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NEW MEMBER Can you point me to a sound dampening REGULAR CAB write up?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Soft Taco, Sep 11, 2011.

  1. Sep 11, 2011 at 9:26 AM
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    Soft Taco

    Soft Taco [OP] For Love of Truck

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    Took a dive, bought a beautiful regular cab. Its been nothing but Jeeps prior to this. This site reminds me of jeepforum so i already love you guys. Anyway, I want a quiet ride for my regular cab... any advice... or pointers? THANKS!
     
  2. Sep 11, 2011 at 3:55 PM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides. Thor

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    Check out the audio section for recommendations on brands and styles of sound control foams and stuff to use. I don't think we have a Reg Cab write up...but there are some of the basic concepts outlined in there- You should be able to figure it out from there.
     
  3. Sep 11, 2011 at 4:03 PM
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    Tigahshark

    Tigahshark Senior NEWBIE

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    Welcome to TW, I have used i believe the name was Dynamat, and what you do is peel and stick these sheets of insulated matting on the inner panels to dampen sound, a lot of guys do that when they have a competition car stereo, that was years ago and not sure if its called that anymore. but i pretty much did the whole inside of my 1984 4runner back in the days....awesome shit
     
  4. Sep 11, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    dynamat or similar
     
  5. Sep 11, 2011 at 4:17 PM
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    reg cab FTW!
     
  6. Sep 11, 2011 at 6:03 PM
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    x2 :)
     
  7. Sep 11, 2011 at 9:51 PM
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  8. Sep 12, 2011 at 6:38 AM
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    humphrey242

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    as stated, welcome to TW! Glad to have you
     
  9. Sep 12, 2011 at 11:24 PM
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    I used the Edead 45 on my 2001. Put it everywhere. Made a huge difference in how quiet and solid the truck felt (you know when closing the door just felt more solid). Took a lot of time to remove everything roll it on then replace it.

    http://www.edesignaudio.com/index.php?cPath=1_24
     
  10. Sep 13, 2011 at 7:59 AM
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    So far I've added an Advance folding bed cover and since removed it. FS to go a good home. GT perfect fit seat covers. Weathertech floor mats and window vent visors. Waag center brush/grill guard. Hose clamp tailgate mod. Turned off the seat belt chime. Added Ultra-Gauge. Trailer hitch. Softopper. Replaced sun visors with slide out style. Toyota bed extender. More mods to come; Fog lights, locking storage in bed, intermittent wipers. Now looking for Radio/HU upgrade. and maybe a lift way down the road.
    Been driving trucks my whole life. My 09 Reg cab doesn't seem much different than my past trucks. Now it's bug the shit out me. Thanks.

    :D
     
  11. Sep 13, 2011 at 8:54 AM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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