ROTW: Texus

Discussion in '80-Series Tech' started by Texus, Mar 12, 2007.

  1. Texus

    Texus

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    OK...here she is... a few diff. things since last time... had it 3 years now, got it @ 77K, now 125K, done all the birfs, flushed everything, AMSoil tip to toe, anal on maintenance... only thing left that always bugs me is the PHH...

    Interior:
    Grab Bar (mot)
    Pin 7
    CDL (from a hazard switch Mod)
    Husky liners both rows (2nd row is a pain, covers the floor vent...)
    SOR Tuff-Duck seat covers & console cover
    Milford barrier...LOVE IT! peace of mind!!!
    hard wired scanner & phone stuff.
    Acces. switches for drive/roof/rear bump lights

    Underhood-ish:
    Hella horns
    JD low beams...great improvement!
    K&N
    Flowmaster SUV 50 series muffler
    Slee light wires (now in)
    Power Stop x-drilled front rotors
    Slee stainless ext. brake lines (not installed yet)

    Big stuff:

    ARB front
    Warn 8k
    custom sliders, george's inspired...mesh cage floor, for the lil' man's feet.
    custom rear bumper by Snowcruiser 95% complete
    OME 2.5 heavy F/R
    fact. lockers
    BFG 285/75-16 x5

    ...there may be some more, but maybe I'll remember more later...almost happy hour...

    We all know why we love'em & keep'em... only grief is fuel...love the lines, yes I try to keep'er shiny, trust me, this truck is well used, but not abused... it's an investent I think & I like to keep my **** nice! -Peace-
    lxdriveside.JPG lxpassside.JPG lxfront.JPG
     
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  2. Texus

    Texus

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    more pics

    Hella 1000's & interior ****/grab bar... hella light covers too
    arbwarn.JPG lxgrabbar.JPG lxinside.JPG
     
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  3. Texus

    Texus

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    and some mo-

    here are a few...
    lxlightswitches.JPG lxcdl.JPG lxracklight.JPG
     
  4. Texus

    Texus

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    and even some mo-

    milford barrier... graet investment as per all the chit I carry! side of rwar bumper...Shackle mounts insanely beefy, from Redrock 4x4...1" wide & stoudt!
    milfordbarrier.JPG mychitman.JPG rearbump.JPG
     
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  5. Texus

    Texus

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    bored yet?

    full rear shot, rack slats on one side... other side for roof box, bike & ski racks...love those slee end caps!!!
    rearbump2.JPG roofrack1.JPG sleeendcap.JPG
     
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  6. Texus

    Texus

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    sorry so many...

    more more more
    slidertop.JPG sliderunder.JPG lxfrenchcreek.JPG
     
  7. fzjchase

    fzjchase

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    Very nice and very clean, good job, Texus.
     
  8. F0RSAKEN

    F0RSAKEN

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    Awesome! Basically what I want to get mine to :)
     
  9. tacomafj-80

    tacomafj-80

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    Love It. Nice Rig Man.
     
  10. Romer

    Romer fatherofdaughterofromer Moderator

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    Nice progression. Thanks for contributing
     
  11. Walking Eagle

    Walking Eagle

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    I like the baby seat - amazing how many of us 80 series owners have those ;)
     
  12. mot

    mot SILVER Star

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    Very nicely done!
     
  13. jamisobe

    jamisobe

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    Very kool and different. How does that spare tire mount work for you?

    I like how you have flood lights aimed at the sides. I am feeling inspired.
     
  14. Brentbba

    Brentbba Former Golfer SILVER Star

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    Nice addition of the wire mesh so the little one, or anyone else for that matter, doesn't slip thru the slider. Very nice!
     
  15. TX80Fan

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    I Want Those Sliders!!!
     
  16. TiredIronGRB

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    Very nice, more picturs of it on the rocks please...
     
  17. Ting

    Ting

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    Nice Lexus. Thanks for sharing...

    Super clean inside...
     
  18. Mikey

    Mikey

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    love the sliders
     
  19. reffug

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    The very last pic on the rocks, where was that taken?

    Nice write up.:cheers:

    Nice rig.:cool:

    As always thanks for contributing.
     
  20. Texus

    Texus

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    yo reffug...

    that pic was on french creek, almost to the top of Holy cross trail in CO... i've got a few more of this trail I'll put up... good times... running out of light, so we could not finish the trail, camped there that night...nice & chilly @ almost 11K...
     

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