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Suspension Question Off Road vs Sport

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by intense, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. Jan 25, 2011 at 3:44 PM
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    intense

    intense [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Been looking at 2011's question, is there any suspension difference on TRD Off Road vs TRD Sport ?
     
  2. Jan 25, 2011 at 3:52 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    ^^ and progressive coils on the OR. shocks and leafs are the same.
     
  3. Jan 25, 2011 at 3:59 PM
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    BartStar

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    Whats better?
     
  4. Jan 25, 2011 at 4:04 PM
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    BirdTRD

    BirdTRD Unsuspectingly striking from above

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    Depends who you ask. Its based on your needs/wishes. I prefer OR.
     
  5. Jan 25, 2011 at 6:20 PM
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    intense

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    Thanks, a friend has OR with 3in. toytec spacer and block and rides like a dream. Just wondering if the sport would do the same ?
     
  6. Jan 25, 2011 at 6:24 PM
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    jdkeller

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    Would ride the same. The differences are very subtle.
     
  7. Jan 26, 2011 at 10:24 AM
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    thinkingman

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    Foglights are for fog, not oncoming traffic!
    17 vs 16" wheel/tire package will also make a difference. You rarely benefit from bigger wheels.
     
  8. Jan 26, 2011 at 1:04 PM
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    lynyrd3

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    Look at Toyota.com:rolleyes:
     
  9. Jan 26, 2011 at 2:10 PM
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    I think for most people, the decision between Off Road vs Sport rarely hinges on suspension work. Most of that stuff can be easily replaced if you don't like it. The deciding factor is usually the other stuff like Locker vs LSD.
     
  10. Jan 26, 2011 at 2:23 PM
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    thinkingman

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    Foglights are for fog, not oncoming traffic!
    don't forget the hood scoop!:rolleyes:
     
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