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Chris n Christa's 13 T4R

Discussion in '5th Gen Builds (2010+)' started by Texoma, May 10, 2017.

  1. May 10, 2017 at 9:31 AM
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    Texoma

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    Just bought dat bish
    Just got my wife a 2013 T4R. Might as well start a fresh build thread.
     
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  2. May 10, 2017 at 9:35 AM
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    Here she is yesterday when we brought her home.
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  3. May 10, 2017 at 9:37 AM
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    First mod she wants is a back up cam. Didn't come with one, and it has the small screen HU, so I'm either going to get the LCD mirror, or upgrade the HU to go with the back up cam.
     
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  4. May 10, 2017 at 10:50 AM
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    Congrats! Keep posting pics of the progress!
     
  5. May 10, 2017 at 11:22 AM
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  6. Jun 11, 2017 at 6:46 PM
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    So first mod wasn't a back up cam. Found some running boards on CL for $70 off of a new T4R, so we picked em up. They aaaaiight.
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  7. Jun 11, 2017 at 6:47 PM
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    Next is some wheels n tires for her birthday. Working on some details on that, then hopefully soon have some fancy wheels on her.
     
  8. Jun 11, 2017 at 7:45 PM
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    Nice deal. They look great
     
  9. Jun 12, 2017 at 5:55 AM
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    More importantly is that she likes them.
     
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  10. Jun 20, 2017 at 5:14 PM
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    Just ordered wheels n tires for her. They should be on her T4R by Saturday.
     
  11. Jun 23, 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    Got the new wheels on today. American Outlaw Lawman 17x9 -10 off set wrapped in 265-70-17 Hankook dynapro atm's. WP_20170623_19_05_31_Pro.jpg WP_20170623_19_05_43_Pro.jpg
     
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  12. Jul 31, 2017 at 8:16 AM
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    So the brakes the Ford dealer put on were the cheapest ones they could have found, and warped almost immediately. So, I ended up doing a complete upgrade front n rear with Power Stop drilled slotted rotors with Power Stop pads I got from RockAuto as a package deal for $325. They definitely made a huge difference in braking power.

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  13. Sep 1, 2017 at 10:13 AM
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    WP_20170827_16_48_12_Pro (2).jpg WP_20170827_17_07_41_Pro.jpg WP_20170827_17_11_10_Pro.jpg Got most of the pieces for her lift last weekend. TRD Pro shocks n coils in a Craiglist deal. They are pretty much Bilstein 6112's . Then swapped coils for a customer because he got a rear bumper and the ass was sagging, so I traded my labor for his Icon rear coils. Christa wants the front n rear coils painted pink, so while I'm waiting on the rear shocks to come from Headstrong Off Road, I'll paint them. Oh yeah, getting Bilstein 5100's for the rears.
     
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  14. Sep 5, 2017 at 7:30 AM
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    so now I have painted the coils pink as to her request, and now I'm just waiting on the rear shocks to come from Headstrong Off Road on Thursday.

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  15. Sep 17, 2017 at 5:47 AM
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    Finally the lift is complete, for now. In front is the Bilstein TRD Pro 6112 style shocks, but with only two notches. Spring is set on the second notch, got a daystar poly coil spring isolator to give the extra height from wheelers along with wheelers from super bump. In the rear are Icon springs I traded for labor and Bilstein 5100 shocks from Headstrong Off Road. Looks and drives great with this set up, and Christa loves it as well, so that's what counts.

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    Bad-ass looking T4R brother
     
  17. Oct 8, 2017 at 4:21 AM
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    Thank you. I think one of the next major mods is going to be a front bumper n winch. Haven't decided which one yet.
     
  18. Oct 9, 2017 at 12:14 PM
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    Any particular paint you used? I’m thinking about painting the ones on my wife’s runner. Have you thought about a slim line bumper?
     
  19. Oct 10, 2017 at 6:52 AM
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    I think it was rustoleum 2x paint. So far it's holding up well. I'm bout to paint some OME shocks with the same but in blue for my Taco.
     
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