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Pick the One Best Thing About Your Truck

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by especk, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. Oct 26, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    especk

    especk [OP] Nothin' Special

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    If you would need to pick the one best thing that you have done to your tacoma, what would it be?

    Examples would include suspension, gears, armor, lockers, etc.

    For me it is my Relentless bumpers because they offer protection, clearance, look great, and allow a winch.
     
  2. Oct 26, 2011 at 8:07 PM
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    rab89

    rab89 Well-Known Member

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    Grillcraft mx black upper and lower BHLM with Gloss black 265 70 17 bfg a/t center console light mini mag mounted in center console debadged bed lights 35W 5000k HID's
    BFG A/t's on the new truck, because it's about all I've done so far haha.
    I missed these tires!
     
  3. Oct 26, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    futuretacoowner

    futuretacoowner Well-Known Member

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    Its a Tacoma!! :D
     
  4. Oct 26, 2011 at 8:57 PM
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    Rebel Taco 22

    Rebel Taco 22 mall crawler

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    Its about to be a front locker :D

    And then a crawl box :p
     
  5. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:02 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    the driver :cool:
     
  6. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:30 PM
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    especk

    especk [OP] Nothin' Special

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    3" OME lift with 885 coils on nitrocharger 90000 shocks with 5mm trim packer on driver's side, TC UCAs, Rear OME Dakar leafs with nitrocharger shocks, All-pro U-bolt flip kit and 3* Toytec shims, extended rear brakelines, 16" Raceline Rockcrusher 887 wheels with 3.6" backspacking, BFG KM2 305/70/16 tires, Doug Thorley header, Doug Thorley catback exhaust, Volant CAI with ram air, Weathertech floor mats, Kicker 12" sub, Kenwood 500W RMS amp, Relentless Fab front and rear bumpers, 4.88 gears, custom flatbed with swing out tire carrier
    the question clearly states "the best thing you have done to your tacoma" - come on guys!

    We're talking aftermarket parts here.
     
  7. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:36 PM
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    arkansasman5

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    Front ARB locker. Saved me countless times.
     
  8. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:38 PM
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    Warhorseforever

    Warhorseforever Will The Thrill

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    My radio, I love it.
     
  9. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:40 PM
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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
    my lift.

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  10. Oct 26, 2011 at 9:48 PM
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    Monkeysuncle

    Monkeysuncle My Cat's breath Smells like Cat Food

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    The day I was out in the boone docks (woods) and I hear a vehicle giving it hell, not regular hell but 7000 rpm kind of hell. Come to find out it was a Jeep ,Grand something or other, and stuck. As I drive by some young dude comes running by asking for help. Well you can't leave a man behind, so tied onto him with a rope, not a strap and gave him a pull. he got out ...come to find out he was 2 WD only. I pulled him out in 2 wd also, man i love my truck
     
  11. Oct 27, 2011 at 12:01 AM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    my suspension lets me turn really really fast so I like it. =)
     
  12. Oct 27, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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    ronman737

    ronman737 Dangerous

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    My camper. I got it for 150 bucks! Its the end of camping season now so ill have to wait till next spring to put it to use. Time to build a bed frame.
     
  13. Oct 27, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    I can turn really fast too..

    I'll just :rofl:
     
  14. Oct 27, 2011 at 12:07 AM
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    I say adding the Billies on mine...hated the rake it had before.

    Then the wheels and tires.

    CBI sliders

    M1 BSP Satoshi will be first as soon as Homer is finished ;)
     
  15. Oct 27, 2011 at 12:20 AM
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  16. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:24 AM
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  17. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:29 AM
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    It's mine. 100% free and clear. The bank can bite me...

    My new tires are cool too. ;)
     
  18. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:30 AM
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    VirginiaBound Whyareyoureadingthis?

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