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CNET has no idea what they're talking about...

Discussion in 'Tacoma Videos' started by 650H1, Mar 16, 2013.

  1. Mar 16, 2013 at 9:43 PM
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    650H1

    650H1 [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Mar 16, 2013 at 9:47 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    CNET ^^^
     
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  3. Mar 16, 2013 at 9:56 PM
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    kcbmx

    kcbmx doing my thing.

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    Yes i do think your an idiot right now.
     
  4. Mar 16, 2013 at 9:57 PM
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    95 taco

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  5. Mar 16, 2013 at 10:00 PM
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    KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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    "I'm not an off-roader. Maybe you are and think I'm an idiot right now..." :rolleyes:
     
  6. Mar 16, 2013 at 10:01 PM
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    650H1

    650H1 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    lol got ya... retracted. i like how he drove around a vacant lot and said he was going off road.
     
  7. Mar 16, 2013 at 10:10 PM
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    MightyMouse-SCT

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    Lmao . Was hard to keep watching after him spewing off at the mouth for a solid minute about the " beadlock wheels " and " bilstein race shocks " . He said it best , he's an idiot .
     
  8. Mar 16, 2013 at 10:14 PM
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    650H1

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    hahaha i know, the most ridiculous claim was the AWD. can we get DK in here to inform us about what ATRAC really is?
     
  9. Mar 16, 2013 at 11:05 PM
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    Its a nice truck, but I'd have to peel them ugly stickers. Seems like the reporter read for 5 minutes and parroted it all back. I wonder if the outtakes had him ranting "why cant I use the 4wd on the freeway!!!"
     
  10. Mar 16, 2013 at 11:10 PM
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    650H1

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    haha yea i could do without the stickers, and the baja package in general, or the trd package to be honest. but that guy is a super-potato
     
  11. Mar 16, 2013 at 11:17 PM
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    MightyMouse-SCT

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    Long Travel Total chaos kit, fox shocks, smp fab , dmz sua, glassworks, method wheels.
    People are also paying 38-40 k OTD on a baja . Not sure where the 28k came from .
     
  12. Mar 16, 2013 at 11:18 PM
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    650H1

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    the extended cab w/o entune that was at my dealership had a sticker of 36k.. i just want the fucking wheels!!!!
     
  13. Mar 16, 2013 at 11:21 PM
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    They have a set by me from a dealer for $930 . Bronze finish though . I thought about picking up a set and powder coating them. No vin # needed
     
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  14. Mar 17, 2013 at 11:06 AM
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    Speaking of wheels n lift , whats your truck setup for lift? I see aal in your description, are your 5100s set up to .8" or .17"?
     
  15. Mar 17, 2013 at 11:30 AM
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    skidooman

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    That was painful to watch.
     
  16. Mar 17, 2013 at 2:18 PM
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    fox 2.0 RR rear shocks, 5100s set to 2.5" wheelers 3 leaf progressive AAL, and 3rd gen 4runner limited wheels with 265/75/16 duratracs...
     
  17. Mar 18, 2013 at 7:13 AM
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    He lost me at "de-inflate".
     
  18. Mar 18, 2013 at 7:38 AM
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    There's a guy on craiglist san Diego selling the 5 black ones for $1500, with rugged fails. One tire has A/T.
     
  19. Mar 24, 2013 at 9:54 AM
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    cnet should stick to computers and other electronics stuff. They're out of their league. It's like having Car and Driver mag build your house.
     
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