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TW cost me a fortune

Discussion in 'New Members' started by Rellik01, Nov 27, 2011.

  1. Nov 27, 2011 at 7:49 AM
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    Rellik01

    Rellik01 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Everytime I see a new mod I want to do it. This website cost me a fortune.:)
     
  2. Nov 27, 2011 at 7:52 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    Yeah...That's pretty much how it goes....
     
  3. Nov 27, 2011 at 7:55 AM
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    mcdowell

    mcdowell My name is Mudd

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    I know the feeling
     
  4. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:03 AM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    Full custom stereo, onboard air compressor, train horns, spacer lift, 30" tires, optima yellow top, rear slider window & tailgate anti-theft mod, pop & lock, class 3 tow hitch, lights in bed, Ultra Gauge, Weather Tech mats, yellow fog lights, camper top, air lift rear airbags, rear diff breather mod, soon to be more...
    This thread is funny +:worthless:
     
  5. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:05 AM
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    acdronin

    acdronin Well-Known Member

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    You noticed, it's worse than crack because it doesn't feel like a bad habit
     
  6. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:12 AM
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    Tacoma Mike

    Tacoma Mike 42 Year Toyota Master/ASE Master Tech.

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    Start wearing one of those wide red rubber bands on your wrist.
    Every time you think of doing a mod, just haul back on the band about 10 inches and let it go. I guarantee you'll slow down a little.

    :goingcrazy:
     
  7. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:12 AM
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    Chicago Dan

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    I've been riding motorcycles since 1964, and any biker will tell you that "H-D" doesn't really stand for "Harley-Davidson", it stands for "Hundreds of Dollars", which is what you spend every time you go to a dealer.

    I'm finding out that Tacoma World is costing me $$ for my new Tacoma, but I love it.
     
  8. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:15 AM
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    babytruck

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

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    You guys have no control, I'm tellin' ya.

    I do.

    All I have to do is look into my empty purse and that controls me.
     
  9. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:20 AM
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    worthywads

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    Opposite here, this site has saved me money.

    I do all maintenance myself with help from here.

    I haven't found my I4 stick needing in any way. :eek:
     
  10. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:23 AM
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    awsumdc

    awsumdc Well-Known Member Vendor

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    I don't know what you guys are talking about.......:facepalm:

    Actually...my wife has threatened to put me into rehab:(
     
  11. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:23 AM
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    Tacoma Mike

    Tacoma Mike 42 Year Toyota Master/ASE Master Tech.

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    It might not have cash in it but i bet you can find just about anything in the bottom of one of them. "Honey, you still have that 14mm wrench in there ??"
     
  12. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:23 AM
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    TacoDawgfan

    TacoDawgfan Hunker Down You Hairy Dawg!

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    Yeah I was gonna say it's all in perspective. TW gives you the want's but you probably want them anyway yet helps you to find the cheapest way/place to do it. ;)
     
  13. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:25 AM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    No mud flaps, plasti dipped emblems, and rear bumper, Weather tech digital fit, Bed mat from tractor supply. Pioneer 4400BH head unit. B.A.M.F bed rail tie downs. AVS vent visors.
    i just keep adding stuff the a list. lol.

    and i thought i was going to need to go to rehab the other night when TW was down. i was not on for a day and half than go to get on and it was down. stupid server.
     
  14. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:39 AM
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    babytruck

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

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    Well to be honest, I did have a thing of carb cleaner, fuel inj cleaner and a wrench at one point. My friends were laughing at me because I had to pull them out one by one to get my brush.
     
  15. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:43 AM
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    Tacoma Mike

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    :thumbsup:
     
  16. Nov 27, 2011 at 8:45 AM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    :rofl::rofl: please tell me you did this in front of a bunch of guys out eating! lol.
     
  17. Nov 27, 2011 at 9:00 AM
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    babytruck

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

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    It was at work in the break room. There were all kinds of people there. I put my purse on the table and was looking for my brush. I started to pull the chemicals out and put them on the table. They were all staring at me. When I pulled out the wrench it made a clunk sound as I placed it down and everyone started laughing. :(
     
  18. Nov 27, 2011 at 9:02 AM
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    acdronin

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    LOL! Well, it's hard to find a purse that matches my Carhart work pants!:eek:
     
  19. Nov 27, 2011 at 1:18 PM
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    4Wheelin4Banger

    4Wheelin4Banger Longtime Toyman

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    Caution beware of the Mod Bug.
    It's bite will have a serious impact on your wallet.
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  20. Nov 27, 2011 at 1:21 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    :rofl:
     
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