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sr5 shocks vs trd billys

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by LVTacoma, Mar 22, 2010.

  1. Mar 22, 2010 at 9:47 AM
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    LVTacoma

    LVTacoma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    looking to improve my trucks suspension until I can afford LT. Have and base prerunnrer with the base shocks front/rear with 3" spacer. Worth temporarily picking up one of the many used TRD shocks on the boards to improve for now? Or just save up for aftermarket coilovers?
     
  2. Mar 22, 2010 at 12:07 PM
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    yosh2000

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    if your doing LT, no use in wasting $800-1000 on coilovers as an intermediate step. the TRDs may marginally help, but i would say just use that $150 towards your needed ext brake lines or limit straps.
     
  3. Mar 22, 2010 at 12:11 PM
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    Brunes

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    DC or New Jersey - Depends on the day....
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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
    Yeah...Save every penny you can to LT it. Forget about intermediate stuff...That is just money spent that coulda been used for your ultimate goal.

    If you gotta spend the money right now- Get a smaller piece of the whole kit and hang on to it until you have everything.
     
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