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951_yota

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What’s up everyone. Here is my 2017 Offroad 4x4 DCSB Soft Taco in Silver Sky

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Front Suspension:
-OME heavy shocks with 886 Coils for +150lbs
-Light Racing UCA’s Caster set to #2

Rear Suspension:
-OME rear sport struts.
-Headstrong Offroad-3 add a leaf set with overload left in

Electrical:
-Blue Sea fuse panel
-Interior switch controller
-Power tray engine bay organizer

Communications:
-Cobra 75 Cb
-3’ tailgate mounted Firestick
-Tailgate antenna bracket

Lighting:
-Baja Design Amber fog lights
-32” single row LED driving combo pattern for bumper
-32” double row spot behind grille
-Side shooting hood pods
-Morimoto 5500k 35w HID’s
-Interior LED lighting conversion and red map lighting

Exterior Aesthetics:
-usr auto Pro Headlights
-usr auto Pro Tailights
-Pro grille
-Medium Hood Vinyl wrap
-Removed all exterior badging
-Softopper
-Prinsu roof rack

Interior Aesthetics:
-Expedition Essentials TPAM phone mount

Armor:
-Aluminum high clearance front bumper (on order)
-Due swingout standard bumper (on order)
-Aluminum skid trilogy

Performance:
-4.88 Nitro gears
-Orange Virus Tune 1.04 87 octane
-Rear differential breather relocation
-Hypertech spedo recalibration

Wheels:
-Method Standard Race 17’s

Tires:
-285/70r17 Falken Wildpeaks w/fullsize spare in stock location

Storage Mods:
-Docloco’s rear bins molle panel replacement
-4x Innovations highllift jack mount
-4x Innovations double quick fist mount

Future ideas:
-Wheelers u-bolt flip kit with front and back bump stops
-Clazzios
 
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Welcome to T3G! Very nice softshell taco! I like what you have done so far, keep it up.
 

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Welcome to T3G! Very nice softshell taco! I like what you have done so far, keep it up.

Thanks man. Big changes coming soon. Poss full Icon suspension in works as well
 

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Nice to see you here
 

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Welcome to T3G! I dig your rig. Is that Cleghorn?
 

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On order or awaiting install in garage

Pelfreybilt front bumper
Pelfreybilt rear bumper
Caliraised switch controller
Baja designs lighting
Blue Sea fuse panel
 
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I wanna see pics of these mods
 

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I wanna see pics of these mods
here is my rear differential breather extension which is a must for all. This literally took me 15 minutes and I feel much better now. More mod pics to come...
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Phase one of my switch controller complete. Switch mounted and all wiring ran to engine bay for that and my cobra 75 cb head unit. Gotta go pick up my baby so done for today. Phase 2 will be wiring it all up under hood. For another day.
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Ok baby went down for a nap so I rushed on out to work on my truck. HID’s installed. CaliRaisedLED lopro ditch brackets installed. Driver side is HID passenger is factory light.

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Oh shit he got the 6 shooters!

I hid my ballasts up under that black trim peice in the engine bay. The ones on the right and left. They pop right off
 

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Oh shit he got the 6 shooters!

I hid my ballasts up under that black trim peice in the engine bay. The ones on the right and left. They pop right off

Nice idea. When I install my fuse panel and add my relay ill do the same. They do look oretty good where they are att but if I can completely hide them then that works too. So u just laid them under?
 

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Nice idea. When I install my fuse panel and add my relay ill do the same. They do look oretty good where they are att but if I can completely hide them then that works too. So u just laid them under?

Yeah. Used some strong double sided tape and stuck em down
 

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Cool I will do that when I finish al the wiring. You running a relay?

Nah. 35w. I was when i had 55w but i wanted to get the engine bay cleaned up and sold it for thr 35
 

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What’s up everyone. Here is my 2017 Offroad 4x4 DCSB Soft Taco in Silver Sky

F0573AEC-2C11-4331-93CF-1DA79FD9C7B5.jpeg

7493E968-10A0-4B4F-B7EC-4E9DA388A445.jpeg


Front Suspension:
-Old Man Emu heavy shocks with 886 Coils for +150lbs
-Light Racing UCA’s Caster set to #2

Rear Suspension:
-2.0 Old Man Emu rear sport struts.
-Headstrong Offroad-3 add a leaf set with overload left in

Electrical:
-Blue Sea fuse panel (awaiting install)
-CaliraisedLED switch controller (awaiting install)
-Power tray engine bay organizer

Communications:
-Cobra 75 Cb
-3’ tailgate mounted Firestick
-CaliraisedLED tailgate antenna bracket

Lighting:
-Baja Design amber fog lights (awaiting install)
-32” CaliRaisedLED single row LED driving combo pattern for bumper (awaiting install)
-32” CaliRaisedLED double row spot behind grille
-CaliraisedLED side shooting hood pods
-Morimoto 5500k 35w HID’s
-Interior LED lighting conversion and red map lighting

Exterior Aesthetics:
-usr auto Pro Headlights
-usr auto Pro Tailights
-CaliraisedLED Pro grille
-Medium Hood Vinyl wrap
-Removed all exterior badging
-Softopper
-Prinsu Design Studio roof rack

Interior Aesthetics:
-Expedition Essentials TPAM phone mount

Armor:
-Pelfreybilt aluminum front bumper (on order)
-Pelfreybilt high clearance rear bumper (on order)
-SOS Offroad Concepts frame bolted rock sliders
-SOS Offroad Concepts front aluminum skidplate
-SOS Concepts mid aluminum skid

Performance:
-4.88 Nitro gears
-Orange Virus Tune 1.04 87 octane
-Rear differential breather relocation

Wheels:
-Method Standard Race 17’s

Tires:
-285/70r17 Falken Wildpeaks w/fullsize spare in stock location

Storage Mods:
-Docloco’s rear bins molle panel replacement
-4x Innovations highllift jack mount
-4x Innovations double quick fist mount
how do you like those wildpeaks?
 

951_yota

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how do you like those wildpeaks?

They are fine. The biggest advantage is their super quiet on the road. I mean i barely hear them and their all terains so I like that. They arnt crazy aggressive looking but for the price they are damn solid
 
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951_yota

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Cobra 75 install.

Step:1)

So I purchased a caliraisedled tailgate bracket, firestick 3’, heavy spring, and antenna hardware kit and installed it on tailgate. Ran antenna wire through top of tailamp down left side of truck.

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Step 2)

I ran the coaxial antenna wire down left of truck securing it with zipties along the way.

Step 3)

Directly in between front driver and rear seat is a rubber grommet that goes to underneath. I removed the grommet and cut a small hole in it. I ran the coaxial and 4g power wire for amp ground through it and pushed it back in place. Marine grade silicone will be used to seal the small slit. You can see my amps grounding wire attached to frame also.

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Step 4)

Next I ran the coaxial underneath carpet and up behind center console where my finger is pointing. There is already a small hole in the carpet to feed it up. From there i fished it to passenger side with only an inch or two to spare.

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Step 5)

I placed the box behind center console and carpet holds it in place. From there I connected coaxial and mike. You can see where mike cord comes out and to dash.

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Step 6)

I ran the ground and power along with my switch controllers wiring harness through firewire into engine bay and I was done. Will be tuning the antenna shortly.
 
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solscooter

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I wanna do exactly this. any particular reason you chose the drivers side instead of passenger for the antenna mount?
 
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