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toytec ultimate lift with 285/70/17

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by trev980980, Jun 13, 2009.

  1. trev980980

    trev980980 [OP] New Member

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    If i got a toytec ultimate lift kit and 285/70/17 how much trimming would be needed? thanks
     
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    Very little. Thats exactly what I'm running. Pics are in my gallery.
     
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    what about when like off roading. like when flexing?
     
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    You will need to trim a lot out of the front of the fender well if you don't get UCAs and also do the body mount mod. If you get UCAs then will not have to trim the front of the wheel well but you will have to cut a ton out of the rear of the fender well and cut a body mount for sure.
     
  5. Razorecko

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    Do you have the toytec ultimate lift kit also ?
     
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    Dude, Totally false. I didn't even trim the rear. Don't really rub at all with mine even off road while flexing.
     
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    Well I had to with mine. and a 2.5 inch lift is a 2.5 inch lift no matter how you slice it. I do have 17x9 wheels though with 4.5 backspace and -12 offset so they may stick out about 1/4 inch more.
     
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    ^ the difference between 2.5 and 3 in in terms of suspension is a huuuuge world of difference
     
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    Icons, Bilstein 5100, Rear Leaf TSB, 17x9 American Racing Chamber Teflon, 275/70/17 Goodyear
    Ah, yup thats true.
     
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    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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    correct, it all depends on the wheel back spacing and offset you are running to determine the amount of trimming needed while running 285's
     
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    I have the toytec ULK with 7x9, 4.5bs, -12 offset wheels and 285/70/17 tires and I had some minor trimming front and back of the front fenders.
     
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