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My Overland Taco

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by Tacovendor, Mar 30, 2010.

  1. Jul 7, 2013 at 12:12 PM
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    jobrien

    jobrien shit happens then you die

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    no matter what I always find myself coming back to this thread I love going through it
     
  2. Jul 21, 2013 at 9:57 AM
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    Tacovendor

    Tacovendor [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just wait!
    The truck is a blast to own! love it
     
  3. Sep 5, 2013 at 7:10 PM
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    Tacovendor, did you have any driveline vibration from lifting your truck? I've seen where some of the regular cabs have them from the 1-piece driveshaft. I'm going to look at picking up an '06 Reg. Cab 4x4 tomorrow.
     
  4. Dec 27, 2013 at 2:07 PM
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    Bump :spy:

    Update on the Falkens?
     
  5. Mar 9, 2014 at 8:39 PM
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    just read your whole thread!! I have so many ideas for my truck now it's ridiculous!!!! great to see what the 4cyl can do I was almost thinking I should have held out but I'm convinced anything the 6 can do the 4 can do to !!!
     
  6. Mar 21, 2014 at 6:39 PM
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    Always come back to check out your truck...love this build! Saw that Jason is updating his front bumper and I am sure you will have to get one to put it through the paces?! I'd be happy to take the old one off your hands:D
     
  7. Apr 8, 2014 at 12:17 PM
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    love the truck OP! I have a 2010 regular cab 4x4 and I'm setting it up for overlanding as well so this thread is a good inspiration!

    Just curious though, did you experience any driveline vibrations after your lift was installed? If so did you address the vibrations and how?
     
  8. Apr 11, 2014 at 2:10 PM
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    The vibrations might be taken care of with a really good alignment.
     
  9. May 24, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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    Amen. I hope Tacovendor doesn't mind me copying some aspects for my upcoming build.
     
  10. Sep 18, 2014 at 11:32 AM
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    Such a nice setup! I know you have gone with aftermarket rims now but going to stick my stock steelies for now also and go with the BFG KM2 255/85/r16's. Love the clean look!
     
  11. Nov 24, 2014 at 9:08 AM
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    Just wait!
    Yes it had a vibration, lowered the transfer case 1.5" and that took care of it. The one piece drive shaft is the culprit.
     
  12. Jan 27, 2015 at 10:47 AM
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  13. Mar 10, 2015 at 6:35 PM
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  14. Mar 10, 2015 at 6:47 PM
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    If you want to see some more of what the 4 cylinder can do, check out n0rth's build- http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-builds/114291-n0rths-tacoma-build.html

    he gets better gas mileage than i do! lol

    you just have too much fun... :pout:

    :p
     
  15. Mar 10, 2015 at 7:29 PM
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  16. Mar 10, 2015 at 8:01 PM
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    came across your build, nice truck!
    do you have any pictures of what you did with the inside of the shell?
     
  17. Mar 16, 2015 at 2:35 PM
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    Just wait!
    I had the shell set up with an ARB fridge and a forward shelf over half the bed. Room for one to sleep in comfortably. I found a good ground tent to be a better option.
     
  18. Apr 19, 2015 at 8:30 AM
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    Just bought a 4X4 regular cab, and joined the forum, this post was awesome.
     
  19. Aug 21, 2015 at 1:32 PM
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    Easily one of my favorite trucks on here, good work man.
     
  20. Oct 1, 2015 at 10:32 AM
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    Do you have any pictures of how the shelf was set up - thanks!
     
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