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r4z0r51o's 2016 Silver Sky Metallic Crewmax 5.7L TRD 4x4 build.

Discussion in '3rd Gen Builds (2014+)' started by r4z0r51o, Jul 15, 2016.

  1. Jul 15, 2016 at 6:08 PM
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    r4z0r51o

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    As she sits today ... 5/17/17



    So I've owned my Tundra alittle over 3 months now so I thought I'd post a build thread ...

    First pics


    First mod, spray in Full Metal Jacket bed liner. made dirty by my feet
    Then installed my Under Cover Flex, AMP research bed step and NFab two step bars
    Added a Thule bike rack to make use of my tow package ... LOL
    Here in California we're not suppose to tint our forward side windows but I've found as long as you don't over do it you should be ok ...

    50% tint with AVS window visors
    Might have noticed my badges were either removed or changed over to black and added the tailgate insert
    Swapped out my grill and added the 4x4 badge
    Installed the ESP underseat storage unit

    Did the driver side handle mod and wrapped them all
    Then just recently received these. Awaiting my back up reverse LED's and PIAA headlight bulbs to arrive


    That's it for now. Next up dual exhaust.
     
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  2. Jul 15, 2016 at 6:13 PM
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    Clean! It looks good!
     
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  3. Jul 15, 2016 at 7:28 PM
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    I'm loving it. Those lights are going to look real sharp!
     
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  4. Jul 15, 2016 at 7:46 PM
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    I dig it!
     
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  5. Jul 15, 2016 at 7:51 PM
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    Good start.
    Next up is replacing the chrome front grill surround? :stirthepot:
     
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  6. Jul 16, 2016 at 5:29 PM
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    Test fitted my rear lamps without my reverse LED's.


    Had to pull into my garage to see the strips lit up

     
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  7. Jul 27, 2016 at 9:16 PM
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    r4z0r51o

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    Installed my Spyders headlamps

    Will try and install my switchbacks next week.
     
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  8. Jul 28, 2016 at 5:45 AM
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    Nice!
     
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  9. Jul 28, 2016 at 6:31 AM
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    Looks great!!!
     
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  10. Jul 28, 2016 at 9:58 PM
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    Okay, so I decided to get my switchbacks in tonight. They are little brighter than I expected and overpower the Led strips abit.


    And while in there I found out that the Spyders don't ship to you with side marker bulbs. California law says you must have some sort of amber light in the front of your vehicle. Lucky for me I had a set of amber Led bulbs available to install.
     
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  11. Jul 29, 2016 at 12:42 PM
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    I'll tell ya Dave, the more I look at the grill the more it's giving me the itch to change mine.
     
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  12. Jul 29, 2016 at 12:49 PM
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    Steve, trust me ... you wouldn't regret it. Easily one of my favorite mods that right away gives you the "I feel different from most Tundras". Alot like changing out your wheels.
     
  13. Jul 29, 2016 at 1:10 PM
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    How many tabs did you break...lol?
     
  14. Jul 29, 2016 at 1:18 PM
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    r4z0r51o

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    Luckily only 1 on the replacement lower that I don't have a need for since I kept my chrome .
     
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  15. Aug 10, 2016 at 9:52 AM
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    Packages for me .... oh my :rimshot:


    No time to play, gotta go to work :annoyed:

    This will have to wait until the weekend :yay:
     
  16. Aug 10, 2016 at 11:17 AM
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    Nice Truck Dave!
    And great start with the mods.
    I'm out in Southbay, San Jose, Not too far from you bud!
     
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  17. Aug 10, 2016 at 2:14 PM
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    Hey Mark,

    How's it going? I think I made my introduction to some of our locals on the NorCal thread. I believe two of you made a trip up north somewhere off of Hwy 50. I wanted to try and make it but work got in the way. (if it's not work, it's the wife or kids). Anyways thanks for the compliments and hope to meet you and the other Bay Area guys someday.

    -Dave
     
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  18. Aug 14, 2016 at 5:06 PM
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    Got the exhaust in ... looks great and sounds nice! Throttle feels lighter ... doubt there's any real gain. Time will tell.
     
  19. Aug 15, 2016 at 7:33 PM
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    Okay, it's been a good week ...


    Spidertrax 1.25" spacers arrived today. Hope to have them on by the weekend.

    Remaining LED's should be here tomorrow ... Then the Mod slowdown begins.
     
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  20. Aug 15, 2016 at 8:28 PM
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    You are having a good week Dave. Love the front/rear lights by the way.
     
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  21. Aug 21, 2016 at 8:54 AM
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    Dave,

    Sorry if I missed it but what Reverse bulbs, brand wise, did you go with? I'm on VLEDS site and found what should fit my truck and wife's car.

    Thanks!!
     
  22. Aug 21, 2016 at 9:37 AM
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  23. Aug 21, 2016 at 12:13 PM
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    Build is going great! Looks awesome!
     
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  24. Aug 21, 2016 at 10:55 PM
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    Steve,

    I got my reverse leds from Headlight revolution
    The photos don't do them justice as they are very bright. They are the level 2 models. I can't speak about the vled reverse leds but can tell you that my switchbacks from them are incredible and also very bright.
     
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  25. Aug 21, 2016 at 10:58 PM
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    It does lock and seems pretty secure. The unit itself is bolted down via the rear seat bolts.
     
  26. Aug 25, 2016 at 9:14 PM
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    Done ....

     
  27. Aug 25, 2016 at 9:16 PM
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    And installed all my LED's ...
     
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  28. Aug 25, 2016 at 9:17 PM
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    Lastly, Spidertrax spacers are on ...

     
  29. Aug 25, 2016 at 9:23 PM
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    Truck looks really sharp. Well done sir.
     
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  30. Aug 26, 2016 at 3:36 AM
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    Great work Dave!
     
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