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Thoughts on Stacks?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by JayARRGHH, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:18 PM
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    JayARRGHH

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    I have an 03 Tacoma with 31s and I was wondering what people's thoughts on some stacks were. My goal is to have a truck that when people see me drive by think, "What an asshole"
    So i was thinking of putting some stacks on it.
    What do you like more
    One or two? what size tubing? how easy is it to DIY? any insight?

    *EDIT* It has been established this thread was a hilarity factor.
    Continue the face palms though.
     
  2. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:20 PM
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    Gieser

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    well if thats what you want.

    oh an the bigger the better :thumbsup:
     
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    If you drove by with stacks on a tacoma I would probably die of laughter.
     
  4. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:22 PM
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    Stacks aren't too popular around here. Be ready for people's honest opinions.
     
  5. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:23 PM
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    I'm just gonna be honest and say that when I see stacks, first thing I think is "what a douche". I don't even like them on diesels... If you were going to do it, 3" pipe is about all the bigger you're gonna want to go. Once you clear the truck though, you could go big and I think that there would be enough for the air to escape.
     
  6. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:25 PM
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    TacomaJPP

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    You would look extra retarded with stacks on a Tacoma. Diesels are bad enough, but at least they blow obsence amount of soot. You would look like a poser and dumba$$, not necessarily an a$$hole.

    However, to each his own.
     
  7. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:26 PM
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    Smoke stacks are more "what a dumbass" than they are "what an asshole."
     
  9. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:27 PM
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  10. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:27 PM
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    Only reason to have stacks, is if you tow all the time, and dont want to get soot on the trailor. Being as the Tacoma isnt an oil burner, soot isnt much of a problem. How do I think they look? Not good.
     
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    dumb dont do that its a waste
     
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  14. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    hahahahahaha by far my favorite response.^^^

    Well I know when I see any truck with any stacks i :facepalm: immediately and I'm still working around paying off the truck itself/insurance so this was more of joke. I would much rather put my money towards something useful like a toolbox.
     
  16. Dec 5, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    im seeing more and more stacks around here on gas engines..I love stacks on diesels, but gas, not so much. If your a hardcore wheeler, then yes, do it.
     
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    If you want stacks get a job with a trucking company.
     
  19. Dec 5, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    Here's a idea..put 1 "stack" under the truck and have it exit behind the rear tire!
     
  20. Dec 5, 2010 at 9:18 PM
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    I think you're on to something here! Oh...wait :rolleyes:
     
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