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Project Drop Taco

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by Dmonkey, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:11 PM
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    Dmonkey

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    this is what I started with

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    First came the exhaust: Pics are not of the first exhaust I have, first is of the muffler I'm running. It's a magnaflow, the 2nd pic is of my current exhaust being welded up to clear the notch

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    Then came the OEM Tach Cluster
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    then came rims/tires: front: 235/40/18 Rear 265/35/18 (going to 245s probably)

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    You'll note at this point it looks HIGH off the ground.. well I agreed

    so:

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    Cut LCAs for QA1 plates
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    Prerunner Leafs (3 inch drop with middle leaf removed)
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    Not Pictured are the 3 inch Beefed blocks and ubolts
    this is what I ended up with:

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    I should probably mention that the QA1s are GMP1s and I'm running 8 inch 565lb springs and that The toxic shocks on the back are PN# 418509

    This is how I put the proportioning valve end.. so far it hasn't broken off haha

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    thats all I got for now ;p
     
  2. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:15 PM
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    Anathollo

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    Nice! I like those rims! :thumbsup:
     
  3. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:16 PM
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    Dmonkey

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    thanks dudes
     
  4. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:18 PM
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    How i love a clean taco that isn't too far from the ground... And i also like lowered tacomas. ;)
     
  5. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:18 PM
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  6. Feb 26, 2010 at 10:35 PM
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    AriZonaD54

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    I like!
     
  7. Mar 18, 2010 at 12:04 PM
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    now in correct location!
     
  8. Mar 18, 2010 at 12:09 PM
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    dont like lowered trucks? ;p thats cool

    I have a Jeep CJ5, you know a 4x4 with a real front axle :D
     
  9. Mar 18, 2010 at 12:47 PM
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    :puke:my tacoma is lower
     
  10. Mar 18, 2010 at 12:51 PM
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    lol nice mike ;p
     
  11. Mar 18, 2010 at 1:02 PM
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    its ok that guys a newb anyways hahaha :jerkoff:
     
  12. Mar 18, 2010 at 1:22 PM
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    haha yeah
     
  13. Mar 18, 2010 at 2:15 PM
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    It definitely is very wrong on a 4x4 or a pre runner, but not a base model. I think it looks pretty good.
     
  14. Apr 13, 2010 at 5:28 PM
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    this has been on for a while now, as of 2-28 lol but
    prerunner lower valance ftw (thanks to ryanjboutin for pickin it up from certifit)
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  15. Apr 20, 2010 at 7:48 PM
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    Looks awesome. I love how clean your truck and most first gen reg cabs look lowered. soo sick
     
  18. Feb 9, 2011 at 10:15 PM
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    thanks man I appreciate it
     
  19. Feb 9, 2011 at 10:18 PM
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    Any plans to boost?
     
  20. Feb 9, 2011 at 10:22 PM
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