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Taco76087's 1988 4runner Build

Discussion in '4Runner Builds' started by Taco76087, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    Rust doesn't scare me. I have something in mind I want to try out. As long as the skin is straight and the handle works. I'm not interested in the window or motor.
     
  2. tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    Any updates here?
     
  3. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Bent frame. I put the red 4runners interior in it. The wheels got sold. There are plans in store. :spy:

    I can post some pics tonight.
     
  4. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Some Build Progress

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  5. alexmxman185

    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    Black grille guard with mounted kc road lights, 31x9.5x15 AT on stock rims. My future mod list: new white front bumper, Fat Bobs 2.75 spacer lift with rear AAL, american racing Flat Black Rims, 32x11.5x15 BFG A/T, satoshi grille with road lights mounted behind it, 8000k HID for all lights, 1'' Body Lift, new window tint, blacked out headlights and taillights, custom hood scoop, weather tech floor liners, LED dash cluster replacement, Front bilstein shocks, 40 series flowmaster, paint all my badges black.
    Think I might pull the trigger on this 84' 4runner I found. I will for sure be calling you for help :woot:
     
  6. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Dude that's awesome, have any pics?
     
  7. alexmxman185

    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    Black grille guard with mounted kc road lights, 31x9.5x15 AT on stock rims. My future mod list: new white front bumper, Fat Bobs 2.75 spacer lift with rear AAL, american racing Flat Black Rims, 32x11.5x15 BFG A/T, satoshi grille with road lights mounted behind it, 8000k HID for all lights, 1'' Body Lift, new window tint, blacked out headlights and taillights, custom hood scoop, weather tech floor liners, LED dash cluster replacement, Front bilstein shocks, 40 series flowmaster, paint all my badges black.
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    Its an 84'. Do you know what year models are interchangeable with it?
     
  8. alexmxman185

    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    Black grille guard with mounted kc road lights, 31x9.5x15 AT on stock rims. My future mod list: new white front bumper, Fat Bobs 2.75 spacer lift with rear AAL, american racing Flat Black Rims, 32x11.5x15 BFG A/T, satoshi grille with road lights mounted behind it, 8000k HID for all lights, 1'' Body Lift, new window tint, blacked out headlights and taillights, custom hood scoop, weather tech floor liners, LED dash cluster replacement, Front bilstein shocks, 40 series flowmaster, paint all my badges black.
    They told me the caurb. on it was having issues and I need rear seats for it and ill probably have to end up replacing some other parts hear and there.
     
  9. tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    I probably know where some rear seats will be available pretty soon; as for the carb, "issues" is a pretty vague problem. If it is carbed you could get it running and swap it to propane later. Another route you could go is also doing a 22R-E swap later on; but that is all down the road if you get it.

    <<< Robert's thread has been jacked; but it should be ok because he should probably start a new thread for the 4Runner he is keeping and not the one that is getting scrapped out>>>
     
  10. Taco76087

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    Lol that is a really nice looking 4runner and for the price, you can't go wrong.

    Yeah I should probably make a build for the real one :spy:

    Thanks for your help today Zech :thumbsup:
     
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    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    No problem; it was a good day even if we didn't get to work on your rig. Megan didn't quite share my exctitement about the welder when I got home; but she will come around, lol.
     
  12. tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    22r......?
     
  14. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    have no idea what it is....

    Cant I just fix the carb and be good to go.....? lol.:confused:
     
  16. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    22r and the 22r series of engines are probably The most bullet proof engines ever made.
     
  17. alexmxman185

    alexmxman185 Keepin' it dirty in Texas

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    now that you say that ill probably try and make the swap for one lol.
     
  18. tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    Yeah, doing some research into it. From everything I have seen it is a very good upgrade. Looks like I probably should of picked a set up yesterday, lol. Probably wouldn't be putting them on for a month or so; but they were pretty cheap yesterday. :rolleyes:

    Guess that gives us a reason to go back. :D
     
  19. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Bobbed it a little while back, the rear of the 4runner was killing me on the trails

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  20. Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    A few updates

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