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First time Toyota owner from Kentucky

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Fistgar, Jan 27, 2010.

  1. Jan 27, 2010 at 3:25 PM
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    Fistgar

    Fistgar [OP] Off-Road Limo

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    Satoshi grille, painted engine cover, 20% tint on windows, OME 3" Lift, TSB in the rear with ToyTec AAL, , tinted tails, Hella 500's. 1" body lift
    Just purchased my first Toyota the other day. A magnetic grey Tacoma double cab TRD sport 4x4 long bed. So far it's caused about 10 fights between my wife and myself over whose turn it is to drive it ;) I traded in a Chevy Colorado and it's amazing the difference in size! The second gen tacoma seems to be the same size as the first gen tundra! Still getting used to parking it Because now I am beginning to notice just how tiny parking spaces are. I haven't done anything to it yet bit my plans so far involve tinting the windows, luggage rack, hitch step, nerfbars, mesh grill, and a brush guard. I would like to lift it 3" but the wife is not convinced that is a good idea. Guess I'll just do it one day and see how long it will take her to notice ;)
     
  2. Jan 27, 2010 at 3:28 PM
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    Mark C.

    Mark C. If you want it bad, you usually get it bad!

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    Welcome aboard from the Northeast.....and glad to see you have good taste in color!!!
     
  3. Jan 27, 2010 at 3:29 PM
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    Jester243

    Jester243 mod status????

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    :wave: Welcome to TW!!
     
  4. Jan 27, 2010 at 5:41 PM
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    Ridingontrd

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    Welcome to TW.
     
  5. Jan 27, 2010 at 6:13 PM
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    4low2go

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    Hello, welcome to TW!
     
  6. Jan 27, 2010 at 6:13 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Welcome!
     
  7. Jan 27, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    bigyetti

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    sirius satilite radio, more on the way when i get more money. oh ya removed the secondary filter
    Congrats on the truck. welcome to TW. Just buy her own tacoma lol.
     
  8. Jan 27, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    DIVERMAN

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    :wave: congrats and welcome!
     
  9. Jan 27, 2010 at 7:15 PM
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    zanodave

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    Hello,and Welcome
     
  10. Jan 27, 2010 at 7:16 PM
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    MAXTacoma

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    Welcome to TW. What part of KY are you from?
     
  11. Jan 27, 2010 at 7:24 PM
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    bambam

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    i live in Louisville but i love the Cats , Welcole to TacomaWorld
     
  12. Jan 27, 2010 at 8:26 PM
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    Fistgar

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    Satoshi grille, painted engine cover, 20% tint on windows, OME 3" Lift, TSB in the rear with ToyTec AAL, , tinted tails, Hella 500's. 1" body lift
    I'm from Richmond, KY just south of Lexington. I'm loving this forum allready! So many great threads with tons of info and pics! Giving me alot of great ideas on things to do to the Tacoma!
     
  13. Jan 27, 2010 at 8:32 PM
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    TacoTron

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    Welcome to TW and I wish i got that color but i cant complain with super whtie
     
  14. Jan 27, 2010 at 8:36 PM
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    toughtaco

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    Welcome, used to live in KY I miss Louisville's bars thats for sure. Get ready to go broke modding it out, its a never ending project.
     
  15. Jan 27, 2010 at 8:38 PM
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    fletch aka

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    Welcome to TW, buy wifie one of her own and she can join TW too!
     
  16. Jan 28, 2010 at 6:46 AM
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    MAXTacoma

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    If either of you are interested check out my thread. Thanks
    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/mid-west/55667-northern-ky-cincinnati-trucks.html
     
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