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RenoTacoma's Mid-travel build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by RenoTacoma, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. RelentlessTaco

    RelentlessTaco Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    Ha I've ran 2 sets now, and i'm convinced there are several better tires out there for the money.
    The Grabber AT2 is a good choice, but if it were me, I'd definitely rock some 285's since youre lifted now. The 265's are less than an inch taller than the stock tires. I even think 285's/33's are too small, hence why I went to 35's on my 07 with 3" lift. :p
    Even look at Randy's 255/85's. They're a true 33 and dont even look very big on his lifted rig.
     
  2. la0d0g

    la0d0g Its 4 o’clock somewhere

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    Yeah, I vote 285s too...












    KM2s :p
     
  3. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    [​IMG]

    Am I doing it right? :goingcrazy:
     
  4. 4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    3" OME lift 885s & Dakars riding on 33" KM2s Click the sig pic to see the build thread .
    I got a full 3" front & rear.
    Trying not to pollute you thread with pics of mine, here's what it looks like without any flex.
    [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  5. 4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    That depends on if you installed the all pro 3in leaf pack or not.
    The front looks good , the rear looks low (or Bro).
     
  6. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    Dont sweat it about the pictures :drool:

    I have about 200lbs of soap in the back, thus a major bro lean :eek:
    Btw Im still stock in the back for now
     
  7. 4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    That's why I cropped them down to just the tires & wheel wells.
    200lbs of soap & still stock in the back, I was hoping it was something like that.
     
  8. maxamillion2345

    maxamillion2345 Go home if you don't like guns liquor and whores.

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  9. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    I ended up getting the 265/70/17 General grabber at2s, they look great. I also have some cool stuff in the works :anonymous:
     
  10. Steezyskis

    Steezyskis I ski I work I'm rad

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    Still need them 1.25" wheel spacers? You got first dibs if so.
     
  11. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    Yea, Im just broke after those tires :eek:
     
  12. 4Wheelin4Banger

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    You don't need them for that size. Are you just getting them for the wider stance? All 4 or just the front?
     
  13. Steezyskis

    Steezyskis I ski I work I'm rad

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    I have all four. With two sets of lug nuts. One set never used. When I got my lift on, the stock 265s I had on there looked small so I put my dads stock 17" tundra wheels with 285s. Stock backspacing so I got the 1.25" WSs to give it a wider stance. (didn't have money for new wheels and tires at the time.) then before winter hit I was able to get new wheels and tires. Wheels with 4.5 backspacing was pretty much the same as stock wheels with the 1.25" WSs. So I was mainly using them for backspacing so my truck would look a little more aggressive. And it did, just enough so when I parked next to stock tacomas you could deffinetly tell the difference. Plus the tires are tucked on there so far. I think it looks good when the tire stick out to the fender or past. But not to far then it looks ghey..........
     
  14. Steezyskis

    Steezyskis I ski I work I'm rad

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    Don't sweat it man I'll hold on to em as long as you need. I'm in no hurry to sell them.
     
  15. RenoTacoma

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    Sweet :D
    Sounds good, and yes I do want the wider stance.
     
  16. RenoTacoma

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    [​IMG]
    Heres a decent picture with the lift and new tires.
    I found a mud puddle :anonymous:
     
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    You still planning on doing a specific "performance" mod?
     
  18. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    Yes I do, just not now. Down the road in a few years most definitely. Either Urd or trd :gossip:
     
  19. 4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    Looking good Sloan. A much better pic than the 200lb of soap Bromobile. Have you tried Pyramid Puddle yet. There's a vid of me doing it in my build thread.
     
  20. RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma [OP] Petrol head

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    I have not, I did see your video. Ill have to try it some time :D
     
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