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I can not take my wife to the dealership.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by austinstaco, May 22, 2011.

  1. May 22, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    eordonez

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    Wow, usually that would've been me.... Im kind of like my dad, my mother says that shes more afraid of my dad with a checkbook than with a gun....

    Congrats on the new FJ looks awesome!
     
  2. May 22, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    ImpulseRed008

    ImpulseRed008 Gone But Not Forgotten

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    Wish I lived a block away from work....
     
  3. May 22, 2011 at 9:21 AM
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    BrokenTusk

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    I'm 44km from work :(
     
  4. May 22, 2011 at 9:54 AM
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    tx_shooter

    tx_shooter Trying to Spread Common Sense and Rational Thought

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    I'm really happy to not live a block from work. I do not want to think about the hours I would get strange calls about different equipment not working.

    As for the OP - that same type of situation happened to a buddy of mine. He took his FJ in for an oil change and drove home with a new 4Runner. He said they gave him the same value for the FJ as when he bought it three years earlier and his payments were lower. Said it was a deal to good to pass up.
     
  5. May 22, 2011 at 10:13 AM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Sometimes you can get pretty lucky that way :D
     
  6. May 22, 2011 at 10:28 AM
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    TacoDawgfan

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    That's one expensive nut.
     
  7. May 22, 2011 at 11:20 AM
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    BrokenTusk

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    See, I would've said no, my money is my money, if she wants a sequoia tell her to use her own money
     
  8. May 22, 2011 at 11:20 AM
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    paintdiddy

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    Your wife is awesome.
     
  9. May 22, 2011 at 11:26 AM
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    krimson

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    Your wife has a good taste in vehicles.
     
  10. May 22, 2011 at 11:30 AM
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    Tillers_Rule

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    Why were you in her Jeep if you were running?

    Anyway, Nice FJ, Congrats!
     
  11. May 22, 2011 at 12:44 PM
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    LOL, dealers probably sell more new vehicles that way.... people just stopping in for a nickel / dime part or something. Impressive looking driveway now! :cool:
     
  12. May 22, 2011 at 12:49 PM
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    VirginiaBound

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    Be thankful, at least you didnt walk out to find her talking with the salesmen about

    [​IMG]
     
  13. May 22, 2011 at 12:53 PM
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    ColtsTRD

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    Looks great...thats a nice setup...my wife and I were looking at FJs but we really want 4 full doors cause we're gonna start a family soon...so we decided on a 4Runner :D
     
  14. May 22, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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    norcal4banger

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    You're is wife is a definite keeper! Green is my favorite FJ color by far. Idk if I'd get mad or stoked if this were me....I know I wouldn't care if it were HER FJ and not OUR FJ... As far the bank is concerned lol
     
  15. May 22, 2011 at 1:01 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    LMAO! My wife drives a Yaris right now...which is about identical to that Scion lol!!! But that little shit gets GREAT gas mileage...I honestly might just keep it for that...its only an 08 so....
     
  16. May 22, 2011 at 1:08 PM
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    The next time your wife takes her rig in to get serviced go with her and start talking to the guy behind the parts department and who knows... maybe you'll walk away with a S/C. Oh yea! :yay:
     
  17. May 22, 2011 at 5:29 PM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Well, thats different then, I musta read it wrong but that made it sounds like you were getting hosed. If she actually does diserve it then I'm very happy you found a girl worthwhile
     
  18. May 22, 2011 at 5:40 PM
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    babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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    Awww that's a cool story!! :)

    That's sort of how I ended up with mine. We went Toyota just to see what it has to offer compared to the Chevy Colorado. We never made it to the Chevy dealership.

    I didn't even think we were going to get a truck that day. But I was told that if I like it, then this would be my Mother's Day gift. :eek:
     
  19. May 22, 2011 at 5:42 PM
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    KenLyns

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    Isn't the new Sequoia about the size of a boat? :D

    Why is this in the 2nd Gen. section?
     
  20. May 22, 2011 at 5:46 PM
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    BrokenTusk

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    :woot:
     
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