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2nd Gen Tips, Mods & More

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tcBob, Mar 26, 2008.

  1. Aug 1, 2014 at 12:42 PM
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    george3

    george3 Well-Known Member

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    Sorry:( I didn't realize it - on the other hand you'd have to read thru 15 pages to get to the PDF.
     
  2. Aug 1, 2014 at 12:44 PM
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    la0d0g

    la0d0g Its 4 o’clock somewhere

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    Yeah, that is true too. Search is people's friend I guess :)
     
  3. Aug 12, 2014 at 2:50 PM
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    hillbillytoyo

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    Has anyone seen a way to hide and lock a long gun in a double cab?
     
  4. Aug 12, 2014 at 6:29 PM
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    floodedkiwi

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    Under the back seat without a scope, maybe
     
  5. Aug 13, 2014 at 5:41 AM
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    RedlineTRD

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    Handgun or rifle?
     
  6. Aug 13, 2014 at 6:19 AM
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    smithr1730

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    "Long gun" usually refers to a rifle just fyi ^^^
     
  7. Aug 13, 2014 at 7:15 AM
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    BeaverYota

    BeaverYota Oregon State Edition

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    I thought it was a sexual reference.....:cool:
     
  8. Aug 13, 2014 at 7:18 AM
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    smithr1730

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    :rofl:
     
  9. Aug 13, 2014 at 7:30 AM
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    if you google image search "rifles in tacoma double can storage" or something similar to that there are pics of peoples long guns in there. and I can tell you that a Remington 878 Automaster will fit just fine in there....
     
  10. Aug 16, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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    MrSmith253

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    Will a tonnoue cover for a 2010 shortbed fit a 2014 shortbed
     
  11. Aug 16, 2014 at 7:07 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    yes
     
  12. Aug 22, 2014 at 10:06 AM
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    TexasTacoLT

    TexasTacoLT What's your hurry? I ain't Russian.

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    Anyone have any ideas or know of a thread that goes through installing factory foglights in a steel bumper?

    I've got an All-Pro bumper and need some ideas on how to mount the factory fogs in it.
     
  13. Aug 22, 2014 at 10:09 AM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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  14. Aug 22, 2014 at 11:03 AM
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    TexasTacoLT

    TexasTacoLT What's your hurry? I ain't Russian.

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  15. Sep 1, 2014 at 5:03 PM
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    Not sure if this is where this belongs: (Issue for 2nd gen) I recently experienced a headlight issue, everythime I hit a smallbump in the road my headlight reflector would jiggle. Searched the forums for a fix but, I was unable to locate a solution to the problem. It seems the common fix is just replace the assembly. So since I had a broken headlight and the new ones installed, I decided to disssemble the unit and see what the issue was.

    To repair a headlight reflector issue try this: Turn the vertical adjusting screw clockwise until you can't turn it any further, if you listen really closely you might be able to hear it snap back into it's socket.....Readjust your headlight and your done.
     
  16. Sep 5, 2014 at 5:39 PM
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    I keep a mini 14 with a foldable tactical stock under the back seat driver's side. fits perfect
     
  17. Sep 5, 2014 at 6:27 PM
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    DarthTarmac

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    Where's the thread that shows me how to swith off the nanny modes, like traction control and VSC, etc.?
     
  18. Sep 11, 2014 at 4:16 AM
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    Overkill07

    Overkill07 Tacoitis

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    I know your rifle wont fit in this but if your pack'n a pistol you need to check out this link. There is a thread about this here in TW, but I think this is the lowest price I've seen. Definitely worth the money.:quickdraw:


    http://www.publicsafetysource.com/gun-safes/toyota-gun-safes/tacoma-1012.php

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  19. Sep 11, 2014 at 2:18 PM
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    cdill

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  20. Sep 20, 2014 at 10:02 AM
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    Not sure this is the correct place for this but wanted to share a cheap fix for those 2 open rectangular ends left visible down low when you install a new bumper. I ordered these plugs online for $2.25 apiece. Shipping is high but maybe owners in the same area could make a big order. I just trimmed the 'fins' by about 2/3 on the long sides of the plugs, no trimming on the short sides. rubber mallet and voila.

    http://www.exercise-equipment-parts.com/2-3-rectangular-end-cap-textured.html

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