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Peter's Taconator

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by hualampeter, Feb 26, 2013.

  1. hualampeter

    hualampeter [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
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    Gender:
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    First Name:
    Peter
    San Jose
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    Banks Monster Exhaust, DTLT, BLK Headlights, Alpine Head Unit w/ Alpine Amp, Image Dynamics Speakers. 10" Subs on backwall!
    I been modding my Truck since forever, but never started a build page so here is a start.

    Toyota Tacoma 2005 V6 with TRD Locker.


    Maintenance/ Engine Issues:
    -180K Blew a Head Gasket, due to prolonging a ignition coil change and spark plugs. (Repaired) Cost:$2100
    -197K, Ignition coil 1 out, changed. Leaking Timing valve cover, replaced seal.
    -200K Welded motor mount reinforcements with DMZ gusset kit. (Found my driver motor mount was cracked)
    -200K Replaced Engine, due to blown valves. Mechanical leading to damage, broken time chain.


    Tires:
    -TRD fabricated cover into Alloy Wheels painted black.(245/75/r16)
    -New tires coming in this week: Ballistic Jester 17x9 (265/70R17 Toyo Open Country At II)



    Engine:
    -DTLT Headers
    -AFE Stage 2 Si Cold Air Intake System. (TRD Clear Cover)
    -Borla Monster Exhaust
    -Mobil 1 Synthetic 5W30 and K&N Filter.

    Brake system:
    -EBC Sports Rotor
    -Green Pads (Forgot Brand)
    -Painted Caliper Red.

    Suspension:
    -Camburg UCA
    -Billy 5100 all around with ome coils 2.5 lift

    Headlights & External Cosmetics:
    -D2S Mini with BHLM headlights. 5K
    -Black Eye lids Angry Eyes T3
    -OEM Fogs White
    -Satoshi Grill (still gotta sand the inside to be flush, no time, but non noticeable)

    Soundsystem:
    -Image Dynamics Fronts only
    -Alpine power pack Amp
    -10" Subs attached to the back wall

    Future Mods:
    4x4 Conversion. Trucks means a lot to me, it was given to me after High school from my Dad. Then left to the military and started modding with my hard earned money.

    Pictures for now: New Pictures coming next week with all the fun mods :)
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    Last edited: Dec 10, 2014
  2. ivoryaddict

    ivoryaddict Well-Known Member

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    Andy
    Northern California
    Vehicle:
    09 TRD offroad MGM DCSB
    Custom Headache Rack, BAMF Kick-out sliders with fill plate Level Kit, ARB bumper, Warn Winch Ruff Tuff Digital Camo Seat Covers Fuel 16" Boost Wheels Duratrac 285/75/16 X-tra D-Rings in Bed
    You've done alot of mods already. It's neat that you have an attachment to your truck. The new wheels should really look nice.
     
  3. hualampeter

    hualampeter [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
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    Peter
    San Jose
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    Banks Monster Exhaust, DTLT, BLK Headlights, Alpine Head Unit w/ Alpine Amp, Image Dynamics Speakers. 10" Subs on backwall!
    New wheel and Camburgs ya!
     
  4. hualampeter

    hualampeter [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
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    Peter
    San Jose
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    Banks Monster Exhaust, DTLT, BLK Headlights, Alpine Head Unit w/ Alpine Amp, Image Dynamics Speakers. 10" Subs on backwall!
    Anyone got any recommendations for mods or upgrades?
     
  5. hualampeter

    hualampeter [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
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    Gender:
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    Peter
    San Jose
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    Banks Monster Exhaust, DTLT, BLK Headlights, Alpine Head Unit w/ Alpine Amp, Image Dynamics Speakers. 10" Subs on backwall!
    TRUCK Retired... Engine died at 205K miles. Timing chain snapped code p0340 and P0345 came up. Leased a Honda Civic 2013 to save up funds... After my truck is repaired, gonna sell it and wait for the next gen tacoma/when lease ends.
     
  6. Justus

    Justus resident Apple Pie Monster

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    Brock
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    not so low, not so slow 2006 6 lug
    stockish
    :(
     
  7. hualampeter

    hualampeter [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
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    Gender:
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    First Name:
    Peter
    San Jose
    Vehicle:
    TRD Off Road
    Banks Monster Exhaust, DTLT, BLK Headlights, Alpine Head Unit w/ Alpine Amp, Image Dynamics Speakers. 10" Subs on backwall!
    Happy Holidays, 4x4 MOD starts next month!
     
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