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Last Updated: May 15, 2018 at 16:54 pm

Page still under construction. Be warned

This is the highlighted build thread. I’ve linked to the more detailed and specific posts for the stuff I’ve done throughout this page. You can also browse through my blog here to find my truck posts.

Mod List


2002 Tacoma SR5 2.7l 4×4 5spd


I have a heavy foot
deckplate mod
flowmaster exhaust
5.29 gears
trd rear axle swap


Icon coilovers
AAL rear
bilstein 7100’s rear shocks
rear shock crossmember
ubolt flip


37″ ProComp Extreme MT
Rock Crawler Series ProComp Wheels


front trailgear bumper with lighthoop and top plated
4xinnovation sliders
hack-fab(that’s me, haha) high clearance rear bumper
hack-fab front diff skidplate(1/4″ diamond plated stock bumper)


hidden radar detector
computer switch panel
sony xplode head unit
7″ Truckpc running windows 7 pro with 200gb hd
Kenwood head unit
uniden 520xlpro ash tray mod
instrument panel superflux LED bulbs
black door fabric
CCFL in door panel pockets
LEDS in footwells
HALO figurine security system


Gumby grill emblem
bobbed bed
bedrack with cb ant mount & kragen mounts
hack-fab tire gate


2x 7″ Kragens up front
30″ dual row LED light bar up front
2x 4″ kragens in back
Porsche bi-xenon projector retro
Philips 85122 bulbs
12,500lb badlands winch

Wheeling Trips

July 9th, 2010 – FIRST BIG TRIP Harlan County, KY

Nov 24 2012 – 491 offroad shakedown run

Jan 5th 2013 – Slade, KY
Jan 13 2013 – Horseshoe Bend
Jan 13 2013 – Big Rock Offroad
Mar 1 2013 – Land Between the Lakes KY/TN Tacomaworld Meet
May 17th 2013 – GSMTR at Windrock
May 25th Memorial Weekend – Harlan County Kentucky

July 4th, 2009

The beginning of the story – the day I brought her home.

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July 14th, 2009

The blacking out begins.

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February 4th, 2010

New emblems+ deckplate mod.

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February 4th, 2010

New shoes! Goodyear Duratracs

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April 1st, 2010

Sliders & Lunchbox Locker added

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July 5th, 2010

Porsche Bi-Xenon Retro & New Grill

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August 1st, 2010

Bedrack and CB Antennae made and mounted

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August 2st, 2010

First TruckPC

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August 2st, 2010

First TruckPC

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