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WTB: want new coils!

Discussion in '1st Gen Tacoma Marketplace (1995-2004)' started by chasebrooks14, Oct 25, 2013.

  1. Oct 25, 2013 at 9:15 PM
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    chasebrooks14

    chasebrooks14 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I still have the stock coils on right now and im gonna be putting 5100s on the middle setting to level it out. so new(er) coils couldn't hurt, right?
     
  2. Oct 26, 2013 at 4:44 AM
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    Mr. Biscuits

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    why don't you just get Eibachs or OME? the coilover has to be disassembled anyway, might as well get something better than preloading. just a thought.
     
  3. Oct 26, 2013 at 9:18 AM
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    chasebrooks14

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    ive heard the eibachs actually lift the truck around 3" and that's not my plan. I just want to level out. ive heard mixed reviews about the OMEs. ive found a guy willing to sell his lightly used 880s to me but I don't know if that will level it out with the billys set at 0.
     
  4. Oct 26, 2013 at 10:09 PM
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    Mr. Biscuits

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    I think you'll see 1 or 1.5" of lift with those set at 0. I had 881's set at 0 and got 2.25"
     
  5. Oct 27, 2013 at 1:30 PM
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    Beaureguardbull

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    I have 880s on my 98 Xtra Cab 4x4.It's close to being level, but not exactly level. I've heard OMEs and Billies don't go together that well... Eibachs and Billies are a better match. OME makes Nitrocharger Shock that are said to be phenomenal. That's what I plan on buying along with some 882s whenever my Monroe's crap out. Just my .2 cents. I've also heard OMEs are a better ride on the road than Billies, which I love the way my 880s ride.
     
  6. Oct 27, 2013 at 2:18 PM
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    I have trd coils off an 02 double cab with 20k on them if you want them. I got them, then realized I wanted eibachs for lift.
     
  7. Oct 27, 2013 at 7:17 PM
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    chasebrooks14

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    See I heard the same about the coils and billies not being a good match. I would get the nitrochargers but I've already got the bilsteins.

    How much?
     
  8. Oct 28, 2013 at 10:43 PM
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    Mr. Biscuits

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    they're a stiff combo IMO. valving and spring rates are all wonky between OME coils and Bilstein shocks. I was just throwing it out there.

    go full 3 inches and don't look back! ;)
     
  9. Oct 29, 2013 at 8:08 PM
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    toastyjosh

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    go look at rockauto they have some good prices on new springs
     
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