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Lowes Destroyed my backup camera?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 11TRD, Sep 5, 2011.

  1. Sep 5, 2011 at 4:49 AM
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    11TRD

    11TRD [OP] MERICA

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    You will all get a laugh out of this!

    Went to Lowes yesterday and got a shed for my back yard. They used a fork lift to load it in my truck. I strapped it down and was on my way.

    On my way home I witnessed an accident and stopped to assist. After police arrived and I gave my statement I was on my way home again. But this time I had pulled up close to the car that was hit to act as a barrier. So I put her in reverse and looked up at my rear view camera, which I'm still getting use to, and discovered the picture was way off! All I saw was the pavement! I was pissed and pulled into a parking lot to check the damage with immediate intentions to go back and talk to the Lowes manager. It was then I realized my tailgate was down... Idiot:frusty:
     
  2. Sep 5, 2011 at 4:51 AM
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    Caduceus

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    lol!

    That shit throws me off all the time when I have my kayaks in the back. Yet I still look up there ... :rolleyes:
     
  3. Sep 5, 2011 at 5:00 AM
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    mcdowell

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  4. Sep 5, 2011 at 5:05 AM
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    squad314

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    Ha, I did the same thing the first time it happened to me......WTH? :D
     
  5. Sep 5, 2011 at 5:27 AM
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    plurpimpin

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    I do it all the time with motocross bikes in the bed
     
  6. Sep 5, 2011 at 5:30 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    I wonder who the first person is going to be that doesn't read the OP and goes off on Lowes....................
     
  7. Sep 5, 2011 at 5:33 AM
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    Konaborne

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    I remember once the same thing happened to me! One time I went to lowes and asked them for toothbrushes and lima beans. They said they didn't have any, and that if I didnt put my pants back on they'd have me escorted from the property. Those bastards kicked me out without even giving me some damn lima beans!
     
  8. Sep 5, 2011 at 6:46 AM
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    Thanks for the laugh, 11TRD. I did the same thing while helping a friend move some things into his storage unit. I thought we had hit it or something loading up the truck. :goingcrazy:
     
  9. Sep 5, 2011 at 6:50 AM
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    paintdiddy

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  10. Sep 5, 2011 at 6:57 AM
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    I hate when that happens...:D
     
  11. Sep 5, 2011 at 7:53 AM
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    your'e welcome to join the 60+forum. stuff like that happens to me all the time. duh!
     
  12. Sep 5, 2011 at 9:27 AM
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    At least you admitted what really happened.Another senior moment.
     
  13. Sep 5, 2011 at 9:44 AM
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    I thought the backup camera was a gimmick when I first got my truck , now I love it , you can back up to within 1/2" of objects confidently and it's a beauty if you are hooking up a trailer because it looks straight down at the hitch
     
  14. Sep 5, 2011 at 9:47 AM
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    I wish i had a backup camera :(
     
  15. Sep 5, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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    lol. funny story and will probably happen to me someday
     
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    haha. i needed a good laugh
     
  17. Sep 5, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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    motorsport36

    motorsport36 Morto un papa, se ne fa un'altro

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    same thing happened to me the first time! lol
     
  18. Sep 5, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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  19. Sep 5, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    Well Im halfway there! Im too young to be having these moments! ha ha!
     
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