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Recall 3rd times a Charm????

Discussion in 'New Members' started by HomerTaco, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. Mar 29, 2010 at 10:24 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    [​IMG]
    Here's the new Truck!
    I'm now on my 3rd Toyota due to the Frame rust Recall issue.:(
    Thanks to all of you who post this fantastic Taco info!
    I'm off for a week & cant wait to try some of the Mod's I've read about.
    I've already de-baged & re-baged with TRD emblems from ebay
    Replaced the stock shift knob w/ a TRD knob
    tore out the stock speakers & replaced w/ Pioneer
    Ordered URD short throw shifter (thx Gadget!)
    Much more to come!
    Thanks Again!:bowdown:
     
  2. Mar 29, 2010 at 10:27 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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  3. Mar 29, 2010 at 10:31 AM
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    NAAC3TACO

    NAAC3TACO Just east of crazy

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  4. Mar 29, 2010 at 11:43 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    Here's the recalled truck... with 173K on it she still looked great!:pout:
     
  5. Mar 29, 2010 at 11:47 AM
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  6. Mar 29, 2010 at 11:47 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    Thanks!
     
  7. Mar 29, 2010 at 11:51 AM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    Good looking truck man! Good luck with the modding. If I may suggest if you haven't already tint your front windows! Looks great on black trucks.:cool:
     
  8. Mar 29, 2010 at 11:57 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    You read my mind Brother!
    Looking around right now online for a place in my area that does it. What's a good price for both front windows?
    Thanks!:D
     
  9. Mar 29, 2010 at 12:13 PM
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    numbah57

    numbah57 GIVE THE MALL A BREAK...WHEEL THAT SHIT

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  10. Mar 29, 2010 at 2:38 PM
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    welcome! my 2000 tacoma was recalled last year. youve had 2 thats been recalled due to rust?
     
  11. Mar 29, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    curtis

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    Do they contact you about the recalls? i have a 2000 tacoma prerunner... Is there a recall on that?
     
  12. Mar 29, 2010 at 5:21 PM
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    1TUFFTRD

    1TUFFTRD WTF

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  13. Mar 29, 2010 at 6:18 PM
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    i had gotten a letter in the mail regarding mine. i took it 2 yrs ago and it passed. then brought it in for a service 4 months ago and said they tested it and it failed. im sure you can bring it in to a dealer and they'll test it for you if you have any concerns.
     
  14. Mar 29, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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  15. Mar 30, 2010 at 6:22 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    The recall was for Frame rust on 95-01 Tacomas - That includes all models. There's a TON of info on this site about it. Toyota bought back my ride for $11,970.00
    It was 11 years old & had over 173K on it (but it still looked good:cool:)
    I actually found this forum when I was researching the issue a few weeks back.
     
  16. Mar 30, 2010 at 11:09 AM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    Well before I got my windows tinted they were see through all the way around, and I had to get mine done all the way around. Mine was $160 all the way around and $10 for the strip on the front. I believe I got screwed because some friends of mine made some sacrifices and drove the extra time to get their's done for only $100! You'll just have to look around where you live, and call places, and be willing to sacrifice the extra mileage to get it cheaper. Wish I would have! :( But for you I would say that I would like in the ball park for around 60-85 dollars, shouldn't be too terribly bad. Just call a lot of places and get prices. I called around like 5 places and went with the closest people, just be ready to make a sacrifice if you have to!:cool:
     
  17. Mar 30, 2010 at 2:19 PM
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    Well.... I did some phone research & looks like I can get the 2 fronts done for $25 each at a few places here in Philly. I really appreciate the heads up on the pricing though!
    THANKS!
     
  18. Mar 30, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    Pope953

    Pope953 That's a fact Jack!

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    No problem at all man!! :D
     
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