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New from oregon.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Harris1881, May 5, 2016.

  1. May 5, 2016 at 5:39 PM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    Looking for suggestions on performance upgrades.
    Thanks
     
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  2. May 5, 2016 at 5:44 PM
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    2011_Limited_tundra

    2011_Limited_tundra BOOM!!!!! That just happened....

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    Leveling Kit Debadged 18 Inch American Racing Rims 33 Inch Tires Completely Tinted Led Fog Light Swap
    If you can afford it go for a supercharger!!!:burnrubber:
     
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  3. May 5, 2016 at 5:47 PM
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    matluth

    matluth Fish On!

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    18"X9" FN BFD's rims, 295/70R/18E Cooper Discoverer STT Pro's, upgraded to Old Man EMU coil-overs/shocks. Toytec shackles Next: true dual exhaust, new UCA's.
    Welcome from CO. Please tell me you have lived there for a while and not recently arrived from Kommiefornia. (Me, 13 yrs.) Don't worry, you will be overloaded with info soon enough. Your Tundra is more than capable in handling Oregon logging roads and all the other cool places to 4 wheel. It's all about experience and to not get too worried about the occasional scratch. SC would be last on my list. Plenty of good suspension upgrades, tire/rim combos. You are in Oregon. You have 381 HP stock. Plenty. Exhaust should be on your short list too.
     
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  4. May 5, 2016 at 5:48 PM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    That would be nice, but I'm thinking start small. Installed a k&n intake. Thinking exhaust next. Looking to make it sound like a truck and squeeze out a couple more ponies.
     
  5. May 5, 2016 at 5:49 PM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    I'm a native of almost 35 years! You don't buy a truck to not get a couple scratches!
     
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  6. May 5, 2016 at 5:50 PM
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    2011_Limited_tundra

    2011_Limited_tundra BOOM!!!!! That just happened....

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    If you are going with a @dirtydeeds exhaust.. the make some good systems and they dont break the bank
     
  7. May 5, 2016 at 5:51 PM
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    matluth

    matluth Fish On!

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    Finally.................You'd better be a Duck fan!! I guess I don't need to explain how awesome 4 wheeling in Oregon is. Me...........Drain, OR. 4th grade to one year at UCC before enlisting in the USMC. 1965 to 1978.
     
  8. May 5, 2016 at 5:52 PM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    Not even. Go Beavs!
     
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  9. May 5, 2016 at 5:53 PM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    Thanks. I will check them out.
     
  10. May 5, 2016 at 5:55 PM
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    matluth

    matluth Fish On!

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    That's OK. You will still be on my Xmas list. After all it must suck losing to the Ducks all the time.........I do prefer Beaver over Duck meat. :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
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  11. May 5, 2016 at 6:39 PM
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    Welcome from Canada
     
  12. May 5, 2016 at 6:53 PM
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    Welcome from CO!
    Stock intake is best for your truck.
     
  13. May 5, 2016 at 7:03 PM
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    bobeast really old member

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    Welcome from the PRK
     
  14. May 5, 2016 at 7:20 PM
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    zcarpenter92

    zcarpenter92 Yotas, Coronas and 'Merica

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    Welcome from eastern CO!
     
  15. May 5, 2016 at 9:11 PM
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    trayday

    trayday New Member

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    From Oregon here. The TRD sway bar was a nice upgrade for me for when I'm on curvy country roads. Depending on what you want, a locking rear diff would be good upgrade to so.
     
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  16. May 6, 2016 at 7:27 AM
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    QSX15

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    Welcome from Rainier!
     
  17. May 6, 2016 at 8:14 AM
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    Harris1881

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    Thanks. From Bend.
     
  18. May 6, 2016 at 8:17 AM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    Thanks. I'm sure you know more than I do, but what makes the stock intake better? Does it have something to do with the computer?
     
  19. May 6, 2016 at 8:40 AM
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    Sean266

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    The airflow sir.
     
  20. May 6, 2016 at 9:09 AM
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    Harris1881

    Harris1881 [OP] New Member

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    I guess what I was asking was how the stock intake flowed better than the k&n 63 I put in it. Not that I noticed a real difference in power, but I was hoping it would have given me a few more ponies.
     
  21. May 6, 2016 at 9:11 AM
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    Harris1881

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    Would love a locking rear for the central oregon mud and snow. Baby steps for now though.
     
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  22. May 6, 2016 at 9:17 AM
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    You won't find a true dyno report showing it increases HP. They sound great at WOT, but performance wise? Nah. They do look great under the hood though too.
     
  23. May 6, 2016 at 12:22 PM
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    RowdyRon Not too old to play

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    Welcome from NW Arkansas!
     
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  24. May 6, 2016 at 1:02 PM
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  25. May 6, 2016 at 2:01 PM
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    Harris1881

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    I just won't tell the lady I wasted the money!
     
  26. May 6, 2016 at 2:24 PM
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    Welcome from Oregon City.
     
  27. May 6, 2016 at 3:09 PM
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  28. May 6, 2016 at 11:12 PM
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