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Lets petition Toyota for the dual VVTi in the 2012 Tacoma...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by SAIRS, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:43 PM
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    I think Toyota needs to hear our voices as consumers right now regarding everyones desire to have the updated Dual VVTi engine in the 2012 Tacoma. Word says that the new engine wont show up for two more years or so. As crazy volatile as gas prices and the economy has been over the past few years we could all use some more money in our pocket after every fill-up.

    Here is what I propose. Im sure many of us have a Facebook account. Toyota has a page on facebook. Do a search for Toyota USA and write on the wall. I bet you have to "like" Toyota USA, but that should be a given for all of us. There is power in numbers. If you can spread the word and make comments, we will be doing what we can.

    Fuel efficiency and even through in its easier on the environment and we may be able to get some hippies or something involved with the cause.

    Bring on the VVTi IN THE 2012 TACOMA!
     
  2. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:45 PM
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    The engines are probably already made
     
  3. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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    Well, it cant hurt. It would only be a minor amount too.
     
  5. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    OZ-T Thats what it is to be a slave ...

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    Pretty sure it takes longer than 8 weeks to change a fairly substantial component in a vehicle production , like , I don't know , the engine
     
  6. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:55 PM
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    Im sure your right, but if your not into it, dont worry about it.
     
  7. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:55 PM
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    Just stating facts , good luck
     
  8. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:56 PM
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    cause every little bit helps.
     
  9. Aug 23, 2011 at 9:56 PM
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    thanks man!
     
  10. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:11 PM
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    I just wanted to give you something else to complain about. You could move on to something else on this site or you could dig in you heals like you do on every 2012 topic that comes up. Nobody's forcing you to do anything whipper.
     
  11. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:14 PM
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    But will it have ATRAC
     
  12. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:15 PM
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    Petition, Petition, Petition....post it on FB
     
  13. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:17 PM
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    Actually, I have an Acura. I've been in the market for a Tacoma, but have been holding off to pay off my credit cards and some other things. then things got interesting with the discussions about possible changes with the Taco and I have held off more. I've got some financial goals that will put me in a better position down the road if I hold off. I am thinking I will buy towards the beginning of January or so.
     
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    Hey Whipper, I mentioned complaining because thats how I read things with you. I could be wrong, but you do push back everytime something comes up about changes to the 2012. I could be misinterpreting you, but thats how Im reading you. Its all good though :D
     
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    thanks bro!
     
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    Screw Dual VVTi. I want the 3.0L diesel.
     
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  18. Aug 23, 2011 at 11:26 PM
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    same shit as everyone else
    It wouldn't be worth the money.

    I wonder if this thread will turn out like the "lets petition toyota to fix our vibes or class action lawsuit crap thread"

    :cookiemonster:
     
  19. Aug 23, 2011 at 11:28 PM
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    well ?

    did you buy it ?
     
  20. Aug 24, 2011 at 12:03 AM
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