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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 11BSSG, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. Apr 2, 2011 at 3:26 PM
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    11BSSG

    11BSSG [OP] Well-Known Member

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    That the inside of the wheels are stamped "Made In Canada"? *This may be old news, but I found it interesting when painting my wheels last night.* Where exactly do all our parts come from? I know that my "foreign" truck is probably more Made in the Good Ol' US of A than the people with "domestic" trucks though....
     
  2. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:36 PM
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    pmo

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    Nope never noticed....Made in Canada isn't a bad thing!!!
     
  3. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    tiresmokintacoma

    tiresmokintacoma Bean&Cheese Taco

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    Canada is better than china..
     
  4. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:44 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

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  5. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:55 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    nj and not from "the jersey shore"
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    Says who?? :D
     
  6. Apr 5, 2011 at 9:04 AM
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    crf69

    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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    ummm yeah
    sorry man....i had to copy you:cool:

    i was gonna get bronze but they didnt have it

    two down....two to go.....lunchtime!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  7. Apr 5, 2011 at 9:30 AM
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    PSJ

    PSJ Prerunners Work

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    On my parts content information on the window sticker it states 50% parts content US/Canada and 35% Japan for vehicles in this carline.
    Mine also states engine and transmission parts are from Japan. I believe the 4cyls are still made in Japan, and the 6 cyls are made here? Final assembly point of my truck was Fremont, CA. So you may find alot of parts with the Canada stamp...
     
  8. Apr 5, 2011 at 10:26 AM
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    MartyMcfly

    MartyMcfly Time Traveler

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    I don't know... Have you ever seen Canadian women?
     
  9. Apr 5, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    OZ-T

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    Yes

    Are you stupid ?
     
  10. Apr 5, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    jerretxx

    jerretxx Some do, others talk

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    better than china or mexico.
     
  11. Apr 5, 2011 at 11:17 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    I'd like to take this opportunity to point out that I did not say this ^^^^^^

    I like my US friends :)
     
  12. Apr 5, 2011 at 12:41 PM
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    11BSSG

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    Haha, good reading. Just to clairify; I was in NO WAY saying that Made in Canada was a bad thing. I just thought it was interesting. Y'all keep in mind that I live in Alabama *que banjos* and I dont see much made in Canada stuff. Much less on my truck.
     
  13. Apr 5, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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    cantac09

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  14. Apr 5, 2011 at 12:56 PM
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    What color is that? It looks way sharp!
     
  15. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    borderbrat

    borderbrat Watching Chris4x4 o.O

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    I think most of the aluminum parts on toyotas are made in canada wheels and the decorative skid are two examples.
     
  16. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    No HP sauce for you I guess
     
  17. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:20 PM
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    stevenstaco

    stevenstaco B A N N E D

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    i found hp for 3 bucks shipped online:p
     
  18. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:24 PM
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    k9cop

    k9cop if your not the lead dog, the view never changes

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    Truck looks great. What kind of paint do you use for that and where can one get it?
     
  19. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:24 PM
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    hamNswiss on rye

    hamNswiss on rye ¡Yo Quiero Taco World!

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    more pics! more pics! yayayayaya! i want to buy some trd stockers and do this color...wanna know how it'd look on my black taco!
     
  20. Apr 5, 2011 at 1:25 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    Did you buy it ?
     
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