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Photos of my '01 Taco

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by bowyer2002, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. Jan 26, 2011 at 8:35 AM
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    bowyer2002

    bowyer2002 [OP] always tinkering

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    OME 882s, OME shocks all around and OME Dakar spring packs, ARB, Warn 8000, ARE shell, Custom rear bumper w/ reciever, 5-235/80R17 Cooper Discoverer ST MAXX on FJ wheels, grey wire mod, Hi-Lift, Hellas, Red-Line hood lifters, Scion radio, sliders, Safari snorkel & LED Ditch lights on CBI mounts.
    I just saw the posting of the truck competition.
    Congrats for all, especially the top 10!
    It inspired me to post up some pics of my DD.

    SM taco w o shell.jpg
    SM TRUCK 09.jpg
    SM 2 first challenge.jpg
    SM k this is steep here.jpg
     
  2. Jan 26, 2011 at 8:39 AM
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    Matic

    Matic Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    OME 881 coils with OME nitrochargers shocks up front. TC UCA's OME Dakars with extra leaf in the rear. Warn 8000 winch with 80ft custom braided synth line. Custom 60ft synth extension. All pro tube bumper, Hi-lift jack, Safari Snorkel, Wilco tiregate.
    Dont care what anyone says about white and dirt.
    Good looking truck mang.
    Please remount those those lites though to a lower spot.
     
  3. Jan 26, 2011 at 8:39 AM
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    Tacomadude89

    Tacomadude89 Well-Known Member

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    -Bilstein 5100 Series shocks on all 4 corners -Rancho HD lift coils -1/4" Toytec driverside top plate spacer -Toytec 1" diff drop -Wheelers 1.5" AAL's -Toytec 1" lift shackles -Revtek extended length BPV bracket -285/75/16 BFG KO T/A's -Pro Comp rims -ET Conical tyle lug nuts -Spidertrax 1.5" wheel Spacers -CV Boot slide mod -TRD skid plate -Magnaflow 14" round muffler -Shortened tailpipe hidden behind framerail -Toyota bug deflector -Weathertech floormats -Black leather seat covers -Valentine 1 Radar Detector
    Looks like you're having fun with it.
     
  4. Jan 26, 2011 at 9:27 AM
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    Supra TT

    Supra TT Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    X2 on the lights... Those will break off in no time..
     
  5. Jan 26, 2011 at 10:03 AM
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    bowyer2002

    bowyer2002 [OP] always tinkering

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    OME 882s, OME shocks all around and OME Dakar spring packs, ARB, Warn 8000, ARE shell, Custom rear bumper w/ reciever, 5-235/80R17 Cooper Discoverer ST MAXX on FJ wheels, grey wire mod, Hi-Lift, Hellas, Red-Line hood lifters, Scion radio, sliders, Safari snorkel & LED Ditch lights on CBI mounts.
    The lights have been up there for about 6 years w/o breaking.
    I use them a lot to see deer near the roads so I don't have to peel Bambi out of my ARB and winch.
    AND they're there for people who like to drive slow in the fast lane. ;)
     
  6. Jan 26, 2011 at 10:10 AM
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    STLharry

    STLharry Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    '95-'97 camouflaged, ARB bull bar, RAT Products skid plate kit, sliders, Green Mountain Customs rear tube bumper and overland bed rack, King coilovers with Icon neoprene covers, defenestrated sway bar, OME Rear Suspension: CS046R leafs + AAL/5125 shocks/NWOR greasable hardware/U-bolt flip kit; S13WL Tundra calipers/pads/rotors, IPF H4 lenses and bulbs, IPF 968 DCG 100W lights, clapped out CB radio, Aussie-spec FJ60 inclinometer, ARB CKMA12 compressor, Superwinch S9000 with 12V Guy clock switch, 4' Hi-Lift, deckplate mod/grey wire mod/dif breather extensions, Duratrac tires, Sockmonkey bedside decals, boat cupholder, Dakine bike pad
    We have basically the same truck...except mine's Xtra Cab not DC. Nice utilization of the CB mounts for lights.
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Jan 26, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    killzone90

    killzone90 Well-Known Member

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    Thats a real nice truck
     
  8. Jan 26, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    NegroTundra

    NegroTundra Well-Known Member

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    Rad truck! What are the specs on your lift?
     
  9. Jan 26, 2011 at 6:06 PM
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    747

    747 function > form

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    1st gen dc, ftw!:thumbsup:
     
  10. Jan 26, 2011 at 6:08 PM
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    Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota The Welfare Cadilac

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    Squattin'
    Nice truck!
     
  11. Jan 26, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    bowyer2002

    bowyer2002 [OP] always tinkering

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    OME 882s, OME shocks all around and OME Dakar spring packs, ARB, Warn 8000, ARE shell, Custom rear bumper w/ reciever, 5-235/80R17 Cooper Discoverer ST MAXX on FJ wheels, grey wire mod, Hi-Lift, Hellas, Red-Line hood lifters, Scion radio, sliders, Safari snorkel & LED Ditch lights on CBI mounts.
    Thanks for the compliments!

    My first lift was a spacer 2.5" front, that I designed and had a friend (professional welder) weld up for me. That spacer set up was great for about 70K miles and is now on my friends '99 Tacoma!
    The rear got an AAL and shackle since I had hauled WAAYY too much fire wood several times and flattened out the weak OEM springs. Rear springs are now due for replacement at 165K - just waiting on $$$.
    I then bought a Sway-a-Way C/O front shock & spring set up off e-bay and rebuilt them about 25K ago - never felt a real seat of the pants difference between my spacer lift up front and these C/Os. Just my .02.

    I have an ARE shell too but it got snowy up here and I haven't reinstalled it yet.
     
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