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She's lifted!!!

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by badguybuster, Jun 16, 2010.

  1. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:05 PM
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    badguybuster

    badguybuster [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I finally got the lift on my 2008 Tundra. I toyed with a lot of different options and finally went with Bilstein 5100's set at 2.5" plus a toytec 1/2" spacer and the Toytec AAL in the rear. I also installed the Toytect Diff Drop. The ride feels so much better, more solid/stable. I am sitting at 39.5" in the front and 40" in the rear. I did try a little experiment. After installing the front stuff I took it for a test drive. All the traction controls went nuts, so I then installed the AAL's...poof...problems went away. Interesting? I included some pics of the UCA's and CV's. What do think of the angles?

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  2. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    hendooman

    hendooman The Stroker Ace

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    Wow looks good, I might be a little jealous. Thanks for sharing. IMO the angles look good
     
  3. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:11 PM
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    ToucanV13

    ToucanV13 You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    Sick bro! Glad this one is coming around for you!
     
  4. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:27 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Thanks. I am a lot happier now that the lift is on. Gotta get that top painted tho.
     
  5. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:33 PM
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    HondaGM

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    very nice rig
     
  6. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:33 PM
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    ToucanV13

    ToucanV13 You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    The contrast is good with the rocker panels, I would just match it to that IMHO
     
  7. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:39 PM
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    ilg

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    Now you just need some bigger rubber!
     
  8. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:57 PM
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    Blue

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    looks good man :thumbsup:
     
  9. Jun 16, 2010 at 7:58 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    need new tires dude
     
  10. Jun 16, 2010 at 8:24 PM
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    Packman73

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    x2 on the tires but looks great. :cool:
     
  11. Jun 16, 2010 at 11:06 PM
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    CVs look real good.
     
  12. Jun 16, 2010 at 11:10 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    looks good, as do all the angles in the pics.
     
  13. Jun 17, 2010 at 4:12 AM
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    Hey, thanks guys. I know I need new tires but I just bought those a few weeks back so its gonna have to wait a while.
     
  14. Jun 17, 2010 at 4:57 AM
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    Looks good man! Im liking the red and black theme.
     
  15. Jun 17, 2010 at 10:32 AM
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    u know i aways thought the tundras were ugly ....but after seeing some lifted ones i really have began to like them...i kinda want to trade my taco in for one
     
  16. Jun 17, 2010 at 11:12 AM
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    wiscdave Lets Do It!

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    Any vibes issues on the tundies after a 2.5 lift? What is the highest you can go on stock UCAs? Biggest tire you can clear on 2.5?

    All full of questions after seeing that beast.
     
  17. Jun 17, 2010 at 11:21 AM
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    Kinda got a negative A-Team vibe going. I like it, good looking truck
     
  18. Jun 17, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    *Sniff* .... Such a beautiful truck... Such a beautiful sight to see. I LOVE YOUR TRUCK MAN!
     
  19. Jun 17, 2010 at 11:32 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Are you planning on color-matching the topper?

    Not really my style the way it sits now, but the lift looks good.
     
  20. Jun 17, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    Paul's TRD

    Paul's TRD I'm Not Your F***ing Brother

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    You most def need to get some bigger tires and paint match that camper next. But nice truck.
     
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