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Discussion in 'New Members' started by SoloTraveler, Oct 30, 2009.

  1. Oct 30, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    SoloTraveler

    SoloTraveler [OP] New Member

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    I'm a retired guy who plans to do some sight seeing. I plan to do as much touring of the good ole USA as I can.
    I've just started looking for an '01-'04 extra or access cab Tacoma but most in my area have 100k to 200k + miles so I may wind up with a new one.
    I haven't decided if I want a 6 cyl. to tow a small trailer or a 4 cyl. with just a shell over the bed. My age and arthritis may help me make this decision.
    So I'm here to read and learn and give back to the community when I can.:)
     
  2. Oct 30, 2009 at 9:07 PM
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    rhoppas

    rhoppas Land of Oz

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    Welcome Traveler. There is plenty to read on here.
     
  3. Oct 31, 2009 at 4:56 AM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    :wave:Welcome to TW.Enjoy your stay.
     
  4. Oct 31, 2009 at 5:06 AM
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    Menametony

    Menametony Well-Known Member

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    lets see.. a the v6 sits a little higher than the I4... so if getting in the truck would be a problem i would say get the I4
     
  5. Nov 1, 2009 at 6:17 AM
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    gupster88

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    welcome to tw
     
  6. Nov 1, 2009 at 6:26 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Welcome to TW!
     
  7. Nov 1, 2009 at 6:29 AM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    Welcome to TW :wave:
     
  8. Nov 2, 2009 at 7:11 AM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    Welcome to TW.
     
  9. Nov 2, 2009 at 7:18 AM
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    NraFan

    NraFan Join the NRA! Protect your freedom!

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    Welcome to TW!!
     
  10. Nov 2, 2009 at 7:19 AM
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    Gsquare

    Gsquare The G stands for smooth

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    Welcome to TW! :D

    I say go with the 6 and get yourself some nice sideboards or steps. You'll love the Tacoma on the open road.
     
  11. Nov 2, 2009 at 7:23 AM
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    hendooman

    hendooman The Stroker Ace

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    Welcome to TW, good luck on your choice, you will find a lot of valuable info here to make a good researched decision.
     
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