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Goodby to the Taco

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by cinch, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:49 PM
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    cinch

    cinch [OP] Member Extraordinaire

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    Well, I went to the dealer to have the 15000 mile service done. While I was waiting I kept looking at this beautiful Tundra on the showroom floor. Needless to say I took home a brand new Tundra and left the Taco there.

    Anyone know a good Tundra forum so I can start looking for goodies?
     
  2. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:50 PM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    And sorry!!!
    Also congrats! :)
     
  3. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:51 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    just search tundra forums and they will show up. sorry to see ya go. but hey those tundras are beast. did you get a reg cab access cab or crewmax? 4.0 4.6 or 5.7?
     
  4. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:52 PM
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    bridgcat

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    Pics please! If I needed a full size truck, I would get one...I love them!
     
  5. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:54 PM
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  6. Oct 31, 2010 at 6:56 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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  7. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    cinch

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    Got a double cab 4.6 liter. Couldn't believe it could be much better than the Taco but once I drove it my mind was made up. I just kept looking at it on the showroom floor saying to myself "hurry up and finish with the Taco" so I could leave before my willpower was gone. Well they took about half an hour too long to service the Taco and this is what happened,
     
  8. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:07 PM
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    cinch [OP] Member Extraordinaire

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    Pics to follow in the next few days.
     
  9. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    lol. That is why I shield my eyes whenever I go to the dealer.
     
  10. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:11 PM
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    BuckNakedBooda

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    If Toyota ever puts out a Duelly Tundra with a diesel I would definitely make the switch....

    [​IMG]
     
  11. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:16 PM
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    Avsguy33

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    DAYUM!!! ^^^^^^^
     
  12. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:22 PM
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    Simon's Mom

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    congrats on the new tundra :woot:

    No reason to leave, you gotta give us some reports on how you like it.
    I am curious about the newer 4.6 V8 engine & everyone I know has the 5.7 so I get no first hand feedback.
    Look forward to seeing the your pics too.
     
  13. Oct 31, 2010 at 7:55 PM
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    mntbiker2008

    mntbiker2008 First I derp.. then I herp

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    I would totally get that. that thing is pure secks! :drool:
     
  14. Oct 31, 2010 at 8:00 PM
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    Unknown He who angers you conquers you

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    Congrats, & hope you dont have problem with it ;)
     
  15. Nov 1, 2010 at 10:57 AM
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    I have no need for that...but I would LOVE to have it! lol
     
  16. Nov 1, 2010 at 11:12 AM
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    :drool:
     
  17. Nov 1, 2010 at 1:15 PM
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    Congrats!!! If I needed a bigger truck, I would go Tundra too. But after getting 9 mpg on my Ram, it will be a while before I go full size.
     
  18. Nov 2, 2010 at 6:32 AM
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    So far it's great. I can't believe how solid the ride and feel of power is. I haven't punched it from a stop yet but there is mucho power and if you put your foot into it pulling onto the freeway you are gone! Pics later today maybe.
     
  19. Nov 2, 2010 at 6:34 AM
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    The mileage is rated at 15 city and 20 freeway. I fully expect to get very near the same mileage as my Taco, 19-21 mpg.
     
  20. Nov 2, 2010 at 6:36 AM
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    I know it's pretty new and probably haven't even filled up a tank yet, but what kind of fuel mileage have you been getting? Or let us know when you find out.
     
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