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Random Complements From Strangers?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by AeroCooper, Nov 11, 2011.

  1. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:03 AM
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    AeroCooper

    AeroCooper [OP] Half the strength of ten (microscopic men)

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    Who here ever gets random complements on your truck from strangers? Here's a few I have gotten:

    One time I was loading my truck outside Home Depot and this guy parked nearby with a pretty nice Dodge fullsize. As he walked past me into the store he said "Hey, nice truck!" A few minutes later he walked back out of the store and said "Damn, I was so busy looking at your truck I forgot my list in my truck!" :D

    Then yesterday I got out of my Tacoma at work and this young kid that works with me (Flat bill hat sticking straight up, as always) said "I LIKE that truck! It looks like it's a beast in the snow!"
     
  2. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:05 AM
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    tacoma16

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    had some guy walk up to the passenger side window, knock, (i opened the windsow), and he just started saying how he loved my truck, well the tacoma in general i guess cuz mine was stock at the time
     
  3. Nov 11, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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    AeroCooper

    AeroCooper [OP] Half the strength of ten (microscopic men)

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    No one else? :confused:
     
  4. Nov 11, 2011 at 12:42 PM
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    stmpjmpr

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    I have had a few..most recent, my Daughters boyfriend said that when Im ready to sell he wants to buy it.
     
  5. Nov 11, 2011 at 12:42 PM
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    Cr250jumper

    Cr250jumper Señor member

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    I get people telling me they love my "lift kit" all the time :D
     
  6. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:24 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    Ive had at least 15 different people walk up to me and ask if i was selling/try to make an offer.

    A dude that owns a sky high diesel asked me if I wanted to trade


    and just I spotted a chick checking it out at a stoplight. In my mind she came up to me and propositioned me. (Basically the same thing, right?)
     
  7. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    tALOHAma

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    Ever since I got my Duratracs I've been getting lots of compliments on my truck. I think it's the blacked out windows all around that set it off though.
     
  8. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    macgyver

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    Sometimes when I'm walking up to my truck in a parking lot I hear "Damn that's sexy truck"...then I realize that was me. Then my girlfriend says "you're retarded" while she laughs and shakes her head.
     
  9. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    sean266

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    I've gotten multiple compliments on both the looks and the SWB :)
     
  10. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    4x4jeep

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  11. Nov 11, 2011 at 6:48 PM
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    Ryan07

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    All the time, I am one of those guys too though. Can't go wrong with a Tacoma.
     
  12. Nov 11, 2011 at 10:52 PM
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    had a kid come up to me at school in the parking lot and was like like you have a mean looking truck brotha lol
     
  13. Nov 11, 2011 at 10:56 PM
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    PLC721

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    All the time lol
     
  14. Nov 11, 2011 at 10:57 PM
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    darkgreentaco

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    X2.......especially on the Timberland Mica color.
     
  15. Nov 11, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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    No compliments for me :rolleyes:
     
  16. Nov 11, 2011 at 11:02 PM
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    Fuck I didn't know you got your 35's!!
     
  17. Nov 11, 2011 at 11:05 PM
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    Yaa buddy check the build.
     
  18. Nov 11, 2011 at 11:08 PM
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    batalion chief in anaheim asked if i was lifting my truck soon (it was muddy at the time)

    i said yes to his response come visit when its lifted :p woohoo
     
  19. Nov 13, 2011 at 4:27 PM
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    T A C O M A

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    I get compliments from people at work all the time on my truck even though its almost bone stock.....except for BHL and Wet oak seat covers
     
  20. Nov 13, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    lol. I tell most Tundra and Tacoma owners that I like their truck...... Told someone that today as I loaded a work bench into their Tundra.
     
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