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stock or mod?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by vtragweed, Jan 8, 2009.

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how do you like it?

  1. keep stock

    65 vote(s)
    34.4%
  2. add power

    124 vote(s)
    65.6%
  1. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:02 PM
    #1
    vtragweed

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    does everyone here add performance mods or do most people like to keep stock?
     
  2. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    I really like my TRD intake and Exhaust, but thats all I have so far
     
  3. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:10 PM
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    senor taco

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    did u install the trd mods and what the run ya?
     
  4. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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    Packman73

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    I just have the TRD exhaust.
     
  5. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:12 PM
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    mpreiss

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    all i have now is the ole' k&n filter. but hopefully soon have dual exhaust and headers.;)
     
  6. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:12 PM
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    Khaos

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    I of course like extra power, but right now my priority is getting the truck lifted and protected.
     
  7. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    mpreiss

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    have you had that on since you've owned it or added it later? the reason i ask is i was just curious if you noticed a big difference.
     
  8. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    08WhiteTRD

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    I have not done anything to it right now but I will be in the future. I will probably just do exhuast and intake. After I get it paid off though I will be throwing in a supercharger.
     
  9. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:13 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    not sure i fully understand "the trd mods". The intake was $349 and the exhaust was $409.
     
  10. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    my plans too!
     
  11. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:27 PM
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    Packman73

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    Naw, I bought the truck as is with 6800 miles. The first owner built it.
     
  12. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:37 PM
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    roxspin72

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    Oh Yeah!!!
    Does not have to always be power. Our trucks are awesome stock. Some may just want a different look, stance, wheels, etc...

    Others want speed, sound, performance susp...

    Anyhow, leave it stock if you plan on trading or selling soon. Or not, but we must admit, some of us just cant settle for stock. Damn, I am on my third intake coming soon.

    Read my Sig:D:D:D

    It's all up to you, but there's no turning back:eek:
     
  13. Jan 8, 2009 at 6:58 PM
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    This is a Tacoma enthusiasts site.
     
  14. Jan 8, 2009 at 8:47 PM
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    derekabraham

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    If I had money, I would add.
     
  15. Jan 8, 2009 at 9:50 PM
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    VinceXR

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    Mods, Mods and more mods. They don't all have to be perfomance mods, make your truck look different than everything else on the street.
    Anything that gives you more power is always good tho.
     
  16. Jan 9, 2009 at 2:35 AM
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    ph16drive

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    I don't have a problem with power mods but I'm older with a family now and modding more for comfort/appearance. It's a truck and for where I live, there's no reason to have more power because either you're driving in snow or you're stuck behind some blue-hair.
     
  17. Jan 9, 2009 at 3:58 AM
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    Janster

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    I wouldn't necessarily call it 'performance' mods....

    I have an AFE drop-in air filter and flowmaster dual kit. That's it.

    I still consider it 'stock'.
     
  18. Jan 9, 2009 at 4:11 AM
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    Delmarva

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    Nada, Zip, Zilch, Nothing
    Stock baby... :D

    Only thing I'll add in the future is an exhaust... but not necessarily for performance -- just the look of duals and sound.
     
  19. Jan 9, 2009 at 4:30 AM
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    Burns

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    I am poor so no power adders for me. :D
     
  20. Jan 9, 2009 at 8:59 AM
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