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Taco Me Elmo 2002 Black on Black Build thread.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Taco me elmo, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. Jul 28, 2011 at 12:00 AM
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    EL ROJO

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    So is full long travel in ur trucks future?
     
  2. Jul 28, 2011 at 12:04 AM
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    Taco me elmo [OP] Who needs roads?

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    Not 100% on long travel just yet, this is still my daily driver.

    I was thinking a full mid travel setup for now and see where it goes.
     
  3. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:46 AM
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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    hey dude sweet looking truck!

    long travel in the future?

    EDIT: my bad didnt see there was a second page. just long travel it!
     
  4. Aug 1, 2011 at 7:27 PM
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    Taco me elmo

    Taco me elmo [OP] Who needs roads?

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    Added new rear suspension to the first post.

    Next week: Rear bedsides!>!>!>!:eek:
     
  5. Aug 4, 2011 at 10:12 PM
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    NICE!
     
  6. Aug 4, 2011 at 10:37 PM
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    Taco me elmo

    Taco me elmo [OP] Who needs roads?

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    Monday the bedsides go on. :)

    I will most def post pics of that gnarly install.

    Who makes a good simple rear bumper?

    If I cant find anything I will have Speed Freak make me one.
     
  7. Aug 4, 2011 at 10:49 PM
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    Yeah dont go find one , just have one custom made.
     
  8. Aug 12, 2011 at 11:27 PM
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    Taco me elmo

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    Bed sides are on.

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  9. Aug 13, 2011 at 12:39 AM
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    You probably have one of the cleanest tacomas I have ever seen. Keep up the work taco me elmo. lol
     
  10. Aug 13, 2011 at 1:27 AM
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    Looking good yo! Minus fenders our truck have a very similar setup. Have u romped on those icons yet? I love mine! R those lil bed stiffeners where tailgate goes custom or who made em? Thinking bout throwing.g some on mine so I can leave tailgate off for wheeling.
     
  11. Aug 13, 2011 at 3:43 AM
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    Wow, the bed came out great!

    I like the idea of no tailgate and rear bumper, looks really clean!
     
  12. Aug 13, 2011 at 6:09 AM
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    The bed brace a ma bobber thinga ma doo hickies were a creation of Jason Speed freak as he installed the rear glass, They turned out great.

    They are welded and bent for extra stability.

    I am going to run a rear tube bumper soon but in the meantime I pulled the gate and stock stuff off, I chirp the tires a little easier for now though so thats the down side, I must have removed 60-75 lbs back there.
     
  13. Aug 13, 2011 at 6:14 AM
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    That's just the V-tec bro.

    ;)
     
  14. Aug 15, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    Recent pics from today before biking on the trails in Clairemont off the 52.

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  15. Aug 15, 2011 at 10:56 PM
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    Definately a tough truck! I like those gator flares. Very cool Tacoma:) neat bike too-years ago I had a Mount Fuji LTD-miss that one. I just bought a KHS Urban Xpress 24-speed for some therapeutic excercise:) you obviously do some serious trail riding. Good for you man-enjoy the ride!
     
  16. Aug 16, 2011 at 8:00 AM
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    Hey man, do you have any details on the electric fan? Eventually I want to get one for my truck
     
  17. Aug 16, 2011 at 8:22 AM
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  18. Aug 18, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    I really like your truck, I want your suspension setup! lol
     
  19. Aug 18, 2011 at 5:46 PM
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    great looking truck man!

    for the sake of argument though... your CO's are extended travel, not long travel...
     
  20. Aug 18, 2011 at 5:47 PM
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    Rude... haha jk he did say he wanted a mid travel though:confused:
     
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