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Another Toyota Paint Issue . . .

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Palmetto Pete, Jun 19, 2012.

  1. Jun 19, 2012 at 10:13 AM
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    Palmetto Pete

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    I just traded my '10 for a '12 3 weeks ago. I noticed that on my passenger side door there is almost a faint tan discoloration in the middle of the door panel. I have no idea what it could be and you can only see it with the right angle of light on it. Has anyone else seen this on their truck? Any idea what it could be? Thanks in advance!
     
  2. Jun 19, 2012 at 11:51 AM
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    JKD

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    Maybe a pre-delivery damage repair.
     
  3. Jun 19, 2012 at 12:02 PM
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    Jester243

    Jester243 rabble rabble rabble

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    do you have a pic?
     
  4. Jun 19, 2012 at 2:10 PM
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    Palmetto Pete

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    I will post one tonight.
     
  5. Jun 19, 2012 at 2:30 PM
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    stewartx

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    No need to post a picture. Lets cut through the rhetoric. No, I haven't seen this and you've already said what it is ("discoloration"). If the paint is indeed discolored (not just showing a reflection), take the truck to the dealer to be fixed. :notsure:
     
  6. Jun 19, 2012 at 2:46 PM
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    478DblSport

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    ^^^My exact thought. A good body shop will be able to look at it and tell.
     
  7. Jun 19, 2012 at 3:11 PM
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    I would still like to see picture of it.
     
  8. Jun 19, 2012 at 3:14 PM
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    Aw9d

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    If you just bought it make the dealer fix it. I wouldn't waste time talking about it with us when you have a dealer to fight with.

    Good luck!
     
  9. Jun 21, 2012 at 7:19 AM
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    Palmetto Pete

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    Took the truck to the dealer yesterday and they are going to fix it. Not really too much hassel from them. Sorry, no pics yet, late work nights the past few days but I will snap some later.
     

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