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why shouldnt i buy these?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Marioso, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:37 AM
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    Marioso

    Marioso [OP] El Pitufo

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  2. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:39 AM
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    bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

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    You good at welding?
     
  3. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:40 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    5100's all on fours
    :notsure:

    No reason not to buy them if you are a competent welder or know someone who will do it for you. It would probably be pricey though if you had a shop weld them together for you.
     
  4. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:43 AM
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    Marioso

    Marioso [OP] El Pitufo

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    yeah i can get em welded in tijuana for cheap at a fab shop, and painting em is easy. besides that is there anything else i should look at?
     
  5. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:44 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    Nope. Pretty much a lick and stick application. That's the route I am going when I decide to get mine too. :thumbsup:
     
  6. Feb 23, 2011 at 8:46 AM
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    musty40

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    I went with their bolt on model and am very happy with the quality.
     
  7. Feb 23, 2011 at 9:33 AM
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    Marioso

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    yeah bolt ons 600+ i guess u get what u pay for hhaha
     
  8. Feb 23, 2011 at 9:36 AM
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    GWL

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    not a big fan of the bolt ons, weld it up
     
  9. Feb 23, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    Marioso

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    damn 3 weeks to build blah :(
     
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