23% tint all around
    Grillcraft mesh Grills
    BAFM light bar - Removed
    500 Hellas converted to 55w 5000k HID - Removed

    Interior

    LED interior lights

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    DAY 1 - first day driving home from the dealership

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    Installed N-fab step rails


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    Eibach's, Billies and Tint goes on


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    Roofrack and Bakflip get installed

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    Black Headlight mod, retrofits and rainguards installed


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    DDM 3000k Fogs and Blacked out emblems

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    Final picture before putting on the new rims/tires

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    New Countersteer X with General Grabber AT2 265/70/17

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    Anytime Fog Mod

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    After setting 5100's to .85 with the Eibach springs and Adding 1.5" AAL to my TSB stock leafs. Give it back a little rake

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    Added Grillcraft mesh Grill
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    Hellas added behind the grill

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    2013

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    Last edited: Oct 15, 2013
  2. Nov 13, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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    davidpick

    davidpick Well-Known Member

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    dang, man, truck looks awesome! i really like the BHLM on '12 tacomas!
     
  3. Nov 13, 2011 at 9:40 AM
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    Fiolo

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    Congrats on the new truck, it looks awesome
     
  4. Nov 13, 2011 at 9:47 AM
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    ajohnson

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    Things and stuff and such
    The BHLM should be factory on the '12. It looks great with the black fog light surround. Beautiful truck man!
     
  5. Nov 13, 2011 at 9:57 AM
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    dollabill415

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  6. Nov 13, 2011 at 10:01 AM
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    AsianAnts

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    nice!

    hey you got your truck at cabe's too :p
     
  7. Nov 13, 2011 at 10:27 AM
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    JRader1790

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    That looks damn good! Where did you get the wheels?
     
  8. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:03 AM
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    munkeeboi

    munkeeboi [OP] Well-Known Member

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    N-Fab step rails, Morimoto D2S mini retrofit, 5000k HID and 3000k HID fogs, BHLM, Blacked out emblems, 5100's all around, Eibach coils (set at .85 for 2.5" lift), 1/4" space on driver side, 1.5" Wheeler AAL w/ TSB, Konig Countersteer X 17x8, General Grabber AT2 265/70/17, Roof Rack, EGR in channel rain guards, Bakflip G2, Grillcraft Mesh Grill
  9. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:37 AM
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    munkeeboi

    munkeeboi [OP] Well-Known Member

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    N-Fab step rails, Morimoto D2S mini retrofit, 5000k HID and 3000k HID fogs, BHLM, Blacked out emblems, 5100's all around, Eibach coils (set at .85 for 2.5" lift), 1/4" space on driver side, 1.5" Wheeler AAL w/ TSB, Konig Countersteer X 17x8, General Grabber AT2 265/70/17, Roof Rack, EGR in channel rain guards, Bakflip G2, Grillcraft Mesh Grill
    For me, my initial measurements showed a difference of 2" between front and back. I also installed the toytec 1/4" lean spacer it is pretty level with the tsb rear. Measure your ride height now and go from there. I might eventually move to .85 if they settle too much but would throw a 1.5" aal or a new leaf pack.
     
  10. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:49 AM
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    TRDsport253

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    Are the emblems plastidip or painted black?
     
  11. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:53 AM
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    the front of the new tacomas are so ugly!
     
  12. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:56 AM
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    Fink

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    GTFO. There are plenty of other 2012 threads for you to voice your opinion in.

    OP,

    Truck looks sick! Toyota should have done the BHLM from the factory!

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  13. Nov 13, 2011 at 11:59 AM
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    munkeeboi

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    Plastidipped!

    Haters gonna hate.
     
  14. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:02 PM
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    rcfreak201

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    :confused::confused: then dont comment?

    OP truck looks so clean with those new rims and headlights! i honestly didnt care too much for the new design but its starting to grow on me and this truck is freaking awesome!
     
  15. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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    113tac

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    your truck looks sick!
     
  16. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:48 PM
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    SoCalTacos

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    Why the aftermarket coils up front?
    Won't stock with 1500's do the job?
     
  17. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:50 PM
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    Dr. Pepper

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    Looks awesome dude!
     
  18. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:53 PM
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    Hydrolai

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    looks sick !
     
  19. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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    Hydrolai

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    did you just take your truck and asked for tsb leaf ? was wondering if i could still go do that
     
  20. Nov 13, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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    Fink

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    My understanding is that the TRD Sport models now come with the TSB rear leafs from the factory.

    Either way, if you don't already have them, just drive up to the dealer and tell them it is riding rough with a load in the back. They shouldn't give you any trouble - this TSB has been out for years.

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