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Nice Taco except for the damn purple

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by usctacoma, Sep 14, 2009.

  1. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:59 PM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma [OP] Be a thinker, not a stinker

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  2. Sep 14, 2009 at 8:07 PM
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    baildavc

    baildavc TREADING LIGHTLY!

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    Are you thinking of buying this?
     
  3. Sep 14, 2009 at 8:09 PM
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    usctacoma

    usctacoma [OP] Be a thinker, not a stinker

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    Well I did a search for a 4x4 tacoma because I'm tired of my 4x2. It looked good at first, and then I looked at the close up pics and saw the purple and that was the end of the story for me. No deal.
     
  4. Sep 14, 2009 at 8:11 PM
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    baildavc

    baildavc TREADING LIGHTLY!

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    Good call, grape flavored taco just isnlt right.
     
  5. Sep 14, 2009 at 8:14 PM
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    ilovetacos

    ilovetacos Well-Known Member

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    Very unique. Paint looks top notch but that color is ugly.
     
  6. Sep 14, 2009 at 9:28 PM
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    HBMurphy

    HBMurphy Ban Pending

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    Pretty... Well, how do I say this... Pretty...
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Sep 14, 2009 at 9:55 PM
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    Mx SuperFly 25

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    tinted headlights.. that's gotta suck at night..

    other than the purple, looks like a clean ride..

    cars/trucks that were repainted scare me when i am in the market for buying, i always think it was involved in a crash.. not always true though..
     
  8. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:00 PM
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    COtacoma15

    COtacoma15 i love things made in japan

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    I like it. It is a very clean looking ride and an original color for the new tacos.
     
  9. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:02 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    PURPLE!

    thats rad, I'd sooo drive a purple Taco.
     
  10. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:15 PM
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    Colton

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    This is only 15 miles away from me... Hmm... :D
     
  11. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:21 PM
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    ClemsonTacoma

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    hell ill take it, sell my truck and change the paint color and still have some $$
     
  12. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:38 PM
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    BeachBoy

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    less scratches on his 2007 than my 2009 hehe
     
  13. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    T0LLPHR33

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    its different...to each their own...

    I'm not feeling the grape colored flames...maybe he should have ghosted them into his BSP...
     
  14. Sep 15, 2009 at 12:50 PM
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    jonny

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    is that plumb crazy purple?
    i keed
     
  15. Sep 15, 2009 at 3:54 PM
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    He did. It's just overlayed on the BSP. You could probably wet sand them off and re-clear the front end.
     
  16. Sep 15, 2009 at 4:54 PM
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    why does he have it priced so low? that truck would be priced around $25-27,000 around here.
     
  17. Sep 15, 2009 at 4:58 PM
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    GotLift37

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    you could buy a 2010 for that 27k
     
  18. Sep 15, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    KenpachiZaraki

    KenpachiZaraki Its Wicked Flow BITCHES!!

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    i like it, its different :notsure:
     
  19. Sep 15, 2009 at 5:06 PM
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    Me like!!
     
  20. Sep 15, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    He passed the point of not having UCA's on that truck...If you look at the photos the camber is off to try and get some caster in on the deal....

    Whoever buys that one will be buying a set of UCA's to go with it.

    2.5 is maxed out on the stock UCA's. My caster is at 1.5 and i want it at 2+ I cant get there....Truck drives good but the thought is always there...what if I bought some UCA's and hit that magic 2.4 on the caster? Would it be that good?

    He needs UCA's. Look at his tires bowed in at the bottom...Thats the only way to get any caster in em at all at that point.
    [​IMG]
     
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