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What Have You Done To Your 3rd Gen Today?

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016-2023)' started by hamiltonuh60, Nov 4, 2015.

  1. Aug 3, 2021 at 1:53 PM
    oostroma

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    I use a Motomaster gauge that is built right into the line.
     
  2. Aug 3, 2021 at 1:56 PM
    CaptAmerica

    CaptAmerica Asphalt Avenger! TTC#13

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    In a van down by the river
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    Stickers and not enough wax
    I have a Harbor Fright compressor and their basic hose set. Nothing fancy, and runs a nail gun pretty well too.
     
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  3. Aug 3, 2021 at 2:18 PM
    s.e.charles

    s.e.charles Well-Known Member

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    stock.

    i have a cap, about 1 1/2 sheets of plywood and 20# of hardware in the start of my bed furniture, and the aforementioned bag of tools in the bed. i'm 180 on a good day. gas was filled right before weigh in. rear springs are almost flat.
     
  4. Aug 3, 2021 at 2:25 PM
    s.e.charles

    s.e.charles Well-Known Member

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    as encouraging as i want this to sound, it's confusing to me. i get the 333 # over empty. wouldn't that get subtracted from 1150 #? then i seem to be 817 # Under GVW. (5600 - 4783 = 817) the 5600 is Toyota door sticker number/ the 1150 is Toyota door sticker number on the tire sticker.

    any question how i am confused???
     
  5. Aug 3, 2021 at 2:49 PM
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    echoboom Well-Known Member

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    Uhhhhhhhhhhh, I will have to check
     
  6. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:00 PM
    CemenTRDgen

    CemenTRDgen Stay Flexible!

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    Bilstein 6112/5160, Icon RXT, BAMF Sliders, Skids, & Hybrid Front Bumper, Warfab Phantom Rear Bumper, & Hitch Skid
    That is what @RallySOP said:
    You are not the only one disappointed in the factory leaf springs.
     
  7. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:17 PM
    MGMDesertTaco

    MGMDesertTaco Come on, live a little...

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    I've been using this one for a little over 4 years and highly recommended it. Only had to replace the batteries once. Backlit display is a nice bonus.
    https://www.amazon.com/Astro-3018-P...8028979&sprefix=astro+pn,aps,232&sr=8-1-spons
     
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    Thank you!
     
  9. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:21 PM
    TheGreenTaco2021

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    Just picked up my new Tacoma this week, put new wheels and tires on it today and have some vibration, hoping discount tire can balance them out

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  10. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:24 PM
    MGMDesertTaco

    MGMDesertTaco Come on, live a little...

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    Look for a tire shop that offers "road force balancing." I'm not an advocate for Discount Tire, despite them being a sponsor on here, as one of their "floor jack jockeys" caused several thousands in damage to one of my cars a few years ago. Their tires prices are cheap, but so is their quality of service. Many have had issues with Discount Tire improperly balancing tires on here including me.
     
  11. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:31 PM
    oostroma

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    Have you looked into RoadMaster Active Suspension? I have had mine for 3 years now. Been very happy with the performance.
     
  12. Aug 3, 2021 at 3:54 PM
    3JOH22A

    3JOH22A Toyota Gigolo

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    Drove it to the mall :anonymous:

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    Tinted today. 20% all the way around and 50% windshield.

     
  14. Aug 3, 2021 at 4:07 PM
    RallySOP

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    Many new tacos have flat rear springs even with nothing in the bed and no gas. It’s not as horrific as the gear ratios toyota puts in the automatic transmission, but definitely not one of their strong points. Your numbers look fine. Your springs look like, well toyota springs. I love my OME medium dekars, and it’s hard to get closer to OEM than OME!
     
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    stockish for now
    Now that looks bad ass
     
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    Thanks!
     
  17. Aug 3, 2021 at 4:39 PM
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  18. Aug 3, 2021 at 4:42 PM
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    A flat gray (whatever Ford's version of cement is) new Ford Bronco next to that OV-10 would be even cooler ;)

    Here in California, our state firefighting agency uses those OV-10s for aerial firefighting command aircraft (what they call an Air Attack). They're white with red and black accents. The white truck would look cool next to that, too.
     
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  19. Aug 3, 2021 at 4:55 PM
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    it's my daily driver, so I'm probably not going to go too mod heavy one it, but I guess we'll see LOL
     
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  20. Aug 3, 2021 at 4:56 PM
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    Usually you carry your spare tire there
     

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