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Now Own A New 2009 Black Sand Pearl Tacoma!

Discussion in 'New Members' started by ShotGunn, Jul 8, 2009.

  1. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    ShotGunn

    ShotGunn [OP] New Member

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    Just bought a new toy to play with here in Virginia. I have owned a couple of Honda's, but this is my first Toyota. With a 2.7 litre engine and 5 speed manual transmission it has pep, and is fun to drive. My biggest disappointment? The four speakers standard with the single disc stero radio are all in the doors. So, when you adjust the fade button, "its the day the music died". The regular cab really needs speakers behind the driver, but there's not much room. I hope to learn a lot about some of the better mods for a reg cab truck on this forum.

    Best of luck!


    ShotGunn:)
     
  2. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:15 PM
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    luk8272

    luk8272 Poodoo

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  3. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:20 PM
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    ColtsTRD

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  4. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:24 PM
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    genxer36 Lord of Tomfoolery

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    Welcome to tw!

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  5. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    SocalMan22

    SocalMan22 Founder Socaltacomas.com Staff Member

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  6. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:29 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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  7. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:43 PM
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  8. Jul 9, 2009 at 6:55 AM
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    Padilla1880

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  9. Jul 9, 2009 at 6:59 AM
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  10. Jul 9, 2009 at 7:01 AM
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  11. Jul 9, 2009 at 8:20 AM
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    hi! tig1 calling,welcome to the club!i got one myself in january 09.
    it gets better and better!!

    later tig1:)
     
  12. Jul 9, 2009 at 10:07 AM
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    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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  13. Jul 9, 2009 at 10:33 AM
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  14. Jul 9, 2009 at 10:33 AM
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    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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  15. Jul 9, 2009 at 10:38 AM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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  16. Jul 13, 2009 at 1:48 PM
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    Congrats!

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  17. Jul 15, 2009 at 3:28 PM
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    ShotGunn

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    Thanks to all the members of the forum for the welcome. :D I have been going through previous posts to try to learn as much as possible about good mods, concerns about issues I hadn't even thought of (ex: lack of front license plate bracket :eek:) and good instructions on adding rear speakers in a regular size cab. :rolleyes:

    I am learning a lot from the site and appreciate the big welcome. Thanks to you all!!!!:):):)


    ShotGunn
     
  18. Jul 15, 2009 at 3:45 PM
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    Welcome to TW! Yet another AF dude. Awesome!
     
  19. Jul 15, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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  20. Jul 16, 2009 at 2:21 AM
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    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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