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Let's see your Radiant Red Tacoma

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Mz_TazComa, Sep 20, 2008.

  1. Sep 20, 2008 at 7:34 PM
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    Mz_TazComa

    Mz_TazComa [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Well everyone is showing off their Silver, White and Blue babies....why not Red?

    Mine is mostly stock right now, but after reading a few of these threads, I now have a long list of what I want to do to it.

    Here's mine, let's see everyone else's.

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  2. Sep 21, 2008 at 12:00 AM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    I like these color threads. :D


    My personal favorite color. My parents wouldn't let me get it though!


    I love my silver Taco though! :)
     
  3. Sep 21, 2008 at 1:53 AM
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    Marioso

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    why wouldnt they let u get it? lol
     
  4. Sep 21, 2008 at 2:30 AM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    Insurance is usually higher with red vehicles..associated with speed. lol. That and that fact that he's 17 :D
     
  5. Sep 21, 2008 at 2:41 AM
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    AFButters

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    I want that roof rack on mine...
     
  6. Sep 21, 2008 at 9:45 AM
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    S_A_Aceman

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    My insurance went down on my '65 when I painted it red... its less likely to be hit because it stands out so much. But it is faster now too. I dont understand color increasing HP, I thought that was only stickers that did that?!
     
  7. Sep 21, 2008 at 10:41 AM
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    derekabraham

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    Exactly, well the 17 part. :p



    I was in a nasty car accident, and insurance covered for about half the cost of the new truck. We got a better deal on an 08 silver Taco than an 07 red Taco. Same exact truck. I don't know why the 08 was cheaper.
     
  8. Sep 21, 2008 at 2:56 PM
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    schoonie

    schoonie Vegans taste like tree bark

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    When I bought it, red was my second choice whith black being my first...but I couldn't pass up the deal based on color...that might be considered descrimination LOL. Anyways, I'm happy as hell with the Red so far. For some reason I gravitate towards red...2 Toyotas', a bike, and snowmachine (snowmobile for you lower 49ers') all RED.

    Just consider this a before picture. Planning to level the front end today...we'll see.

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  9. Sep 21, 2008 at 3:25 PM
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    Pro60

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    If you can't tell....i like red :D
     
  10. Sep 21, 2008 at 5:04 PM
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    jaxchrisfla

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  11. Sep 21, 2008 at 5:11 PM
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    hoosiertaco

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    Thats not called lost in the concrete jungle........thats called owning it!!!!!!!!Awesome truck and awesome photography!!
     
  12. Sep 21, 2008 at 5:53 PM
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    Mz_TazComa

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    Not true about insurance being higher on red vehicles, at least where I live. When I bought my truck I asked the agent if the color had anything to do with the amount and was told not at all.
     
  13. Sep 21, 2008 at 5:54 PM
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    tigerfan00

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    x2 my insurance would be the same regardless of the color of my truck
     
  14. Sep 21, 2008 at 6:02 PM
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    hoosiertaco

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    Fri. I called my state farm agent and had them add the new Taco on and they never asked the color. Don't matter. Actually an 08 Taco was only $25 dollars more a month than a 310k '92 Honda Accord for me.
     
  15. Sep 21, 2008 at 8:17 PM
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  16. Sep 21, 2008 at 9:50 PM
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    Here is mine. Love it.

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  17. Sep 21, 2008 at 10:38 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    I'm sure it ain't Radiant Red, but it's red, Maybe someone does know the name of this red.
     
  18. Sep 21, 2008 at 10:40 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    easier to see if it was washed alittle.

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  19. Sep 21, 2008 at 11:59 PM
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    Marioso

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    word ill be honest i didnt want red but i got like 6 or 7 grand off the price so i had no choice pus i love the red i still want black but reds not bad
     
  20. Sep 22, 2008 at 4:35 AM
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