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Toytec Coil Overs ?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by TOYOTA 09, Mar 25, 2010.

  1. TOYOTA 09

    TOYOTA 09 [OP] Kicking Ass Since 1981

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  2. ToyTec Lifts

    ToyTec Lifts Toyota Suspension specialist Vendor

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    Toyota's are awesome
    Yes, you can adjust them on the vehicle. You just need to jack up the truck, get the tire off, and go at it.
    You are probably looking for about 1 inch of lift on those coil overs. But that is a guess. But that's the beauty of it, you can just keep adjusting it until you get them where you want. Each TSB comes out a little different.

    PM sent.
     
  3. TOYOTA 09

    TOYOTA 09 [OP] Kicking Ass Since 1981

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    easy to install?
     
  4. ToyTec Lifts

    ToyTec Lifts Toyota Suspension specialist Vendor

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    If you know what your doing.. :)
     
  5. TOYOTA 09

    TOYOTA 09 [OP] Kicking Ass Since 1981

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    i dont! :)
     
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    you guys should do a right up with pictures and post on your site!
     
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    We have instructions for the kit :) and they have pictures in there.
     
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    does all the lift come from the 5100's or the springs or both?
     
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    Both.
    The spring is longer, and so is the 5100's.
    Then we compress the coil by the adjustable collar, which is how you get the lift.
     
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    So how would the toytect coil over sbe any different than say the 5100's with eibach springs (5100 set at 0)?
     
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    Adjustability- that would be the difference.
    Plus the Eibach coils are 620# spring rate, were as the coilover's use a 600# coil.
     
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    I'd really like to have a set of these!
     
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    Thanks partner.
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    Looks nice!
     
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    It's better to adjust them off the truck. You can adjust them while they are on the truck but it takes some oompf. I had lost my original wrenches so I bought a beefy pair and ground them down with a grinder so the pin would fit. It required an extension on the handle of the wrench to get the coilover to turn.

    I've heard the wrenches that originally cam with the kit can bend when trying to adjust them on the truck (I bought mine when they first came out so perhaps the new ones are stronger).
     
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