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my decision on my lift

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by socal19, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. Mar 16, 2009 at 3:09 PM
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    socal19

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    hey guys imma go with the toytec 3" lift but i dont know which one yet but its gonna be a toytec does anyone have pictures of there taco with the toytec 3" lift i got a 03 taco prerunner
     
  2. Mar 16, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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  3. Mar 16, 2009 at 3:19 PM
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    yea it help a little i just wanna see some trucks with the toytec 3 inch lift kit
     
  4. Mar 16, 2009 at 3:24 PM
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    Well theres mine. And also, on there website they have a gallerie of trucks with lifts.
     
  5. Mar 16, 2009 at 3:26 PM
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    if i get this lift fo i need to replace my uca's
     
  6. Mar 16, 2009 at 4:48 PM
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    no, you wont have to. The alignment will be close to specs, but not exact. I had my 3" lift on for a year with stock UCA's. It was fine. I just got TC uca's to get my allignment exact.
     
  7. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:02 PM
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    cool your truck looks good what size tires do you have
     
  8. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:04 PM
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    285/75/r16 they rubbed a little, just did a little triming and was all good!
     
  9. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:15 PM
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    285 are 33s
     
  10. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    close... just shy of 33. But everyone calls them 33 bc its so close.
     
  11. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:46 PM
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    oh so on your taco you got the toytec 3" lift with 285 what kind of toytec do you have
     
  12. Mar 16, 2009 at 5:53 PM
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    I have the Coilover's, and AAL. I also put a 1" block in the rear to make the rear a little bit higher then the front. I just like the stance better then level. With just AAL's it would of been level.
     
  13. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:10 PM
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    how much was ur kit i was looking at one on toytec and i like the one for like 900 but theres othrer ones i like too
     
  14. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:27 PM
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    I got AAL's and 1" block, and I purchased the Coilover by them selfs. I use to have a spacer lift before and I hated it. They didnt have the 900 kit when I got my stuff. The 900 kit will be awsome though!
     
  15. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    so yeah basically it comes with coilovers withthe bilsteins 5100s and with AALS SO YEA ITS LIKE 900 SOME BUCKS BUT I THINK IT WILL BE WORTH IT OR I WAS THINING ABOUT THIS ONE TOO





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    THIS IS 3" Lift w/spacers, ToyTec AALs, & rear shocks
     
  16. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    That's what I had on my truck. I also had the differential drop. There are better riding lifts available, but for $300, I was happy with the spacer lift.
    [​IMG]
     
  17. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:42 PM
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    Hey man your truck looks good what size tires do you have
     
  18. Mar 16, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    That Is basically what I had. But the ride was too stiff and harsh, so I got the coilovers. This setup will give you a better ride with the OME shocks.
    [​IMG]
     
  19. Mar 16, 2009 at 7:03 PM
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    yea i was on toytec earlier and i saw a kit that was like 900 some and it has coilovers to rplace my stock ones and AALS so this kit will give me 3"front and 2"rear so i dont know
     
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