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New to the Forum--1st time owner of a Toyota--SoCal

Discussion in 'New Members' started by hockey1chick, Jul 12, 2009.

  1. Jul 12, 2009 at 10:54 AM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
    Hey there ---finally got the truck of my dreams!!It's only a little over a mnth that i am the proud owner of a Toyota Tacoma but already started modifying it!

    Being a chick and relatively new with mufflers,tips, cold air intake yada ----i def. would need all the help and advices i can get from this site!:rolleyes:

    Am wondering if members get together to chat about trucks and whatnots---let me know when/where the next gathering is...hiopefully it's close to Redondo beach CA!!!
     
  2. Jul 12, 2009 at 10:58 AM
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    Colton

    Colton Reagan/Bush '84

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    Pelfreybilt 3-hoop bumper, Bilstein 5100 F&R, OME 886 w/driver side top plate spacer, 1.5" AAL, 315/70/17 Hankook Dynapro AT, 17x9 Level 8 MK6, 20% tint, AEM Brute force intake, Alpine CDE-W235BT, Armortech sliders
    Welcome to TW! :wave: You'll find a ton of info here!
     
  3. Jul 12, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    MsTRD

    MsTRD hell yes i love my truck

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  4. Jul 12, 2009 at 11:08 AM
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    tcBob

    tcBob Gringo Bandito Staff Member

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    Welcome to the site! See the link MsTrd posted ^^^^^ for upcoming meetup info in socal

    nice truck!!
    [​IMG]
     
  5. Jul 12, 2009 at 11:14 AM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    Welcome to TW :wave:
     
  6. Jul 12, 2009 at 11:58 AM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
    Wow thanks u guys barely a few hrs old in the site and i feel like 'taco'(1st i ever heard but a super cool nickname!!!) family!!!!

    Still trying to work my way around the forum but i know fer sure if i get stuck u guys are here to help me out!!!

    Thank u soo much for the great welcome! :D
     
  7. Jul 12, 2009 at 12:00 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Stick on hood scoop from Autozone.
  8. Jul 12, 2009 at 12:08 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    welcome to tw! enjoy the forums!
     
  9. Jul 12, 2009 at 12:31 PM
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    dhurley

    dhurley Well-Known Member

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    TRD, Snugtop Super-Sport, bedliner, receiver hitch, alarm mod, deck plate mod, AFE Pro-Dry S, Saddleman camo seat covers, TW decal, grey wire mod w/switch, DRL, LED cupholder mod, Dynomax Super Turbo, aux back-up lights, Devil Horns by Andres, "blue plug" mod for 2LO, shorty antenna, Pro Comp fog & driving lights, receiver shackle, 15% tint front windows, stainless nerf bars, Ultra Gauge, diff breather mod
    Welcome to TW:D You will definately find alot of info here!
     
  10. Jul 12, 2009 at 1:05 PM
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    RelentlessFab

    RelentlessFab Tacoma offroad armor fabricating beast Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    welcome to TW
     
  11. Jul 12, 2009 at 3:17 PM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    :wave: Welcome to TW.
     
  12. Jul 12, 2009 at 3:19 PM
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    MiikeyD

    MiikeyD The Green Machine

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    Suspension / Wheels / Tires 3.5" Fabtech lift w/ AAL 265/75/16 BFG A/T American Racing Baja Audio Alpine HU CDA-9886 Kicker DS650 Z-Edition 1000W Memphis M3 US Amps 4000W 2.5Farad Cap Lighting 6000K HID 2 Hella 500FF 2 Aux Bed Lights 2 Aux Driving Lights Performance Volant CAI Flomaster Super 44 Doug Thorley Long Tube headers (coming soon) NGK Iridium Sparkplugs Accessories Scanguage II Cobra LTD27-NW with 3' Firestik Radio Shack Triple Trunking Scanner Harbor Freight Hi-Lift Cosmetics Flat Black Bumper Trim Flat Black Grill Surrounding with Satoshi Clear Corners Future Modifications (not specific) Longtravel w/ king shocks or fox Caged bed Shackles rear suspension. Fox / king shocks custom front bumper Custom Glassworks extreme kit for 01-04 (only have hood and passenger side.. need driver panel) Supercharger + 8port intake manifold optima yellow top battery remounted new rims caged interior rear bench removal 4 sparc
    hah! i have seen your truck. very nice
     
  13. Jul 12, 2009 at 3:20 PM
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    LOWLO7

    LOWLO7 Well-Known Member

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    6" Fabtech lift, 17" Moto Metal rims, 33" Nitto tires [grille coming soon]
    welcome to the site! :]
     
  14. Jul 12, 2009 at 3:23 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Welcome!!!!:D
     
  15. Jul 12, 2009 at 3:47 PM
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    Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Advantage Torza top (tri-fold), Husky floor mats, RuffTuff seat covers, C2C hood struts, Homelink mirror, USA Spec PA15-Toy (120gig Classic & 8gig nano), Garmin Nuvi 660, Protecta Bed mat, Pop-n-lock, TSB Springs, Scangauge II, Heated drivers seat, Fumoto drain valve, Aries pushbar, PIAA 540 fog lights, Hood scoop grahics, Flowmaster 50 series dual catback exhaust, RainX Latitude windshield wipers, Husky rear floor liner (ontop of folded down seats). Console Vault.
    Welcome!!

    It's about time more ladies are owning tacomas!!

    The Tacoma World ladies will have to chat it up sometime.
     
  16. Jul 12, 2009 at 5:00 PM
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    TacomaDoug

    TacomaDoug His and Hers

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    Welcome to TW.
     
  17. Jul 12, 2009 at 5:06 PM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
    hah! i have seen your truck. very nice
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    -Mike

    Just another day out in sunny LA...

    Hey Mike --- u mean u have seen my truck on the road!!?? how funny ---well i was in ur neck of the wood (Upland right?) last Friday n a few days ago as I went up to Scottsdale AZ and back! :p
     
  18. Jul 12, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
    Thanks Janster!!!! I have to upload the pics i have on the back of my truck --i have pink stickers "METALLICA" and a hockey player!!!!:D
     
  19. Jul 12, 2009 at 5:12 PM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
    Thanks Lauren -- i saw pics of ur truck ---hot hot ride!!!!!:)
     
  20. Jul 12, 2009 at 5:12 PM
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    hockey1chick

    hockey1chick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    RBP grilles, Flowmaster 40 series muffler, BF Goodrich All Terrain tires, MotoMetal Rims, Smittybuild stepers, tip..debadge-- no chrome for me!, front windows , tailights, fog lights and front headlights tinted!!
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