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Dumped the Disco and bought a Taco

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Ticketdoctor, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. Dec 10, 2008 at 10:15 AM
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    Ticketdoctor

    Ticketdoctor [OP] Senior Lettuce Washer

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    Hello from Ithaca NY.... Where the weather is cold and the beer is colder.

    What have I been waiting for?

    Finally got fed up with my old '00 LR Disco and made the switch to a '09 Taco Doublecab TRD Off Road.

    Glad to finally have a truck that I know will start in the morning and not cost me a car payment to maintain.

    Looking forward to many years of ownership.
     
  2. Dec 10, 2008 at 10:16 AM
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    tcBob

    tcBob Gringo Bandito Moderator

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  3. Dec 10, 2008 at 10:19 AM
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    crawfishsoul

    crawfishsoul Look at my member

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    Removed front mud flaps.
    I don't know but it's about damn time! :D

    Congrats and welcome to TW!
     
  4. Dec 10, 2008 at 10:20 AM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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  5. Dec 10, 2008 at 12:54 PM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    aFe prodry,Dynomax ultra flo ss,Scangauge2,Demello front bumper,BudBuilt skids,sliders(local)AllPro rear bumper,Wet O's cobalt blu,w/halfpiping,TRD logo in gold,R/L hood struts,5150's@10"aal 3 pack,T/C uca,Light racing c/o,1"diff.drop,de-badged,
    Good choice! Congrats,:thumbsup: Welcome to TW.:)
     
  6. Dec 10, 2008 at 12:54 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    welcome man.
     
  7. Dec 10, 2008 at 12:58 PM
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    Casey05Taco

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    welcome. post some pics of the new truck
     
  8. Dec 10, 2008 at 1:02 PM
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    mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Moderator

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    Welcome! And post pictures of both the old and new trucks. :)
     
  9. Dec 10, 2008 at 4:29 PM
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    silver07taco

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  10. Dec 10, 2008 at 4:46 PM
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    dud122

    dud122 rabble rabble rabble

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    Hey man, I'm in Watkins Glen. If your lookin to do anything with your truck other than daily driving hit me up. It would be good to have someone nearby to do some wrenching and driving with.
     
  11. Dec 11, 2008 at 6:39 AM
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    Ticketdoctor

    Ticketdoctor [OP] Senior Lettuce Washer

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    XM Radio Mod, TRD Skid Plate, Bed Mat, Weathertech, More to come.
    Will Do.

    Next big upgrade will be with a shell. Considering between a Leer and a A.R.E. Beyond that my Taco will be mostly a daily driver.

    Lots of great information here.
     
  12. Dec 11, 2008 at 6:55 AM
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    Demoncleaner

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    Welcome. Nice color. Wise choice, you went from one end of the 4x4 reliablity scale to the other.

    Enjoy winter testing today.
     
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