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"prerunners are toys for women" apparently

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by MiikeyD, May 13, 2009.

  1. May 13, 2009 at 4:48 PM
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    MiikeyD

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    Sorry that a prerunner happened to become my truck? oh wait.. toy.. or is it not a truck...
     
  2. May 13, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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    MacTaco

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    I have a prerunner.

    Suck it haters. Hahaha
     
  3. May 13, 2009 at 5:02 PM
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    MiikeyD

    MiikeyD [OP] The Green Machine

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    im pretty sure half of the people here or more have prerunners.. i mean the other option is a 4x4 or a base... (?_?)
     
  4. May 13, 2009 at 5:03 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    Dave is a little slow. My truck does me fine!
     
  5. May 13, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    FlawedXJ

    FlawedXJ mall crawlin', web wheelin', concrete cowboy

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  6. May 13, 2009 at 5:06 PM
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    chris4x4

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    X2.
     
  7. May 13, 2009 at 5:09 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    The term PreRunner was used to describe a truck used to run the desert race course prior to the actual race. The truck was used to look at the track at a slower speed and see where obstacles were located, thus the term PreRunner. The PreRunner was developed in conjunction with Toyota Motorsport's successful desert racing truck program. Much of the suspension tuning and development work was done with the assistance of Toyota-driver Ivan "The Ironman" Stewart. The PreRunner is basically a Toyota Tacoma made to look like a 4WD when in reality it is a 2WD.
    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^wiki quote:)
    Prerunners are just as tough as 4x4s WITHOUT the extra 400lbs of drivegear so nanananananananannnnaaaaaaaaahhhhh
     
  8. May 13, 2009 at 5:16 PM
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    I bet if you took a real prerunner tacoma fixed up for some whoops and a 4x4 tacoma fixed up for some trails......then strapped the 4x4 owner in and took him for a ride as you fly over bumps through the desert he would crap his panties and get a bigger rush than the trails
     
  9. May 13, 2009 at 5:31 PM
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    x2.. I love that definition
     
  10. May 13, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    pittim

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    Lots of 4x4 envy in here I feel :p
     
  11. May 13, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    well, I'm a 4x4 guy, most of the places I go, I think, "man, without 4 wheel, this wouldn't even be fun..." just because it's bumpy and slippery stuff.
    On the other hand, If I had desert here, I'd have an LT prerunner in a second! they are both sick trucks for what their made for.
    The only thing I disagree with is buying a pre runner, and lifting it to be a mall crawler, but that's ok, It's like putting a fart can on a civic IMO haha
    anyways, prerunners are great for what their made for.
     
  12. May 13, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    wait, what i disagree with is mall crawlers period...
     
  13. May 13, 2009 at 5:53 PM
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    oh, and i kinda need 4wd because the fact that there this stuff that falls out of the sky that makes it a bitch to drive around in 2wd with (i've tried!)
     
  14. May 13, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Hmmm....I've taken my M37 to the mall.......:(
     
  15. May 13, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    Motoknuckle

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    I love my prerunner and all..and also have plans for putting LT on it....but it's not exactly great to have in the snow and ice here...:)
     
  16. May 13, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    we both know the difference between mall crawling, and using your truck to get to the mall haha
     
  17. May 13, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    yea same, with the amount of snow we get here, you'd be stuck all day without 4x4
     
  18. May 13, 2009 at 5:56 PM
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    chris4x4

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    LMAO! I know...just messin around. :)
     
  19. May 13, 2009 at 5:57 PM
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    you would! haha
     
  20. May 13, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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