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The NOOB ASK Questions Thread!!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by billas333, May 5, 2010.

  1. May 5, 2010 at 6:38 PM
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    billas333

    billas333 [OP] They Still Love To Hate Me! - T.O.

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    So since there are a lot of reposts of the same question because people simply fail to search the forum, aka NOOBS to the site, I thought this thread could try to take the place of excessive similar posts.

    So here it goes:

    If you got a question in general about anything on your tacoma ask it here. If I can answer it I will if not I am sure another member with knowledge will chime in.

    Hopefully someone will make this a sticky and it will be at the top of the list.
     
  2. May 5, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    tim920

    tim920 Never seen Forest Gump

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    Why did you make 2 threads?:rolleyes:

    Maybe you can also add "no flame zone?"
     
  3. May 5, 2010 at 6:42 PM
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    tacomabuddha

    tacomabuddha BUDDHApower

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    Hi I have a question for you...will the 05+ trd bilstein shocks fit the older trd tacoma trucks? :confused: thanks
     
  4. May 5, 2010 at 6:43 PM
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    tacomakid96

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    Great idea Joel, this will help alot of guys and gals out.
     
  5. May 5, 2010 at 6:47 PM
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    billas333

    billas333 [OP] They Still Love To Hate Me! - T.O.

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    No clue LOL next member?
     
  6. May 5, 2010 at 6:56 PM
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    billas333

    billas333 [OP] They Still Love To Hate Me! - T.O.

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    I made two because my pinky slipped and hit enter haha sorry tried to delete it but it wont let me
     
  7. May 5, 2010 at 6:57 PM
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    1337Taco

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    2nd gen only? Or shouldn't this be in the Toyota truck/ suv sub forum :p
     
  8. May 5, 2010 at 6:58 PM
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    jackwithcorona

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    Awesome idea... please no negative comments
     
  9. May 5, 2010 at 6:58 PM
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    mws4ua

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    Will these [fill in the blank] look good on / fit my truck?
     
  10. May 5, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    Deer turds, Yes :)
     
  11. May 5, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    mws4ua I'll try being nicer if you try being smarter.

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    Yeah.. sorry... that was a jackass comment on my part. I'll cut it out and only answer questions as I can.
     
  12. May 5, 2010 at 7:11 PM
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    first official stupid question... How do I know if my 2010 came from the factory with the rear TSB taken care of, or do I need to go to the dealer and look like an idiot to figure it out? (I figured it was better to look like an idiot anonomously than in person)
     
  13. May 5, 2010 at 7:14 PM
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    No, they will not.
     
  14. May 5, 2010 at 7:14 PM
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    Counting the number of leaf springs. There should be 4 total pieces if you have it, if not there will be 3
     
  15. May 5, 2010 at 7:15 PM
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    Look under the back of the truck. If you have 4 springs total (3 + 1 overload) you have the TSB. If you have 3 springs total (2 + 1 overload), then you do not have the TSB.
     
  16. May 5, 2010 at 7:15 PM
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    can i put d-rings on my hood?also can i do a satoshi on my tailgate?
     
  17. May 5, 2010 at 7:16 PM
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    I see absolutely no reason why you could not install d-rings on your hood.
     
  18. May 5, 2010 at 7:17 PM
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    d-rings yes It adds a cool hotrod look to the truck, satoshi on the tailgate you will have to ask toyota about:p
     
  19. May 5, 2010 at 7:17 PM
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    Thanks for the leaf spring info... and I want to see the satoshi tailgate, do you just mount it 2 feet inside the bed of the truck??? hahahaha
     
  20. May 5, 2010 at 7:19 PM
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    but then you cover the former tailgate position with one of the those tailgate nets. It's like the mesh for the grille.
     
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