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is the 3rd gen anyone elses first tacoma?

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by fiftyxp, Jan 15, 2020 at 12:32 PM.

  1. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:32 PM
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    fiftyxp

    fiftyxp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    This is my first toyota, and my first taco.

    literally my only negatives are signing up here, and going out with a flashlight at night to check shit...

    ....and i guess how much ive spent since joining.
     
  2. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:34 PM
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    boynoyce

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    Yes, yes and yes!

    Lol
     
  3. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:35 PM
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    Airborne22

    Airborne22 Keep your booger hook off the bang switch

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    What he said...
     
  4. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:35 PM
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    Mopar Mussel

    Mopar Mussel Certified Keyboard Mechanic

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    Mine is my first Tacoma, and first Toyota.

    Oof, felt that one.
     
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  5. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:36 PM
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    fiftyxp

    fiftyxp [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have 1000 bucks in suspension parts sitting in the garage for about a month now and im paranoid about installing it as well...
     
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  6. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:36 PM
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    csmacomber

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    Prior to this I have always had Ford. They stopped making a MT, so I had to look elsewhere. So far I love my truck (better than any Ford I ever owned)
     
  7. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:36 PM
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    dpippel

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    My first Taco, but second Toyota. Had a 2005 4Runner before this.
     
  8. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:42 PM
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    johnmichael125

    johnmichael125 mikeD1Esel

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    First Taco but 3rd Toyota. My wife drives a 2017 Limited 4Runner and I had a 2013 CM Tundra Rock Warrior
     
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  9. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:44 PM
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    Mrtacoman88

    Mrtacoman88 Competitive taco eater

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    My first toyota and first tacoma as well.
    Buddy had 1st and 2nd gen and were very reliable so i knew what i was buying. Now he has 2019 and loves it, only thing he doesnt love is the 15-16 mpgs he is getting.

    This is my third pick up, had 90 mazda b2200 and 07 mazda b4000. All were great but the taco is the best so far, i love it.

    I will agree, running out with a flashlight to check shit at night does get annoying.

    20200112_120535.jpg
     
  10. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:46 PM
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    Superdave1.0

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    First Taco. 5th Toyota truck. Owned a bunch of 4runners. Love em' both.
     
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  11. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:50 PM
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    Marek71

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    1st Taco and 1st Toyota so far so good. I love how easy they are to customize and make your own. This place has made me get shit I never thought I needed.
    :spending:
     
  12. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:51 PM
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    -_- tumbleweed -_-

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    Same here! I've been brand loyal to Jeep/FCA my entire life. My past three vehicles were all Wranglers (09,14,18) and after they refused to take the severely loose and unresponsive steering issue on my new 2018 JLU seriously at several dealers and having to have my alternator and battery replaced at 7k miles i just couldn't deal with the poor quality or customer support any longer and finally made the switch to a 2020 tacoma. My Jeeps were in the shop constantly. a week before my battery and alt crapped out i was in the middle of the Valley of the gods camping by myself so that woulda been fun since you cant jump start the new Wrangler with a jumper pack due to the new ESS (engine start stop) and there being two 12v batteries...
     
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  13. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:51 PM
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    Mrtacoman88

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    X2 on TW made me get shit i never thought i needed.
     
  14. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:51 PM
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    tarbal255

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    1st Taco and Toyota. Have always had domestics even though My Ranger wore a Mazda B3000 badge. She was made in Edison NJ at the Ranger plant.

    So far so good, love her except for a silly annoying rattling vibrating sound from the passenger side... it's irking me!
     
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  15. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:52 PM
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    Invid

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    Yes, this is my first Tacoma but my second Toyota. My first Toyota was a 2002 Tundra AC V8. I loved that thing.
     
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  16. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:53 PM
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    Marek71

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    Is the rattle from the dash? Mine does that when it's cold for some reason. Sounds like plastic rubbing.
     
  17. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:54 PM
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    Thatnoobguy

    Thatnoobguy <-- baby frog story in "about you"

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    Drove buddies 2nd gen quite a bit. Loved the 4.0 stick shift. 3rd gen is my 1st tacoma bought with my own money taco
     
  18. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:54 PM
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    Vin829

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  19. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:54 PM
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    tarbal255

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    Yeah somewhere in the dash area it's like plastic rubbing or something but happening all the time. Louder than the radio but I don't sit on that side to find out what it actually is. Like a creaking sound
     
  20. Jan 15, 2020 at 12:55 PM
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    1st Taco, 4th Toyota, learned to drive in a manual 90’s Toyota Pickup with the 22RE
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