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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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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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    See Build thread
    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 Moderator

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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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    TRD cat back exhaust, TRD Cold Air Intake, differential breather mod' Hellwig rear sway bar, 16x8 TRD Ivan Stewart's, Michelin LTX A/T2, DTRL Stealth Mode Mod, custom "Texas Edition" shift knob, Sock's "Classic" bedside decals, MetalMiller custom grill emblem, 20% front tinted windows, tinted taillights, Viper alarm, ScanGauge II, Flyzeye Designs V2W Tacoma Interior LED lighting, de-mud flapped, de-badged, extra D-rings under bed bolts, WeatherTech ED floor mats, G4 Elite Fold a Cover ,Toyota bed mat, tailgate theft deterrent device and absolutely no plasti-dip!
    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: Enforcer

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    getting there....
    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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    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 old Taco's.... new Tundra 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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    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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    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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    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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    Pyrite - Cut mud flaps, AVS deflector, WeatherTech floor liners. Silver Streak - Running boards for wife, AVS deflector, Kenwood DNX6140.
    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

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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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