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Miss my tacoma

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by cole47, Nov 14, 2011.

  1. Nov 14, 2011 at 3:52 PM
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    cole47

    cole47 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Selling it was the worst mistake i ever made. That is all......

    [​IMG]
     
  2. Nov 14, 2011 at 3:54 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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  3. Nov 14, 2011 at 3:55 PM
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    Fiolo

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    Why did you sell it
     
  4. Nov 14, 2011 at 3:56 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Wow, that was a nice looking 1st gen. What are you driving now?
     
  5. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    flaggr82

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    Yeah, what are you driving now to make you miss it so bad? A prius?
     
  6. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:01 PM
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    cole47

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    PURE stupidity
    99 Tahoe....

    [​IMG] :rain: and i sware its been in the shop more than on the road.....and its only got 70k....
     
  7. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:06 PM
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    yeah, gettin that hybrid 10 mpg....
     
  8. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:07 PM
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    tacotrd647

    tacotrd647 Resident "dude"

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    That's what happens when you buy a Chevy. Nothing but problems...pure junk!
     
  9. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:09 PM
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  10. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:09 PM
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    monoman

    monoman Time to get dirty!

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    ....wow, sorry for your loss.:(
     
  11. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    Psshhh.........



    Nice lookin Tahoe though!!
     
  12. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    monoman

    monoman Time to get dirty!

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    Well not really. It could be used for a really BIG paper weight.:rolleyes:
     
  13. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Time to figure out how to go back.
     
  14. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    Konaborne

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    I'll have your dignity in my prayers tonight
     
  15. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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    bought it a 7 months ago....and a new tranny, t-case, a/c compressor 2 catalytic convertors later ive almost reached the point to where ive put as much into it as i paid for it....not including lift, wheels tires and other worthless mods....sorry for the rant guys
     
  16. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:14 PM
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    nah itd leak trans fluid on the paper bro....
     
  17. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Holy crap man, that is a lot of money. You should be the spokesperson here on TW when someone speaks up on how good chevys are, just sayin...
     
  18. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:19 PM
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    monoman

    monoman Time to get dirty!

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    My cousin had a red one like that, same year too. Don't know how true this is, but when he had the tranny re-done, they told him you usually have to have the tranny rebuilt at 45 to 50 thousand miles on those Tahoe's. He had over 150,000 on it at the time of the rebuild so I guess he got his money out of it.
     
  19. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:20 PM
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    monoman

    monoman Time to get dirty!

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    ....hmmm, good point.:rolleyes:
     
  20. Nov 14, 2011 at 4:24 PM
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    cole47

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    Yeah the 4L60e tranny blows....and when i put 36s on it i think it just tore it out completly....im hoping to get rid of it before it goes again....the flashy red and the luxurous leather interior sure looked nice at the time though....
     
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