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Early Toyota truck frames were fully boxed tip-to-tail, but the factory went with a higher grade steel and went with a partially boxed and braced frame on the Tacoma. For a rig that sees a fair bit of trail use with a beefier drivetrain, it's a good idea to add some strength to the rear portion of the frame rails.