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New Tacoma owner from Utah

Discussion in 'New Members' started by BigHeadTaco, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:29 PM
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    BigHeadTaco

    BigHeadTaco [OP] GFY

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    Hello everyone!

    New owner of a new/used 2012 double cab tacoma. I picked it up toyota certified with 3500 miles on the odometer! Looking forward to learning a lot from this site. My previous vehicle was a 2010 Nissan Xterra Off Road, I must say the Tacoma feels better built than the Xterra. My only issue, and my first thread is regarding the right rear passenger tire seems to stick out about 1/2" further than the rear drivers side. I am going to measure everything tomorrow to see if the bed is off center. Here are a few quick pics of my truck.


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  2. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:34 PM
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    Corndawg

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    good looking truck welcome fellow utahn this place is cold as shit

    jack it up throw some 18's on 33x12.50s
     
  3. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:36 PM
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    BigHeadTaco

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    Thanks man, it has been pretty chilly lately.....I need a garage heater so I can mess with the new rig!
     
  4. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:38 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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  5. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:38 PM
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    MJM777

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    Nice truck.....welcome from Ohio.
     
  6. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:40 PM
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    Corndawg

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    i am worried this weather is gonna take a hard toll on my truck i dont have a garage for my truck. and it seems to fire up every morning. but i know cold is hard on batteries
     
  7. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:43 PM
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    BigHeadTaco

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    the pics are small. it is lifted 2" with 18s and 285/65/18 Nittos
     
  8. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:44 PM
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    BigHeadTaco

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    Thanks, if I find the bed is centered and need someone to check out my rear axel can you recommend a shop? I am taking it back to the dealer monday but it is driving me crazy and I have all day free tomorrow.
     
  9. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:46 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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    Yep, especially with all the damn salt that they coat the roads with... It's going to rust my truck to hell...
     
  10. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:48 PM
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    Corndawg

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    i know its a real bitch and i wash my truck once a week i would rather have ice than that salt shit on my paint. i cant wait to move to 'AZ
     
  11. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:52 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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    I don't really know many shops. Try posting on the Utah BS tread and asking if some others do. If I had to suggest someone I've heard that Kurt from Cruiser Outfitters is very knowledgable.
    http://www.cruiseroutfitters.com/index.html
     
  12. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:52 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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    Moving to AZ sounds very tempting!
     
  13. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:55 PM
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    BigHeadTaco

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    Thanks man
     
  14. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:56 PM
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    Corndawg

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    always warm your truck can stay shining year round girls, i mean whats there not to like

    and its not Mormon run haha
     
  15. Jan 4, 2013 at 6:57 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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    Touche
     
  16. Jan 5, 2013 at 2:08 AM
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    pra4sno

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    Welcome! You can dig around on here and find that the bed misalignment issue is common - and generally an easy fix. Good luck with it, and let us know what you figure out!
     
  17. Jan 5, 2013 at 8:09 PM
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    Brad Lord

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    Welcome from Ga.
     
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