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Short or Long Bed?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by cjd141985, Jul 7, 2010.

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Short Bed or Long Bed?

Poll closed Sep 5, 2010.
  1. Short Bed

    55 vote(s)
    41.0%
  2. Long Bed

    79 vote(s)
    59.0%
  1. Jul 7, 2010 at 5:01 PM
    #1
    cjd141985

    cjd141985 [OP] Coonass

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    I have a 2009 Taco with the Long bed. I wasn't sure if I was going to like it when I first bought it last year, but I don't think I could do without the extra bed length and I also feel that it gives a little bit of a smoother ride....or maybe it’s just my imaginion.
     
  2. Jul 7, 2010 at 5:03 PM
    #2
    DeeKay21

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    I personally like the look of the short beds but thats just me. I dont haul to much stuff so thats why I went with a short bed. Still comes in super handy though!!!!:D
     
  3. Jul 7, 2010 at 5:16 PM
    #3
    Chris(NJ)

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    Sooo, this is just a poll to see what members have a short bed and which have long bed. (ie: most are only going to vote for what they have in these type of, "whats best" polls)
     
  4. Jul 7, 2010 at 5:19 PM
    #4
    1TUFFTRD

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    no bed... just cage it
     
  5. Jul 7, 2010 at 6:21 PM
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    04LTtacoma

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    Go long or go home!
     
  6. Jul 7, 2010 at 6:22 PM
    #6
    larryde09

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    If I wanted an unusable bed, I would have bought an SUV...long bed all the way! Although, the back seats are terrible, so that's certainly a limitation.
     
  7. Jul 7, 2010 at 6:35 PM
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    Vraptor

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    Long all day!
     
  8. Jul 7, 2010 at 6:59 PM
    #8
    BBiggs

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    Size doesn't matter, boys. It doesn't have to be that long. Just as long as you use it properly.

    Short!
     
  9. Jul 7, 2010 at 8:01 PM
    #9
    HondaGM

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    Short
     
  10. Jul 8, 2010 at 5:17 AM
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    Kelson

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    lol isn't this the 23123120543894712347 thread on this topic?
     
  11. Jul 8, 2010 at 5:26 AM
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    MikeTaco

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    I like my 6' bed...it comes in handy when making my deliveries. :burnrubber:
     
  12. Jul 8, 2010 at 6:53 AM
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    JasonY

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    Long bed. I'm a woodworker and transport 4x8 sheets regularly. I like that they only hang out the back a foot or so.
     
  13. Jul 8, 2010 at 7:10 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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  14. Jul 8, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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    DSully72

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    I gotta go with the short bed... Need space? buy a bed extender, but i think the shorts look tough...
     
  15. Jul 8, 2010 at 2:41 PM
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    paintdiddy

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  16. Jul 9, 2010 at 3:40 AM
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  17. Jul 9, 2010 at 3:48 AM
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    x4 double cab long bed!
     
  18. Jul 9, 2010 at 11:42 AM
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    Wattapunk

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    Just replaced some wooden fencing on one side of the house. Had about 200 6ft wooden pickets in the back of the truck, tailgate closed!! Who says size does not matter!
     
  19. Jul 9, 2010 at 5:55 PM
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    Wadester19

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    I love the look of the short bed...but don't get me wrong the long bed still looks good, can I have one of each??? :D
     
  20. Jul 9, 2010 at 9:22 PM
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    tacosupreme54

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    it just depends on how and what you're using your truck for. you really can't haul a whole lot in a tacoma whether it's a long or short bed just to be honest. if it's tacoma you're working out of and hauling stuff in everyday, sure, the long bed is more handy. but if you're just driving it as an everyday vehicle, the short bed is suitable, works just fine, and looks a little better to me. that's probably because i have one, but whatever. a tacoma isn't really a "work truck" so i will probably never haul anything too heavy or long in mine. i'll just use my f-350 long bed or just flip out the bed extender
     
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