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Got My Taco Back Yesterday!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by TacomaGus, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. Aug 30, 2009 at 6:29 PM
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    TacomaGus

    TacomaGus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    had the frame, leaf springs, and other things replaced on my 04 under warranty and i'm so glad to have gotten it back. I had them move my front billy's to 2.5" b/c of the added height in the back due to the new springs and i love it being more lifted now.

    Toyota def has it's priorities in order for keeping their customers loyal, b/c the guy at the dealership said that it would have cost $11,000 including parts and labor (if this is true idk) so that's a 11k there and my 98 was in the buy back and i got 11k for that truck to get this one, so pretty much Toyota has given me $22K :D
     
  2. Aug 30, 2009 at 6:30 PM
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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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  3. Aug 30, 2009 at 6:37 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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    Great news Tacomagus. People have been asking what exactly is being replaced when they do the frame swap. Could you put a list up of all the work that was done under the warranty? Thanks.

    By the way, how does it feel to have a brand new truck again?
     
  4. Aug 30, 2009 at 6:37 PM
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    Motoknuckle

    Motoknuckle Braaaaap!

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    Sick dude! good to hear!
     
  5. Aug 31, 2009 at 8:24 AM
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    SRQ TACO

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    Sweet!
     
  6. Aug 31, 2009 at 12:19 PM
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    Speed Freek

    Speed Freek Turbo lover!

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    They actually replaced your entire frame!!?? Wow
     
  7. Aug 31, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    TacomaGus

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    It feels great haha, but sorry i don't have the list with me cuz i'm at college at the moment but from memory they replaced obviously the frame, leaf springs on each side, they replaced my e-brake, replaced the joints that connect the fender to the frame, replaced my front and belly skid plates, and i think they even replaced fuel and brake lines, b/c all that tubing looks brand new and other things that i can't remember
     
  8. Aug 31, 2009 at 1:36 PM
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    Hell yeah. Sweet is an understatement.....;)
     
  9. Aug 31, 2009 at 2:04 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    awesome to hear Toyota took care of ya man!
     
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