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wheel swap 1st / 2nd gen

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by installersam, Dec 21, 2008.

  1. Dec 21, 2008 at 2:26 PM
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    installersam

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    Will 2nd gen wheels fit on a 1st gen? This has probably been asked before, but i couldn't find it. Thanks in advance:)
     
  2. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:27 PM
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  3. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:35 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    they should. i've seen pics of steelies from a 2nd on a 1st, as well as 2nd sport rims on a 1st
     
  4. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:36 PM
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    getting there....
    2nd gen wheels will fit the first gens, but for some reason, and im not sure why, the first gen tacoma wheels dont fit the 2nd gen tacomas too good.
     
  5. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:37 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    might have to do w/ BS and the bigger calipers
     
  6. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:38 PM
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    getting there....
    yeah, i think it definitely had to do with those 2 issues.
     
  7. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:57 PM
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    Maybe rephrase that. Some wheels. I had BBS 18's on my 1st gen. I have seen the exact same wheel & size on the 2nd gen.
     
  8. Dec 31, 2008 at 2:59 PM
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    getting there....
    were those stock wheels?? i think he was getting at "will stock wheels fit". you are correct tho.
     
  9. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:00 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

    Gr8WhiteTaco bishes love my haircut

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    yeah they work
    and they look good
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  10. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:03 PM
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    i have never been real crazy about those sport wheels............but they look damn good on your truck man!!
     
  11. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:12 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco bishes love my haircut

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    thanks man! i wanna paint em black but i dont wanna ruin the wheels.
     
  12. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:13 PM
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    they will look badass blacked out!!

    prep them the right way, and use an etching primer before you paint, and they will stay looking good for a long time!!
     
  13. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:18 PM
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    yeah i wanna do it right, bc alot of the ttora guys painted theirs flat black and it looked nice.
     
  14. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:23 PM
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    yeah....................prep is the key, and flat black would look awesome and match your running boards and the brush guard!!
     
  15. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:26 PM
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    yeah definitly. But i got other things to do to my truck before i start painting the wheels.
     
  16. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:28 PM
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    do it to it man.............plenty of time to paint the wheels later on.
     
  17. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:38 PM
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    alrighty, i'm wanting to de-chrome the enitre truck and paint the chrome black. something like how your taco is. did u paint yours by yourself?
     
  18. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:48 PM
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    yeah man....i do all my stuff on my own.:) the wheels i have are just some black steelies tho....already like that.
     
  19. Dec 31, 2008 at 3:56 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

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    cool, if i ever git some xtra cash and time i may try painting the rims and stuff.
     
  20. Dec 31, 2008 at 4:00 PM
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    go for it man..........relatively inexpensive and really easy to do.
     
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