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Should I trade this for a new Tacoma???

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by FloridaFeMan, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    FloridaFeMan

    FloridaFeMan [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I was a former 2009 DC Sport Pyrite Mica Prerunner owner who just never could learn to appreciate the Pyrite color. I really wanted Silver Streak Mica but settled for Pyrite because of the deal. I in turn traded it for this:

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    I now have an opportunity to get a 2011 Silver DC Sport Prerunner and by doing so will lower my car payment, insurance costs, and improve fuel economy without having to put a single cent out of my pocket to make it happen.

    I know it's stupid to post this on a Tacoma forum but I'd still like to hear what others says.
     
  2. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    jjw1

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    DO IT DO IT DO IT!!! I havent seen but a few Hummer H3T's around
     
  3. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    NelsonTacoma

    NelsonTacoma This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

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    Those things are pieces of junk. I worked at a Hummer/Buick/Isuzu dealer and hated working on those H3's. There's a reason GM scrapped Hummer..... Too small windows, no power, poor fuel economy, I could go on forever. How many Hummers have you seen last past 200k?

    Tacoma FTW!!!!!!
     
  4. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    Khaos

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    Go for the Tacoma, you'll be glad you did.
     
  5. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    NWtacoma

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    yes.

    tacoma is much better.
     
  6. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:29 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    Sounds like ur ready for a new taco but just get a 4x4 from the get go
     
  7. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    TTGuy711

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    Just got it, so none yet.
    Do it. My friend just bought a used Hummer truck and it honestly looks better in person, but still not my taste. Plus, like you said, you're on a Tacoma forum lol
     
  8. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    bridgcat

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    Get rid of the hummer and get the Tacoma you want. But...think about if you want a 4x4 or a prerunner. I got my first taco in 2007 and got the Prerunner and hated it because I wanted a 4x4. I traded it in and finally got the truck I want. Think it through before pulling the trigger. But def get rid of the hummer and get another Taco! I'm sure you will hear the same thing from everyone on TW!
     
  9. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    01tacoprerunner

    01tacoprerunner Lifted 'n Locked 4WD Prerunner

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    Tacoma would be so much better.
     
  10. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    sixdoubleseven

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    Do it, but personally, I think Pyrite is the best color (note I have silver).
     
  11. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    did you post the same question on a hummer forum? if so i wanna see the replies!
     
  12. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:34 PM
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    ozark705

    ozark705 "f*#@ it, dude. let's go bowling"

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    x2 on going for a 4x4 vs. the prerunner. i have a 1st gen, but it took me a little over 5 months to find "the truck." there were some pretty sweet prerunners (little less $$$), but i waited for 4WD and so glad I waited. i will say this about the H3T, i actually like the look...but compared to a Taco, it's a no brainer...T A C O~
     
  13. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:36 PM
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    steviestyles

    steviestyles The "Search" tab is your friend!!

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    I remember you from way back....didn't you have a Ridgeline before yor Tacoma before you Hummer? You shure go through cars like people go through underwear. How do you ever get a car paid off, or do you lease?
     
  14. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    x2 on the Pyrite...but it's the second best! MGM...but I'm biased! :bananadance:
     
  15. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    The1youluv2hate

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    He keeps trading them in
     
  16. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:41 PM
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    Perpetual payments , living the American dream :)
     
  17. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

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    All of this PLUS lents had one.
     
  18. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:45 PM
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    that hummer is dope, but you would be way better off with a tacoma but i wouldnt trade it for a prerunner, get the 4x4. gas and payments will be much better
     
  19. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    Hunter500ky

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    Sorry to ask this but I'm a noob,

    When you trade in a newer car dont you usually go upside down on it?

    Or how does that work? I have seen a lot of threads on people trading in there truck for a newer one and there truck was like a 06-09 model...
     
  20. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:54 PM
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    1st nice H3, If your thinking of doing it then do what you want and lowering your costs is a +. Dont know if you need a 4X4 but its good to have.
     
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