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Tool kit?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by cornwall325, Sep 8, 2009.

  1. Sep 8, 2009 at 4:32 PM
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    cornwall325

    cornwall325 [OP] Toyota newbie...

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    I was just wondering what everyone thinks of the tool kit that comes with the 05+ Tacomas that's located under the seat? In my personal opinion I think that it's an okay design but it's not built sturdy enough to last very long. There wouldn't happen to be any sort of TSB out for this would there?

    If someone were to come up with a beefier designed spare tire tool kit I would definitely buy it. After only using mine a couple times it seems to me that the setup is flimsy and that the wingnuts don't do a good job at all of holding the pieces together well. I was just wanting the input from you all about this tool kit.
     
  2. Sep 8, 2009 at 4:50 PM
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    JKD

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    Works fine.
     
  3. Sep 8, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    cornwall325

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    I know the kit works okay it's just that I don't think it's made very sturdy and that when you tighten the wingnuts up they don't do a good job of holding the pieces together very well. Does anyone else agree to this?
     
  4. Sep 8, 2009 at 4:54 PM
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    Kyouto42

    Kyouto42 Iron Beard

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    Get a tool box, hi-lift jack, ect....
     
  5. Sep 8, 2009 at 5:00 PM
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    AlexForbesR6

    AlexForbesR6 My R6 Eats Me

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    tool kit....what tool kit?...you got a tool kit?.....a real tool kit?......damn....
     
  7. Sep 8, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    cornwall325

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    Has anyone came up with a beefier solution that mimicks that of the OEM tool kit setup?
     
  8. Sep 8, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    i hate it. but it's better than something that'll come with a chevy or something...so it's not too bad...
     
  9. Sep 8, 2009 at 5:14 PM
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    jtav2002

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  10. Sep 8, 2009 at 5:28 PM
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    cornwall325

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    Seatbelt chime turned off, Toyota bedmat, Wet Okoles, stock other than that.
    I know a person probably won't ever have to use it much but I mean with such a great truck this would be the last thing on the truck that I would think would be made cheap.
     
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