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ruggedT's Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by ruggedT, Jun 18, 2012.

  1. Oct 6, 2013 at 6:39 PM
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    ruggedT

    ruggedT [OP] The Sticker Guy Vendor

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    Love them so far. Havnt had them in the rocks yet... snow soon hopefully :D
     
  2. Oct 6, 2013 at 6:50 PM
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    tacoma89

    tacoma89 Money Pit

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    Check build in sig.
    Guess you didn't get lucky on opening day.?.
     
  3. Oct 6, 2013 at 6:58 PM
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    ruggedT

    ruggedT [OP] The Sticker Guy Vendor

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    Nope... didnt see anything but that squirrel that keeps tripping the camera. Moving the stand up top near the roads prob on Wends. Taking my brother out there to show him around... he's home!
     
  4. Oct 6, 2013 at 7:15 PM
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    Might meet you up there wed
     
  5. Oct 7, 2013 at 8:58 AM
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    ruggedT

    ruggedT [OP] The Sticker Guy Vendor

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    Sounds good.






    And god damn allpro bumper!!! Its freaking peeling all over. Guess their new PC didnt work. Lasted much longer than the 1st one I guess

    [​IMG]
     
  6. Oct 9, 2013 at 6:01 PM
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    Question about your old XD monsters you had...what did you make those black circles out of where you ditched the center caps....looks a lot better then running none and I am beginning to hate my Monsters.
     
  7. Oct 9, 2013 at 6:07 PM
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    Bad ass truck!
     
  8. Oct 9, 2013 at 7:56 PM
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    ruggedT [OP] The Sticker Guy Vendor

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    They were made out of an old street sign. Any sort of thin metal would work


    Thanks!
     
  9. Oct 25, 2013 at 7:50 AM
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    ruggedT [OP] The Sticker Guy Vendor

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    Truck is off for another alignment today. Spending way too much money on that shit compared to how much I drive the thing.

    I have noticed no matter where I take it there's always space around the alignment cams. Even looking at the gussets offered by a few companies there's still space on one side or the other... which on a hard hit they're going to move. Either they arn't using the correct size spacer or only one option is available. Going to give the 8 cams a tack weld today after I check everything to keep them from moving. Shouldnt be a problem to knock the tack out if I need an alignment later on. Hell one of them the little ears are almost flat :mad:

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  10. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:13 AM
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    Do you guys have a firestone out there? I paid $199 for lifetime alignment.
    Well worth it.
     
  11. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:24 AM
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    We do; I want a more perm fix over taking it to the shop monthly after I take it out and go over a bump and it knocks out of wack
     
  12. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:27 AM
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    NYCO

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    curious to see what you think of the tars in the snow

    saw a set of 295s in the snow and they didn't do too well...liked to get buried and slide a lot...turned me off of them and side with the 34 mtrs.

    low pressure and siping should help though..

    285/75 is such a great size...wish more offered that size
     
  13. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:33 AM
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    Yea im waiting to find out myself... I heard they did pretty good but we shall see. 34 is the perfect size imo. They clear things by so little its almost like they were made for the yota's
     
  14. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:34 AM
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    yup..34 FTW! :D
     
  15. Oct 25, 2013 at 8:54 AM
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    But you'll save more money in the long run with the lifetime alignment. So far, I've had 2 alignments. 2 more and it starts paying for itself.
     
  16. Oct 25, 2013 at 9:48 AM
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    lookinggood really like the xd wheels
     
  17. Oct 27, 2013 at 8:35 PM
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    Ditto, I've had 3 done this year and need to take it in again.
     
  18. Oct 27, 2013 at 8:44 PM
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    Then lifetime pays for itself. Doesn' make sense to pay separate everytime when you can just pay $199 flat for lifetime.
     
  19. Oct 27, 2013 at 8:45 PM
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    I agree, I think I paid $180 for mine.
     
  20. Oct 27, 2013 at 8:49 PM
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    Oh. Thought you disagreed.
     
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