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Spacers

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MUDEATER69, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. Apr 3, 2009 at 4:48 PM
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    MUDEATER69

    MUDEATER69 [OP] Member

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    O7 TOCOMA 3INCH LIFT WITH 33" TIRES
    REVTECH 3" LIFT,285/75/16 TIRES STOCK RIMS PAINTED BLACK
    What exactly are wheel spacers for?
     
  2. Apr 3, 2009 at 5:04 PM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    Inside: Tint, Wet Okole 1/2 Piped Red/Black Covers, Black Weathertech Digital Fit Mats, URD Short Throw w/ TWM Weighted Knob, USA Spec iPod adapter. Outside: 4300K Retro w/ Angel Eyes and Red Shrouds, 5000K Blazer Fog Light Retrofit, Debadge, Bed Locking Handle, Satin Black Rims Performance: TRD/Steigmeier Blower w/ 2.7 Pulley. 668 Injectors and 320 LPH AEM Fuel pump. URD UCON and 7th Injector. DTLT Headers, URD Y-Pipe, Wicked Flow Muffler. Suspension: Both: OME Shocks Front: 886X's and TC UCAs Rear: Dakars Armor: Relentless Front Bumper Relentless High Clearance Rear w/ Tire/Rotopax Swing Out Relentless Front, Mid, and TCase skids BAMF Diff Skid Recovery and Spares: Fullsize Spare Tire 2x2 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Water Rotopax Warn 9.5XP-S Winch Hi-Lift Extreme 60" Ironman Off-Road Recovery Kit
    They create a larger backspace to move the tires away from UCAs and other stuff under there
     
  3. Apr 3, 2009 at 5:13 PM
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    ERdept

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    Also my car handles better as it has a wider stance. Stock set up made the truck feel tippy. Also truck looks better with the tires wider.
     
  4. Apr 3, 2009 at 5:16 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    X2. Looks more aggressive!;)
     
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