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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jcayce, Jun 27, 2009.

  1. Jun 27, 2009 at 7:57 PM
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    jcayce

    jcayce [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Jun 27, 2009 at 7:59 PM
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    JimBeam

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    whats the bothersome part?
     
  3. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:01 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    is that really even a trd?? I didn't think they made them in singlecab 4-bangers
     
  4. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    Canadianboy

    Canadianboy Taco love in East Van

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    Someone added the stickers. It is not a real, factory TRD
     
  5. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    thought so
     
  6. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:16 PM
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    senor taco

    senor taco ROLLIN ON RUST

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    17in fj cruiser wheels satoshi grille with devil horns emblem Single in double out 50 series flowmaster with stainless tips Kenwod ddx512 double din touch screen DVD reciver with a single Rockford fosgate 12 in sub with an alpine amp tinted tail and third break light silverstar head and fog lights k&n drop in Billy 5100's on all 4 corners with a 2"AAL
    Is it even a sr5? I see the fender flares It looks like a 6 lug. I didn't think pre runners came with the 4 banger.
     
  7. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:17 PM
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    EricT

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    He lists it as TRD in the decription too. Of course, the funny part - high bid, $1080.00 as of this post. Ha!
     
  8. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:19 PM
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    drew02a

    drew02a Rocking your mom's world Since 1997

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    They do, but it's definitely not TRD Offroad. You'd be able to see the yellow and blue Bilstein shocks if it were. Also, It doesn't show all the buttons, but I'd think if there was one to lock the rear differential they would have pictured it.
     
  9. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:19 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    they do have prerunner 4-bangers and 4x4 4 bangers, but no reg cab TRD's fo sho....what an asshat
     
  10. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:22 PM
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    BakoTruck

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    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    Some poor guy is going to buy that truck thinking it's a TRD. :goingcrazy:
     
  11. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    JimBeam

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    i emailed the seller asking if it had an elocker
     
  12. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?

    doesnt matter....even if someone put a locker on it after the fact, its not a real OR like he is trying to sell it. i sent the seller an email as well. *NOTE it is a dealer selling it as well...
     
  13. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:34 PM
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    Untamed_SS

    Untamed_SS Stayed Up Too Late

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    This is pretty janky. =/ I would like to see how this turns out.
     
  14. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:40 PM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    i just emailed him saying that they don't even make 4 bangers with a TRD package. Can't wait to hear what he says.
     
  15. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:42 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?

    that was part of mine as well...not to mention no locker, the wrong rims, and no TRD's period in reg cabs. i'll keep looking at the listing as well to see if he changes it.

    someone in the DFW/arlington area ned to go kick this dealer's ass
     
  16. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    i also pointed out the bilstein shocks too.
     
  17. Jun 27, 2009 at 8:44 PM
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    EricT

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    I did it the wrong way. I bought a TRD sport and took the stickers off! And then, I didn't list it on ebay!

    This guy is like, my bizarro twin in a backwards universe... mannnn.....
     
  18. Jun 27, 2009 at 9:46 PM
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    brian

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    Haha I just sent him an ebay mail. We'll see how long this lasts.
     
  19. Jun 28, 2009 at 9:56 AM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    this was his response to mine:
    Dear gatorfan09,

    .


    - dondavistoyota
     
  20. Jun 28, 2009 at 9:57 AM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    i guess he knows hes wrong so hes not gonna say anything at all.
     
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