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Skid Row Skid Plate on 1st Gen.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by mwild, Apr 16, 2010.

  1. mwild

    mwild [OP] I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    I tried searching it and came up with nothing. Is anyone running these skid plates on their truck. How is the quality. How is the fit and do they work with a 1 inch diff drop. I am thinking about getting them for my 04. Any imput or pics would be great. Thanks.
     
  2. mwild

    mwild [OP] I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    mwild [OP] I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    I just ordered the skids. I hope they work good the price seemed right.
     
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  5. mwild

    mwild [OP] I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    I hope so. I distroyed my stock ones last i when wheeling so i hope these hold up.
     
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    Edit - Duh....I'm thinking T case plate...carry on...
     
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    Well, how are they holding up to abuse??
     
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    This is a way old thread. I've seen skid row skids on a few trucks that have held up to abuse really well. They are essentially the same design as budbuilts and the same material so I don't think you're going to have a problem with them.
     
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    Right on, I saw the date on the posts- just wondering. There are quite a few brands of skids out there I'm debating.
     
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    IMO skidrow skids are better built then budbuilt.. they have two extra supports on the front skid that I find to be very vital in a front skid plate... and I have a full set that I have beat the shit out of
     
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    Just be aware that if you have a 1st Gen Tacoma with 2.7L AND automatic transmission, the tranny skidplate will not work. The x-members on those trucks, like mine, are 2 inches further apart than other Tacomas.
     
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    I also have Skid Row skids, they are pretty stout and well built.
     
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