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First Time Tundra Owner & Build Thread

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Otaku4life69, Feb 11, 2017.

  1. Mar 8, 2017 at 1:45 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    With the 37" tires, this is a must have purchase. My first drive in to work, all my trans wanted to do was wander back and forth from 6th to 5th and back. Can't wait to have them installed.
     
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  2. Mar 8, 2017 at 1:50 PM
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    BillE

    BillE New Member

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    Damn, now I want 37's! That looks great, except I only have a 6" lift, I wonder if it would work and how it would look. Whats the width on those wheels, I'm only running 9" wide right now.
     
  3. Mar 8, 2017 at 1:53 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    The size is 37x12.50x20.
     
  4. Mar 8, 2017 at 1:54 PM
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    BillE

    BillE New Member

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    None so far
    What about the width on the wheels themselves? Sorry should have specified better.
     
  5. Mar 8, 2017 at 2:09 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    I believe it's 9" wide.
     
  6. Mar 11, 2017 at 3:41 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    20170311_134641_resized.jpg 20170311_134619_resized.jpg 20170311_134611_resized.jpg I installed the LED interior light kit today. I also installed the driver side grab handle. Finally put on the new Spyder tail lights since the LED kit came in. I upgraded the reverse lights to LED. My license plate came in so through that on as well.
     
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  7. Mar 11, 2017 at 3:46 PM
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    joonbug

    joonbug Mmmmmm..... bacon....

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    Looking good David. And look at that... the grab handle matches your interior! ;)
     
  8. Mar 11, 2017 at 3:48 PM
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    FlashCulprit

    FlashCulprit Gino's Son in Law/ColoradoTJ's dreamboat.

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    Welcome! Love those tail lights!
     
  9. Mar 11, 2017 at 3:49 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    It's was a good idea to have my mom verify the color. Like I told you Joon, in direct sunlight it looks Tan to me. I'm waiting for night time so I can check out all the new lights.
     
  10. Mar 11, 2017 at 7:24 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    Here are the night pic's.

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  11. Mar 13, 2017 at 5:37 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    I have an appointment for April 3rd to drop off my truck to have the gears and LSD installed. They are booked until then. I was hoping to have them installed before the April 1 meet. At least it's not too long a wait.
     
  12. Apr 5, 2017 at 2:52 PM
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    Otaku4life69

    Otaku4life69 [OP] New Member

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    All done! Picked up my truck yesterday. The 4.88's and the Auburn LSD are installed:D I did the long commute to work and back and the drive was so much better. The Tranny wasn't wandering back and forth between 5th and 6th gear. When I picked my truck up the average MPG was at 6:eek: After the drive to work and back I have it up to 13.6 average MPG. The first 700 miles I couldn't get the average above 12.8 so better fuel mileage is confirmed with the new gears. After my next fill up I will log the miles and then see what kind of MPG I'm really getting.
     
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  13. Apr 15, 2017 at 10:11 PM
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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    Just a heads up. I ordered the Icon billet UCA's today. I also ordered some Rigid Fog lights to replace the weak stock lights. I will post some pic's when they come in.
     
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  14. Apr 18, 2017 at 6:21 AM
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  15. Apr 19, 2017 at 4:39 PM
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    Otaku4life69

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    Here are the Icon Billet UCA's in all their glory. My Rigid fogs also came in.


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  16. Apr 19, 2017 at 5:03 PM
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    joonbug

    joonbug Mmmmmm..... bacon....

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    You da man! :transformer:

    I know you don't like that... sorry, my bad.
    :D
     
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  17. Apr 20, 2017 at 5:47 PM
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    Otaku4life69

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    Dropped the truck off today to have a Viper alarm with remote start installed. Should be ready to pick up when I get off work tomorrow.
     
  18. Apr 21, 2017 at 5:59 PM
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    Otaku4life69

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    Pro Comp 7" lift, Moto Metal 961's, 37x12.5x20 Pro Comp Xtreme MT2's, Custom Leather seats, Corsa Exhaust
    Picked the truck up after work. Viper and remote start installed. It wasn't cheap but I like the added protection. I want to protect my huge investment.
     
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