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Future Tacoma owner

Discussion in 'New Members' started by kfgk14, Jan 11, 2012.

  1. Jan 11, 2012 at 8:19 PM
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    kfgk14

    kfgk14 [OP] Active Member

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    Hello all. I'm a high school student, and exactly 5 months off getting my license I'm already plotting as to what I'm gonna drive :D

    As some of you may remember, there's nothing a (healthy) 15 year old male wants more than to sail off into the sunset, girlfriend in the passenger seat of his shiny new (old) truck.

    If I can pull off the girlfriend thing (wish me luck), I'm going make that dream come to fruition in about 5 months and 1 day :cool: The dream vehicle is, of course, a second generation 4x4 double cab long bed Toyota Tacoma, painted silver. I realized that was my dream vehicle the day I witnessed my friend's crappy Subaru dragged out of a ditch by the very truck I speak of. Also, I know the sight of just such a truck will bring him torturous memories of being mocked for getting his Subaru stuck :D

    My loving parents have me pinching pennies, working two jobs and skipping meals (kidding on the last one) to save up for this truck, though to be fair they will be covering at least 50% of the cost, so I ought to quit complaining.

    Anyway, I joined up here in hopes of being able to maximize my truck purchase, as well as eventually get the thing lifted and seriously off-road capable.
     
  2. Jan 12, 2012 at 12:11 AM
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    himmie

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  3. Jan 12, 2012 at 5:39 AM
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    RLDTACO

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  4. Jan 12, 2012 at 5:43 AM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    Welcome aboard, sounds like your parents are doing a good job. Keep on working and those 5 months will go be before you know it. Make sure you keep at least one ob after you have the truck, amd remember how lucky you are and don't ever forget to treat your parents right.
     
  5. Jan 12, 2012 at 5:52 AM
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    Hot Tamale

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    Welcome from NV!
     
  6. Jan 12, 2012 at 5:59 AM
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    rbeezy

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    welcome
     
  7. Jan 12, 2012 at 6:31 AM
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    Toyotacrawler

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    Welcome to TW and good luck!
     
  8. Jan 12, 2012 at 6:41 AM
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    futuretacoowner

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    I had the same dream once, hence my screen name. I ended up getting a 1st gen instead of a second gen and I love it. so welcome to TW and good luck on the truck and the girlfriend thing!
     
  9. Jan 16, 2012 at 9:33 AM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

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  10. Jan 16, 2012 at 12:00 PM
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