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TW Putting me in poor house

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Rellik01, Dec 19, 2011.

  1. Dec 19, 2011 at 6:26 AM
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    Rellik01

    Rellik01 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Bull Guard powder coated white, chrome aftermarket tail lights,Led interior lights, Factory roof rack, Bug deflector, Factory tow package, Garmin GPS, Viper 5901 alarm with auto start, Weather tech window wind deflectors, , 3" Tube steps powder coated white, CB Radio, Radio Scanner.
    Title says it all:)
     
  2. Dec 19, 2011 at 6:28 AM
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    97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    alot of metal, small engine, decent travel.
    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    I didnt get in the poor house, i AM the poor house now.
     
  3. Dec 19, 2011 at 7:48 AM
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    TacomaPrime

    TacomaPrime Cybertronian Tacoma

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    When I bought my truck I told my wife, I wouldn't need to mod it because it already had everything on it that I wanted.

    Then she asked me to buy some side steps. Within the first week of ownership i had bought a tonneau cover, vent visors, and the side steps. LOL.
     
  4. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:01 AM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free 1983 - 2015... It was a good run

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    I think Bob gets a cut of any Tacoma parts and accessories bought/sold in the US and Canada, then made TW world as a brilliant method of indirect advertising... :rolleyes:
     
  5. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:03 AM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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    yeah I stopped modding the year I bought my house. But that year's over so I started back up again :D
     
  6. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:12 AM
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    aficianado

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    back to bone stock.
    i've been kicking butt with self control..since the economy downturn. lesson learned.

    zero credit, zero problems.....
     
  7. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:16 AM
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    Faryota

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    Seems it never ends...I am always looing at the next mod!!!
     
  8. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:20 AM
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    D13

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    Moving all the time
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    Agreed, good thing i'm almost done with what i had planned!



    its the unplanned mods that worry me
     
  9. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:29 AM
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    TacomaBuzz

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    When I first got my truck, I swore I would keep it bone stock. so much for that..........
     
  10. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:30 AM
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    TacomaPrime

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    lol, same here. I don't mod unless I can pay cash for it.
     
  11. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:31 AM
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    97yota4wd

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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    my truck has evolved to stock, to beat up fenderless/bumperless POS, to beautiful, to rolled, and now on to long travel.

    lots of money lol
     
  12. Dec 19, 2011 at 8:41 AM
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    Rellik01

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    It seems everytime I get the Tacoma itch, I gotta scratch it.
     
  13. Dec 19, 2011 at 10:52 AM
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    thinkingman

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    Foglights are for fog, not oncoming traffic!
    Good strategy.
    When I want to criticize an over-accessorized car, I stop myself and thank them for supporting the economy.
     
  14. Dec 20, 2011 at 2:00 AM
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    Rellik01

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    Thats why I worked hard my whole life...........Because I like nice things.
     
  15. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:25 AM
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    X2 on that
     
  16. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:36 AM
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    this year i bought a new house, a new Suburban for the wife AND the tacoma (for me :D)

    the only mods i've been able to afford are new tires and a bug deflector! lol.
     
  17. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:42 AM
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    Krazie Sj

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    Wait till it ruins your marriage.
     
  18. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:49 AM
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    sytfu510

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    ditto. :cool:
     
  19. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    i can't stop buying stuff!
     
  20. Dec 20, 2011 at 7:07 PM
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    MonkeyProof

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    it's only going to get worse
     
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