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Wicked Big Hello

Discussion in 'New Members' started by cheehab, Sep 30, 2008.

  1. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:01 PM
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    cheehab

    cheehab [OP] I bleed Black and Gold

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    Hey Gang, Just wanted to introduce myself, I've been spying on all of you for some time now. I'm totally overwhelmed by the amount of information on this board. You should all be proud of yourselves. I'm driving an Impulse Red 05 AC Tacoma which is totally stock except for an iPod direct connect and a Leer 180. Looking to bump up to 5100's in the front and 5125's with an AAL in the back. I am not planning on having the TSB done, although the truck does seem to sag in the rear. (pretty sure I'm ineligable anyways at 70,000 mi) Which AAL has the best bang for the buck? I split my time between Southern Maine and the Colorado Rockies, so I'd like to keep tires on there that do me well on the highways, but are more agressive than the Dunlops that came with the truck. I'm also thinking of painting the factory rims, badging, skid plate and grill surround a darker color(charcoal) to give it a more unique look. Throw in a cold air intake, and I think I'll be all set- or maybe I'm just getting started....:D
     
  2. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:10 PM
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    SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com

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    What Mods!
    Welcome to TW! you have got alot ahead of you but it will be fun to do, check out www.wheelersoffroad.com for your add a leaf or toytec, i agree there is alot of info here i sometimes get lost.
     
  3. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:16 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    welcome to tw!!! skip the intake.........go with removing the secondary filter(if you havent done so already) and go with a good filter like an afe pro dry s or something comparable.
     
  4. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:26 PM
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    Agent475

    Agent475 "Mark It Zero"

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    Hood Struts, 3" Tuff Country Lift, Shortie Antenna, WeatherTechs, Tinted front windows, custom TRD seat covers, custom pedals, debadged, custom USMC badging, quasi-functional hoodscoop (i.e. I cut it open), black front Yota emblem, Tailgate Theft-Prevention mod, Horn Relocation mod, Old Man Emu Carrier Bearing Drop, Brighter Backup Lights Mod, Smittybilt Reciever Hitch Tow Point, currently working on Satoshi Grill Mod
    Welcome to the team!
     
  5. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:32 PM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    welcome to TACOMA WORLD.
     
  6. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:33 PM
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    Packman73

    Packman73 ^^^^ 3%er ^^^^

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    Welcome from Phoenix.
     
  7. Sep 30, 2008 at 2:41 PM
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    HerNameIsLucy

    HerNameIsLucy I miss Lucy. :-(

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    Welcome to TW!

    "Wicked" big hello....your New England is showing through LOL!
     
  8. Oct 2, 2008 at 9:55 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Welcome to TW! :D
     
  9. Oct 2, 2008 at 10:09 PM
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    JJ Customs

    JJ Customs Supreme Leader!

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    Welcome to the forum man. I hope you find it as addictive as we all do!
     
  10. Oct 2, 2008 at 10:17 PM
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    TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    Welcome... you too are now going to be stuck with the curse of not sleeping and just surfing TW :D

    Not that that's a bad thing!!!
     
  11. Oct 2, 2008 at 10:27 PM
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    eordonez

    eordonez Living vicariously through mjp2

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    Welcome to TW! gald you joined us!
     
  12. Oct 4, 2008 at 2:57 PM
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    cheehab

    cheehab [OP] I bleed Black and Gold

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    Thanks for the warm welcome! I've de-badged (used a PETCO card) and repainted them, I'll post some pics when they're back on, and I've got the Billys on the way.
     
  13. Oct 4, 2008 at 2:58 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    sweet!!! sounds like you are off to a great mod start already!!:D
     
  14. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:35 AM
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    Simon's Mom

    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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    Welcome to the TW site, love Maine & go there A LOT! One of my Favs. Colorado is pretty darn nice too...... anyways, Welcome to TW and enjoy the friendly banter.
     
  15. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:51 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Welcome to Tacoma World!!!:D
     
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