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Racerunner shocks on Craigslist, are they worth it?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by TacomaDan, May 2, 2009.

  1. May 2, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    TacomaDan

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    I found these on Craigslist and i wanted to know what you guys though. Racerunner 2.0 shocks. Are they worth the effort? Looking to replace a spacer lift with a real suspension lift.'

    Edit: Silly me... i forgot the link

    http://phoenix.craigslist.org/evl/pts/1151503171.html
     
  2. May 2, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    looks like a decent buy. I'd get them rebuilt before putting them on your truck to ensure the best ride and most life out of them.
     
  3. May 2, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    TacomaDan

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    So what would be the biggest difference from the 2.0 to the 2.5? just curious
     
  4. May 2, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    I'm confused- Do you have a truck now?? (Your profile says otherwise...)

    Are you planning on getting a 1st Gen taco when you do return??
     
  5. May 2, 2009 at 7:10 PM
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    Yes i do plan on getting a truck. I'm looking at one right now.
     
  6. May 2, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    Definately get the rebuilt i would try and get a better price on them.
     
  7. May 2, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    Find out the mileage and +1 on getting them rebuilt.
     
  8. May 2, 2009 at 7:46 PM
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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    the difference btw the 2" and 2.5" is going to be oil capacity, dampening, and ability to resist fading when off road with the 2.5's having the upper hand. Not to say the 2.0's are bad, just a little more for mild to moderate offroad and street driving than hard and fast desert driving.
     
  9. May 2, 2009 at 7:52 PM
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    those should be good for me. i'm not going to do any killer off road stuff. just when i take my dirtbike out.
     
  10. May 2, 2009 at 8:01 PM
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    does anyone know how much it costs to have the rebuilt?
     
  11. May 2, 2009 at 8:29 PM
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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    Maybe contact Sonny at Down South motorsports. I think I read somewhere they do revalve jobs quick and at good prices.
     
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