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Old 02-19-2009, 05:51 PM   #1
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It's no Tacoma.....

But, I bought another Toyota. As my user name states "Toy4Life".

It's a 1992 Toyota 4Runner SR5 V6 4x4, 116,500 miles, fully loaded. She needs a little bit of work, but for the price and condition, I don't regret the purchase. Due to questionable finances, there will be no major modifications anytime in the near future. Just necessary repairs. Here are a few pictures I took right after getting home with it today.





Yeah, I need to get new seat covers. And, although these 4Runners are known for rear end sag, there is about 200lbs of tools and auto fluids in the back. without that, it sits level.
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Old 02-19-2009, 05:54 PM   #2
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not bad at all! i like that body style for the 4runner
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Old 02-19-2009, 06:28 PM   #3
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I like it. Needs some bigger tires if I can budget them in.
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Old 02-19-2009, 06:30 PM   #4
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that thing looks awesome man! very well kept.... hope you guys enjoy it!
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Old 02-19-2009, 06:34 PM   #5
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that steering wheel and shifter look so familiar to me yet I've never been near that style 4R...maybe when I was 5 or 6 my babysitter could have driven me around in one but idr.
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Old 02-19-2009, 06:46 PM   #7
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thats awesome Chad!!!


and you have a great,great base for when you get them $$$ for mods and such.
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Old 02-19-2009, 06:53 PM   #9
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thats awesome Chad!!!


and you have a great,great base for when you get them $$$ for mods and such.
Thanks, Will. 1st thing will be some bigger tires. Right now it's got 235/75/15 BS Deullers. They are pretty worn, but not done yet. I also gotta hit up Bob for another TW sticker.
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Thanks, Will. 1st thing will be some bigger tires. Right now it's got 235/75/15 BS Deullers. They are pretty worn, but not done yet. I also gotta hit up Bob for another TW sticker.
i'll be pulling the tires i got on here soon..........265/70/16 uniroyal laredo cross country.....only 6k miles on them......................you just pay shipping, and i'll give them to you, if you want them and wanna run 16's. just a thought anyway bro. they are good tires.....but i need a set of a/t tires.
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Old 02-19-2009, 07:01 PM   #12
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i'll be pulling the tires i got on here soon..........265/70/16 uniroyal laredo cross country.....only 6k miles on them......................you just pay shipping, and i'll give them to you, if you want them and wanna run 16's. just a thought anyway bro. they are good tires.....but i need a set of a/t tires.
I appreciate the offer Will. Let me see what happens over the next few weeks. I too, would rather have ATs, but beggars can't be choosers I guess. I'd have to find some wheels to accomodate them.
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I appreciate the offer Will. Let me see what happens over the next few weeks. I too, would rather have ATs, but beggars can't be choosers I guess. I'd have to find some wheels to accomodate them.
just let me know either way brotha.
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Good for you T4L!!! 4Runners are sturdy Suv's and take a serious beating, looks like its in great condition so far!! congrats on the buy!!
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just let me know either way brotha.
Will do.
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Good for you T4L!!! 4Runners are sturdy Suv's and take a serious beating, looks like its in great condition so far!! congrats on the buy!!
I think it is in good condition for it's age. It was a southern runner, so rust hasn't destroyed it yet. The trick will be keeping it that way.
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Will do.

I think it is in good condition for it's age. It was a southern runner, so rust hasn't destroyed it yet. The trick will be keeping it that way.
it may cost a little bit.............but you can sand the frame a bit if it needs it....pressure wash it really good, and buy cans of rubber undercoating for it.......and that should work pretty good to keep the rust at bay.
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sweet! looks good. i have a soft spot for 4 runners and land cruisers. i like the 1st and 2nd gen 4 runners the best, the 3rd gens look to "soft". even though its not a power house, like you said, that should be a reliable badass ride
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Too bad ya had to sell your Tacoma, I liked it.
Me too, but it was a matter of survival.....and believe me, if I coulda found a Tacoma for this price, I would have been all over it.
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Very nice, looks like its been well taken care of. What do you have to do to it?
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