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New 2012 Tacoma Baja!! WHAT!!!

Discussion in 'Long Travel Suspension' started by glamis3000, Jan 7, 2012.

  1. Jan 11, 2012 at 2:50 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    well technically they're only paying like 10k for the shocks and sticker;)

    talk about a bargain!
     
  2. Jan 11, 2012 at 2:55 PM
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    yotabeast505

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    here we go. Ford 9" rear after breaking 5 sets of gears in the stock yota 8.8, 5.13 gears with a detroit hard locker, 63" chevy leafs and custom hangers, sky's front spring hanger with sky's extream hysteer and PSC hydro assist ram and PSC pump. welded front spyders in the f-550 front dana 60 with warn hubs, pico brake lines and hoses, elecrtic fan, TRD supercharger with URD 2.1 Pully, URD Map-ECU2 and cage built by me. wide band a/f by inovations, lots and lots more...........
    lol and the crapters are junk iv seen a blue one's whole front control arm snap off going over whoops made for peewee 50's lol. one thing i can give a crapter is the power it puts out but thats it you have the money to put in to a crapter you can build a trophy truck out of a tacoma and spank the crapter
     
  3. Jan 11, 2012 at 3:08 PM
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  4. Jan 11, 2012 at 5:18 PM
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    that's can be caused from many things, lack of prep, bad bolts, loose bolts... my lower arm separated from my spindle going over a speed bump. i guess my truck is a craptor too...
     
  5. Jan 23, 2012 at 11:25 AM
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    Build (apologies to Sean): 2013 TRD T/X Baja, ACC, 6 spd, SuperWhite II Exterior/Performance TX Baja Series Badging (small sticker--no large “Baja”), Red TRD badge on tailgate Hitch cap TRD Cat-back exhaust BP Fabricating steel front skid plate TRD Gun Metal Gray Beadlock Style Wheels BFG A/T 265/70/16 Tacoma Bed Mat Aluminess flat bumper with PIAA 520 SMR fog lights Demello rock crusher bolt-on sliders Interior/Performance Toyota HD All-weather Flooring throughout cab...entirely weatherproof. No carpeting Stock leather shift knob Suspension Front 3” TRD Eibach racing coils 60mm HD Bilstein (TRD custom valved in San Antonio) front shocks. Similar to 9100/9300s w/ bumpstop Modified bumpstops by TRD in San Antonio Dual tube 50mm Bilstein in rear (TRD custom valved by TRD in San Antonio) Tuned 3 leaf + overload
    I just bought a 2012 TRD OR MT, Access cab. As far as I can see, except for the 2" lift, larger tires and wheels, it's the same as mine, and without the lame "Baja" signage. The interior looks identical. So, I paid $29, 864 + tl, and put Hankook 265/75 16s on it and it's well below $31,000. I assume that if I wanted to put on larger wheels and a 2" lift it would be less than 4 grand. Still, if the lift is what you want, it will sell.

    Steve from Albuquerque
     
  6. Mar 16, 2012 at 10:31 PM
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    It actually does have resi shocks on it. HAHA. That's dumb
     
  7. Mar 16, 2012 at 10:39 PM
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    I saw the tumbnail of the video of jame's hucking his truck and was expecting to see someone doing the same to their 2012. This thread sucks.:(
     
  8. Apr 15, 2013 at 9:37 PM
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    Blacked out badges,grille,calipers and exhaust, K&N cai, bull bars, nerf step bars, body armor rear bumper, tint, rain guards, upgraded skid plates front to back, waterproof seat covers, armor lid bed cover, 265/75/16" renegade R5 m/t with 1/2" spacers and black gorilla lugs
    I see someone likes to dis the crap out of the baja. Toyota did a great job with this truck right from the factory. Its by far their best build. It came in second to the raptor for truck of the year and even beat it in some events. I'm not saying you can't build a better truck, but Toyota won't warranty your build. Plus the raptor is fifty g's. It better be truck of the year for that price. I paid $33,400 for the baja and its well worth it. Every tacoma that comes out could be a little better. I want to sit with those designers from Toyota for a day and tell them what drivers and off roaders really need and want. Not gonna happen though. You make it sound like a POS. I haven't got stuck once and I've been up mountains, through a river over the hood and blasted through a snow storm! Just give it some credit man!
     
  9. Apr 15, 2013 at 10:21 PM
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  10. Apr 15, 2013 at 10:37 PM
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    4WD cRaZy oLdmAn

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    meh, its just LT mentality.....


    :crapstorm: :p
     
  11. Apr 16, 2013 at 8:02 PM
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    I agree 100% withBajaha. As anyone who posted on here priced a Raptor?. I will pay an extra $4k for a Toyota versus an extra $15 for a Fix Or Repair Daily any day. Yes the Raptor has a ton of power but check out the Mpgs. Also, you can get the Baja without the stickers.
     
  12. Apr 16, 2013 at 8:11 PM
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    Mxpatriot

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    Money pit.
    Or, you could buy a base model tacoma, put a set of 5100's on it, and save yourself a few thousand dollars.

    The Baja is marketed as a Raptor competitor (a go-fast desert truck), and as that, it is a joke.
     
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