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NEW from Kauai

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Fro05, May 9, 2010.

  1. May 9, 2010 at 12:15 AM
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    Fro05

    Fro05 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey all! I just got my TACOMA 3 days ago and I freakin dig it! Way better than my old truck (05 Chevrolet Colorado)...I plan on doing minor mods, but keeping it simple and clean at the same time. I look forward for all your guys help and advice you offer.
     
  2. May 9, 2010 at 12:22 AM
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    Palmetto Pete

    Palmetto Pete Well-Known Member

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    Welcome from O'ahu!
     
  3. May 9, 2010 at 12:29 AM
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    brettb

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    Kauai is the shit! I went there for vacation once and its such a beautiful island. I loved every moment of it.
     
  4. May 9, 2010 at 12:31 AM
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    Leadgolem

    Leadgolem Well-Known Member

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    Welcome
     
  5. May 9, 2010 at 1:32 AM
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    Fro05

    Fro05 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hahah thanks for the warm welcome! Yeah Kauai is pretty laid back, nice place with a lot of greenery.
     
  6. May 9, 2010 at 1:32 AM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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  7. May 9, 2010 at 2:25 AM
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    KalamaKid

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    same shit as everyone else
    whats up from oahu!!! sorry about last month when i was there with my rental jeep... i had fun but i know yall hated me!!!
     
  8. May 9, 2010 at 4:24 AM
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    Blackshirts

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    Welcome to TW
     
  9. May 9, 2010 at 4:39 AM
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    MyMistress

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    D-I-T-O!! Wish I had the money to live there... I noticed tons of tacomas there, many of them raised with stock tires....what gives?
     
  10. May 9, 2010 at 5:20 AM
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    Cape Codder

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    Welcome from the other end of the country
     
  11. May 9, 2010 at 7:06 AM
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    redezman

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    welcome
     
  12. May 9, 2010 at 7:15 AM
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    joyweed

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    Welcome and Aloha from Seattle! I have family on Oahu and Kauai and friends In Koloa or as my brother calls it "the dirty south."
     
  13. May 11, 2010 at 12:08 AM
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    Fro05

    Fro05 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Jason- What happened with your rented Jeep?- tearin up the road? nevermind, don't wanna know.
    Mymistress- I really don't know what the deal is with the lifts and stocker?! But when these people do put their BIG tires and rims on, they look freakin SIC.
    Thanks again for the welcomes
     
  14. May 11, 2010 at 12:10 AM
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    RelentlessFab

    RelentlessFab Tacoma offroad armor fabricating beast Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    X2!!!

    Welcome to TW, man!:cool:
     
  15. May 11, 2010 at 2:41 AM
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    MyMistress

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    Agreed!
     
  16. May 11, 2010 at 5:54 PM
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    hoofhearted1000

    hoofhearted1000 New Member

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    response to why kauaian's got lifted taco's with stock tires.... most likely it was during the week you saw those, the reason is saving the mud/sand tires for the weekend... hunting/fishing no sense waste the rubber on the road out here they get eaten up. and the cost of shipping to hawaii is nuts so gotta save money somehow....
     
  17. May 11, 2010 at 9:35 PM
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    Fro05

    Fro05 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    ...Yeah tires are expensive. I think another reason why they have stockers at the moment is because they have a safety check due, and they can't get it coz of the tires sticking past the fenders...damnnn why is there so many cops out there nowadays?>
     
  18. May 11, 2010 at 9:36 PM
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    billas333

    billas333 They Still Love To Hate Me! - T.O.

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    Welcome! I got a buddy out on Kauai he is a chef at two restaurants not sure of the names.

    but I will be out there this summer hopefully to visit.
     
  19. May 12, 2010 at 2:47 AM
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    MyMistress

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    AHHH! Now that makes sense! Can yo mail me a bubba burger pleasse!
     
  20. May 12, 2010 at 2:56 AM
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    rhodehard09

    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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