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Project: Jeep

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by chris4x4, Apr 7, 2014.

  1. Apr 7, 2014 at 3:06 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Figured I would start one of these things to document my incredibly slow mod process of the Jeep. First.......The Jeep:

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    Current mods:
    Hot Heads head liners
    Rugged Ridge grill mesh


    A while back, we got a new vendor, GotExhaust.com. I've spoke with the owner, Andy, many times on the phone (he'll say TOO many times, I have no doubt), and we discussed different intakes, exhaust, etc. for the Tacoma. We got to talking about the Donaldson Air Filters. Being as I think most intakes are personal choice for sound, and I haven't found ANY air filter that filters better than OEM, this piqued my interest. I think the Donaldson air filters are among the best in filtration, and flow. I have used them in farm, and heavy equipment applications for years. Andy informed me they have a vehicle application now. WHAT!!?? IM IN! He wanted me to try it out, and do some testing on it. Well.....That's kinda like asking Rosie O'Donnell if she wants another cookie...FUCK YES! So, the air filter comes with a Corsa Performance intake. Meh.....I don't care too much what it comes with, as Im more concerned with the filter, but being this is on a Jeep, I'll perform the same testing, sans dyno runs, as I no longer have the liberal access to one, as I once did. And Bob isn't paying us as much as he used too......."bad economy" according to him. Anyway, The air filter results will apply to the Tacoma, as filtering capability is filtering capability. Doesn't matter what is sucking in the air behind the filter. This info will benefit anyone who wants an air filter, on an intake, that actually FILTERS THE AIR. Here is some pics!



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    Front:

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    Back:

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    Installed in the Jeep:

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    Cyclone rocklights, and C3 flood lights installed



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    Quadratec LED Headlights also:


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    Have the LZR Cubes installed also, but need to get pics...

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  2. Apr 7, 2014 at 3:10 PM
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    AR15xAR10

    AR15xAR10 Aka: "RainbowPuke"

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    Poor Man's TRD Pro: TSB leafs, rear 5100s, front 5100s set on 0" with OME883x coils with Headstrong Offroad driver's side spacer, new OEM rear bumpstops, ubolts, and hardware. WeatherTech Floor liners (front and rear), AVS vent visors, OEM Bed Mat, TRD (oiled) air filter, OEM bed extender brackets, ultragauge MX1.3 with trans temp, remote start, Hankook Dynapro ATMs in LT245/75R16E, OEM Tow Package hitch, Chrome bumper plasti derp'd matte black, Grom Ipod interface, quickfists on custom bedrail mount to hold axe/shovel, EBC Dimpled/slotted rotors with Duralast Gold ceramic no dust pads, rokblokz regular mud flaps with black hardware, superbrightleds map and dome LED lights, rear diff breather relocation mod, redline tuning Elite stainless hood struts, AFE Mach Force XP 2.5" stainless catback, Ionic Soft Trifold Tonneau, OEM LED tail lights, amazon LED reverse light mod, FULL synthetic fluids (BG Racing/Mobil 1), TOYWERX Custom thin lip satoshi, Trail Toys gas tank skid, TRD Shift knob, BAMF behind the grill light bar mound, K&N Washable Cabin air filter, custom dents/scratches, and many STEEKERS.
    I gots to watch Mr. Chris :spy:

    :D jeeps suck
     
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  3. Apr 7, 2014 at 4:54 PM
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    JeepAndrew

    JeepAndrew Keeping the lights on since 2006

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    Because Jeep :cool:
     
  4. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:00 PM
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    Bennett707

    Bennett707 Buy my truck

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  5. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:08 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    there wont be any spiders in my Jeep/. :cool:

    Its the Heep 4 door.....wait......BASTARD!
     
  6. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:08 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    :woot:
     
  7. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:14 PM
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  8. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:22 PM
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  9. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:40 PM
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  10. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:42 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Its in the "Other Builds" section....report deleted.
     
  11. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:45 PM
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    New thread to derp up :yay:
     
  12. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:46 PM
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    ChamYota Crash Bandicoot Or Groot, Just Depends

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    Shits gonna get real up in this bish.. :spy: :woot:
     
  13. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:47 PM
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  14. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:49 PM
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    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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  15. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:52 PM
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  16. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:54 PM
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    :rolleyes:

    Worth it
     
  17. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:55 PM
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    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Please.....You'll start texting me, and have Jasmine beg me to let you back on..........
     
  18. Apr 7, 2014 at 5:56 PM
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    You're lucky I'm working on the Nova right now..
     
  20. Apr 7, 2014 at 6:05 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Another vehicle you cant keep running? Have you thought of taking it to a mechanic?
     
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