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What did you do to your 4th gen today?

Discussion in '4th Gen 4Runners (2003-2009)' started by wnelax04sr5, Apr 7, 2014.

  1. Dec 13, 2019 at 8:37 PM
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    sugabear

    sugabear New Member

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    Lots of things done. Did the fog light mod, picked up some nice oem headlights, avoided the secondary air pump failure thanks to slyfox 75 kit and, got rid of the fake angel eye headlights and also removed my front bug guard.

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  2. Dec 16, 2019 at 8:50 AM
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    MattAK

    MattAK t4r.org refugee

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    Utah
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    Fixed broken shiz. Dobinson's 2.5"
    Installed my Victory4x4 roof rack over the weekend. Only one dark pic because it was 11pm when I finished but so far I like it. No appreciable wind noise on my commute today, I'll have to take it out on the freeway later to see at higher speeds. Best to follow the instructions, when they say don't tighten everything until you get it on the roof they mean it.

     
  3. Dec 21, 2019 at 7:07 PM
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    golfguy

    golfguy New Member

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    2018 TRD ORP, 2007 SR5 4WD
    Knocked out a list of things on my 07.
    Changed the oil.
    Changed rear diff oil.
    Drained and filled radiator (coolant looked good but I did it anyway).
    Flushed power steering.
    Cleaned MAF sensor.
    Installed a new air filter.
     
  4. Jan 8, 2020 at 6:20 PM
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    sugabear

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    Finally got around to change out both my front, rear differentials and T case. Ran into the front differential drain plug curse and ended up welding the little shit to a 10mm hex key sine plug was stripped out replaced it with a Lexus drain plug. Also greased up my U joints, yolk sliders no more “clunk” when I come up to a stop. Got some free oem tail lights off a 2006 4Runner.

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  5. Jan 12, 2020 at 7:01 PM
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    mrseth

    mrseth New Member

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    2004 Limited v8
    3" Rancho, 2.5" Delrin BL, 1.5" Supreme Spacer Lift, 35" Cooper MTP, Chopped Fenders, Racing buckets, 1.5" Spidertrax
  6. Feb 9, 2020 at 4:59 PM
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    MI-FL off roader

    MI-FL off roader New Member

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    Put some headers on and a decal. No steering or CEL issues so far.
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  7. Feb 12, 2020 at 4:51 AM
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    captsolo

    captsolo New Member

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    Just put one of these on my 2005 4runner (150,000 miles) from Amazon for $78 new. Fit perfectly. Also put two Lexus hood "holders", and now when you pull the latch by SW the hood springs up by itself, and holds up great. OEM stuff failed.

    Did the rear differential with Valvolene 80/90 / non synthetic at 140,000 miles. 2W drive - I'm in Bahamas. 15 minute job. No jack stands required. Plugs came out easy.
     
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  8. Feb 12, 2020 at 5:31 AM
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    Charlievee

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    What year?
     
  9. Feb 12, 2020 at 8:49 AM
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    MI-FL off roader

    MI-FL off roader New Member

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    03' V8
     
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  10. Feb 12, 2020 at 11:20 AM
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    GigemAgz95

    GigemAgz95 New Member

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    2007 v6 SR5 2wd. (used to be Moms)
    KPMF stealth Tundra vinyl wrap. Interior Led mod. Fog light mod. Jensen JHD36A head unit. Blackout of chrome. Usb charger in blank... More to come..
    Headers = 5hp.
    DTH sticker = 25hp.

    :cool:
     
  11. Feb 13, 2020 at 2:04 PM
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    TriaxT4R

    TriaxT4R New Member

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    Bilstein 6112/5160, Cooper Discoverer Stt Pro
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    Over the past few weeks, installed Freedom Off-Road UCA, new sway bar bushings and relocation kit, put my Bilstein 6112s on the top notch with 1/4 shim on driver side + alignment, cut new splash guard rubbers for both sides, and installed icon 2" rear springs and 10mm shim on driver....finally pleased with the way it looks
     
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  12. Feb 14, 2020 at 8:26 PM
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    sugabear

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    Well I got around to change out my spark plugs and do some other maintenance on my dumpster lol. Catching up on maintenance the previous owner did not do or did half ass.

