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Does this look normal? (under hood)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TT11, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. Jul 5, 2011 at 10:41 AM
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    TT11

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    Hi-

    Attached is a PIC from under the hood of my new Taco. It is the left back wall (when looking from the front of the vehicle). It looks like the metal is bent. Can someone look at theirs and see if this is normal?


    Thanks!

    Taco_Pic.jpg
     
  2. Jul 5, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    OZ-T

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  3. Jul 5, 2011 at 10:50 AM
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    krimson

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    Normal
     
  4. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:02 AM
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    shane100700

    shane100700 Look'n like a fool with your pants on the ground..

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    It looks real bent... Almost as if it conforms to some predesigned form. :D

    (Mines the same way... :))
     
  5. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:06 AM
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    wmdpowell

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    Looks normal. At first it looked like the Borg were setting up a colletive in there; then I rembered we are talking Tacoma here.
     
  6. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:08 AM
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    Pugga

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    Looks like you have a midget under your hood with a hammer!:eek:
     
  7. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:10 AM
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    shane100700

    shane100700 Look'n like a fool with your pants on the ground..

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    and...









    plasti dip!
     
  8. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:12 AM
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    krimson

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    I wonder what size tire will fit right there... Will 265/75s fit?
     
  9. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:18 AM
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    shane100700

    shane100700 Look'n like a fool with your pants on the ground..

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    I dont know why you wouldnt have them blowing the "air" horns while spraying the plasti dip.. the will help it dry faster and allow a thicker coat. It just makes sense...
     
  10. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:26 AM
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    I hear ya, I don't have air horns and now my frame is rusted through... I drive it anyways, the insurance will cover that right?!

    Only if you drain all the air.. otherwise you can put your weed in there... :D

    [​IMG]
     
  11. Jul 5, 2011 at 11:38 AM
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