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new from south FL

Discussion in 'New Members' started by lopezoscar03, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:10 PM
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    lopezoscar03

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    hey whats up everyone. i just got home from deployment and first thing i did was purchase my 2011 tacoma. i am super with her and enjoy driving it. i already have a few ideas for mods that i thinking of doing. i dont do any off road driving but still might want a 3in lift, some wheels and HIDs. that is pretty much it. here is a pic of what she looks like.

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  2. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:12 PM
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    Congrats on the new ride and welcome to TW!
     
  3. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:13 PM
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    Welcome to TW from TX.
     
  4. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    Welcome from Orlando
     
  5. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    thanks everyone!!!
     
  6. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    where did you get your headlights from and how do you like the dual halo look?
     
  7. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:23 PM
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    Got them off ebay. I love them they have worked flawlessly and look great. IMO.
    I think they are the second gen eagle eyes.
     
  8. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:23 PM
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    welcome from brandon, how south are you?
     
  9. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    how long have you had them? any problems with fogging? got any other pictures?
     
  10. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:25 PM
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    i am in miami, fl
     
  11. Feb 13, 2011 at 8:57 PM
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    There is a ton in my gallery. Just click the camera under my name. I think I remember them fogging up once, but I haven't seen that in a really long time. I have had them probably getting close to 3 years. The only problem is the sun fading of the lens, but I think all headlights do it over time.
     
  12. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:01 PM
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    welcome to TW from wisconsin! be warned: when you start customizing your taco, you wont be able to stop :D
     
  13. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:04 PM
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    Nice I am looking right now to buy a house in miami. I might be taking a trip down there soon to check on some houses with a real estate agent. Welcome to TW.
     
  14. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:06 PM
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    sweet deal. are you being transfered to a unit down here?!?
     
  15. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:08 PM
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    that is one thing i am worried about. fading!!! they are really nice looking and would help with HIDs... i have read about the retrofit for projectors but i cant bring myself to do that lol
     
  16. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:10 PM
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    No just looking for a vacation home. Mainly for the summer. I am not too familiar with miami area though so I am a bit concerned. I am looking forward to seeing some nice houses close to the beach. I used to live in St Pete a while ago. I love to fish and the beach so thats why I am looking.
     
  17. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:15 PM
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    yeah beaches and fishing here is amazing. i love going to the keys to go fish and also north miami beach to go spear fishing.
    just take your time looking cause you can get something really cheap in a good area. just take your time. also it doesnt have to be miami. you can check fort lauderdale, jupiter, delray, jensen beach. those are all nice areas close to the water. also on the west coast, you have fort myers which is really nice and its an upcoming area
     
  18. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:20 PM
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    Thanks I need a safe location most importantly. I am not looking for anything too big or elaborate. Mainly a vacation home, near the beach and fishing. I will probably get a boat and pay someone to maintain the property. Hopefully I get a good real estate agent that can be trusted.
     
  19. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:37 PM
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    Welcome from across Alligator Alley. I'm over in Naples. Toughtaco have you checked out this side of the state? I just bought my first home for really cheap in a good neighborhood about 10 min to the beach. I have a great agent that could help you out as well.
     
  20. Feb 13, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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    Thats good to know, I have been to that side of the state. I have been to Naples and Marco Island and all the way to st pete. Any information would be helpful in my search, thanks.
     
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