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What suspension setup do I have?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by yota14, Feb 18, 2012.

  1. Feb 18, 2012 at 1:43 PM
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  2. Feb 18, 2012 at 5:18 PM
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    nothing, all stock expect got a OE replacement air filter K&N.
    the rear, you have blocks under those leaf's springs. plus your leaf springs are shot. the front, can't really tell. may need better pictures of the whole shocks from top to bottom. guessing from your truck that can fit 33's, you have body lift.
     
  3. Feb 18, 2012 at 5:21 PM
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    X2 front struts look like stock ones
     
  4. Feb 18, 2012 at 5:23 PM
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  5. Feb 18, 2012 at 5:28 PM
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    i think its revtek
     
  7. Feb 20, 2012 at 7:31 AM
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    Well I don't have a body lift and from what we can tell it is the skyjacker lift in the back. But it doesn't have a spacer on the front and it looks like the stock strut so it has to be a bigger spring but what kind is it?
     
  8. Feb 20, 2012 at 7:33 AM
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    Those are definitely stock struts...didn't know monroe made OEM struts for toyota...hmmm... and no spacers indeed...so they must be lift coils. Only way it could be lifted.
     
  9. Feb 20, 2012 at 8:18 AM
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    Yeah i am with you on that. But the question is what kind of spring is that?
     
  10. Feb 20, 2012 at 9:02 AM
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    :notsure: Maybe OME...who else makes coils for our trucks other then OME and Eibach? Unless they are custom
     
  11. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:29 AM
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    im gonna say OME coils, ranchero shocks and just a block. Galloways probably did the lift and no telling what they would use
     
  12. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:36 AM
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  13. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:44 AM
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    Doesn't Procomp make a coil. Haha yeah when i got the truck only one speaker worked so i had to rewire all of em so theres no telling about the suspension.
     
  14. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:51 AM
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    i know pro comp has a coil but i have not seen one for your body style. I have pro comp coil on my 05 looks similar to your coil but idk
     
  15. Feb 20, 2012 at 10:55 AM
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    Well considering it has 33 12.50s on it. It doesn't have a spacer or a body lift. its got the stock strut its got to be the coil. I think seeing as how th back is a skyjacker lift that the front is a skyjacker lift to. And also i am pretty sure that skyjacker uses Procomp Coils. But thats all I have come up with.

    The truck rides so rough we are trying to put new suspension on it but Without knowing what is on there it is hard to replace or get an equivilent

    Also do you know a Cameron h>?
     
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    :eek: Looks like they trimmed the UCA!! \/



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  17. Feb 20, 2012 at 11:03 AM
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    Whats the UCA?
     
  18. Feb 20, 2012 at 12:13 PM
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    Its the Upper Control Arm. In the first pic, its that U shaped arm that comes from the top of the coil to the tire
     
  19. Feb 20, 2012 at 12:20 PM
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    You tagged two pics of the rear end
     
  20. Feb 20, 2012 at 12:22 PM
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    I tagged them using a comp and the first pic worked fine. But with my phone I only see the two rear end ones now :notsure:
     
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