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What Have You Done To Your 3rd Gen Today?

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

  1. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:23 PM
    Marek71

    Marek71 Well-Known Member

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    Been there, at least it rained early and not after you washed it and dried it off real nice.
     
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    3JOH22A

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    1963. Didn't Coca Cola contain cocaine and doctors endorse cigarette brands back then?
     
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  3. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:26 PM
    Marek71

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    And back then they changed the oil every 2000 miles not twice or once a year.
     
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  4. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:27 PM
    CXYyuppie

    CXYyuppie Sarcasm Master

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    Stuff with some other black things
    I like it. Is that cutout a place to put your ice chest when it is slid all the way in and a cook station when it's out?
     
  5. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:29 PM
    TartanEagle

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    That is exactly right, good point.

    As far as SEA goes tho, it would take about a year to get 2000 miles logged in.
     
  6. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:36 PM
    hossler1788

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    How much lift did they give ya? Is it a firmer ride over stock trd offroad?
     
  7. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:42 PM
    3JOH22A

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    Notice the tonneau in the pictures? The tailgate perimeter is the biggest leak path for water.
     
  8. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:50 PM
    glantzy

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    @rrentrop @TVD Vinyl has overlay decals - not listed on the site; have to message him and ask for em.

    I received one in a cement grey; it’s essentially a chrome delete for your grille emblem.

    unfoetunately, I have to wait for warmer weather to put mine on...

     
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  9. Jan 12, 2020 at 4:58 PM
    Anderson5290

    Anderson5290 Drive it like you stole it!

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    Tuned Fox 2.5 resi with dsc, JBA HD UCA, total chaos knuckle gussets, rear trd pro fox shocks, Deaver U402 stage 1 rear leafs, archive garage u bolt flip with fox 2.0 air bumps, White knuckle off road rock sliders, BAMF 1/4” steel skids, Magnaflow exhaust, Archive Garage Hammer Hangers, Cbi high clearance rear bumper, 285/75/16 tires.
    They gave right about 2 1/4 inches of lift, they are a little firmer, not in a bad way. The truck feels more planted and for sure has less axle wrap/slop. And the biggest benefit is they don’t bottom out like the stock springs. I had stock springs, then the icon 3 leaf AAL, and now these. So much better now.
     
  10. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:00 PM
    hossler1788

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    ok thanks for the input!
     
  11. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:04 PM
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    Took her out to Valley of Fire
    Beautiful day
    First off-road ride with the new lift
    Next mod tires
    ED94BAB3-4902-4E20-8064-AA329E894464.jpg
     
  12. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:06 PM
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    Today I swapped my mirror caps from chrome to quicksand. Also installed MESO turn signals. Subtle, but super clean.

    mirrorCaps.jpg
     
  13. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:07 PM
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    Tailgate seal prevent dust from entering the bed when you have a tonneau cover or camper shell. :thumbsup:
     
  14. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:36 PM
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    nailed it!
     
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    I have a shell and the tailgate seal works great against dust! I drive on dirt roads almost daily and the tailgate seal in combination with sealing off the bed cubbys and using silicone in all the gaps has made my bed probably 90% dust free.
     
  16. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:39 PM
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    Awesome choice, I ordered the same Kickers's from crutchfield.ca still waiting for them to arrive...

    Kicker 46CSC6934 Pair of 6x9 Speakers
    Kicker 46CSC674 Pair of 6.75 Speakers

    Metra 82-8148 Speaker Mounting Brackets 6.75 (2-Pack)

    Metra 82-8146 Speaker Mounting Brackets 6x9 (2-Pack)

    Metra 72-8104 Speaker Wiring Harnesses (2-Pack) x 2 ea

    EDIT: 2020 rear door speakers have a different connector than 2016-2019 models and require a different adapter than Crutchfield supplies with the speaker.
    Same as 2018 Camry front & rear door, See ebay listing...

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/For-2018-T...2018|Model:Camry|Make:Toyota&epid=15017392234

     
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    Not much going on with the Taco.

    We aren’t exactly Toyota Fanboys, but somehow we ended up with another Toyota in our driveway. My son ended up choosing to go with a 1st Gen Tundra. Typical teen truck right?

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  18. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:49 PM
    RivetNutBob

    RivetNutBob Right Ain't Wrong and Left Ain't Right.

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    :D
    :thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  19. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:50 PM
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    Not going to argue against you since it doesn't snow much here. Someone with a better grasp of physics help me understand this. Given a beam resting on two points. Wouldn't you have to overcome the entirety of the moment forward of the first point by adding weight behind the second before you reduced the weight on the forward resting point? Two hundred pounds of sand a foot behind the rear axle isn't going to displace the engine weight. Right? I mean if i stand on my bumper the front shocks compress slightly. They don't release any. What am i missing?
     
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  20. Jan 12, 2020 at 5:51 PM
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    An over-taxed town, county, and state
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    My neighbor just got that exact grill. I have about three pounds of deer jerky now thanks to him. You'll love it!
     
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