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Sold my tacoma

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Duff Man, Apr 22, 2011.

  1. Apr 22, 2011 at 2:55 PM
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    Duff Man

    Duff Man [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Well, I finally got rid of the taco, just got tired of having constant problems with it. Traded it in for a 2007 Dodge Ram. Just wanted to say thanks to everyone who's helped me out on here in the past!
     
  2. Apr 22, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    Foihdzas

    Foihdzas VA7PTZ

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    That is too bad you have had so many problems with your Taco. GL with the dodge!
     
  3. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:01 PM
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    Gr8WhiteTaco

    Gr8WhiteTaco bishes love my haircut

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    Sorry you had problems with the taco... Sorry you had to settle for a Dodge though. :p
     
  4. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:03 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco TW's number one gear whore

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    that sucks man i know the feelin. it seems mine is always in the shop. i cant even lift it cause all my money goes to repairs. good luck with the new ride!
     
  5. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    97yota4wd

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    alot of metal, small engine, decent travel.
    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    shoulda got a first gen):
     
  6. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:08 PM
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    JLee

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    Man that sucks sorry to tell you that you haven't seen problems yet just wait that dodge will give you a lot more.

    ^ should of bought a 1st Gen
     
  7. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:08 PM
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    Blasphemous

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    What kind of issues were you seeing?
     
  8. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:10 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco TW's number one gear whore

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    my first gen has a ton of issues....maybe it was a friday at the factory 1st gen....
     
  9. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:15 PM
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    Duff Man

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    In the two years I had the taco, I had replace engine pulley bearings, 2 CV joints, all suspension bushings, 4 wheel studs, and when I traded it in, the front suspension popped and jolted the truck when I turned, I could hear metal clanking around in the tranny, and the back window leaked. I highly doubt I'll have that many problems again.
     
  10. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:18 PM
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    Yeah that's odd well good luck with the new rig
     
  11. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:22 PM
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    davestaco

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    I think rams are great lookin trucks....but the one my uncle had gave him so much grief with the tranny isk if its worth it
     
  12. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:28 PM
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    Jester243

    Jester243 mod status????

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    famous last words...
     
  13. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:30 PM
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    MOT

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    Don't let the door hit you on the way out!:eek:
     
  14. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:32 PM
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    96Taco

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    Seriously a dodge?! Why would you not get a Ford? Or go a step above and get a titan
     
  15. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:33 PM
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    :facepalm:
     
  16. Apr 22, 2011 at 3:36 PM
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    :ohsnap:
     
  17. Apr 22, 2011 at 4:59 PM
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    Capita

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    oh god good luck with the Dodge.
     
  18. Apr 22, 2011 at 5:05 PM
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    toyotatacomaTRD

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    Looking at your profile, your truck was hardly stock. Are you sure most of these problems were not self inflicted?
     
  19. Apr 22, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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    darkgreentaco

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    X2 ----if you need a bigger truck.
     
  20. Apr 22, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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    jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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    tint, dents, scratches, two blown speakers and trying to pay her off...
    congrats! i had a dodge and i hated it!!, you'll be soo happy now that. . . .wha. . . wait . . . you did what?!!!!
     
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