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Howdy from Louisiana.

Discussion in 'New Members' started by josef, Jan 19, 2012.

  1. Jan 19, 2012 at 7:23 PM
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    josef

    josef [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Joey
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    Sup fellas. Just got a great deal on a wrecked 2009 Tacoma SR5 DoubleCab V6 in Silver. I've never owned a Toyota so I'm pretty pumped. I had an 07 Frontier Nismo CrewCab that I loved (sorry, but they have nice products too, haha) but I sold it when I had to do some commuting for grad school. I'm in a 08 Honda Civic Si Sedan now but will be selling that once I complete the repairs to the 09 Tacoma.

    I'm pretty comfortable building a wreck since I basically grew up in a collision repair business. My mom and pops started the biz in 1978 and I now manage the business with the fam. Good times.

    Anyways, I'll post some pics once I get her all finished up. Should be done in about 2 weeks. No big changes planned at first, except changing the 6 spoke chrome SR5 16" wheels that are on it. I think I'm just gonna buy some 16" take-offs from the TRD Off-Road tacos so I won't have to purchase new tires. The tires on it are brand new so I'm trying to keep them.

    Allrighty, sorry this was so long.. :D Look forward to getting to know you kind folk.
     
  2. Jan 19, 2012 at 8:06 PM
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    Dragons Taco

    Dragons Taco Well-Known Member

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    Can ya spell Tonneau
    Howdy and welcome from another new owner :)
     
  3. Jan 20, 2012 at 5:18 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides. Thor

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    Inside: Tint, Wet Okole 1/2 Piped Red/Black Covers, Black Weathertech Digital Fit Mats, URD Short Throw w/ TWM Weighted Knob, USA Spec iPod adapter. Outside: 4300K Retro w/ Angel Eyes and Red Shrouds, 5000K Blazer Fog Light Retrofit, Debadge, Bed Locking Handle, Satin Black Rims Performance: TRD/Steigmeier Blower w/ 2.7 Pulley. 668 Injectors and 320 LPH AEM Fuel pump. URD UCON and 7th Injector. DTLT Headers, URD Y-Pipe, Wicked Flow Muffler. Suspension: Both: OME Shocks Front: 886X's and TC UCAs Rear: Dakars Armor: Relentless Front Bumper Relentless High Clearance Rear w/ Tire/Rotopax Swing Out Relentless Front, Mid, and TCase skids BAMF Diff Skid Recovery and Spares: Fullsize Spare Tire 2x2 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Rotopax 1x1 gal Water Rotopax Warn 9.5XP-S Winch Hi-Lift Extreme 60" Ironman Off-Road Recovery Kit Upcoming: ATO Gas Tank Skid and Sliders w/ kickout. ATO Shackle Flip Kit. Down the line: Front/Rear ARB Lockers w/ OBA. 4.56 Gears
    Welcome to the board from NOLA.
     
  4. Jan 20, 2012 at 5:45 AM
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    RLDTACO

    RLDTACO Well-Known Member

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    Welcome! :wave:
     
  5. Jan 20, 2012 at 5:46 AM
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    Blackshirts

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    Welcome to TW
     
  6. Jan 20, 2012 at 5:51 AM
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    Hot Tamale

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    Welcome to TW from NV! :wave:
     
  7. Jan 21, 2012 at 9:53 PM
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    Tigahshark

    Tigahshark Senior NEWBIE

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  8. Jan 21, 2012 at 10:39 PM
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    Norton

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  9. Jan 23, 2012 at 11:00 AM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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  10. Jan 23, 2012 at 2:16 PM
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    tacoteacher

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  11. Jan 23, 2012 at 2:19 PM
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    Toyotacrawler

    Toyotacrawler She's got the jimmy legs

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  12. Jan 23, 2012 at 2:24 PM
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    TeamSarcasm

    TeamSarcasm Mr. President

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    Welcome from Cali, cant wait to see some pics! :wave:
     
  13. Jan 23, 2012 at 2:48 PM
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    PoKeHerFacE

    PoKeHerFacE NooBin

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    Nice! Welcome to TW, check out the Louisiana section.:)
     
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