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1st Gen owner from AZ - Finally Introducing myself

Discussion in 'New Members' started by TheMike515, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. Jan 25, 2012 at 7:03 PM
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    TheMike515

    TheMike515 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I've been hanging out on the forum for a bit and finally got myself a Tacoma about a month ago... This is the first truck I've ever owned and i'm hooked! These forums are great and I figured I should get around to officially introducing myself and my Tacoma...

    2002 Tacoma Prerunner Access Cab 3.4 TRD (or whatever they call it)
    unfortunatly its Auto but I'm still enjoying it!

    [​IMG]

    The previous owner put 265/75/R16s on it w/ the stock height and I like it.

    Also, the previous owner put the K&N cold air induction kit which i'm not so thrilled about because in my experience the 'oiled' filters are always more trouble than they are worth.... so if anyone knows of a paper cone filter that will fit on the end of the K&N kit then let me know!

    I bought it w/ about 135K on the dial... needed a new battery (Diehard Platinum) and a replaced Transmission mount... And word is the Timing Belt was done at 120K.

    So yeah, now i'm excited to go experience so of the non-paved adventures Arizona has to offer!
     
  2. Jan 25, 2012 at 8:28 PM
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    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    Nice man welcome from ghetto Tucson,
     
  3. Jan 25, 2012 at 8:29 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Welcome!
     
  4. Jan 25, 2012 at 8:29 PM
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    himmie

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    Visit the Build.
    Welcome to TW! ...from Buckeye sometimes.
     
  5. Jan 25, 2012 at 11:17 PM
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    Norton

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    ARE Z-Series Topper, OME 885 Coils, Dakar Leafs, NitroCharger Sports; TRD Quickshifter; TRD Exhaust; aFe POWER Magnum FLOW Pro DRY S Air Filter; Goodridge SS Brake Lines; Cooper Discoverer A/T3s on FJ SE Anthracite Rims; N-Fab 6-Step Nerf Bars; MetalMiller TRD Skid; jsi's Locker Anytime & ramonortiz55's Always on Power Outlet Relay Mods; crashnburn80's Ultimate Headlight & Fog Light Upgrades (RallyLights Harnesses, Osram 85/80W H4 & Flösser 90W H11 Bulbs); ND4's Fog Light Anytime Mod; Interior & Reverse LEDs; AudioControl LC2i LOC, JL Audio XD200/2v2 Amp, Focal PS165V1 Spkrs, Sound Ordnance B-8PTD Sub, Hushmat & Foam Insulation; Ltd Auto-Dim/Compass/Temp/Backup Camera/Homelink mirror; 4Runner 4X4 & FJ Fog Light Switches; Husky Floor Liners; UltraGauge EM; Redline Tuning QuickLIFT Elite; Mobtown Offroad Locking Bed Storage Doors; Toyota Bed Mat; Toyota Bed Extender; Pop & Lock Power Tailgate Lock; SolarGard Tint; CravenSpeed Stubby Antenna; Amsoil Lubricants; Adam's Detailing Supplies
    Welcome to TW!
     
  6. Jan 26, 2012 at 12:01 AM
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    808TRDTaco10

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    Nice 1st gen and welcome to the forum! :cool:
     
  7. Jan 26, 2012 at 12:12 AM
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    RelentlessFab

    RelentlessFab Tacoma offroad armor fabricating beast Vendor

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    Welcome to TW!
    Red 1st gen ftw!
     
  8. Jan 26, 2012 at 5:51 AM
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    RLDTACO

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    Welcome! :wave:
     
  9. Jan 26, 2012 at 9:59 PM
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    TheMike515

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    Thanks All!
     
  10. Jan 27, 2012 at 9:08 PM
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    Tigahshark

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  11. Jan 30, 2012 at 11:49 AM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

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    3" OME lift 885s & Dakars riding on 33" KM2s Click the sig pic to see the build thread .
    [​IMG]Welcome to TW from Sparks, NV[​IMG]
     
  12. Jan 30, 2012 at 11:52 AM
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    97yota4wd

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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    welcome from non ghetto east mesa, AZ!

    red first gens ftw
     
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