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DENT!! but how?

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

  1. Dec 26, 2008 at 3:59 PM
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    freesample

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    hey guys..sad to say i was out on the go today and noticed a dent in the side of the truck...its right between the plastic fender over the wheel well and the gas tank door. weird thing is...there is absolutly No scratch marks.. seems as if the cold weather sucked it in.. hmm.. its only about the size of my hand.. hopefully the dealer can just suck it out.. merry christmas to me :mad:
     
  2. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:00 PM
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    TacoCo

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    Heat it up with a hair dryer and see if it'll pop out... or wait, maybe it works the other way... heat then ice.
     
  3. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:00 PM
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    freesample

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    is that safe?

    oh and btw you have the exact truck i do tacoco
     
  4. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:01 PM
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    TacoCo

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    depends... if you're standing in a pool and drop the hair dryer in the water while it's plugged in, it may not be. :D
     
  5. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:04 PM
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    NumNutz

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    LOL!!!!! ROFL!!!!!! Yea it's safe. Heat it up and then throw some snow on it. You have plenty of it.
     
  6. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:04 PM
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    TacoCo

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  7. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:04 PM
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    freesample

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    hahaha well i wont do that then...
     
  8. Dec 26, 2008 at 4:06 PM
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    i think ill take a pic.. you guys see if that would work

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  9. Dec 26, 2008 at 5:24 PM
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    chris4x4

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  10. Dec 26, 2008 at 5:54 PM
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    I would guess a knee or a shopping cart with plastic bumper guards? :eek:
     
  11. Dec 26, 2008 at 8:26 PM
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    think it would be hard or exspensive to get out? would it be covered under any warranty?
     
  12. Dec 27, 2008 at 5:06 PM
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  13. Dec 27, 2008 at 5:15 PM
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  14. Dec 27, 2008 at 5:17 PM
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    Your lucky it was just a dent..........some a**hole Amubulance driver dragged his bumper or something down the side of my truck at work..........wait til i find out who did it.
     
  15. Dec 30, 2008 at 5:04 PM
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    markram

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    i have the same kind of dent except it's on the front drivers side, right above the fender flare. no idea how it got there...
     
  16. Dec 30, 2008 at 9:37 PM
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    freesample

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    i used some suction and hauled most of it out.. couple little ones there now..not going to botehr with them
     
  17. Dec 30, 2008 at 9:53 PM
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