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New Wheels - no steps...

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by dud122, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    ome lift'd, bent-up rear, elite front, revenge fab'd sliders, camburg uca's, safari snorkle, FJ TRD wheels, safari bed basket, truxedo'd, bed rug'd... more to come
    So i got my new steelies put on today and took the running boards off... I also had a set of used BFG AT's put on too since I needed new tires. They are a bit smaller than the rugged trails I had on before so it makes me really want 33's. These will just give me some time to save up money for the 33's and a lift. At the shop they lifted my truck up to put the wheels on and for a second or two before the wheels picked up off the ground i saw what the truck would look like lifted and i NEED it...

    what do you guys think (i just washed it but unfortunately you can't go 5' in upstate NY without getting covered in salt and sand dust.. can't wait to move to MD)

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  2. dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    one more...

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  3. oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    Good looking truck.
     
  4. wildjerseyfirefighter

    wildjerseyfirefighter I sell fishing and fishing accessories

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    i think i woulda kept the rugged fails on for a while longer..That looks silly..lol
     
  5. dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    ome lift'd, bent-up rear, elite front, revenge fab'd sliders, camburg uca's, safari snorkle, FJ TRD wheels, safari bed basket, truxedo'd, bed rug'd... more to come
    :(

    its not that bad...

    i just see it as more motivation for the lift and 33's... unfortunately i needed new tires sooner than i could afford the ones i wanted
     
  6. jwscoot

    jwscoot Well-Known Member

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    What size are those tires?
     
  7. brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    looks great man.
     
  8. dud122

    dud122 [OP] rabble rabble rabble

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    ome lift'd, bent-up rear, elite front, revenge fab'd sliders, camburg uca's, safari snorkle, FJ TRD wheels, safari bed basket, truxedo'd, bed rug'd... more to come
    they are 235/70/R16

    the rugged trails were 265/70/R16
     
  9. gatorboyy13

    gatorboyy13 Well-Known Member

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    how much were the wheels and where did u get them from?
     
  10. 22b22

    22b22 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the pics. I am frustrated with the running board/step on my double cab prerunner and that just convinced me to remove 'em.
     
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