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Still Driving My 1985 Pickup

Discussion in 'New Members' started by ekins, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. ekins

    ekins [OP] Member

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    I'm still driving my 1985 Toyota Pick-up. I'm finally giving into my wives pleas and have decided to buy another truck. Truthfully, it is getting to look a little rough. I'm here to learn more and help with my decision of what to get.

    -Brian
     
  2. David Tarantino

    David Tarantino Well-Known Member

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    Welcome and we need pics :)
     
  3. 97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    welcome to tw from AZ! what are you looking to get?
     
  4. chaz834

    chaz834 Tacoma 4 Life.

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    N8iV Warrior Well-Known Member

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    Dont feel so bad I have a 1987 toyota pickup with 312,236 miles on it 4 cylinder turbo with 33" bfg k/m 2 s and i love my old truck also got me a new one though. :D
     
  6. himmie

    himmie Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to TW!

    Yes, we need to see some photos of this '85 pick-up.
     
  7. Dark Knight

    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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    :wave: need pics of the 85!!
     
  8. achirdo

    achirdo First Class White Trash

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    photos required :D
     
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    Welcome aboard! :wave:
     
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  11. ekins

    ekins [OP] Member

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    Thanks for the warm welcome.

    I'll see what I can do about posting a picture or two. The truck has definitely seen better days, but it still keeps on going.
     
  12. Dark Knight

    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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    TacoRun Subd for later..

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    Welcome to TW!
    Your truck is as old as me.
     
  14. Sandhopper

    Sandhopper Well-Known Member

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    I miss my 85'... It was my first truck. Reg cab 4wd 5spd SR5. Lots of good memories in that truck. Never had too have it pulled out of any situation, and I was not kind or easy on it.:D

    Damn this was a long time ago... LMAO... Both are gone now...

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    snoozeworm taco king

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    fastguy95 He bowls overhand

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    lol! Yes, X2 on how many wives you have. Welcome to TW, and pics of said 85 would be awesome!
     
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