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    Plugs weren’t all that bad with the exception that cylinder 3 plug was loose. I’m surprised that my truck didn't through a check engine light.
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  13. Feb 18, 2020 at 8:01 AM
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    MattAK

    MattAK t4r.org refugee

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    Fixed broken shiz. Dobinson's 2.5"
    Mounted my RTT on my roof rack for the first time last night. I wasn't going to leave it on full-time but I am now. I don't want to do that again any time soon.
     
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  14. Feb 18, 2020 at 4:39 PM
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    Bluesky 07

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    “Deep” Satoshi grille | X-REAS delete / TRD Offroad front springs & Bilstein 4600 shocks + FJC rear springs | Weathertech front & rear mats | Tinted front windows | Floor Armor cargo mat | TPMS bypass | LED interior, tag, & reverse lights | BlueSea Systems console USB power ports | Gentex 453 autodim mirror w/Homelink & compass | Kenwood DDX373BT HU + Audiovox backup camera | Fumoto F-103S | Bazooka tube subwoofer | Kenwood speakers & KAC-M1804 amp | Philips H9/9011 headlight bulbs | Rexing V1 Gen3 dash cam | Map light mod | Breather mod | Off-road Nav Setup | Power Stop Z36 brakes | OBD Fusion diagnostics
    Added an AEM Dryflow non-oiled reusable air filter, K&N reusable cabin filter, Alla Lighting yellow LED fogs, and Apex Overland front recovery points.

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    Also beefed up my recovery gear with Tred 800 boards.

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    Also recently replaced my Kenwood with the excellent Pioneer AVH-2550NEX & couldn’t be happier with it. I placed a magnetic phone mount as shown using one of those removable 3M strips, a solution I would have loved to have figured out much sooner.

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  15. Feb 23, 2020 at 6:41 PM
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    GigemAgz95

    GigemAgz95 New Member

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    KPMF stealth Tundra vinyl wrap. Interior Led mod. Fog light mod. Jensen JHD36A head unit. Blackout of chrome. Usb charger in blank... More to come..
    @Bluesky 07 ...
    Where do you have the usb cord mounted to? I want to have an exact mount like that and keep the cord tucked away. Looks good. I am also wanting some hooks like that..so stealing link. ;)
     
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  16. Feb 23, 2020 at 7:32 PM
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    Bluesky 07

    Bluesky 07 New Member

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    “Deep” Satoshi grille | X-REAS delete / TRD Offroad front springs & Bilstein 4600 shocks + FJC rear springs | Weathertech front & rear mats | Tinted front windows | Floor Armor cargo mat | TPMS bypass | LED interior, tag, & reverse lights | BlueSea Systems console USB power ports | Gentex 453 autodim mirror w/Homelink & compass | Kenwood DDX373BT HU + Audiovox backup camera | Fumoto F-103S | Bazooka tube subwoofer | Kenwood speakers & KAC-M1804 amp | Philips H9/9011 headlight bulbs | Rexing V1 Gen3 dash cam | Map light mod | Breather mod | Off-road Nav Setup | Power Stop Z36 brakes | OBD Fusion diagnostics
    I ran this from the head unit USB port to the space behind the small panel circled below. (This isn’t my truck, just a pic that I found online that shows the panel.) I did that so I could plug other things into the head unit as needed, for example a thumb drive to upload firmware updates and so on, by just pulling off that little panel. Otherwise, you can’t reach the USB port on the radio I have b/c it’s on the back.

    So the lightning cable for the iPhone just comes out from behind that panel up to the phone mount, which has a tiny cable clamp on the back. I can get a pic of my truck tomorrow if that would be helpful.

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