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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by toyota samoan, Nov 6, 2016.

  1. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:21 AM
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    toyota samoan

    toyota samoan [OP] New Member

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    hey guys ,just wanted to introduce my self ,im a new owner of a 2012 Tundra SR5 ,looking for some info on a leveling kit and new rims and tires !
     
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  2. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:22 AM
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    NewImprovedRon

    NewImprovedRon Hey! Get off my grass!

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    Howdy, Jason, and welcome from NW Arkansas!:worthless:
     
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  3. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:24 AM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ So there I was.... Staff Member

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    Welcome.

    As long as you're not from Colorado....(inside joke)

    What are you looking for in a leveling kit?

    Spacers ride like a lumber wagon, adjustable shocks are decent, coil overs give you the "O Face" every time you put the truck in drive.
     
  4. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:38 AM
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    Junior4888

    Junior4888 2007 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7l

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  5. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:46 AM
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    462Loadtoad

    462Loadtoad New Member

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    Welcome from Surprise, AZ. Not sure how much you've browsed the site but in my opinion this one has way more info in it.
     
  6. Nov 6, 2016 at 11:57 AM
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    T-Rex266

    T-Rex266 Independentoffroad who? That's cute. Staff Member

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  7. Nov 6, 2016 at 1:55 PM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ So there I was.... Staff Member

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    They're everywhere!!!!!
     
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  8. Nov 6, 2016 at 2:33 PM
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    zcarpenter92

    zcarpenter92 Yotas, Coronas and 'Merica

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    Welcome from eastern CO!
     
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  9. Nov 6, 2016 at 2:46 PM
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    joonbug

    joonbug bacon

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    Welcome bud
     
  10. Nov 6, 2016 at 2:57 PM
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    14tundra

    14tundra On Wisconsin!

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  11. Nov 6, 2016 at 2:57 PM
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    khunk

    khunk Tundra Fan

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    welcome
     
  12. Nov 6, 2016 at 3:47 PM
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    bobeast

    bobeast really old member

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    - Bull Bar - LED Bunny Burners - AMP retractable running boards - Headlight leveling retrofit - P3 Brake Controller - 60% rear seat delete - relocation of Sub to rear wall - Bilstein 5100 x4, top setting with 2 shims per side - Coach builder +2 rear shackles w/carrier bearing drop - Firestone Air bags - on-board compressor with auto-leveling - Dual Undercover Swing Boxes. - P285/65/R20 (34.6") BFG TA KO2's - TRD Front skid plate - Pop & Lock Tailgate lock - Remote Tailgate mod - LED Headlights - Nav Bypass - iPhone integration - Serius/XM retrofit - 25% front tint - Bizon electric tonneau cover - Power folding tow mirror upgrade - 2010+ leveling Headlight mod - Auto-fold mirror mod. - one-touch lane changer mod - Flash to open garage opener mod - Rigid H/L fog light upgrade - Pushbutton / Remote start mod.
    Welcome! Probably the least expensive leveling you should consider is Bilstein 5100 shocks. If you want a full 3" lift up front, you can add 1 coach builder shim on each side with the 5100's on the top setting. For the rear, consider Coachbuilder +2 shackles for 1" lift in the rear. If you have 4WD, you should add a diff drop kit to bring your CV angles back to near stock. If you lift the rear, at all, you should add carrier bearing drop spacers, also available from Coachbuilder.

    I would stay away from the spacer kits, unless you don't care about ride quality.
     
  13. Nov 6, 2016 at 4:18 PM
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    rockjockey

    rockjockey Per ardua ad astra!

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    Welcome from Texas, Jason!
     
  14. Nov 6, 2016 at 4:31 PM
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    rons23

    rons23 Get The Led Out!!!

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    Welcome from Obx
     
  15. Nov 6, 2016 at 4:32 PM
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    Law323

    Law323 it’s only weird if you make it weird

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    Welcome from TN!
     
  16. Nov 6, 2016 at 4:47 PM
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    thumper7799

    thumper7799 Bad Girls Drive Bad Toys!

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    Welcome from Texas!
     

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