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Pink fan shaft.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by stokes.greg, Mar 9, 2012.

  1. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:27 AM
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    stokes.greg

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    None yet. Bed cover, brush guard, leveling kit coming soon.
    Noticed it the other day. So Is anybody else's fan shaft pink? I bought my taco used did know if was just mine. [​IMG]
     
  2. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:31 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    It used to be an indicator of the tow package I think. I don't know if that's still true with the newer 2nd Gens
     
  3. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:41 AM
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    First Tacoma 2011

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    I have a 2nd Gen and noticed the same thing when I was putting on my lift.
     
  4. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:41 AM
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    Toyotacrawler

    Toyotacrawler She's got the jimmy legs

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    Yep I do. I joked with the salesman when I bought my 2010 that we had a deal as long as he removed the pink fan shaft. He said "I can't change it for you but I'll throw in a can of black spray paint." Deal!
     
  5. Mar 9, 2012 at 6:50 AM
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    Pugga

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    Mine's pink, no tow package. I just always thought my truck was just closet metrosexual. :notsure:
     
  6. Mar 9, 2012 at 7:53 AM
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    Night

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    Mines pink too. We should start a tally. I have Off-road and it includes tow package
     
  7. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:01 AM
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    Joben7726

    Joben7726 wes mantooth ™

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    more than list-able
    pink in the middle :notsure:
     
  8. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:02 AM
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    Mine is a light tan color- 4cyl, Prerunner SR5 with no factory tow option.
     
  9. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:03 AM
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    Shh.. Creating conversations.

    Post boost!
     
  10. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:05 AM
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    That's what we said about the good looking sisters back in the day...:anonymous:
     
  11. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:06 AM
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    Pink, 05 Offroad, tow package. ;)
     
  12. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:12 AM
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    Just waiting for that fire guy to chime in.

    I wanna be like you guys :cool:

    Also, I think the pink goes for the tow package.
     
  13. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:13 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Nope. As mentioned, even the non tow package trucks have the pink fan shaft.
     
  14. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:15 AM
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    Pink parts are cool if you have a Subaru.
     
  15. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:16 AM
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    my shaft is pink.



    08
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    trd offroad

    I'm glad you asked this question. I had seriously thought about posting the same question. (or at least searching for it...)
     
  16. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:16 AM
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    I am going to the dealer for a oil change tomorrow, I will ask the service guys why its pink. Maybe they will know lol
     
  17. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:16 AM
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    mines pink :D
     
  18. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:18 AM
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    chris4x4

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    All of them are pink. They are pink because thats the color that they were painted. There is no hidden meaning to it.
     
  19. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:20 AM
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    Night

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    Oh, haha, its a manly color!


    (Aww, the Investigation is over :()
     
  20. Mar 9, 2012 at 8:22 AM
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