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Tacomas in snow

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by Tommigumm, Sep 6, 2008.

  1. Sep 8, 2008 at 11:16 AM
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    Burns

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    I don't think any of the old crew from last couple of tacoberfest's are going, myself included (I am NJTacoma on CT btw).
     
  2. Sep 8, 2008 at 11:37 AM
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    i am so jealous. no way it would ever snow that much here in georgia.
     
  3. Sep 8, 2008 at 11:43 AM
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    Toy4Life

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    Those are some bad-ass photos and videos! Doubt my Tacoma will ever see something so extreme, but it has seen snow.
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  4. Sep 8, 2008 at 12:22 PM
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    CraigTRD

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    Oh Hey NJ! ;)

    Toy4Life, nice pic. :D
     
  5. Sep 8, 2008 at 6:56 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    It fired up but it didn´t run well for about 1 and a half hour the fuel was frozen in the pipes:D
     
  6. Sep 8, 2008 at 6:58 PM
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    CraigTRD

    CraigTRD Canadian in the South

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    Well come on, that isn't a Tacoma problem. ;)
     
  7. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:02 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    I live in a little town cald Grindavík it´s about 30 miles from Reykjavík
    How long are you staying for?
     
  8. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:05 PM
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    CraigTRD

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    Can you rent Tacoma's there???????????????
     
  9. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:12 PM
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    Thanks Craig.
     
  10. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:12 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    The man who ownes this Tacoma worked on mine

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  11. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:14 PM
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    Nice!!! That's the 1st, 1st gen Icelandic Tacoma I've seen. I like it!
     
  12. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:16 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    I don´t think so Sorry :(but I culd arange a trip on some glacier :D
     
  13. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:28 PM
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    CraigTRD

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    Tell him that those tires do look like flotation devices, but they arent! ;)

    AWESOME! how about IN a Tacoma?
     
  14. Sep 8, 2008 at 7:31 PM
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    CraigTRD

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    Who are you planning on going with? You better let me know if you get to the point where you are like 85% sure, or greater.
     
  15. Sep 8, 2008 at 8:11 PM
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  16. Sep 9, 2008 at 2:57 AM
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    Did you get the suspension TSB?


    Just kidding . . .


    And I complain about Ohio winters, well I used to until I got the Taco.
     
  17. Sep 9, 2008 at 11:18 AM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    :D
     
  18. Sep 15, 2008 at 5:33 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    Tacoma at home

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  19. Sep 16, 2008 at 7:27 AM
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    montgomery_30824

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    is that a radar gun on the top of your bed cover?
     
  20. Sep 16, 2008 at 2:09 PM
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    Tommigumm

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    It has a 4-link system in the back, extra fuel tank it´s 35 gallons and a fulepump so you can fill the orgina tank while driving, it has a 4:88 and a front air lock, it has ranco 9000 shocs in the back and 3" light racing struts in the front, Artick trucks tires 38"x15,5" we had to change the brake system and use brake pumps from landcruser 80 and the brakedisk is built by artick trucks in Iceland ,we did this so we could use 15"x14" wheels for better flote on the snow when you let the air out, It has a lift kit about 2" only on the boddy and then the flairs and running bords,2x air pumps one for the tires and one fore the locker, KN filter, fluricent lights under the car and some lights in the front. inside is the GPS, VHF, CB, and NMT phone and I can´t remember anything else
    :) it´s a searchlight
     
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