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Pics after install, 5100's

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by muliefever, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Mar 10, 2009 at 4:51 PM
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    muliefever

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    I installed my 5100's yesterday. Love em. here are a few pics!
    I set the front's at 1.75" (3rd setting) The front is 1/4" lower than the rear. I may add an aal later, we will see.

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  2. Mar 10, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Looks nice! :)
     
  3. Mar 10, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    SocalMan22

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  4. Mar 10, 2009 at 4:58 PM
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    do you have the rear tsb?
     
  5. Mar 10, 2009 at 11:49 PM
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    canuck_tacoma

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    Looks good! What is your back sitting at now? I am going to lift the front of mine and just trying to get an idea of how it's going to sit. I am around 37 inch's from the ground to my fender at the back.
     
  6. Mar 11, 2009 at 12:35 AM
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    Looking good!
     
  8. Mar 11, 2009 at 4:38 AM
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    Truck looks good man!
     
  9. Mar 11, 2009 at 4:53 AM
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    Yes I do have the rear tsb.. I don't remeber exactly what my rear is at. I will measure it today and let you know!

    Thanks guys!
     
  10. Mar 11, 2009 at 4:59 AM
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    niiiiiiicccee. i likey
     
  11. Mar 11, 2009 at 5:48 AM
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    Thanks for the pictures. I am interested because you have the same truck as me only mine is an 09 and Barc Red rather than Rad Red. I am getting the TSB done tomorrow and am adding the 5100's on all corners soon after. I plan to set the fronts to 1.75" as well.

    Only difference is the bed cap you have. That has to weight it down a bit...right? So my rear will be a tad more than your 1/4" difference - giving me more rake. I've considered going up to 2.5 in the front but still want the forward rake.

    So much to consider...maybe I'll spend another day at the office thinking about it :D
     
  12. Mar 11, 2009 at 6:19 AM
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    If i were you I would use the third setting! Yours should be a little higher than mine, the topper is a couple hundred pounds. The ride is awesome!
     
  13. Mar 11, 2009 at 9:39 AM
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    I have a cap as well and sit around 37 inch's at the Back and I have had the TSB for over a Year now.

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  14. Mar 11, 2009 at 10:02 AM
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    Is your front at 2.5?
     
  15. Mar 12, 2009 at 12:29 AM
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    No, that's stock height. I will be getting my lift sometime next week.
     
  16. Mar 12, 2009 at 1:52 AM
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    Nice pics. I have almost the same setup 2.5" and AAL 1.5" rear. Sonny and Jon mentioned that it should level out when the AAL breaks-in. Check my gallery for pics.
     
  17. Mar 12, 2009 at 1:55 AM
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    Nice pictures... Your truck is looking good! :thumbsup:
     
  18. Mar 12, 2009 at 9:21 AM
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    ILooks good, I like the back sitting a little higher. Is that the TSB with an AAL? How are you at the back with it??
     
  19. Mar 12, 2009 at 2:35 PM
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    I want it higher in the back as well. I do have the rear tsb. But I will be adding the toytec tsb aal.. I measured it today in the rear 37 1/2" to the center of the hub, up front 37 1/4" to the center of the hub.
     
  20. Mar 12, 2009 at 2:37 PM
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    nice truck man!
     
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