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New member from Alaska

Discussion in 'New Members' started by av8er2012, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Aug 23, 2011 at 2:30 AM
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    av8er2012

    av8er2012 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    Hey guy and gals the name is nick. just joined the group here a week ago and already ive learned some awesome stuff. i just got an 05 access cab v6 auto about 6 months back but ive been deployed longer than ive had the truck lol. i ordered some lift kit parts, new tires, and i picked up and arb bumper so ive got some stuff to do when i get back and i look forward to it and other add ons i learn from you experts on here. anyways thanks for reading, look forward to meeting all of you. if you u have any suggestions on necessary tacoma mods for a new owner let me know! thanks!
     
  2. Aug 23, 2011 at 2:35 AM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    fox extended travel remote resivoir coilovers, 14" eibach 600lb coils, All Pro tubular chromoly 1" uniball upper control arms, All Pro expedition leaf packs, 10" bilstein 5150 piggyback reservoir shocks 265/75r16 Goodyear wrangler MT/R kevlars wrapped around 16" Helo 791 gloss black, Mini H1 retrofits with 6000k bulbs, 18" magnaflow w/custom exhaust reroute various decals, Sockmonkey retro hood stripes
    :wave: from hawaii
     
  3. Aug 23, 2011 at 3:38 AM
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    FLtaco

    FLtaco Well-Known Member

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    Cocoa beach, fl
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    Painted stock wheels, bfg km2s, 5100s front and rear, tc spindles, add a leaf, 3" block, debaged, flowmaster exhaust, 2nd air filter removed, wheel spacers and k&n air filter
    Wave from another nick in Florida though. Welcome.
    My aunt moved to anchorage recently with my uncle when he was deployed. Always been jealous of her it looks awesome up there
     
  4. Aug 23, 2011 at 3:39 AM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    3" OME lift 885s & Dakars riding on 33" KM2s Click the sig pic to see the build thread .
    :wave:Welcome to TW from Sparks, NV
     
  5. Aug 23, 2011 at 5:38 AM
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    RLDTACO

    RLDTACO Well-Known Member

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    Debadged,Tailgate theft mod,Extra D-rings,OEM bed mat,TRD exhaust, 5100 Billys@ 4 corners set@ 0 with Eibach springs, rear TSB springs.N-Fab tube Steps. TRD FJ SE wheels and Michelin LTX A/T 2's
    Welcome to TW!
     
  6. Aug 23, 2011 at 5:59 AM
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    WingNut55

    WingNut55 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to TW...I'm headed to Elmendorf in January
     
  7. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:11 AM
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    av8er2012

    av8er2012 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    hey thanks for the warm welcome guys!

    Nickalapos: it is really nice. lots of places to go wheeling!

    Wingnut: keep in touch when u get up here ill make sure we get together and i can show u around if ud like.
     
  8. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:13 AM
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    brian

    brian Another Traitor

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    Welcome from Sacramento. Another herc guy. :)
     
  9. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:14 AM
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    brian

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    Durrr...posted again so you could see my sig :)
     
  10. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:13 AM
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    av8er2012

    av8er2012 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    hercs all the way man. thats a sweet pic i need to find some way to get one like that. cant say my herc is quite that shiny tho lol
     
  11. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:15 AM
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    97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    alot of metal, small engine, decent travel.
    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    welcome to tw from az! i love alaska. havent been there for like a year and a half though.
     
  12. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:21 AM
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    av8er2012

    av8er2012 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    sounds like its time for a visit! my buddy just bought a 1990 yota 3.0L 5 speed so we are gonna have all kinds of fun doin mods to his to. we could use the expertise!
     
  13. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:23 AM
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    BornHi

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    5% tint all around and 50% windshield, Hell bent steel 1-1/4 leveling kit, aftermarket fog lights, DTRL switch mod, Rear Diff. Beather mod. Total Chaos UCAs.
    Welcome, The AK is beautiful place. The only place i would live other than Kauai haha.
     
  14. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:51 AM
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    av8er2012

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    i love kauai! lol only been there once need to go back soon. small world man i didnt expect to meet a bunch of u alaskans lol. its cool though
     
  15. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:58 AM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Welcome to TW!!
     
  16. Aug 23, 2011 at 11:07 AM
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    av8er2012

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    haha nice! deff took a feather duster to that one. time to get things rollin up here haha. thanks for the link!
     
  17. Aug 23, 2011 at 12:40 PM
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    brian

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    Yeah we wash em and wax em weekly. :) I'm pretty new to the airframe, just got here in July. Almost got my BA syllabus done, then within the next week I should have radio/tso/sso done and then onto Nav! You guys don't get to do nav do you?
     
  18. Aug 23, 2011 at 1:08 PM
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    Tigahshark

    Tigahshark Senior NEWBIE

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    On a volcano, literally!
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    Sup Nick welcome to TW!
     
  19. Aug 24, 2011 at 4:29 AM
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    av8er2012

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    icon coilovers, bilstein 5100 rear shocks, OME dakar leaf springs, ARB front bumper, Warn XD9000 winch, Heated mirror mod, Rear diff breather mod, fog light anytime mod, Alpine W203 headunit, boston SPZ front speakers, boston SL65 rear speakers, Jl Audio HD 750/1 and 600/4 amplifiers, JL Audio 10w6v2 sub in custom box white dash w/blue needles
    yep we dont do that to ours lol. im the loadmaster in my bird. but we have a navigtor if thats what ur refering to?
     
  20. Aug 24, 2011 at 6:05 AM
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    WingNut55

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    Will do...once I get a house and get settled I'll be ready for some wheeling!
     
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