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New to the site - First truck

Discussion in 'New Members' started by jparf, Apr 5, 2013.

  1. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:30 PM
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    jparf

    jparf [OP] blissfully biased

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    Jason
    Mechanicsburg, PA
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    15 Silver Highlander Limited
    Hi all,

    I recently picked up my first truck, the 2013 Super White Double Cab TRD Sport Tacoma thanks to this site. I agonized over whether to get a Tacoma or Frontier. Ultimately Toyota's reputation won out. While I could get a lot more bells and whistles on a Frontier, Toyota's resale value & reliability were just too much to pass up.

    I was thisclose to getting Magnetic Grey Metallic Long Bed but I woke up Monday morning and decided I wanted another white vehicle. I've never looked back.

    Based on all your recommendations I already ordered an Extang SolidFold Tonneau cover, roof rack, stubbie antenna, and LED lights for most of the interior. Future mods will be a new head unit (the stock is horrible) and remote start. I'd also like to try the truck bed lighting and heated side mirrors at some point. I don't really offroad so I'm won't really need a lift or new tires so keeping most of it stock works just fine for me.

    Anyway thanks everyone for the help in choosing this truck and I look forward to performing a lot of the mods that people have come up with!

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  2. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:34 PM
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    Steves104x4

    Steves104x4 Well-Known Member

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    BUCKLE UP! It makes it harder for Aliens to pull you out of your Truck.
  3. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:34 PM
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    Large

    Large Red

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    Damn nice truck bud, love the color too :wave:
     
  4. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:35 PM
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    david2011sr5

    david2011sr5 Well-Known Member

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    take a guess
    East Texas
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    2011 SR5 4x4
    afe pro dry, weather tech floor liners,5100's on all four corners@ 0, eibach 620 coils. toytec 3/4" spacer driver/s & passenger/s, rear spring tsb w/toytec 1" blocks, 4runner sport wheels, in channel vent visors, 1.25 spidertrax wheel spacers on the front, Wet Okole's, smity tow hook.
    Nice ride!
     
  5. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:35 PM
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    sofiasdad11

    sofiasdad11 Reads more than posts

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    Near the Windy City, but in the country
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    2011 BLACK 4X4 DCLB TRD SPORT
    Flux capacitor (2nd gen version), toytec ultimate liftkit, amp research powersteps, custom katzkin heated leather incl. console cover, retraxpro retractable bed cover, earnhardt jr. cannons@18x9(summer),ballistic jesters@18x9 (winter),285/60/18 nitto grapplers, bodymatched bushwackers, the original Homertaco full satoshi " raptor" grill, viper 5704 remote/smart-start/alarm, ravelco anti-theft device, ipcw tails, redline hoodstruts, oem roof rack, led maps/dome, backup light mod, swingcase storage box, jl audio stealthbox and amps,focal drivers,alpine head, pop&lock premium handle, seatbelt chime disabled, tailgate hoseclamp mod, rich evans caliper covers, weathertech digitalfit mats, flyzeye V2W,oem bedmat, salex console organizer,speeddawg shiftknob
    Welcome Jason :)
     
  6. Apr 5, 2013 at 4:38 PM
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    RMAN808

    RMAN808 S)(AKALO)(AWAII

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    OME 883' w/5100s, Toytec AAL, 265/75R16 Treadwright Guard Dog's, 16x8.5" Level 8 Strike 6 wheels, 14" Magnaflow, 4" Deck Plate Mod w/Screen, Grillcraft, etc. Check build thread in sig for more info...
    Welcome to TW :wave: Very nice truck!
     
  7. Apr 5, 2013 at 6:43 PM
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    RLDTACO

    RLDTACO Well-Known Member

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    Houston Tx.
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    Debadged,Tailgate theft mod,Extra D-rings,OEM bed mat,TRD exhaust, 5100 Billys@ 4 corners set@ 0 with Eibach springs, rear TSB springs.N-Fab tube Steps. TRD FJ SE wheels and Michelin LTX A/T 2's
    Welcome!
     
  8. Apr 6, 2013 at 7:40 AM
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    Raceline08

    Raceline08 Well-Known Member

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    Brett
    Santa Rosa, ca
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    Silver 08 DBC SB 4x4 TRD Offroad
    front Billies, 885x coils, taco lean spacer, TC UCA'S, Magnaflow 22" OME Dakars, Billy 110 rear's, B.A.M.F CMC, custom made E-locker guard
    Welcome to TW

    Brett
     
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