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Strangest mods/things people do to their vehicles!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MakoTacoma, Dec 16, 2011.

  1. Dec 16, 2011 at 4:44 PM
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    MakoTacoma

    MakoTacoma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I've spent a lot of time on the road and always laugh or shake my head when I see some strange things people do to/with their vehicles. Post 'em if you got 'em.

    Here's mine:

    Insanely lifted van...
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    Early 70's LeMans/GTO towing a huge party boat...
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    Biggest stacks I've seen...
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    Poor Corvette...even the seats were pink... (Breast Cancer Awareness)

    [​IMG]
     
  2. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:14 PM
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    AWorthyOpponent

    AWorthyOpponent Member Caught Off Road

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    TRD Catback Exhaust
    It's a ROUSH...

    [​IMG]
     
  3. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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    toughtaco

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    TRD CAI, MBRP dual exhaust, PIAA headlights and driving lights, 5% limo tint, 3 inch Skyjacker lift , AFE throttle body spacer, 285/70/17 BF Goodright AT TA KO, Grillcraft MX with PIAA's behind the grill, anytime fog light mod, reverse camera anytime mod, and PIAA fog lights on the rear bumper anytime mod light bar behind back window with truck lights for reverse assistance, Optima Red Top Battery, Onza 3x5" LEd reverse lights attached to light bar behind cab
    This ought to be good!!!!!
     
  4. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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  5. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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    ouyin2000

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    ought*
     
  6. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:16 PM
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    toughtaco

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    TRD CAI, MBRP dual exhaust, PIAA headlights and driving lights, 5% limo tint, 3 inch Skyjacker lift , AFE throttle body spacer, 285/70/17 BF Goodright AT TA KO, Grillcraft MX with PIAA's behind the grill, anytime fog light mod, reverse camera anytime mod, and PIAA fog lights on the rear bumper anytime mod light bar behind back window with truck lights for reverse assistance, Optima Red Top Battery, Onza 3x5" LEd reverse lights attached to light bar behind cab
    ought...... should I sound it out??? It was a really long day.
     
  7. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:16 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Stick on hood scoop from Autozone.
    You read my mind. :)
     
  8. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    *corrected.... I am honestly a very good speller.......
     
  9. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:49 PM
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    MakoTacoma

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    Lifted the Mustang to fit the wheels I wonder?? Waste...
     
  10. Dec 16, 2011 at 6:55 PM
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    Gabassman

    Gabassman Drive it like a 4WD

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    He is looking pissed. WTF you takin my picture fo
     
  11. Dec 16, 2011 at 8:42 PM
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    ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 Write your love, Then your anger.

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    That van would be sick to own on a big chunk of land! Corvettes cool in its own way. The stacks are pretty ridiculous. I dont have a picture but i had a friend who drove a Honda Accord and he dumped like 800 bucks to have a nice exhaust with a cutoff installed... HOW STUPID, we were messing around one day at a light and i took off in the tacoma and he was about at my tail light and all the sudden you hear him lay off the throttle, Flip his switch and he went from V-tec.... to VVVVVVVTECCCC!!!! lol and he literally gained maybe 2" on me before i let off and let him blow by me.
     
  12. Dec 16, 2011 at 10:38 PM
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    Banks Monster Exhaust, aFe ProGuard 7, 3M Film, UnderCoating, alpine 920 headunit, alpine 6.5 components, 20% tint all around, JL Stealthbox, PDX-V9 Amp, Avid Lightbar, Avid Sliders, Full Metal JackRabbit Tonneau, TRD S/C
    Huh?
     
  13. Dec 16, 2011 at 11:01 PM
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    htowntaco23

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    X2
     
  14. Dec 16, 2011 at 11:05 PM
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    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    VTEC KICKIN IN
     
  15. Dec 16, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    Theres a guy that lives below me back on the BI who cut a hole in his hood and routed his intake cone through it. he drives a old civic hatch.


    stupidity knows no bounds
     
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    WINNER!
     
  17. Dec 17, 2011 at 1:13 AM
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    Saw this little gem at Lowe's the other day.
     
  18. Dec 17, 2011 at 1:16 AM
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    I can count body parts from at least 3 vehicles that's great! I bet the owner can talk for days about the build and his future plans for it. Haha
     
  19. Dec 17, 2011 at 5:10 AM
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    MakoTacoma

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    Saw this one... Good as bondo!

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  20. Dec 17, 2011 at 5:12 AM
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    MakoTacoma

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    Wow... people.
     
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