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Towing my "fun car"

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by hookedontronics, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. Jun 21, 2011 at 11:20 AM
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    hookedontronics

    hookedontronics [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Jun 21, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    I wanna hear about that S....What do you do with it?? What's under the hood??
     
  3. Jun 21, 2011 at 11:24 AM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    What he said
     
  4. Jun 21, 2011 at 11:28 AM
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    hookedontronics

    hookedontronics [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I linked the build thread for my S above. It's just my fun car, i bought it wrecked in november and put a couple thousand hours into it and quite a few thousand dollars and it's just a fun badass car to drive around. People break their necks stairing at it. It's just a blast to cruise with, turns heads everywhere, little kids scream "race car" and point while they tug at their parents pantleg, i just have a labor of love for this car i cannot describe. It's getting a turbo build this winter...

    O yeah, the tacoma hauls it great too lol
     
  5. Jun 21, 2011 at 1:16 PM
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    JKD

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    Have you had that S on the autocross track? It looks like it has the potential to be a lot of fun out there...
     
  6. Jun 21, 2011 at 1:21 PM
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    rodney

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    it is. i run nationally with a pair of s2k's. :D
     
  7. Jun 22, 2011 at 5:53 AM
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    hookedontronics

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    haven't had it on an auto-x track, might go give it a whirl this summer
     
  8. Jun 22, 2011 at 5:58 AM
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    JaSkynyrd

    JaSkynyrd Ron F. Swanson

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    Soooo cool. I'd be all over the autocross tracks with that thing--though hopefully in 5 years or so when I have some disposable income but still no kids I'll be running a miata in some SCCA races. Someday....
     
  9. Jun 22, 2011 at 5:59 AM
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    i love the plates
     
  10. Jun 22, 2011 at 6:00 AM
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    Norcan

    Norcan What we don't have we make.

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  11. Jun 22, 2011 at 6:20 AM
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    Matic

    Matic Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    So is the "S" like a Miata on roids? Whats hp/tq weight?
     
  12. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:00 AM
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    240hp/157tq stock

    i haven't had it on a dyno yet but i'm probably somewhere around 250-260hp now with a intake and exhaust/no cat plus i've dropped about 3-400 pounds from the car (so it weights about 2500lb give or take a few).

    turbo buiild coming this winter, shooting for 500whp, 350 or so wtq
     
  13. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:03 AM
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    What are you having done to it right now?
     
  14. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:04 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

    T@co_Pr3runn3r XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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    Diggin that S man. Looks better with the cage than without. Woohoo, fun stuff indeed.
     
  15. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:16 AM
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    I've been looking for a good CR version...too bad they stopped making them.

    Really like the roll cage...is it a custom bolt-in cage?

    [edit]...sorry, didn't see your build thread.

    me likey.
     
  16. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:23 AM
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    clutch randomly went, upgrading to an act hd pressure plate, act prolite flywheel (6.1lb lighter), and going with the oem disk and both bearings. Proven to hold 400flb tq, and good combo for well over 600hp as well
     
  17. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:25 AM
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    geez. 500hp at 2500lbs. Thats some serious bidness.
    And yea. The cage sets it off. Tons of "S" around gville but it's mostly driven by those that are reliving there youth. Mostly stock with an upgrade or 2.
    Keep us posted on the mods.
     
  18. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:25 AM
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    I love you license plate deffenitly top 2, i saw one about a week ago the said PLZ B18
     
  19. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:31 AM
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    Matic

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    PLZB18? I dont get it.
     
  20. Jun 22, 2011 at 7:32 AM
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    FearNothing321

    FearNothing321 You gonna eat that taco?

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    Please Be 18....

    Op Great looking car, looks like a lot of fun
     
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