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autotrader find...does it seem sketchy to u?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by GA_TACO4x4, Aug 9, 2010.

  1. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

    GA_TACO4x4 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    found this 2001 Tacoma TRD while browsing autotrader today. looks like an awesome truck but its shown with Colorado plates and snowy weather, but listed in middle ga. we got snow this year but not that much. if its not a scam someone better snatch this up quick!
     
  2. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    desertdude59

    desertdude59 CRAZY 4WHEELER

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    From the Mojave desert now in Wild and Wonderful W
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    4" lift after market front bumper bed mount lightbar/roll bar (4)6" kc's on the roll bar (2) kc flat back bumper mounts f/r gears for the 33's
    Pretty cheap for a newer Tacoma. Hmmmmmmmmm
     
  3. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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    ibengineer

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    those dont look like 35's........
     
  4. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:26 PM
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    desertdude59

    desertdude59 CRAZY 4WHEELER

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    From the Mojave desert now in Wild and Wonderful W
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    4" lift after market front bumper bed mount lightbar/roll bar (4)6" kc's on the roll bar (2) kc flat back bumper mounts f/r gears for the 33's
    You should buy it for me. lol. Then I can sell it for double the amount!
     
  5. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    Its very cheap for the miles???? Kinda sketchy. I have read about scams that happen over the internet like this. I about bout a car that was supposedly in a warehouse in Oregon and would ship to me and I would have ten days to scope it over and make a decision, but I had to prepay first though. What was crazy was it was 2003 Honda Accord for only $2300. Kinda crazy. Do some research and see if you can see it in person first.
     
  6. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    tacomaprerunner

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    No way that's legitimate.
     
  7. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:30 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

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    yeah that was my first thought too...

    definitely 35s...if u look close at the closeup pic u can see it on the sidewall

    thinking about sending him a message saying i live in the area and would like to check it out before i buy it with cash. lol
     
  8. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:32 PM
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    STLharry

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    Usually when something seems too good to be true on the internet, it is.

    Only thing is that it's on autotrader and not craigslist. I would def check it out, but be VERY skeptical
     
  9. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:34 PM
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    jjw1

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    i just seen this on autotrader last week...how weird...haha...i too noticed the tags
     
  10. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    I would think autotrader would be a little safer. The deal I saw was on craigslist, and I figured it was too good to be true. Do some research and be sure before you lose a couple bucks.
     
  11. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:43 PM
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    desertdude59

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    4" lift after market front bumper bed mount lightbar/roll bar (4)6" kc's on the roll bar (2) kc flat back bumper mounts f/r gears for the 33's
    Now that sounds like a scam! lol
     
  12. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    Fire931

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    seems like either a scam or maybe a salvage title.... :confused:
     
  13. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

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    sent him this:

     
  14. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:48 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    Sounds good man. Good luck. Hope you get a great deal!
     
  15. Aug 9, 2010 at 6:49 PM
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    GA_TACO4x4

    GA_TACO4x4 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    here 'n there
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    lol im not really in the market for a new truck. but if legit ya never know, i may end up with one :)
     
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