what are you building your truck to do?

Discussion in 'Off-Road' started by in2nit, Apr 13, 2013.

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What are you building your truck to do?

  1. Dezert runs

    7 vote(s)
    43.8%
  2. Expo

    7 vote(s)
    43.8%
  3. rock climbing

    1 vote(s)
    6.3%
  4. street queen

    3 vote(s)
    18.8%
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  1. in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    Just trying to find out what everyone is in to. This is not a bash thread
     
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  3. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    The end result with my truck is to have a comfortable DD with the capability of doing light to moderate wheeling.
     
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  4. TacoDawgfan

    TacoDawgfan Well-Known Member

    Couldn't have said it any better. I've always wanted a Toyota 4x4 since before they were called Tacoma's. So I love the idea of the value and longevity of these trucks along with the idea that it will go anywhere I want to within reason.
     
  5. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    Cool.. I dd mine. Actually I never intended to change my truck except for a wheel and tire package. Then went out once and was hooked. Lol
     
  6. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    Also since my truck is my DD I keep from destroying it because it needs to get me to work. I have no need to show off.:)
     
  7. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    For me, I just like to go fast. Showing off is the last thing on my mind.:thumbsup:
     
  8. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    Fast would be cool but you need LT and I wouldn't LT my DD.
     
  9. Johnnie

    Johnnie Well-Known Member

    LT, who needs LT to go fast!?
     
  10. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

  11. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    Me:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  12. tostidos

    tostidos Well-Known Member

    End result for my truck is to race all the popular desert races. Ultimately MORE 1400 class. The most current goal is to get it to one of the most capable weekend warrior/desert DD around. (I can drive the 20 miles to work everyday on pure trails)
     
  13. ProForce

    ProForce Thin Blue Line

    That's a crazy video :eek: makes me NOT wanna take my truck to Mojave anytime soon lol...

    As for my goal, I'd like a nice expo rig / dd. Something that's practice for daily use but still very capable. Nice full MT setup, no glass, some light bars, plate bumper, and that's about it. But also want to keep it super clean and stealthy looking. With the dd luxuries like leather and a quiet cabin.
     
  14. donvido47

    donvido47 Well-Known Member

    Not really sure. It's my dd so I don't want to get too outrageous. But she does little a little plastic surgery. I can follow right behind my uncles (05 F350 & 07 Ram 3500 dually) to elk camp. Even in a nasty winter in the mountains. But, I still think I could do more...
     
  15. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    That's not how we run the Mojave Anthony. U will be just fine. Its about using ur head.
     
  16. ProForce

    ProForce Thin Blue Line

    I'm sure its not, but I'm still scared lol. I don't really have the funds to be fixing things at the moment so until the extra cash is laying around, I wanna stay on the safe side.

    Is the water crossing in Mojave avoidable? It looks pretty deep! And I have lighting wired pretty low under the bumper to be submerged. Also don't have the diff breather mod done yet.
     
  17. ae111black

    ae111black Moderator Moderator

  18. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    Water crossing is gone now. BLM filled it in.
     
  19. ProForce

    ProForce Thin Blue Line

    I guess that's good and bad news. Good for me and others who aren't capable of making the crossing, bad for those who enjoyed it.
     
  20. OP
    in2nit

    in2nit Well-Known Member

    My 1st trip to Mojave was on mid travel. I went through the water hole. Ur truck is quite capable Brutha.
     
  21. Konaborne

    Konaborne Well-Known Member

    hawaii

    can drive around the entire island on 1/2 tank of gas (no expo)
    no good dunes to play in (no dez)
    street queeny is a no-go (no street queeny)

    lava rock attack!
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    Last edited: Apr 14, 2013

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