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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by RustyYota, Dec 26, 2009.

  1. Dec 26, 2009 at 12:41 PM
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    RustyYota

    RustyYota [OP] Active Member

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    Toolbox in the summer tenau in the winter, 3in toytec lift, 33'' BFG muds, Tint
    I got my new Tacoma friday before Christmas. Its a 2002 sr5 4x4 2.7 5spd. It only has 72000 miles on the ticker. The old truck is identical except it is the automatic version and has 127,xxx miles. The old one is now in purgatory behind the local toyota dealer, destined for scrap or third world freedom fighters or wherever the rotted framed ones go. Last Wednesday I got the check from toyota for $12,757.50. A few hundred shy of the new one taxes in. It took toyota about a week from time of failed inspection to money in the bank. Its funny in the pictures because the old taco has a 2.5'' rough country lift on it and the new one has none. The new truck has a solid although very rusty frame. It came from Pennsylvania but Ill give it two years in NY before it fails and gets a new one. Either way I am enjoying the new truck. Ill post some more pictures once I start putting my aftermarket stuff on the new one. BTW I switched the steel wheels from the 2002 with the alloys from the 2000, they fit no problem. Thanks to all who helped me through the toyota frame process.
    -Dave[​IMG][/IMG][​IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. Dec 26, 2009 at 2:12 PM
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    BG04Taco

    BG04Taco Well-Known Member

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    Nice truck!! bug shield needs to go IMO.
     
  3. Dec 26, 2009 at 2:56 PM
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    SunDevilTacoma

    SunDevilTacoma Well-Known Member

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    Turn signal relocation, built in fog light conversion, 4" deck plate
    x2

    Good looking truck!
     
  4. Dec 26, 2009 at 3:13 PM
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    brettb

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    3" fabtech fox front, 2.5" DAKAR/Bilstein 5100 rear
    Sweet dude think i could get the same with my '99? =P
     
  5. Dec 26, 2009 at 4:00 PM
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    RustyYota

    RustyYota [OP] Active Member

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    Toolbox in the summer tenau in the winter, 3in toytec lift, 33'' BFG muds, Tint
    Just go to kbb.com, find used car values, select suggested retail value, put in all the features, milage etc. In vehicle condition select excellent regardless of your trucks shape. The value you get from the site plus 1/2 is what you get from toyota. My kbb value was around 8300 i think so that plus a half was 12757. thats how toyota does it. It would be a shame to see that one go to the wrecker though.
     
  6. Dec 26, 2009 at 10:46 PM
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    SRQ TACO

    SRQ TACO "You've Got Red on You"

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    Did u snag your window deflectors?
     
  7. Dec 27, 2009 at 7:55 PM
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    RustyYota

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    Toolbox in the summer tenau in the winter, 3in toytec lift, 33'' BFG muds, Tint
    yup those things were pretty pricey for what they are
     
  8. Dec 27, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    *sniffs*
    Brings a tear to my eye...nice tucks bud
     
  9. Dec 27, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    Nice pair of tits you have there. (taco in the snow)
    Welcome to TW :wave:
     
  10. Dec 27, 2009 at 8:07 PM
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    rhodehard09

    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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    congrats!
     
  11. Dec 27, 2009 at 9:12 PM
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    STLharry

    STLharry Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    Welcome back from the dark (/automatic) side!!

    Nice taco.
     
  12. Dec 28, 2009 at 11:45 PM
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    Robbsolid

    Robbsolid Zombie Killer

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    sweet! I like the bug deflectors, they add to the look.
     
  13. Dec 29, 2009 at 12:14 AM
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    VixTacom

    VixTacom SYC TACO

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    LED's and Neon Glow inside, Blacked out front end, 4X4 with Locking Diff, 5spd Manual, TRD package, CB Radio, Gray Wire Mod, Thrush exhaust system, Tinted marker lights, tailights, interior lights
    lucky bastard! :D
     
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