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My Truck Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds (2005-2015)' started by tacodane, Jun 16, 2013.

  1. Jun 16, 2013 at 11:34 AM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Led Interior Lights AFE CAI Stage II, Aero Turbine 2525 Muffler Snugtop Cab-Hi shell TRS Retrofitted Headlights
    When I first bought the truck (looks boring ehh)
    [​IMG]

    Started with a 2013 Tacoma Prerunner SR5 DC SB
    What it looks like today: [​IMG][​IMG]


    Mods Done
    - LED lights in dome and map locations-$30
    -LED reverse lights 400 lumens-$20
    -Aero Turbine 2525 Muffler-$88
    -AFE CAI Stage II-$400
    -XB LED fogs-$150
    -SnugTop Super Sport shell colored matched -$600​

    -Plasti dipped grill and emblems/badges-$5​

    -TRS FX-R 35w 5000k retrofit with Apollo 3.0 shroud, external amber halo, amber active demon eye and red passive demon eye​


    - Hood light Kit-$my design$​

    -Bed Light Kit-$my design$​

    -Painted my exhaust matte black- $4​

    Weathertech floor mats-$155​

    Weathertech vent visors-$90​

    WHEELS AND TIRES:
    265/70/17 Cooper Discoverer RTX
    SCS Performace SR8 17's

    Skygear waterproof fuse block (5 relays/10fuses) with switch backs for otrattw switches

    -Iggy's switch plate for center console

    - SOS concept sliders weld on ​
    PlannedMods

    Lighting
    Install 13" single row flood Led bar on the inside of camper shell (debating a flasher module) ​
     
    Last edited: Feb 22, 2015
  2. Jun 16, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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    Steves104x4

    Steves104x4 Well-Known Member

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    BUCKLE UP! It makes it harder for Aliens to pull you out of your Truck.
    Looking good!
     
  3. Jun 16, 2013 at 1:12 PM
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    ChiveOn

    ChiveOn City Slickin' Redneck, I wear a suit with a mullet

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    2013 MGM DCSB TRD Sport 6spd
    Plasti-Dipped Emblems, Tonnopro Tri-fold toneau cover (for winter use only), AVS in-channel visors, Ultra Gauge, Tepui Kukenam RTT, Muteki Trail Hog 285/70/17, Pop N' Lock, Bilstein 5100's in the front set at .85 with Eibach coils, Bilstein 5100's in the rear with a Toytec AAL. Toytec drivers side spacers, Toytec diff drop kit. All Pro u-bolt flip kit, TJM Compressor (permanently mounted), Custom rack for the RTT over the bed, Tepui Kukenam RTT, Toyota Bed Mat, Cobra 75 WX ST CB Radio, and a lot of gear behind the seats.
    Nice job! What HID's are you getting?
     
  4. Jun 16, 2013 at 1:32 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Led Interior Lights AFE CAI Stage II, Aero Turbine 2525 Muffler Snugtop Cab-Hi shell TRS Retrofitted Headlights
    Never mind on that mid. I instead about a 20" light bar and getting to rock lights.
     
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  5. Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47 PM
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    SGT Taco

    SGT Taco Disco Disco...

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    Wife rolled it 3x mod...
    So how do u like the AT?
     
  6. Jun 25, 2013 at 11:52 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Automatic transmission? Lol
     
  7. Jun 25, 2013 at 11:54 PM
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    eric3187

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    aero turbine i think he means
     
  8. Jun 25, 2013 at 11:58 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    I love the muffler. Nice rumble and goes good with the afe cai stage II intake. You'll hear it most likely next week when I come to ABQ
     
  9. Jun 25, 2013 at 11:59 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Led Interior Lights AFE CAI Stage II, Aero Turbine 2525 Muffler Snugtop Cab-Hi shell TRS Retrofitted Headlights
    Nice catch there. lol
     
  10. Jun 26, 2013 at 8:18 AM
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    SGT Taco

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    Yea, The Aero Turbine... I love mine, but people alway question it when I tell them about it because no one has ever heard of it.
     
  11. Jun 26, 2013 at 8:49 AM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    the place where I got it welded on had a shelf full of them and said that I will love it. and I absolutely do. ya people say the same thing when I tell them about mine. there going to become popular real soon. better than some flow master mufflers
     
  12. Jun 26, 2013 at 12:56 PM
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    Yea... People have been saying that for years. They stopped production for quite a while because they had a large stock pile of them.
     
  13. Sep 6, 2013 at 6:47 AM
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    Fightman80

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    I'd change your lights from blue to red... Vader's Light Saber is red... :)
     
  14. Sep 6, 2013 at 7:19 AM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    I know but I like blue.lol most of my lights that are already in my truck are blue
     
  15. Oct 7, 2013 at 9:56 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    So I bought a used All Pro Pack Rack. Was a pita to get it together but with some help from some TW members, we got it together before I got it on the truck I plasti derp the entire thing but with it being cold didn't stick to well.
    [​IMG]
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    [​IMG]
    So after finally getting it on the truck, there was issues with the bolts and the washers they use and yet another pita issue, but I finally got them to go in after taking some time. later in the week I will be sanding the entire rack and plasti derp it again on a warm day.

    bed rack.jpg
     
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  16. Oct 9, 2013 at 9:17 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Sanding the bed rack back to steel and replasti derping the rack after the truck gets a real good wash!
     
  17. Oct 9, 2013 at 9:26 PM
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    Why would you sand down the rack and plasti derp when it's already painted?

    edit: nevermind. I missed the part where you already plasti derped it.

    IMO I would paint it. buy self etching primer, and spray it. It'll hold up. Plasti Derp will peel everytime you mount/remount anything or a branch hits it.
     
  18. Oct 9, 2013 at 9:42 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    ya I plasti dip it and it peeled due to cold weather and the effort used to get it together and on the truck. is there a specific brand of self etching primer you suggest?
     
  19. Oct 10, 2013 at 6:33 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Today after work started to sand the rack back to bare metal. It may take all weekend but with a few beer and a cigar I should be just fine! :cool:

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  20. Oct 27, 2013 at 2:57 PM
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    tacodane

    tacodane [OP] The Slow But Getting Somewhere Build

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    Did some plasti derping of the badges while its warm!! Had one issue with the front right side, kept having bubbles and didn't peel right for some reason. Rear bumper is next or the front grill..

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