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Discussion in 'New Members' started by senna, May 28, 2009.

  1. May 28, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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    senna

    senna [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hello Tacoma World. Life long GM guy who ended up with an 09 dbl cab, sb, 4x4 trd off road in Pirite Mica.
    So far really enjoying my truck, by the way the tacoma's are built just a few miles up the road from where I live, so I guess I am supporting the local economy.

    I would also like to say thanks to the helpful post you guys have going. I already installed DRL and Sirius (the behind the dash type that you operate through the stock head unit.

    I also have the Folda Cover, the new G4 model. I had the older model on my Colorado.
     
  2. May 28, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Welcome to Tacoma World!! Post some pics when you can. :)
     
  3. May 28, 2009 at 7:20 PM
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    SaltySteve

    SaltySteve SMO

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  4. May 28, 2009 at 7:26 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    :wave: Welcome to TW :cheers:
     
  5. May 28, 2009 at 7:35 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
     
  6. May 28, 2009 at 7:36 PM
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    jrw1965

    jrw1965 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome
     
  7. May 28, 2009 at 7:38 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?
    welcome....but all 09's have DRL stock....daytime running lights??
     
  8. May 28, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    senna

    senna [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for all the welcomes everyone.:)

    No, it is still an option.
    They were not on when I bought the truck (also wasn't listed in the build sheet) but they were on when I installed the relay and jumper. Although they do not turn off with the parking brake.:confused:
     
  9. May 28, 2009 at 7:54 PM
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    jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Moderator

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    wat?

    odd....my 09 sport has em and i sure as hell didnt want em...lol. did the foglight anytime mod though
     
  10. May 28, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    devilsalmostfree

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    welcome to TW, we need some pix!
     
  11. May 28, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    Toy4Life

    Toy4Life 668: The Neighbor of the Beast

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    Welcome to TW.....Just out of curiosity, what convinced you to make the switch from lifelong GM owner to Toyota owner?
     
  12. May 28, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    senna

    senna [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Availability mostly, I had been looking for another colorado for more than 6 months. GM just does not have a lot of product currently.
     
  13. May 29, 2009 at 9:51 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    welcome.
     
  14. May 30, 2009 at 5:04 AM
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    Simon's Mom

    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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    Welcome to the forum from Vermont :wave:
     
  15. May 31, 2009 at 3:52 PM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Congrats on the truck and welcome to Tacoma World!
    Long live Toyota!!!
     
  16. May 31, 2009 at 4:05 PM
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    jrobson

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    Welcome to the site.
     
  17. May 31, 2009 at 4:13 PM
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    tacoholic

    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    Nummi built Tacomas FTW! Support our country! Welcome man!
     
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