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Okay, so I got this yellow sticker in the mail

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by whitetaco02, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:08 AM
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    whitetaco02

    whitetaco02 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Do I even need to worry about it? I got the TSB done so is that the reason it says what it says? I cropped my vin# out but you all get the idea.
    [​IMG]
     
  2. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:11 AM
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    AeroCooper

    AeroCooper Half the strength of ten (microscopic men)

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    Yes, you need to remember that the carrying capacity has been reduced by 0 lbs. and plan accordingly. :)

    I wonder how much money Toyota has wasted on those stupid stickers??
     
  3. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:52 AM
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    whitetaco02

    whitetaco02 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    LOL, that is what I was thinking. It was a waste and could not believe they sent me one!
     
  4. Jul 13, 2010 at 10:53 AM
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    JDMcQ

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    Toyota is really off their game! you bought a truck with certain specs and they go and reduce the capacity by 0? WTF? Ford would never do that!
     
  5. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:06 AM
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    AeroCooper

    AeroCooper Half the strength of ten (microscopic men)

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    I know, right? I was really planning on that extra 0 lbs. too!! This is total BS. :mad:
     
  6. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:07 AM
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    aficianado

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    store that sticker in one of the baseball card envelopes..in 25 years, that thing will ebay for $2500 :)
     
  7. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:08 AM
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    JDMcQ

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    I'd take that truck back to the dealership and get your money back!
     
  8. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:08 AM
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    AeroCooper

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    I wonder if they factored in the weight of the yellow sticker when they made that calculation? :confused:
     
  9. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:09 AM
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    :rofl: :rofl:this belongs in the "Funny Pictures" thread!!!
     
  10. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:09 AM
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    I actually tried that, but they wanted to reduce my refund by 0 dollars, so I told them to shove it.
     
  11. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:14 AM
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    Those bastards!
     
  12. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:20 AM
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    I got one just like it but it said 15 pounds I think. Is it mandatory to put these on?
     
  13. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:22 AM
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    The sticker is in no way related to the rear leaf spring TSB. Visit NHTSA's website to learn more about the sticker.
     
  14. Jul 13, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    It's just being sent out so they can meet a regulator requirement.

    Stick it where it's supposed to go. It does nothing, except for the off-hand chance that a future buyer looks to see what the sticker says.
     
  15. Jul 13, 2010 at 3:19 PM
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    Got mine a few days ago, 9 pounds. 4 kilograms if you want to talk dirty.
     
  16. Jul 13, 2010 at 3:20 PM
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    agreed. :) :)
     
  17. Jul 13, 2010 at 3:22 PM
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    Hey guys, I have a great idea for a diet, you are guaranteed to lose 0 pounds! :D
     
  18. Jul 13, 2010 at 3:26 PM
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    The sticker that came on mine said reduced by 17 pounds... I thought maybe they were trying to tell me something. :D
     
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