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Bought a new truck: 2001 Taco

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by STLharry, Apr 24, 2010.

  1. Apr 24, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    STLharry

    STLharry [OP] Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    '95-'97 camouflaged, ARB bull bar, RAT Products skid plate kit, sliders, Green Mountain Customs rear tube bumper and overland bed rack, King coilovers with Icon neoprene covers, defenestrated sway bar, OME Rear Suspension: CS046R leafs + AAL/5125 shocks/NWOR greasable hardware/U-bolt flip kit; S13WL Tundra calipers/pads/rotors, IPF H4 lenses and bulbs, IPF 968 DCG 100W lights, clapped out CB radio, Aussie-spec FJ60 inclinometer, ARB CKMA12 compressor, Superwinch S9000 with 12V Guy clock switch, 4' Hi-Lift, deckplate mod/grey wire mod/dif breather extensions, Duratrac tires, Sockmonkey bedside decals, boat cupholder, Dakine bike pad
    So I got back from CT on Thursday with this thing. It's from California, but the owner is in the military so it went to CT last year with him when he got shipped there.
    2001
    V6 SR5 TRD
    149K Miles
    AllPro Sliders
    King Coilovers
    and virtually rust-free
    ..for 8 grand.

    I'm going to swap parts before the 96 gets recalled, so I'll put up a build thread when I get to that in a couple weeks!

    Here's a few pictures:
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]Thanks for reading!
     
  2. Apr 24, 2010 at 6:49 PM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    Nice find! its good lookin.
     
  3. Apr 24, 2010 at 6:50 PM
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    scdude37

    scdude37 Lil Blue

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    tinted windows that are 20%
    great lookin truck man!! Seems like the price was a lil high for the year and miles!! but looks good, and hope it last for you!!
     
  4. Apr 24, 2010 at 7:05 PM
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    STLharry

    STLharry [OP] Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    '95-'97 camouflaged, ARB bull bar, RAT Products skid plate kit, sliders, Green Mountain Customs rear tube bumper and overland bed rack, King coilovers with Icon neoprene covers, defenestrated sway bar, OME Rear Suspension: CS046R leafs + AAL/5125 shocks/NWOR greasable hardware/U-bolt flip kit; S13WL Tundra calipers/pads/rotors, IPF H4 lenses and bulbs, IPF 968 DCG 100W lights, clapped out CB radio, Aussie-spec FJ60 inclinometer, ARB CKMA12 compressor, Superwinch S9000 with 12V Guy clock switch, 4' Hi-Lift, deckplate mod/grey wire mod/dif breather extensions, Duratrac tires, Sockmonkey bedside decals, boat cupholder, Dakine bike pad
    I thought 8 was pretty good, and I mean, I was looking everywhere for one of these things. It's got power/auto everything though (besides transmission obviously) and sliders, nice rims/tires, nice coilovers, and the previous owner babied this thing.
     
  5. Apr 24, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    tacomaprerunner

    tacomaprerunner Dang liberals.

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    Ya man I'd say you got a good deal. Sweet rims, the grille, sliders, and that good of condition.

    By the way, did the previous owner remove the TRD decals? Or can I just not see them in the pictures?
     
  6. Apr 24, 2010 at 7:20 PM
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    Coolidge

    Coolidge Well-Known Member

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    King coilovers frt +3". Bilstein 5100 shocks rear w/AAL, K&N FIPK, Magnablow exhaust, Billet grill, clear corner lights, Sony stereo, JBL, Sub etc.
    Good deal. Enjoy
     
  7. Apr 24, 2010 at 7:47 PM
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    Digiratus

    Digiratus Adventurer

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    Sweet find. And a great deal!
     
  8. Apr 24, 2010 at 8:40 PM
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    Tacomadude89

    Tacomadude89 Well-Known Member

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    -Bilstein 5100 Series shocks on all 4 corners -Rancho HD lift coils -1/4" Toytec driverside top plate spacer -Toytec 1" diff drop -Wheelers 1.5" AAL's -Toytec 1" lift shackles -Revtek extended length BPV bracket -285/75/16 BFG KO T/A's -Pro Comp rims -ET Conical tyle lug nuts -Spidertrax 1.5" wheel Spacers -CV Boot slide mod -TRD skid plate -Magnaflow 14" round muffler -Shortened tailpipe hidden behind framerail -Toyota bug deflector -Weathertech floormats -Black leather seat covers -Valentine 1 Radar Detector
    Nice rig. That's a good deal imo.
     
  9. Apr 24, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    747

    747 function > form

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    Definitely a good deal [if it's mechanically sound].
     
  10. Apr 24, 2010 at 9:21 PM
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    Blue

    Blue You're my boy blue

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    Nice nice!
     
  11. Apr 25, 2010 at 6:11 AM
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    STLharry

    STLharry [OP] Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    '95-'97 camouflaged, ARB bull bar, RAT Products skid plate kit, sliders, Green Mountain Customs rear tube bumper and overland bed rack, King coilovers with Icon neoprene covers, defenestrated sway bar, OME Rear Suspension: CS046R leafs + AAL/5125 shocks/NWOR greasable hardware/U-bolt flip kit; S13WL Tundra calipers/pads/rotors, IPF H4 lenses and bulbs, IPF 968 DCG 100W lights, clapped out CB radio, Aussie-spec FJ60 inclinometer, ARB CKMA12 compressor, Superwinch S9000 with 12V Guy clock switch, 4' Hi-Lift, deckplate mod/grey wire mod/dif breather extensions, Duratrac tires, Sockmonkey bedside decals, boat cupholder, Dakine bike pad
    No previous owner removed them. He also debadged the tailgate. I'm going to get some of sockmonkey's decals and swap the tailgate off my old taco.

    Yeah the only problems are:
    Needs a new throwout bearing (drop transmission...yay, probly do the clutch while I'm down there)
    Needs pads up front.
     
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