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Discussion in 'Hawaii' started by happyb, Nov 12, 2010.

  1. Nov 12, 2010 at 9:33 AM
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    happyb

    happyb [OP] Well-Known Member

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    has anyone gotten their tailgate stolen or had someone try and steal it? i went out this past wednesday night and when i got home the next morning i noticed that someone had tried to steal it. who the heck would want to steal a tailgate with a dent in it.
     
  2. Nov 12, 2010 at 9:35 AM
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    jivewalker

    jivewalker me gusta pechos firmes

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    look up hose clamp mod. This adds a little securtiy. Also look up popnlock.
     
  3. Nov 12, 2010 at 3:17 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    wtf your the first person around here i heard of this happening too....i guess cause we have a boatload of tacos someone must be desperate enough to try and steal one...
     
  4. Nov 12, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    Ahshiet

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    been hearing about tacomas missing now days but not just the tailgate.
     
  5. Nov 12, 2010 at 7:09 PM
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    rbeezy

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    happens a lot in the Bay Area. dont matter the conditon of the tailgate, it will resell out here
     
  6. Nov 12, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    JWC

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    Crack heads will steal anything.
     
  7. Dec 21, 2010 at 12:02 PM
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    JC808

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    My buddy had his tailgate stolen from his brand new Tacoma 07 parking in Waianae. Apparently, you can remove a few bolts and the tailgate is yours. This is untrue for the newer versions with the cameras built into the tailgate. But, I wouldn't doubt that they (crack heads) will bite through the wiring.
     
  8. Dec 21, 2010 at 12:08 PM
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    TACOMA TRD

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    Yea...they sell them to third world countries.:D Glad they didnt get it. Did you do the hose clamp mod?
     
  9. Dec 21, 2010 at 12:28 PM
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    TacoDaTugBoat

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    THE NEWER TAILGATES COME RIGHT OFF NO TOOLS. WIRE FOR THE CAM UNPLUGS RIGHT AT THE END OF THE BED. IT'S A LITTLE TRICKY BUT EASY ENOUGH. CABLES UNHOOK FROM THE BOLT.
     
  10. Dec 21, 2010 at 7:28 PM
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    supataco

    supataco Shaq-enzy Falls

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    Invest a few bucks in that hose clamp mod. It took me losing 2 tailgates on my S10 to make me realize this is a MUST DO.
     
  11. Dec 21, 2010 at 8:40 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    Fkn crack heads and batu heads
     
  12. Dec 21, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    Ahshiet

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    That sucks gotta do mine even tho stay small kine bent lol
     
  13. Dec 21, 2010 at 9:20 PM
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    numbah57

    numbah57 BORN AND RAISED MAUI BOY

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    Ahahahahahahha...batu heads...hahahahahahah
     
  14. Dec 23, 2010 at 12:53 AM
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    nbt808

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    my uncles tailgate got stolen when he parked @ the kaahumanu mall. he get 1 red 09 tacoma
     
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