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reg cab frame the same as ext cabs?

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by chad68, Nov 22, 2011.

  1. Nov 22, 2011 at 8:49 PM
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    chad68

    chad68 [OP] Master Jedi Member I am...

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    I suppose I could go to the dealer and crawl under their Tacomas and measure.

    The traction bar bracket that is circled in red, is about 50-52" from the front of the U bolts. my question...

    Is the frame on the ext cabs the same dimensions in that spot as a regular cab?

    What I mean is about 8-10 inches behind that bracket (green mark) is where the frame curves upward. Trying to see if that curve is the same distance from the U bolts on both cab styles.


    Does anything I said make sense?

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  2. Nov 26, 2011 at 12:13 PM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

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    Taco pictured is the longest.
     
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