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Thinking about trading my 05 Tacoma for a 09.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by genxer36, Oct 22, 2008.

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Which Tacoma? Keep the 2005 or get the 2009

  1. Go with the 2009 Tacoma

    56.5%
  2. Stay with the 2005 Tacoma

    43.5%
  1. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:46 PM
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    genxer36

    genxer36 [OP] Lord of Tomfoolery

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    I'm on the fence. Do I move to a new truck or keep mine. I have 97,500 miles on my 05. I wanted to hear opinions.

    I may switch from a 05 4x2 DC to a 09 4x2 DC.

    Thanks for everyones help!
     
  2. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:50 PM
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    WoadWunner

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    If you go with the TRD, then you get a backup camera :):):)
     
  3. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:50 PM
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    Khaos

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    If you switch, keep those Enekies! I love your wheels.

    If you can afford it, go for it. Who doesn't want a new truck? I finally hit 32K miles on my '05 this afternoon, lol.
     
  4. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:51 PM
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    TacoCo

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    Hmmm, I say go with the 4x2 DC :D
     
  5. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:51 PM
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    genxer36

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    Thanks.
    TRD is a bit pricey for a street truck. But a backup camera would be nice for hooking up my boat.
     
  6. Oct 22, 2008 at 3:58 PM
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    genxer36

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    Oh part of the deal will be keeping the wheels. I told them that. I'm using carsdirect to find me a deal.

    Man I wish I had 32k on my truck.
     
  7. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:15 PM
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  8. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:17 PM
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    I'd do it but I don't keep vehicles for more than 3 years. This one MIGHT be different but that remains to be seen.
     
  9. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:23 PM
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  10. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:31 PM
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    SHunter080703

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    Do you own the 2005 outright?
     
  11. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:32 PM
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    I owe about $8300
     
  12. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:37 PM
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    Maybe go for the TRD Sport if you're planning on keeping it on the street?
     
  13. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:42 PM
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    ELmx479

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    I'd wait until it's paid off, drive it for one year with no payments.
     
  14. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:44 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    hell.....if you can afford it, trade for an 09!! they got some pretty sweet new colors!!
     
  15. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:46 PM
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    genxer36

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    By the time it is paid off, I estimate I will have about 160k miles on it.
     
  16. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:49 PM
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    If you could choose. What color would you pick?
     
  17. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:51 PM
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    Whats wrong with that? Shouldn't have a problem putting 200K on it. You can be sure you got your money's worth also.
     
  18. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:52 PM
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    Magnetic grey!
     
  19. Oct 22, 2008 at 4:54 PM
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    Either way you got a good truck. I say the 09 just to keep it new
     
  20. Oct 22, 2008 at 5:09 PM
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    tacoskim

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    be advised your gonna get a different differential. i personally like the 05-08 lsd better compared to the new 09 lsd
     
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