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What Have You Done To Your 2nd Gen Tacoma Today?

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

  1. Aug 22, 2020 at 12:16 AM
    Casper66

    Casper66 grumpy ass

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    piddly stuff
    We use a Green Elephant utility tent doubles as bathroom and shower and a lugaloo for the potty. The utillitent folds up flat and is easy to store and the lugaloo is basically a bucket
     
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  2. Aug 22, 2020 at 4:38 AM
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    PSA:

    NOCO Boost GB40 just dropped from $99.00 to $72.00 on Amazon

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B015TKUPIC/ref=ppx_od_dt_b_asin_title_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    Not affiliated, I just actually got stupid lucky for a change. dropped it in my cart a week ago (for my bike...it get to 11.7 -11.8 and doesn't wanna wake up) I forgot about it, went back in there for something else and had the price drop notification. Thought I'd share



     
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  3. Aug 22, 2020 at 4:59 AM
    kidsmoke

    kidsmoke Well-Known Member

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    It'd be hard for that truck to look any better than it does. I'm in the less is more camp, and that truck is the business.
     
  4. Aug 22, 2020 at 5:43 AM
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    I was think something similar like a roof rack curtain or something, then either a camplux or pressurived pvc for shower.

    the toilet is the tough part haha used a bucket type setup with a bag and she wasnt a fan lol. Her whole thing is it needs to be clean and she doesnt want to carry waste around. Although I wonder if there is a bag that leaks liquid but holds solid waste?
     
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  5. Aug 22, 2020 at 6:42 AM
    singletrack_ftw

    singletrack_ftw “I chopped the wrong leaf!”

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    As much as I love it, I want something with a single tube tucked up really high along the fender cut/back with a hitch in the middle. My local fab guy builds some cool crawler bumpers & that’s what I want.
     
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  6. Aug 22, 2020 at 7:06 AM
    HAVOC

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    I removed the blower motor yesterday and can now confirm that it is 5.5mm.

    There was just a small leaf in the blower causing the vibration. All fixed.
     
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  7. Aug 22, 2020 at 7:08 AM
    Kidwidataco

    Kidwidataco Yes, my avatar is a real car.

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    Yikes, that's heavvvvyyy
     
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  8. Aug 22, 2020 at 7:40 AM
    outxider

    outxider Never stop exploring.

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    A few mods here and there and counting....
    Heavy duty. :D

     
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  9. Aug 22, 2020 at 8:19 AM
    T4RH33L

    T4RH33L Helping to find Jimmy since 2017

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    I've been wanting to do this mod since day 1.20200822_103324.jpg 20200822_103320.jpg
     
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  10. Aug 22, 2020 at 8:20 AM
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    Heavy=Protected. Stock skids are garbage. Ask me how I know. If you don’t rock crawl, then heavy skids are useless. if you do crawl then you need to protect the truck.

    I have already bent the inner tie rods in my steering rack and warped the seals, dented the shit out of my stock skids, LCAs, etc. So I too have added full steel skids and steel bumpers. Next will be upgraded shackle hangers and steering.

    My truck is getting heavier and heavier. But so what? That’s how I use it. If mpgs matter get a Prius. Otherwise fuck it, it’s a truck, use it.
     
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  11. Aug 22, 2020 at 8:22 AM
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    Little of this and a little of that
    About time! What the hell took you so long? :rofl:
     
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  12. Aug 22, 2020 at 8:30 AM
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    The shipment total was 625lbs. :rofl:

    :anonymous:
     
  13. Aug 22, 2020 at 9:23 AM
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    Explore Overland Sliders, Pelfreybilt bumpers, Ironman lift and tons of Baja/Rigid lights
    Man this thing is impressive!!

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  14. Aug 22, 2020 at 9:31 AM
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    I am finishing up my "add an outlet" mod today. Completed the 400W anytime mod yesterday and swapped the 400W/100W push button (with the Diff Lock) as it was hidden by the steering wheel, due to my seating position.

    Before:

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    After:
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  15. Aug 22, 2020 at 9:34 AM
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    I haven’t heard of a bag that does that...but you might consider making a mixture of cedar hamster/pet shavings, peat or sphagnum moss, and a little lightweight potting soil. Then drop a handful in before and after. The compost mix absorbs most of the moisture and the cedar acts as a deodorant. The mix is fairly lightweight but requires some space to store. Did this for a long time before moving to a two piece portable flusher.
     
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  16. Aug 22, 2020 at 9:57 AM
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    Ok, that sucks but it's really kind of funny. Most people can't even get that damned nut off because of rust. Yours literally came loose and made a break for it!!
     
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  17. Aug 22, 2020 at 10:16 AM
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    Picked up a complete grill from an SR for $25. I’m gonna attempt a grill insert, then transfer it to my MGM surround.
     
  18. Aug 22, 2020 at 10:39 AM
    outxider

    outxider Never stop exploring.

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    A few mods here and there and counting....
    Facts. There is no such thing as on MPG on these trucks...It's SPG. Smiles Per Gallon. :)

     
  19. Aug 22, 2020 at 11:07 AM
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    Removed the seats and carpet. Vacuumed the floor and installed the correct wire protector for the power inverter
    Reinstalled the carpet and seats, vacuumed the carpet and floor mats.
    I was going to wash the bed to remove the mildew but it got too hot.

    On a side note, my 22ga. wire came in (that was quick).
     
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  20. Aug 22, 2020 at 11:51 AM
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    Bone f’n stock for now
    Currently working on it but almost there.

    diy drop slide to work with the decked system

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    It’s definitely not professionally built and heavy as a sob but this is the first prototype

    if this works I’ll make a second out of all aluminum.
     
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