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New Taco owner- San Diego, CA

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Special_K, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. Aug 2, 2010 at 8:21 PM
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    Special_K

    Special_K [OP] o_o

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    What's up everyone...I've been looking at Tacomas since 2007, but got a 2004 Infiniti G35 Coupe instead. I gave in about two months ago, sold the G, and bought a new 2010 4x4 OR Taco. Before I knew it I racked up 4K miles just enjoying driving it around...also why I took so long to post. Painted the stock rims black and got a new grill, more mods to come.

    Lookin forward to meeting some of the other San Diego drivers at the meet and greet at Fiesta Island this weekend. Thanks again to w8n4mud for hitting me up with the thread about it.

    Ocotillo Wells a couple weeks ago
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  2. Aug 2, 2010 at 8:23 PM
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    ryanjboutin

    ryanjboutin Mob dirt parking lots.

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    Spacers. Spacers everywhere.
    Welcome aboard, shipmate.
     
  3. Aug 2, 2010 at 8:24 PM
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    schiz94

    schiz94 Thread Jacker

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    what grill is that?
     
  4. Aug 2, 2010 at 8:47 PM
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    Special_K

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  5. Aug 2, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    BravesFan

    BravesFan The MOST Badass Offroad Truck

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    BHLM and your truck would be great looking...not that it isnt already :p
     
  6. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:00 PM
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    stmpjmpr

    stmpjmpr Well-Known Member

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    Hey that grill all plastic?
     
  7. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    4WD

    4WD cRaZy oLdmAn

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    Welcome to TW Eddie, hope you guys had sunscreen haha:D

    & I'm glad to see that your in 4x4 mode, we need some new meat to trail with us in Corral Canyon & beyond...:D:D

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  8. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    drewskie

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    Whats up man? Welcome. That's the ebay grille everyone was hatin on a while ago, but i think it looks sick.
     
  9. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    Special_K

    Special_K [OP] o_o

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    yup all plastic...seems like a solid piece though
     
  10. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:14 PM
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    Special_K

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    Haha...yeah it was hot 114* is no joke out there. Sounds good though once I get a couple more mods out of the way I'll be good to go!
     
  11. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:15 PM
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    Thanks Drew. Hmmm guess i missed that thread. Let 'em hate! haha
     
  12. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:28 PM
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    For sure, def a sick look...
     
  13. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:30 PM
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    Tidrow

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    Nice truck, nice color, I loved san diego, and with I still lived there sometimes.

    edit: nothin wrong with that grill
     
  14. Aug 2, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    Welcome! to TW! I like the grille, and nice choice in color too..[​IMG]
     
  15. Aug 2, 2010 at 10:02 PM
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    Great looking truck Eddie. Can't wait to see it this weekend at the meet.
     
  16. Aug 3, 2010 at 8:03 AM
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    Welcome aboard... I am up in Oceanside and go to Baja and Borrego/ Ocotillo Wells area frequently. Photos posted here on TW and on Baja Nomad forums... Enjoy the A-TRAC in L4 and TRAC in H4... My 2010 is my 3rd 4WD OR Tacoma... it the most able off road, so far!
     
  17. Aug 3, 2010 at 8:05 AM
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    MadeInMaine MadeInMaine

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    Welcome to the cult!!!

    8/7/10.... Fiesta Island... Noon...

    Bring your ride
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    Meet a bunch of people who love their trucks as much as you do!
     
  18. Aug 4, 2010 at 9:33 PM
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    Special_K

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    Thanks everyone! I'll see some of you on Saturday
     
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