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Very First Mod?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 05PreRunner, Feb 19, 2008.

  1. Mar 13, 2008 at 9:02 PM
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    subspd

    subspd Stock Work Truck, urgh...

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  2. Mar 14, 2008 at 2:05 PM
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    danusa

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    Roo guard and tail lamp grills, pistol safe, console safe, emergency lights and Big Sky overhead gun racks at the same time.
    The guard should have been lower. I dinged the front lics. plate area thanks to our friendly snow plow driver`s berm. It does wrap around enough to nudge open a gate.
    The TRD Off Road came with what the dealer had added. It was his ride `till 7,200 mls.
    He switched to a Tundra, which he needs like a hole in the head. But he sold it to me for less than he had in it, and had to replace a topper lock, N/C.
     
  3. Mar 14, 2008 at 2:34 PM
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    mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Staff Member

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    You got the gun rack installed overhead? I remember when you were trying to figure out a way to mount it -- do you have pics of the final product?
     
  4. Mar 14, 2008 at 3:25 PM
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    danusa

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    I spoke with TRD and Big Sky. On mine there is a 3" steel header running along the roof / bulkhead convergence.
    No, I do not have a pic of mine. But this is what the front looks like. The two gun is to the rear and not in the way at all in the access cab. I don`t think one could mount a traditional Electro Lock to the floor board and dash. Of course there is a lot of ingenuity on the forum. I wouldn`t put it past `em.

    lawracks.jpg
     
  5. Mar 14, 2008 at 3:39 PM
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    mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Staff Member

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    That is fantastic! Congrats on a sweet mod! :thumbsup:
     
  6. Mar 14, 2008 at 4:05 PM
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    danusa

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    Thanks. All else is too big to upload. I will E-Mail them too you. If you can shrink `em you may post `em.
     
  7. Mar 14, 2008 at 9:27 PM
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    mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Staff Member

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    I'd be more than happy to! PM sent.
     
  8. Mar 17, 2008 at 2:38 PM
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    mjp2

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    danusa's ride. :thumbsup:

    beforeRooGuard_800.jpg
    07PITGuard_800.jpg
     
  9. Mar 17, 2008 at 3:04 PM
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    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Staff Member

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    hey dan, if you have a legit copy of windows, you can go grab one of their "power toys" called "image shrinker" off of their website. Just search on their and then you can shrink pictures by right clicking on the file. It's very simple(and free) If you CMD. 1/4" Steel plate.
     
  10. Mar 17, 2008 at 3:05 PM
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    danusa

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    Thanks,
    If you notice the ligtning struck tree in the left picture; I am sure glad the Taco was not there when it fell.
     
  11. Mar 17, 2008 at 3:08 PM
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    You can get Picasa from Google for free and it will resize (and a few other things).

    Or paint.net (www.getpaint.net). It's a free equivalent to Photoshop.
     
  12. Mar 17, 2008 at 3:10 PM
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    lsocoee My hair is all natural Staff Member

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    Everyone's photoshop isn't free? :eek:

    I like the MS program because you can highlight multiple files and right click and resize. It's actually a slim program, which I wasn't expecting from MS.
     
  13. Mar 17, 2008 at 3:13 PM
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    Yeah. I think Picasa can group resize, but I'm not sure. Most of the time I upload to Photobucket and they auto resizes as they're uploaded.
     
  14. Mar 18, 2008 at 12:28 PM
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    Actually, I have the programs. The need comes up so infrequently that I never learned to use them. But thanks all.
     
  15. Jan 22, 2009 at 10:38 PM
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  17. Jan 23, 2009 at 5:49 AM
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    Replaced the quickly worn OEM Firestones (P215) with Toyo HT's (P235). It is a small thing I know, but it gave it a little lift and, most importantly, it looks more like a truck.

    Oh yeah, and it corrected the speedo error.
     
  18. Jan 23, 2009 at 11:12 AM
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    very first...premium fuel. seat covers & husky liners to protect my investment. the "done" list has grown since then...but not like the "wants" list has :D
     
  19. Jan 23, 2009 at 1:34 PM
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    Front rock/bug guard, window vents & catch-all floor mats. Several things since then...all more expensive...with plenty more to do! LOL
     
  20. Jan 24, 2009 at 7:08 AM
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    The first mod I did to my truck was adding these really expensive trash cans that hang on the back of the front seats. I got them at Wal-Mart and let me tell you I thought that I would have to go to the dealership to have them installed. :mad: You see the velcro straps (very high end) were very long, so I had ended up having to wrap them around the posts until they were able to meet and hold the trash can up. All in all I am very satisfied with them. :D
     
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