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Keep or sell?? again

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by El Duderino 480, Jan 6, 2009.

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Keep or sell

  1. Sell!

    80.6%
  2. Keep!

    19.4%
  1. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:03 AM
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    El Duderino 480

    El Duderino 480 [OP] "The Dude"

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    disregard my last poll, here is the correct one! So i bought an 08 V6 4L tacoma prerunner in march when i got back from a deployment, and everytime i go back back home with friends and go four wheeling at butcher jones, it reminds me everytime how much i hate 2WD. i really want to sell it and get 4wd but i know i would only lose money, what should i do?
     
  2. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:10 AM
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    El Duderino 480

    El Duderino 480 [OP] "The Dude"

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    check it out now, i just updated it
     
  3. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:17 AM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    I guess the best thing to do is talk to a dealer and see how much of a beating you're going to take. Keep in mind that what you are driving now is alot nicer than what most 20 year olds drive. It's your money!
     
  4. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:22 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 :POOPCORN: Staff Member

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    X2. Make sure you talk to more than one dealer also. Shop around.
     
  5. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:34 AM
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    wing103

    wing103 Well-Known Member

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    life is short, get what u like when u can.
     
  6. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:35 AM
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    Kicker_Of_Elves

    Kicker_Of_Elves If it bleeds we can kill it

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    Sell it and get 4x4
     
  7. Jan 6, 2009 at 9:40 AM
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    Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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    sell it and get the 4x4 -- as long as you understand that your payment is going to go UP.
     
  8. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:00 AM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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  9. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:02 AM
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    tacoskim

    tacoskim Tuned By Gadget

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    it seems like its really bothering you since u do lots of wheeling, X4 sell
     
  10. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    Sell. Making payments on something you aren't happy with sucks.
     
  11. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:46 AM
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    Delmarva

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    that's a fantastic point! :D
     
  12. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:50 AM
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    borderbrat

    borderbrat Watching Chris4x4 o.O

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    if you aren't happy with it and you have the means to pay a little extra for a 4x4 do it if you need to extend the payments to 5 years as opposed to 4 to make it work do it if it will make you happy.
     
  13. Jan 6, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    SteelCity

    SteelCity Wherever I May Roam

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    If it is killing you that much you need to sell it. Don't let it own you...just do it!
     
  14. Jan 7, 2009 at 6:38 AM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    I'd sell if I were you. But like the other guys say, shop around and see what kind of a deal you can get. I got a 4x4 but I barely even use mine. Whats that famous saying, "I'd rather have it and not use it then need it and not have it.";)
     
  15. Jan 7, 2009 at 6:46 AM
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    jrw1965

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    I say get what you want as long as you can afford it.
     
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