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New lift ordered

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jrobson, May 17, 2010.

  1. May 17, 2010 at 9:17 AM
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    jrobson

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    Well, after much debate, I ordered my RCD lift kit today. Main reasons I went with RCD were price. I would have gone with a 6" kit but didn't feel like spending $5-6,000 after lift, new wheels and tires. With the RCD I can still run my current 17" wheels and will get a little bit more height than I have now. I know for sure my CV's will definately appreciate the drop bracket. Kit should be here next week and installed the following. As always I will post before and after pics.
     
  2. May 17, 2010 at 9:29 AM
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    Rippin101

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  3. May 17, 2010 at 9:38 AM
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    awesome man!!! Ill have to check it out when you get it installed! Are you getting a shop to install it?
     
  4. May 17, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    cantac09

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    i just got the rcd last week and i love it! it rides very smooth and i personally think it looks great. post pics when you get it!
     
  5. May 17, 2010 at 11:25 AM
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    Doc.SS

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    does this kit run $2100..??
     
  6. May 17, 2010 at 11:26 AM
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    for you guys in the states i think so
     
  7. May 17, 2010 at 11:29 AM
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    How long have you have your toytec kit on?
     
  8. May 17, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    does this kit require new uca's (not stock)..??
    the picture looks like it has new spindles, do those work with 4x4's..??
     
  9. May 17, 2010 at 11:40 AM
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    no you can run stock uca's with all drop bracket kits. yes you do get new spindles. yes they work with 4x4
     
  10. May 17, 2010 at 11:43 AM
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    thanks..!!
     
  11. May 17, 2010 at 1:12 PM
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    Yes. I'm not going to screw with cutting a cross member.
     
  12. May 17, 2010 at 1:14 PM
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    I will be keeping my LR UCA's I currently have on. The rest of the kit is the Toytec Ultimate kit and it has about 17,000 on it.
     
  13. May 17, 2010 at 1:16 PM
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    I'm getting the kit for $1,800.
     
  14. May 18, 2010 at 2:58 PM
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    I live in mobile if you wanna sell me your old lift. I will be glad to come pck it up from you!! If your interested just call me 251-463-0191
     
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    How much you gonna sell the Ultimate kit for?
     
  16. May 18, 2010 at 4:46 PM
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    Ultimate kit sold to Benca1. I owed him several favors for helping me out at the dealership so he got first dibs. If for whatever reason he changes his mind I will repost it in the items for sale section. Big thanks to Benca1 for being such a good friend.
     
  17. May 18, 2010 at 5:34 PM
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    gg
     
  18. May 18, 2010 at 9:49 PM
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    Was there a reason why you decided to change out your toytec ultimate lift?
     
  19. May 19, 2010 at 6:12 AM
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    Yes, the guys at Truckin-up will be doing all my work. I think they are the best guys in town and believe me, with as many trucks that I have gone through I have tried them all. They have the best prices by far as well. I am changing my Toytec because of the height I have my CO's set at. The ride is great but it is putting to much angle on my CV's. I've been through one already. With the RCD my CV's will be practically parallel to the ground. I love the Toytec otherwise and if anybody gets a chance, check out their 2 new catalogues. They feature my truck in both of them.:)
     
  20. May 19, 2010 at 6:21 AM
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    I see how it is..... leavin me out of a photoshoot. :mad:

    ..jk im givin ya a hard time :D
     
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