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time for a change?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Jbum10, Apr 30, 2013.

  1. Apr 30, 2013 at 8:55 PM
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    Jbum10

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    here is my 02 tacoma, absolutely fell in love with this truck from the day i bought it, but thinking about doing a little changes. I have thought about lowering a few inches and downsizing to 33s with a different wheel, any thoughts? suggestions? [​IMG]thanks.

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  2. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:29 PM
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    Mr. Biscuits

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  3. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:30 PM
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    banditstpk

    banditstpk Pabst knows best

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  4. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:31 PM
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    ToyComa92

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    Why lower it?
     
  5. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:31 PM
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    JoeTacoma02

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    Get an aftermarket front and rear bumper, sliders

    and no!
     
  6. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:31 PM
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    PcBuilder14

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    Remove the body lift and replace with 33's. :thumbsup:
     
  7. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:42 PM
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    ToyComa92

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    Nice bone collector sticker man, Also i agree lose the body lift, Upgrade with suspension lift and get a plate bumper :)
     
  8. Apr 30, 2013 at 10:07 PM
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    Blackdawg

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    Swap me 33s fr your 35s..

    Loose the BL

    Get some armor and wheel it :cool:
     
  9. May 1, 2013 at 4:58 AM
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    Yea im not a real big fan on the body lift, but it sets good. thought about getting some nerf bars as well and looking for a good black pr partial black wheel
     
  10. May 1, 2013 at 8:19 AM
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    What's your current lift setup?
     
  11. May 1, 2013 at 8:45 AM
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    Are you kidding? Its friggin gorgeous the way it sits now.
     
  12. May 1, 2013 at 8:49 AM
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    Sas the bi$%h
     
  13. May 1, 2013 at 9:26 AM
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    X2
     
  14. May 1, 2013 at 10:10 AM
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    it looks good, not a fan of the BL though, how big is it? 2" or 3"
     
  15. May 1, 2013 at 12:43 PM
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    DirtyDTaco

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    I agree with everybody else.. Lose the BL, Upgrade suspension, and armor.
     
  16. May 1, 2013 at 12:43 PM
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    And trade me the 35s..most important part......
     
  17. May 1, 2013 at 1:15 PM
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    ^^^ don't forget this part. Very important.:thumbsup:
     
  18. May 1, 2013 at 4:06 PM
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    haha ^^ this will be hard being im in NC and your in WY
     
  19. May 1, 2013 at 4:08 PM
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    Jbum10

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    im not 100% sure on the BL but i believe i have a 3in suspension as well as a 3in body. You can see right through it when youre level with it in the rear end. And with it bein an auto instead of 5spd, and 4cyl pulling those 35s are hard on it and im rockin about 12mpg haha
     
  20. May 1, 2013 at 4:11 PM
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    Ouch, definitely recommend removing the body lift and running 33's. I got about 16-17 in the summer on my old 2.7 with 33's.
     
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