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Thinking of selling my Tacoma to get this..

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by lionhunter93, Jun 18, 2012.

  1. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What do you guys think i should do?

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  2. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    Do you need a full size?
     
  3. spares

    spares Canadian Bacon

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    Id do it if the deal was right, those tundras are ballin
     
  4. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ya i kind of need more pulling and my brother has a tacoma that we could use also
     
  5. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    Then get it. Remember that you will also get the full size MPGs.
     
  6. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Im still gonna take the tundra to the mountains and 4 wheel it also
     
  7. babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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    Then what is stopping you?
     
  8. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ya i know its averaging 12-13 miles highway and city combined which is only 2 less mpgs then im getting on mine
     
  9. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    THE tacoma was my first truck and it has sentimental value to me haha jk but I love that Tundra
     
  10. whippersnapper02

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    Hurry up and buy!
     
  11. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    What kind of lift is on it?
     
  12. RadSurfTaco

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    If you're going to use it, do it...if I needed the full size I would do it but I don't so Tacoma all the way.
     
  13. Enzo

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    I've been considering going that route myself. Im not worried about gas mileage because it's not my DD. OP I say go for it.
     
  14. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    IT has a BDS lift on it 6"
     
  15. rleeharris

    rleeharris "Old Timer," compliments of 11Taco2.7

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    Uh, for you guys considering the leap to a Tundra, the gas mileage--even lifted--is not that far off a lifted V6 Tacoma. The 5.7L is efficient... On the highway I avg 18-20; in town, 14. Not bad considering my Tundra is loaded down.

    Do it!
     
  16. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    I don't know if I'd necessarily want a truck with a 6" lift for heavy hauling but that's your call. Personal opinion but I wouldn't go with a Tundra if I went to a full sized, they are tanks and that one is expecially sharp looking, just not my first choice :anonymous:
     
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    F150?:D
     
  18. lionhunter93

    lionhunter93 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'll just be pulling our boat ocassionaly, and hauling hay ion a tongue tie trailer and for the really heavy loads I could borrow my dads duramax. This truck even has air bags in the back, the running boards that drop down when you open the door. its fully loaded
     
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    I had a Titan before my Tacoma and I will never have a full size truck as my daily driver again. It is such a hassle trying to park it and get in and out of it. Of course I am short which makes it harder. They are great when you are using them for "truck" work but hard to live with day in and day out. The Tacoma is much easier to manager.
     
  20. babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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    Again I ask: What is stopping you? You seem to be trying to talk US into it!
     
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