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New owner in kansas

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Quivira9, Jun 30, 2009.

  1. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:00 PM
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    Quivira9

    Quivira9 [OP] Member

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    I purchased a White TRD OFF ROAD DOUBLE CAB about 3 weeks ago, just broke 400 miles! I have been browsing this site for about 2 weeks now...

    I have got alot of info from this site thanks...

    for instance found out there is a TSB for leaf springs on 2008 an older....
    notified my neighbor who has an 06, he said his truck did bottom out with a load of wood....talked to my dealer they said if I notice a problem let them know...I am in no rush to do it now and have time to wait for a possible 2009 TSB.

    Only other concern I have so far: Rust...did toyota fix this frame rust problem for new models...I notice about 3 small places on my rear axle with surface rust about 1 inch wide, I am thinking about sanding it off and putting rust primer and some kind of rust protector on it before salt season...any thoughts? Otherwise the frame looks black....

    sorry to be so longwinded the first post!!! Overall I love the truck, I debated on it or an F150 FX4....ultimately the tacoma won because it fit in the garage!
    Take care

    TOM
     
  2. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    Jester243

    Jester243 mod status????

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    :wave: Welcome to TW!!!
     
  3. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:15 PM
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    edc

    edc Well-Known Member

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    rcd 4.5" lift,relentless fab front bumpers,trd cai,17x9 motometal955,flowmaster40 muffler,cobra sxt cb,k2motor headlights,kl71 kumho tires
    Welcome to tw. Just rust proof it yourself that's the first thing i did to my truck.bought rust proofing paint,went to a local shop paid $20 for using their rack painted the chassis,differential and axle. For the underbed i used the rubberized spray to deaden some road noise.hope this helps.
     
  4. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:37 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    Secondary air filter removed, elbow mod, BFG T/A KO (31x10.5R15), 15" American Racing Mojaves, BHLM, Dome Light MOD (Blue), Pioneer headunit, Sockmonkey 'TACOMA' Decals, Readylift 5-lug SST, Rear Shocks - Bilstein TRD, Dynomax Super Turbo #17748, DDM Slim Ballast HID Kit H4 Hi/Lo -35W 6000K in headlights, Apexcone Raptor HID Kit H3 - 35W 6000K in Hella 500s, aFe CAI #51-10762, WeatherTech Floorliner, 200W Smart AC Inverter
    :wave:hello & welcome to TW:wave:
     
  5. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:38 PM
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    luk8272

    luk8272 Poodoo

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    5% Tint, Bug flector, vent Visors, Removed secondary air filter, Rear Spring TSB w/ Wheeler's Add A Leaf HD Pack, Icon 2.0 rear shocks, Toytec 3" lift up front with Total Chaos UCA's, Debadged, Billet Grille,TRD Offroad rims/17x9 Pro comp 6001 rims, Duratracs 265/75/16 or 285/70/17, Fog light anytime mod, Tailgate hose clamp mod, Pro-dry AFE filter. Extended Differential Breather, ABS on/off, 6000k LEDs from CSJumper, heads/fogs, ScanguageII, Devil horns, Devil horns on third brake light, Mounted 60" Highlift, Mounted Tool Box, Wet Okole Front/Rear Seat Covers, TW sticker, Midland Handheld CB,Painted engine cover, Revenge Fab Sliders, ARE Topper, Weather tech Floorliners.
    Welcome to TW.
     
  6. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:38 PM
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    Chad

    Chad Rand Paul 2016

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    Welcome to TW!!!
     
  7. Jun 30, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    :wave: Welcome to TW :cheers:
     
  8. Jul 1, 2009 at 9:41 PM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Well welcome to Tacoma World and thank God for a smaller garage. LOL.
     
  9. Jul 1, 2009 at 9:45 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    welcome to T-dub-ya.
     
  10. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:04 AM
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    Quivira9

    Quivira9 [OP] Member

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    Thanks! I will try to get pictures up sometime.
     
  11. Jul 2, 2009 at 7:07 AM
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    Burgman

    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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    Welcome
     
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