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My first Tacoma build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by maxpower29, May 9, 2011.

  1. May 9, 2011 at 6:11 PM
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    maxpower29

    maxpower29 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Here it is. Just your basic 2011 Access cab. While testing trucks I decided to get this. Loved the TRD, but I wanted to build it myself with the mods I wanted. So here she is
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    Suspension
    5100's front at .85 + Eibach
    5100's real with Toytec 1.5 5th Leaf
    Light Racing UCAs
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    Wheels:
    P285/70/17 Bridgestone Dueler Revo 2s
    17 inch Pro Comp 7089's 4.5 BS
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    Exterior:
    Extang Solid Fold Tonno cover
    BHLM
    5300 Pop N Lock
    TRD skid plate
    De-badged
    TRD Hood
    Thin lip Satochi grill
    Mud flaps taken off
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    Performance
    Doug Thorley header
    Jardine CatBack
    AFE pro dry
    2nd filter delete
    0w20 synthetic

    Other mods -
    Brake controller
    Towing hitch/wiring
    extra D-rings
    Factor bed mat
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    Next Mods:
    -Cab mount chop
    -URD supercharger kit
    -
    Heres how it sits today October 8th 2012

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    3 mins after I bought it and left the dealership April 19th 2011
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    Scanguage2
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    OEM Rearview camera mod
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    Front grill
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    Factory all season mats
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    Little Blackberry holder to use the GPS
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    A little anti-theft action
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    D rings in the drain holes
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    Extang Trifecta installed
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    New TRD sport rim
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    With the 265BFs
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  2. May 9, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    dbronzo

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    King Coilovers, LR UCA's, All Pro Sliders, ATO Full Skids, Pioneer AVH-P4300, 4.56 Gears, Front and Rear ARB Air Lockers, ATO Full Wrap High Clearance Bumper w/ Tire Carrier, ATO Hybrid Bumper, Smittybuilt XRC 8, Lightforce 240 Blitz, Rock Lights
    Looks good! Wish I hadn't got the TRD now that I'm ripping so much out and changing it. If I do it again I will just get the Base model and add what I want.
     
  3. May 9, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    maxpower29

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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Ya I know. I remember thinking "ok, I HAVE to get the SR5 obviously, but not the TRD. I want to build it". I would get the bone stock 2011 black one now if I could do it again. Keyless is useless once you get an alarm, cruise and wipers are an easy add-on, the black looks fine with the fenders the same color, and I swapped rims already. Meh, still love the blue though
     
  4. May 10, 2011 at 1:42 AM
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    What rims did you swap? Pictures?

    Frank
     
  5. May 10, 2011 at 2:03 AM
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    Painted badges. Bedlined grille, wheels and lower valence. Billies 5100 @.85 up front. Dodger Jack Ball Mod. Custom trail damaged rear bumper (for the time being). Lil LED light bar on grill. Hard-wired Radar Det. Custom Projector fog lights, Anytime Fog Mod, HIDS, White LED accent lighting on a Single post double toggle swicht, so they light up wit my door/dome light, or always on, or never on. LED map and dome lights.
    Looks good so far :thumbsup:

    SWB!! :goingcrazy: FTW!!!!

    :D
     
  6. May 10, 2011 at 4:28 AM
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    maxpower29

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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Just a set of 17" sport rims. Like them more though
     
  7. May 10, 2011 at 8:28 AM
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    Pictures? What size tires did you go with on these?

    Frank
     
  8. May 10, 2011 at 8:46 AM
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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    They are still shipping right now. Bought them off a guy on here. I also just bought a set of used stock bridgestone Duellers 265/65/17 that have about 80% left. I wasn't sure what suspension/lift/tire size I wanted so I decided to just go cheap stock for now. I will have pics soon when they are installed friday though
     
  9. May 19, 2011 at 11:51 AM
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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Bought the 17" Sport rims. 100% better look/feel IMO
     
  10. May 19, 2011 at 11:43 PM
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    What did you mod on the back up camera? Nice lookin truck!
     
  11. May 19, 2011 at 11:47 PM
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    X2 i didnt know there was a mod to do that
     
  12. May 19, 2011 at 11:48 PM
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    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Looks good butthole .

    Nice truck .
     
  13. May 19, 2011 at 11:49 PM
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    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    He has the SR5 , it doesn't come with the camera / rear view mirror monitor , he added one .
     
  14. May 19, 2011 at 11:57 PM
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    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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    Congrats on your new build! I got the pretty base access cab too. Not even and SR5! I'd like to start the mods but I'd have to start saving for that stuff. Keep us updated, I'd love to see the changes. :)
     
  15. May 20, 2011 at 5:47 AM
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    Ya the camera came wired but not stock. So I slapped it in and felt proud! :D
     
  16. May 20, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Skid plate to the max!
     
  17. Oct 8, 2012 at 6:15 AM
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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    New pics and update of my build!
     
  18. Oct 8, 2012 at 6:21 AM
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    how much slower did the truck get with the 285's?
     
  20. Oct 9, 2012 at 5:13 PM
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    All season mats, 2nd filter delete, DT header, Jardine cat-back, URD shifter, Bilstein 5100's all around at .85 front with Eibachs + .25 passenger/.5 drivers spacers and 1.5 AAL, 0w20 synthetic, Scanguage II, extra D rings, OEM backup camera+Mirror, bed mat, Extang Solid Fold, Popnlock 5300, Pro Comp 7089's 4.5bs 285/70/17 Revo 2s, De-badged
    Feels the exact same, but keeps momentum better then the 265 BFs
    They are P rated and weigh 46lbs a tire, and the 265 BFs were 45.76lbs a tire. So the weight is the same, but the lighter tread makes it smoother. I love them. Im pretty sure I will finish the tank with +.5-1 mpg better too because of them.
     
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