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Stupid Question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Maple85, May 23, 2009.

  1. May 23, 2009 at 5:53 PM
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    Maple85

    Maple85 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Lots to come at some point. Hopefully soon.
    So I just bought a used set of stock TRD wheels and tires. I want to put them on my truck and get those steelies off! Can I just pull out the jack kit and put those tires on myself or should I take it to a shop and pay 35 bucks? Other then getting those lugnuts on nice and tight is there anything else that I would have to do?:eek:
     
  2. May 23, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    Brunes

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    You should be able to swap them yourself....Make sure the lugs are tightened down right...and check them again in a few days..
     
  3. May 23, 2009 at 6:23 PM
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    Rangerpeterson

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    Just like changing a spare tire... but with new ones. Kind of a pain in the buut without jack stands but if I were you I'd do it myself. Plus you'll get good practice...
     
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