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Up 2.5 inches and lovin it...

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by MurderedComa, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. Feb 26, 2009 at 10:35 PM
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    MurderedComa

    MurderedComa [OP] Darth Maul

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    5100's on 32's, Eagle series 186, Magnaflow, Deckplated w/afe, HID's, blacked out lenses, blacked out emblems, blacked out tails, Yakima rack.
    Got the 5100's all around and set at 2.5 inches, w/o an aal in the rear. The ride is soo much better than the stock Toxico shocks which I believe were on there for 140,000+ miles. Anyhow, I wanted to go with 285's tires on a 16x8 type B black steelie from wheelers but they were out of stock for months. So I picked up these Eagle alloy series 186, 15x8 wheels second hand for $45 a rim instead. I really wanted black wheels to complete the look, but I'm actually pretty satisfied with the way it turned out. Plus this wheel is such a classic look imo. I ended up going with 32x11.5 Hankook M/T's because 33x12.5 probably would have rubbed like crazy, and wouldn't have had much articulation when i took her offroad. Here's a few before and afters, enjoy.

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  2. Feb 26, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    TRD4x4858

    TRD4x4858 Taco Traitor!

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    You know the offset of your wheels? Im about to pick up a set of the same wheels
     
  3. Feb 26, 2009 at 10:46 PM
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    MurderedComa

    MurderedComa [OP] Darth Maul

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    -30 mm, 3 1/4 BS.. they stick out a lil bit :D
     
  4. Feb 26, 2009 at 10:49 PM
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    TRD4x4858

    TRD4x4858 Taco Traitor!

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    Sweet! Thats exactly the same size that im getting, Looks good man!
     
  5. Feb 26, 2009 at 10:52 PM
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    MurderedComa

    MurderedComa [OP] Darth Maul

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    appreciate it. You don't like your Steelies??
     
  6. Feb 27, 2009 at 6:17 AM
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    Malcolm3.4

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    Truck looks sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeettttttttttttttttttttttt!!!! What type of paint did you use to black out your emblems? I can't decide on removing all of mine or blacking them out.
     
  7. Feb 27, 2009 at 6:18 AM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

    Gr8WhiteTaco bishes love my haircut

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    Wow your taco looks great man. A lil lift goes a long way
     
  8. Feb 27, 2009 at 6:54 AM
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    devilsalmostfree

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    that looks awesome!
     
  9. Feb 27, 2009 at 7:02 AM
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    kilted1117

    kilted1117 I smell corn

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    :thumbsup: Looks great. That's what I'm looking to do. :cheers:
     
  10. Feb 27, 2009 at 10:22 AM
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    MurderedComa

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    I just used some Krylon Flat Black on them. Actually thinking about using the Duplicolor Flat Black Wheel paint on the rims, i gotta stick to the theme.

    thanks for the comments guys :)
     
  11. Feb 27, 2009 at 10:36 AM
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    cakmakli

    cakmakli Finally made it - U.S. Army Retired

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    Man, that's a really sharp looking truck.
     
  12. Feb 27, 2009 at 11:09 AM
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    jasonh

    jasonh tossed salad anyone?

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    That thing looks sick. Would look even more better with a hood scoop mod
     
  13. Feb 27, 2009 at 11:17 AM
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    monoman

    monoman Time to get dirty!

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    Lookin' good man!:thumbsup:
     
  14. Feb 27, 2009 at 11:20 AM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    Verry Nice!!! Love that look man! Is your truck sitting level front to back. Or is there a rake?
     
  15. Feb 27, 2009 at 6:18 PM
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    TRD4x4858

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    I love my steelies, I switched jobs so I need a set of street tires that arent so big, Im probably gonna run 32's on the eagles and keep the 33's on the steelies :D
     
  16. Feb 27, 2009 at 6:26 PM
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    Delmarva

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    Great thread title.. :laugh: (that's what she said...)

    looks good :thumbsup:
     
  17. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:55 PM
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    MurderedComa

    MurderedComa [OP] Darth Maul

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    you know I've been looking at it for the past few days and it looks pretty level to me, might be the slightest rake front to back but it's very little.

    lol left myself open for that one, nice
     
  18. Feb 27, 2009 at 9:58 PM
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    you know I've been looking at it for the past few days and it looks pretty level to me, might be the slightest rake front to back but it's very little.

    lol left myself open for that one, nice
     
  19. Mar 5, 2009 at 5:58 PM
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    nice truck!!!!!! im lookin for a setup just like urs!!! SWEET S*&T!!!!!
     
  20. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:00 PM
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    That looks great, did the add aleaves make it stiff out back?
     
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