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New Taco owner in Indiana

Discussion in 'New Members' started by JDrew, May 21, 2009.

  1. May 21, 2009 at 8:25 PM
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    JDrew

    JDrew [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Kenwood DNX9140, DRL Mod
    Just purchased a new '08 Tacoma this week, it's the rugged trail TRD. I traded in my '05 Hummer H2 SUT (Which I loved!) for something with a little bit better gas mileage. Already added the DRL mod and will be working on a few others soon I'm sure. Very informative site and look forward to sharing info.

    Here's a pic of the new ride with the wifey's whip.

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    Here's the Hummer I traded in.

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  2. May 21, 2009 at 8:35 PM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    welcome to TW:wave:

    great pics.
     
  3. May 21, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    neontrail

    neontrail ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈

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    HEllO !!! Nice pics!

    Welcome to the forum!!
     
  4. May 21, 2009 at 8:45 PM
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    Burgman

    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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    NIce ride, Welcome
     
  5. May 21, 2009 at 11:17 PM
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    Kenny650

    Kenny650 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome!
     
  6. May 22, 2009 at 3:29 AM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    ooooh,Light Force.:drool::drool: .Congrats on the new truck.It'll grow on you.:D Welcome to TW.:wave:
     
  7. May 22, 2009 at 5:55 AM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

    Jason'sLawnCare Prepared for Bambi

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    Welcome. It's so shiny.
     
  8. May 22, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    NwiTACO

    NwiTACO Big tars, little/no bed.

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    Welcome to TW!
     
  9. May 22, 2009 at 6:50 AM
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    JDrew

    JDrew [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, the 240 HID's rocked! I have some filters still if you know anyone with 240's!

    Thanks for the warm welcome guys! :wave:
     
  10. May 22, 2009 at 7:14 AM
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    NwiTACO

    NwiTACO Big tars, little/no bed.

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    I would kill for some LF lights! Til then the hellas :)() will have to do
     
  11. May 22, 2009 at 7:32 AM
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    L8Rmike

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    Dude, Welcome to TW. I grew up in E-ville (east side).
     
  12. May 22, 2009 at 10:40 AM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    A little bit better gas mileage? :eek: I thought Hummers got like 12 miles to the gallon. Either way, glad to hear to made the switch. Welcome to Tacoma World!
     
  13. May 22, 2009 at 10:56 PM
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    JDrew

    JDrew [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I got about 9-10 in city and about 11 hwy.. :eek:


    Nice!.. East-sider here!
     
  14. May 23, 2009 at 2:30 AM
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    hoosiertaco

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  15. May 23, 2009 at 11:21 AM
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    longbow

    longbow I see you now..................

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    Welcome to TW!!
    Indiana here also............:D
     
  16. May 24, 2009 at 8:19 PM
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    JDrew

    JDrew [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks again guys!
     
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