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New England B.S. Thread

Discussion in 'North East' started by mach1man001, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. Feb 13, 2019 at 10:41 AM
    m603holden

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  2. Feb 13, 2019 at 10:41 AM
    jethro

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    No, but I'll probably leave the office around 4 and be up there by 7 latest.
     
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  3. Feb 13, 2019 at 10:45 AM
    m603holden

    m603holden @Koditten Pirate Radio member #063

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    Roger that. I'll be out at 5am tomorrow haha. I'll see if I'm staying over night or not
     
  4. Feb 13, 2019 at 10:58 AM
    MurderedTacoV2

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    Ebay Bumper, Light Bars, Duratracs, 3" lift
    Now im going to end up staring down every Camry driver i pass downtown lol.

    I went the opposite route and bought a Gs400 with a V8 in it for commuting, only one around with LED light bars on it :rofl:
     
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  5. Feb 13, 2019 at 11:04 AM
    TreeFortRichard

    TreeFortRichard Hmmm..$o many repairs?

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klMeNGLY2Zg
     
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  6. Feb 13, 2019 at 1:42 PM
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    I may go with my brother Saturday morning. One of his buddies has a sled I can borrow, don’t remember where we are going, but leaving Wakefield NH at 5:30 sat morning.
     
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  7. Feb 13, 2019 at 1:44 PM
    Noelie84

    Noelie84 I hate Illinois Nazis

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    I think you mean Sanbornville :laugh:

    Weirdo Wakevillians.
     
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  8. Feb 13, 2019 at 1:53 PM
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    Looking for some advice/help before I do anything. I need to replace my tires and know I can't go bigger really without a lift and/or 17" rims.

    I'd like to put this leveling kit in. https://www.roughcountry.com/toyota-leveling-lift-kit-744c.html

    And then these tires. Original are 267/70/16. These are 265/75/16. Wondering if they will work without rubbing after the leveling kit.
    https://www.tirerack.com/tires/tire...R6KO2RWL&vehicleSearch=false&fromCompare1=yes

    At the moment I can't afford rims or a lift but plan to down the road.
     
  9. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:05 PM
    mach1man001

    mach1man001 [OP] eh whatever

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    No just the red SE models like they have in the commercials
     
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  10. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:18 PM
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    Ya, he is a transplant, so I guess it’s understandable that he thinks it’s Wakefield.

    Just talked with him, going up to Errol NH.
     
  11. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:19 PM
    LivinLoud

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    Won’t rub. Go to the suspension section. There’s a million threads to read that answer this question 100 different ways
     
  12. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:21 PM
    Sloth

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    Those tires should work fine at stock height. You don't need aftermarket wheels for larger tires unless you're running into backspacing issues between the tire and uca. You don't need the leveling spacers.


    Lifting doesn't let you for bigger tires. It just changes the static height of the truck, but your suspension will still travel through the same range of motion. I would avoid that spacer unless you're also extending your bump stops since it's lengthening the shock which at full stuff will make the shock take all the load instead of the bumpstop.
     
  13. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:24 PM
    LivinLoud

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    You guys ever reach “F it” in one of your friendships? I’ve got a friend, well know a person, who I’m starting to find that I don’t even care if I’m friends with anymore. I’ve found that every time I hear this person say something, or read something they’ve posted, I can’t help but think about how much I don’t really even like them anymore.... but we’re supposed to be friends :rofl::rofl:

    So how do you guys know, when you’ve reached “f it”

    Figured this thread could use a topic for BS
     
  14. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:38 PM
    mach1man001

    mach1man001 [OP] eh whatever

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    I know you said you can't afford to get a lift but I'd recommend saving your money on the leveling kit and put it away towards some Bilstein 5100s. They are about the best for the money thing you can do to lift the front of your truck
     
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  15. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:51 PM
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    I got a couple buddies I'm there with. I'm friendly when I see them, but I don't ever reach out anymore, and tbh, they don't that often either. Sometimes you just go down separate paths. I've found just declining any invitations over and over again with stupid reasons tends to get people to stop asking you or trying to talk to you :anonymous:
     
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  16. Feb 13, 2019 at 2:57 PM
    Pibbles99

    Pibbles99 One more cast

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    Tough one
     
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  17. Feb 13, 2019 at 3:13 PM
    DrFunker

    DrFunker Prisoner of the little people circus

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    :anonymous:
     
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  18. Feb 13, 2019 at 3:17 PM
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    Depends. As Ive gotten older, I have drifted from friends and told some to get fked.
    Depends on how YOU feel, and if there needs to be closure.
     
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  19. Feb 13, 2019 at 3:31 PM
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    I just don’t spend that much effort into keeping/making friends. If it takes extra effort, not for me.
     
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  20. Feb 13, 2019 at 3:41 PM
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    Yup. Actually happened to a decent amount of my college buddies. I thought about it a couple months ago and I think my situation was me changing, not them. They all still got out to the bars 4 nights a week til 2am. That was fun and all in college, but I'm all set on that now. Those are the only times they hang out too. So I've lost touch with most of them other than the occasional back and forth on IG.
     
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