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Tell me I'm not crazy

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by John BIG, Nov 11, 2011.

  1. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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    John BIG

    John BIG [OP] neophyte

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    Folks, my wife said I'm crazy about my Taco. I just got it morethan a month ago and I started customizing it taking much of my time and money ofcourse. Now, tell me am I crazy or there are a lot of crazy here just like me. I'm new in this forum BTW......:D:eek:
     
  2. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 Write your love, Then your anger.

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    Your among many others who have the modbug :) Believe that. Some guy on here dropped 50 some thousand dollars on a SAS. Yah thats crazy.
     
  3. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    Blackshirts

    Blackshirts Well-Known Member

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  4. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    JimBeam

    JimBeam BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Moderator

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    who did that?
     
  5. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Full custom stereo, onboard air compressor, train horns, spacer lift, 30" tires, optima yellow top, rear slider window & tailgate anti-theft mod, pop & lock, class 3 tow hitch, lights in bed, Ultra Gauge, Weather Tech mats, yellow fog lights, camper top, air lift rear airbags, rear diff breather mod, soon to be more...
    That Demelo offroad Tacoma has 60K in mods easy.
     
  6. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 Write your love, Then your anger.

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    I dont know i remember some guy on here posting a build that was ridiculous. Of course he probably did more then just a SAS but i remember that being the basis of his build. I think he did frame reinforcement and lockers and pretty much everything lol.
     
  7. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    OffroadToy

    OffroadToy This ain't Dodge City, and you ain't Bill Hickok

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    snugtop, piaa, weathertech, westin, oem bed mat, trd seat covers, avs inchannel vent visors, 2" suspension lift, front diff drop, rear differential breather extension, oil filter drain hose, a/c drain hose extention & reroute, front window tint, cat theft protection plate, tailgate clamp mod, xpel headlight/foglight protecters, oem block heater, bfg 265/75R/16 a/t k/o's, cabin air rodent protection screen, rcbs illuminated 4X4 switch mod
    Sorry, but you are crazy. Admitting that you have a problem is the first step to getting better. It's good that you took the initiative to come on here to be with others that share the same sickness... now follow the mods page to a full and happy recovery!
     
  8. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    Surferdude

    Surferdude Erich

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    ProEFX Tonneau cover, Coverking seat covers, Weathertech front floor liners, Coverking Cab Cover, Westin nerfs, in transit...
    Women, can't live with em....

    Hah, my wife's quote today upon seeing another box on the porch (WT floor mats!) was something like: "you've spent $3,000 on that thing since you bought it..."

    Well not quite. Got it last week and have done:
    Tonneau tri-fold, nice.
    CK seat covers, love em.
    Plasti sprayed the chrome...more to come
    Weathertech floor mats for front- going in truck tomorrow
    Cab cover for snow and such- still waiting on that sucker...dang, I told her I was done buying stuff too, doh. :D

    So yeah, you're as crazy as all of the folks here apparently.
     
  9. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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    JimBeam

    JimBeam BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Moderator

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    If youre talking about Demello, that truck has WAY more than just a SAC and it's not really fair to say he spent $50K on just the axle conversion
     
  10. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    This is a 100K truck
    [​IMG]
     
  11. Nov 11, 2011 at 4:54 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    [​IMG]

    Just explain to your wife everyone on this website said it's ok to spend couple thousand more in mods......
     
  12. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:02 PM
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    dayNnite4

    dayNnite4 We can't stop here, this is bat country.

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    case of the mod bug man. i bought my truck about 3 months ago and have spent about $3k in extra goodies.. not done yet =/
     
  13. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:16 PM
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    John BIG

    John BIG [OP] neophyte

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    Thanks guys! It helps a lot knowing I'm not alone. I already spent morethan 2 gran in just a month time. But the best thing is I REALLY ENJOY IT! My problem now is, wifey said it's alright with her as long as I will customize hers also (Armada 08). Now, it's getting way more expensive!!!!!!:rolleyes:
     
  14. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:18 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    nj and not from "the jersey shore"
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    Mjp2 is close to a $100k truck if not more
     
  15. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:21 PM
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    MrGuitarguy

    MrGuitarguy Well-Known Member

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    Tell her youll do it if she gets a 4 runner or Fj :D
     
  16. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:21 PM
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    JimBeam

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    yeah but his sits on jackstands 95% of the time
     
  17. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:27 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    This is true :D
     
  18. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:30 PM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    :crazy: You're crazy! Welcome to TW!! You'll do just fine in here.
     
  19. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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    04LTtacoma

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    Welcome to TW! No, your not crazy.
     
  20. Nov 11, 2011 at 5:38 PM
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    Tigahshark

    Tigahshark Senior NEWBIE

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    Wait a minute................people dont do those things? :D you fit in!
     
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