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What mod should i do next

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tacomathunder, Feb 13, 2010.

  1. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:26 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    I was wondering what you guys think i should do next in the way of mods to my truck.... t-rex eylids and hid's coming up, so what should i do next...

    here's my truck as of yesterday
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  2. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    some wheels brotha.
     
  3. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    bhlm is done already.
     
  4. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:42 PM
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    i like the sound of a lift, but should i go with a body lift or a suspension lift?? and what brand??
     
  5. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:51 PM
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    311offroad

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    wheels and tires 1st thing ;)
     
  6. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:52 PM
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    Tsenekos

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    big bodylift and keep the stock wheels and tires
     
  7. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:53 PM
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    yea i know that
     
  8. Feb 13, 2010 at 5:56 PM
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    that would look a little odd wouldnt it?
     
  9. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:03 PM
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    I hope your being sarcastic.....


    Mike I would start off with just doing the Cosmetics of the truck. Like color-match the bumpers, Fog Lights, Wheels and Tires.

    Look around at some of the members on here that have a 4 cyl. Regular cab and see what they have done.
     
  10. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:06 PM
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    Yea, color match would be nice, also I'd say throw some fogs on it :D
     
  11. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:23 PM
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    im not that mechanically inclined, so are the fogs hard to put in, on a base??, and to color match the bumbers, can i just paint over them??
     
  12. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:31 PM
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    haha Your truck should already be prewired for Fog lights. Buy some OEM fogs and "plug-n-play".

    And to color match, You will need to sand down the bumper with various grits. Buy some IIP paint and spray on.... With a clear coat
     
  13. Feb 13, 2010 at 6:34 PM
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    No, I got an 08 base model and it's not prewire. no harness..nothing.

    They didn't even run that 3rd wire for the daytime running light to the front blinker connector but the bulb is double filament.
     
  14. Feb 13, 2010 at 7:27 PM
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    exactly, i have an 07 base, and i have no wiring harnesses or anything
     
  15. Feb 13, 2010 at 7:32 PM
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    I have a base model prerunner and there were indeed no wiring harnesses or anything, but just buy some aftermarket "oem" fogs off ebay (factory fogs are like $300 I got mine for like $120 and they are perfect) and just go to a place to get them installed.
    But yeah, def. get fog lights next. It adds so much remarkably
     
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    You can buy the wiring harnesses as well. It can come as a kit, i believe.
     
  17. Feb 13, 2010 at 7:34 PM
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    agreed! I bought that kit off ebay for like $120 and it came with everything you needed, it just required a trip (for me) to a mechanic to install it.
     
  18. Feb 13, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    did you get yours installed?? if so how much did it cost you??
     
  20. Feb 14, 2010 at 5:27 PM
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    so are foglights hard to install??
     
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