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New member looking to buy first Tacoma

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Jason530, Jan 28, 2012.

  1. Jan 28, 2012 at 10:46 AM
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    Jason530

    Jason530 [OP] Member

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    I'm here to get help deciding wether to get a Tacoma or not. And more detail on them
     
  2. Jan 28, 2012 at 10:49 AM
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    Hot Tamale

    Hot Tamale Well-Known Member

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    Welcome from NV! Buy a Tacoma and you won't regret it. You'll love it.
     
  3. Jan 28, 2012 at 10:50 AM
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    lvcarguy

    lvcarguy Well-Known Member

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    they're great trucks and will run forever. what are your choices between?
     
  4. Jan 28, 2012 at 11:01 AM
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    Drouse

    Drouse Well-Known Member

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    Welcome! I say go for it!! I had a 2004 and loved it but I wanted something a little bigger so I sold the 04 bought a 2011 4 dr and couldn't be happier.
     
  5. Jan 28, 2012 at 12:15 PM
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    mcdowell

    mcdowell My name is Mudd

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    Came from a F150 and i say DO IT!
     
  6. Jan 28, 2012 at 1:15 PM
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    Jason530

    Jason530 [OP] Member

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    Yeah me too... Planing on selling mine for a Tacoma
     
  7. Jan 28, 2012 at 1:17 PM
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    06TACOFIREMAN

    06TACOFIREMAN BaNgArAnG

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    toytec 2in lift, 2nd gen trd offroad wheels, yakima roof rack, tool box, magnaflow muffler in the mail
    get the taco! you wont regret it!
     
  8. Jan 28, 2012 at 1:23 PM
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    bridgcat

    bridgcat Well-Known Member

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    Avid Off-road Light bar w/ Line-X, American Aluminum Black LP Toolbox, N Fab black step bars,In-Channel Vent Visors, two 10" Rockford subs, Pioneer Double Din DVD player w/ Metra dash kit, 285/65R18 Nitto Trail Grappler MT/s. 18x9" Black XD Monsters. Weathertech digital fit floor mats. Color matched grille with FJ Tacoma badge. De-badged with black, "4x4" badge on tail gate. Mud flap delete mod. Custon TRD decal, color matched rear bumper, Icon extended travel reservoir coilovers, Icon rear reservoir shocks, Dakar rear leaf pack, extended stainless steel brake lines, Camburg uniball upper control arms, timeren bump stops,Beefed Taco carrier bearing drop, Rockford Fosgate Door speakers, Dynomat doors and rear panel, All pro front bumper.
    Welcome to TW! They are fantastic truck and keep their resale value very well....and run like a top!
     
  9. Jan 28, 2012 at 1:39 PM
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    mcdowell

    mcdowell My name is Mudd

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    2in Toytec leveling kit TSB 4 leafpack 130w KC driving lights Wsetin 3 tab lightbar Black headlights Trex eyelids TRD sport wheels Firestone MT Hood protector Vent visors Tube stepbars Colormatch grille
    You wont regret it.. Dont get me wrong i liked the Ford but love the Tacoma. Fuel milage, resale value, solid truck all around. Had mine since July and still find every excuse to drive it when ever possable. Go test drive one.
     
  10. Jan 28, 2012 at 2:37 PM
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    RLDTACO

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    Welcome to TW!
     
  11. Jan 28, 2012 at 2:43 PM
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    TacoDawgfan

    TacoDawgfan Hunker Down You Hairy Dawg!

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    Great trucks and hold their value like crazy. Can't go wrong with them Imo. I came from a Hemi Ram and haven't looked back.
     
  12. Jan 28, 2012 at 5:45 PM
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    Tigahshark

    Tigahshark Senior NEWBIE

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  13. Jan 28, 2012 at 5:47 PM
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    dad32509

    dad32509 Thinking of something clever

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    5100's front and back, OME 885x's, LR UCA's, OMD rear springs, Pioneer AVH-P2300DVD, HVAC Green led's MOD, Blacked out bumper, Plastidip emblems, custom front tube bumper, 32" combo led bar, rigid duallys, otrattw switches, my own Satoshi grille, shorty antenna, Spyder LED halo headlights. csjumper2003 map/dome, 3rd brake, DTRL white/amber and parking LED's. Pelfreybilt IFS skid, Cab mount chop, sliders and rear light bar w/blitzpro 5LR dust light. Uniden CB, Magnaflow 18" exhaust, Rear tire carrier, sway bar removed, spidertrax 1.25" spacers, Wheelers 16" Alloys w/265/75r16 Goodyear DuraTracs
    Welcome! Im on number 2 and will never buy anything else
     
  14. Jan 30, 2012 at 11:28 AM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    3" OME lift 885s & Dakars riding on 33" KM2s Click the sig pic to see the build thread .
    [​IMG]Welcome to TW from Sparks, NV[​IMG]
     
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