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The Dark Knight Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Dark Knight, Dec 18, 2008.

  1. Mar 7, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight [OP] East Bound and Down

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    Mission accomplished! Sorry, crappy cell pics and not many, forgot my good camera. I will get good pics of it up tomorrow when I get it cleaned up. Ride quality is great! Lovin it so far.
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  2. Mar 7, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight [OP] East Bound and Down

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    I will also note that a spacer lift will never go back on any truck I own. One of the studs in the passenger side spacer was completely broken and only held in place by rust, two others just broke off as I was un-bolting them with the air wrench.
     
  3. Mar 7, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    sweet dude! :thumbsup:
     
  4. Mar 8, 2009 at 12:48 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    I think the front lift comes out to 2.75" and the total rear lift is 2.5 (before spring settling)
    This Kit Rocks!!
     
  5. Mar 8, 2009 at 1:38 PM
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    ToyoRunner

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    nice work!
     
  6. Mar 8, 2009 at 1:43 PM
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    silver07taco

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    Lookin good, Nice work:thumbsup:
     
  7. Mar 9, 2009 at 4:04 AM
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    longbow

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    Man that looks great, nice job!!!!
    Hopefully will see it in person later this month...:thumbsup:
     
  8. Mar 20, 2009 at 5:07 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    Stretched out the new Skyjacker lift today on a trail exploration.

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  9. Mar 20, 2009 at 9:20 PM
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    SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com Thor

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    What Mods!
    Looking good man so all in all it handled well i take it?
     
  10. Mar 22, 2009 at 4:36 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    The skyjacker kit handles great, It rides very smooth on the highway and the flex is awesome offroad.
     
  11. Apr 25, 2009 at 9:22 AM
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    I love your truck man.
     
  12. Apr 25, 2009 at 3:05 PM
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    WOW man, i want to upgrade my shocks now:(
     
  13. Apr 26, 2009 at 6:50 PM
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    Thank you!

    Do It!!:D
     
  14. Apr 26, 2009 at 7:14 PM
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    Viair OBA system. Couldn't get the box mounted in the bed yet, the bolts i got were too freakin short:mad:

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  15. Apr 26, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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  16. Apr 26, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    The earth quakes at the sight of Mighty Dark Knight!
     
  17. Apr 27, 2009 at 4:05 AM
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    longbow

    longbow I see you now..................

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    Nice going on the air system!!

    What kind of time frame the give you on the sliders??
     
  18. Apr 27, 2009 at 5:24 AM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight [OP] East Bound and Down

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    8-10 weeks on the sliders, so hopefully I'll see them by August???
     
  19. Apr 27, 2009 at 5:28 AM
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    Fire931

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    looks great man!! and wow... two compressors!! your gonna be the one that everyone hits up and the end of the trail to air back up now!
     
  20. Apr 27, 2009 at 5:31 AM
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    Dark Knight

    Dark Knight [OP] East Bound and Down

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    Its all good, I'm happy to share. the two compressors fill the tank to 150 psi in just over a minute and a half:woot:

    ARB Locker is Next!
    Edit: got side tracked on the locker, so many other ideas, so little money:)
     
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