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MY FRONT SUSP BROKE...BIG TIME!!! PICS

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by nelson18matt, Oct 3, 2010.

  1. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:30 PM
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    nelson18matt

    nelson18matt [OP] Well-Known Member

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    saturday morning my truck broke. all 4 bolts that hold the LCA to the spindle broke in half.

    im just glad it happened in the parking lot and not 10 min earlier when i was going 70 on the freeway.

    oh the perks of long travel...

    UPDATED PICS: 10/5/2010

    got some better pics of the breakage
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  2. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:32 PM
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    Burgman

    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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    damn dude, gl with figuring out how to make that not happen again
     
  3. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:33 PM
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    HomerTaco

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  4. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:34 PM
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    th3bigk0

    th3bigk0 GETTN IT

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    its weird how thats all that holds it together.
     
  5. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:34 PM
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    jandrews

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    Mother of god...what the hell did you do in that parking lot?!?
     
  6. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:35 PM
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    Unknown

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    that sucks dude, thank god it wasnt in the freeway!
     
  7. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:36 PM
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    paintdiddy

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    mall crawler down. must have been a huge speed bump.lol you are lucky it wasnt at 70. you would have a thread in the prayers section.
     
  8. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:38 PM
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    Toyota Truck

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    Prolly hit that speed bump to fast. To the OP Don't take the name "Speed Bump" literally. :D
     
  9. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:39 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    Ouch yes good thing it was in the parking lot.
     
  10. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:39 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

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    oh my gosh!! Hope nothing is too bad messed up and it gets fixed back up soon matt
     
  11. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    MTgirl

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    I feel your pain, literally. This was my truck a month ago. Picture taken at 10pm from the back of a tow truck. I was out in the hills, late, raining, and the steering was acting all weird...had to keep the steering wheel 1/4 turn to the left to keep going straight down the road. Made it 7 miles down the dirt road and another 5 miles or so on the highway before I got back into cell range to call a tow truck. By then I only had one bolt holding things together. Mechanic said the remaining bolt was bent about 10 degrees, wouldn't have lasted much longer. My lucky night I guess!

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  12. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:45 PM
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    rzimm001

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    Holy Shit :eek:
     
  13. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:47 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

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    That's no fun. What kind of bolts were they?
     
  14. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:50 PM
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    thats some shitty chicken :(
     
  16. Oct 3, 2010 at 4:55 PM
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    01tacoprerunner

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    damn dude hope things work out!
     
  17. Oct 3, 2010 at 5:12 PM
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    No! Any update?
     
  18. Oct 3, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    Incognito

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  19. Oct 3, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    that sucksss!!! I would be so pissed. Thats why you shouldnt use bolts.. gorilla glue works soo much better... haha
     
  20. Oct 3, 2010 at 5:28 PM
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    MadeInMaine

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    dang matt.... your truck has 4 wheels. just use 3 for now...

    geez, so selfish!
     
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