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got word today that my baby is totalled...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by nastyblowpop, Jan 5, 2011.

  1. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    nastyblowpop

    nastyblowpop [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I got into an accident on the freeway and was rear ended at 60mph and i was stopped. i got pushed into another car and amazingly enough i was able to drive off the fwy. shortly after my radiator lost all its fluid so now its inoperable and just got word its totalled. but now i get to buy a new one! best part is..i had just bought icon c/o with icon uca's for the front and icon shocks for the rear and had them shipped so now i have those ready for my next tacoma! sorry for the crappy cell phone pics.

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  2. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    BravesFan

    BravesFan The MOST Badass Offroad Truck

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    damn, u got hit hard
     
  3. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    KenLyns

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    Yet amazingly the trailer hitch came out unscathed. Any pictures of the vehicle that rear-ended you?
     
  4. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:33 PM
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    jjw1

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    sorry dude. Plans for a new Taco?
     
  5. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    Black Sheep

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    OUCH!!
    It is amazing how much the bed absorbs a hit like that.
     
  6. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:36 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Wow! Looks like it's a safe vehicle, glad I have one. Better luck with your next Taco.:)
     
  7. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:36 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    Yup. looks about right :eek:


    Glad your still around to tell us about it :woot:
     
  8. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:37 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    Glad your ok. Sell me your E-Lock rear axel!!! :D
     
  9. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:37 PM
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    Tacoyota

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    hope it all works out for you, sad to hear of the wreck.Photos look good for a cell. Grab them bed rail cleats too b4 u leave lol
     
  10. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:55 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    Glad ur ok..., now take off everything u can salvage for ur next taco
     
  11. Jan 5, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    Even the gas cap piped off ...
     
  12. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    KenLyns

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  13. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:01 PM
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    Ado

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    Dang, you could still drive it off the freeway in that condition? That truck, as they would say, "simply walks into Mordor." Glad you're okay and the insurance is taking care of it.
     
  14. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    DrRabbitFurHead

    DrRabbitFurHead Yeah, there's a TSB for that!

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    Glad you are OK! If you are in the mood to do a forum member a favor... I'm looking for one of these... it's a little black plug at the bottom of every door. I'll take 2 please.
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    You should be able to remove them by hand... I'll pay shipping.
     
  15. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    TacoDanny

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    Wow took a pretty big hit. Glad you are ok!
     
  16. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:08 PM
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    nastyblowpop

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    thanks guys, yeah im ok, i was pretty banged up with neck and back pain after as well as a huge bump on the head from my steering wheel..but i cant take anything off the truck because the insurance has already done the value of it for the other insurance company..but i got a new taco coming my way once insurance settles, so im pretty stoked!
     
  17. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:09 PM
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    nastyblowpop

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    haha i would if i could, but the rear axle is shot, all the drivetrain is crinkled..sorry man
     
  18. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:10 PM
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    Tacoyota

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    Lets have the first official TW crunchied Taco cannibalization party.
     
  19. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    Yoytoda

    Yoytoda The Little Truck That Could

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    you sure? it is EXTREMELY hard to hurt the axle...

    I hope your ok, that looks like a hell of a hit!!!
     
  20. Jan 5, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    rbeezy

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    sorry bout the ride... time to get a 2011
     
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