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1st Gen Lunchtable Thread - General Discussion

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Speedytech7, May 31, 2018.

  1. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:23 PM
    Dan8906

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    Have a buddy looking for a tacoma here in Ca. What are you selling?
     
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  2. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:23 PM
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    Yes, but it's worth it. I wouldn't worry about it renting a uhaul to use once, but if you're buying s trailer you will actually use you need them. Pulling isn't the problem with a Tacoma, it's stopping
     
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  3. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:24 PM
    Speedytech7

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    They're helpful, but you have to have a place to put it, luckily my dad doesn't ever really need it. I don't always need it either but it holds more than the taco and is easier to load if I need to buy building supplies or engines or furniture.
     
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  4. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:24 PM
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    I have a buddy in San Diego that is kinda wanting to sell his taco. Pm me if you think your buddy would be interested and you want details
     
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  5. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:25 PM
    Speedytech7

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    Plus reversing sucks
     
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    How much are break controlers?
     
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  7. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:26 PM
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    No idea honestly, can't be too much though. Also random, but being a 5 lug does your truck have smaller brakes then a 6? Never thought of that before
     
  8. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:26 PM
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    Not bad, mine was $120 and I installed it and the 7pin harness myself.
     
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    yes it does
     
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  12. Aug 8, 2018 at 9:30 PM
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    Yes, but i plan to upgrade soon. Though not as sooner then if i got the frame tuesday
     
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    Was selling an 04 sr5 4wd v6 manual trans, but when he hears where its at, it might as well be on the moon
     
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    You're welcome to one that was installed in my 5-Lug. But i am pretty sure it hasn't worked since the Clinton Administration.

    Let me know if you want to install one. I can help.
     
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    They're better than nothing. I hauled my Honda Civic home on a dolly with surge brakes and I didn't feel a thing. I was pushing 3,600 pounds. On the flip side, when I towed my toolbox home on a flatbed - I could feel everything and all that weight behind me because it was unbraked.
     
  16. Aug 8, 2018 at 10:27 PM
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    I gathered a crowd around me at Home Depot when I was trying to return the trailer by backing it into the space. I gave up and just unhitched it and moved it back by hand. I didn't realize how light it was.

    I looked like this, basically.

     
  17. Aug 8, 2018 at 10:35 PM
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    I didn't mean like that, reversing a trailer is cake once you understand how to chase it. I meant reversing with surge brakes, because they apply
     
  18. Aug 8, 2018 at 10:35 PM
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    Hmm maybe
     
  19. Aug 8, 2018 at 10:36 PM
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    Oh right. Reversing a trailer is really an art, I couldn't do it if my life depended on it.
     
  20. Aug 8, 2018 at 10:37 PM
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    Beefed up the front bumper a little more. Might need even more. We’ll see. I like to bump into shit
     

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