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New 09 Tacoma 2.7 owner

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Swickm, Jun 8, 2009.

  1. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:01 PM
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    Swickm

    Swickm [OP] New Member

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    I just broke down and got rid of my 15 year old Chevy Silverado and purchased an 09, 2.7L, auto, Tacoma. Still adjusting to the switch from the V8 but I really like my new truck and the improved MPG. I've already taken the advice on the forum and replaced the non-intermittant wiper stalk. Using the directions provided I did it in less than 10 minutes! Perfect advice, supply source, and directions. I installed a tonneau cover so I guess some sort of tailgate lock is next. Ny primary use is to get my Kayak to and from the water. Looking forward to more good advce and any input I can offer.
     
  2. Jun 8, 2009 at 6:45 PM
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    Phantom_X-SP

    Phantom_X-SP Rude Boy |><|

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    Congrats and welcome!!!
     
  3. Jun 8, 2009 at 6:52 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    :wave:Hello & welcome to TW:wave:
     
  4. Jun 8, 2009 at 6:58 PM
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    bigyetti

    bigyetti Well-Known Member

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    sirius satilite radio, more on the way when i get more money. oh ya removed the secondary filter
    welcome freind. maybe try a locking hose clamp it under $4 at oreilly auto parts to put on the tail gate. pop and lock is great from what i read about it.
     
  5. Jun 8, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    :wave: Welcome to TW :cheers:
     
  6. Jun 9, 2009 at 1:55 AM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Greetings from San Diego and welcome to Tacoma World!
     
  7. Jun 9, 2009 at 2:13 AM
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    AFButters

    AFButters Rigger, Please!!

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    WElcome to TW
     
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