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The coolest thing about my truck i just discovered!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by A.D., Jan 26, 2009.

  1. Jan 26, 2009 at 2:48 PM
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    A.D.

    A.D. [OP] Desert Riding Ninja

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    So yeah, most of you are gonna laugh at this, but i just discovered that the steering wheel telescopes!! I always knew it adjusted up and down, and have always thought it was too far away, so today after adjusting it up from where the old lady put it, i decided to pull on it, and presto, the thing came out a couple of inches!! Problem solved. Its funny, i just never thought to check to see if it was telescoping!! Yeah, feel free to laugh now, and for those of you not laughing, yeah, it got you to didn't it, lol.
     
  2. Jan 26, 2009 at 3:01 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    Yea, I remember a thread like this a while back. There is a small lever under the steering column, coverd in plastic from the factory. If the wheel moved when you pulled on it, the lever probably is a little loose. Push it up to lock the wheel in place.
     
  3. Jan 26, 2009 at 3:11 PM
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    Joe B

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    I didn't even know it telescopes.:eek:
     
  4. Jan 26, 2009 at 3:14 PM
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    Dustin03

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    Even with the telescoping, the wheel is too far away.

    Just one more reason I won't be trading in my 2003 for a 2nd Gen.
     
  5. Jan 26, 2009 at 4:01 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    really? well im an idiot too then! lol. imma test it asap
     
  6. Jan 26, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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    squad314

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    Its cool finding out new stuff about your truck....The day I found the little pockets at the bottom of the rear seatbacks (made to hold your seatbelt buckle when the seat is folded forward),I was so pleased that I had to share.

    Glad your truck fits better now.
     
  7. Jan 26, 2009 at 4:20 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Another thing i didn't know!:eek: Geez. Imma start a new thread!:D
     
  8. Jan 26, 2009 at 6:34 PM
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    I was adjusting it cuz the old lady lowered the wheel so she could drive, so i already had the lever actuated, but i just decided to pull outwards this time, so it wasn't loose, but thanks for looking out dude, would have sucked if i was driving and it was loose.
     
  9. Jan 26, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    dougmays

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    does the 07 steering wheel telescope to??
     
  10. Jan 26, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    Yes


    No it isn't. Opinions are like what?
     
  11. Jan 26, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    rick

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    yes
     
  12. Jan 26, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    Snyperx

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    Thought I better ask. How about the 2005's, do they telescope?
     
  13. Jan 26, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    The coolest thing about my truck is that I can run stuff over... debris in the road, rocks, garbage cans, Geo Metros, etc.
     
  14. Jan 26, 2009 at 7:57 PM
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    ^Great name. And I agree, but you haven't lived until you've rolled over a Prius. The smell, you know that gasoline smell... Smelled like... victory.
     
  15. Jan 27, 2009 at 4:22 AM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    dude...you must be pretty short or something....sorry no offense i'm pretty short too...my friends like 5'0 even and she can drive my truck...the steering wheel comes pretty far out...
     
  16. Jan 27, 2009 at 4:43 AM
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    WNYTACOMA

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    Too far away? What do you have, dinasaur arms?
     
  17. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:00 AM
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    duckcmdr

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    if its to far away the seat will slide forward :D
     
  18. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:03 AM
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    ...Assholes...

    oh... you left that out on purpose... :laugh:
     
  19. Jan 27, 2009 at 6:37 AM
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    Snyperx

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    Thought I would respond to to my own post.

    Yes, Snyperx the 2005's telescope.:D
     
  20. Jan 27, 2009 at 7:10 AM
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    :rofl:

    (I like to quote myself too... :D)
     
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