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Last truck rolls off Nummi assembly line

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by surfsupl, Mar 28, 2010.

  1. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:33 PM
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    surfsupl

    surfsupl [OP] Well-Known Member

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  2. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:40 PM
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    sad...
     
  3. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:41 PM
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    xJuice

    xJuice My spoon is too Big!

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    ...and it's a double cab sport :woot:
     
  4. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    JDCPA

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    Now they'll be built at a non-union plant and the quality will go up.
     
  5. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    steve o 77

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    It would be cool to own that truck though.
     
  6. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:48 PM
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    yeah, Mexico means quality:rolleyes:.
     
  7. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:50 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    Now Toyota can cut their ties with GM and stop getting shitty frames from Dana Corp. My welds are starting to rust out from the under coating.
     
  8. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:54 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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    Well, at least the workers got the TAA benefits. Huge benefit if they take advantage of it. I thought the Tacoma's were going to be built in San Antonio?
     
  9. Mar 28, 2010 at 2:59 PM
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    BradleyScottETC

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    yep, by people willing to allow their employers to take advantage of their hard work by underpaying them to build your truck in unsafe conditions. Sounds awesome!
     
  10. Mar 28, 2010 at 3:03 PM
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    We've had this debate on here before. Usually it goes in circles and people end up getting upset.:deadhorse:
     
  11. Mar 28, 2010 at 3:18 PM
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    I have to laugh at the wording underneath the picture....

    *Workers applaud the final Toyota Tacoma pickup made on the truck assembly line at the Nummi plant*

    Yeah, they're applauding loosing their jobs.:rolleyes:

    Sucks, but I hope this can only mean better quality and get back to the reliable toyotas of yesteryear.
     
  12. Mar 28, 2010 at 3:43 PM
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    good riddance. end of a bad era for Toyota trucks.. hopefully the next operation will build more solid vehicles..
     
  13. Mar 28, 2010 at 3:43 PM
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    As opposed to the great quality Toyota has had in recent years. :rolleyes:

    I'm not a member of a union. I work hard and I'm compensated well as per market conditions as everyone should be.
     
  14. Mar 28, 2010 at 3:47 PM
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  16. Mar 28, 2010 at 6:54 PM
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    I wonder how much those factory workers were getting paid by the hour and how long the average production of a truck takes? (depending on what model it is)...................
     
  17. Mar 28, 2010 at 7:29 PM
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    Yes, it's unfortunate the plants closing and a lot of great folks will lose their jobs. Wonder how much Toyota's profit will go up.
    Just seems a shame some here appear to blame the workers for poor quality of some of the Toyota's today.
     
  18. Mar 28, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    exactly my thought

     
  19. Mar 28, 2010 at 8:08 PM
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    Actually, Nummi won the most awards for quality for any toyota plant in the U.S.....They made a good living and earned every penny for it.
     
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