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Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by AKGSD, Aug 13, 2019.

  1. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:26 AM
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    Taco Tuesday Morning

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    Why would you put a plastic rear bumper on a pickup truck?
     
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  2. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:28 AM
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    While correct, it’s also a half truth. It’s “you don’t buy a truck for it’s wheel well geo, HOWEVER, you DONT buy a truck BECAUSE it has GROSE AF wheel well geo.” So it’s an issue of do and don’t. I obviously don’t, because I didn’t.
     
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  3. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:28 AM
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    stun gun

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    Wheel well. Fender well. You get the idea.
     
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  4. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:29 AM
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    broke_down

    broke_down highly opinionated with little experience

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    And then when he/her starts to answer, interrupt them and stay its because they are idiots.
     
  5. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:29 AM
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    Well, that explains the 1st gen step-sides.
     
  6. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:30 AM
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    This. It needs a roof on top of the roof, and a 6 burner stove top range...otherwise how will you eat.
     
  7. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:30 AM
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    :rofl:

    People skillz FTW
     
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  8. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:31 AM
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    2 guys bought that, and they both like Neil diamond and working with leather.
     
  9. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:33 AM
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    InfernoChalupa Using CRAWL control on Bunny Trails

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    extra slick and smooth, because aerodynamics. Y'know, goin fast in reverse only using the back up cam
     
  10. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:33 AM
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    Do I get a set of 1st gen side steps if I like Neil Diamond and working with leather, but don't own a 1st gen? Maybe I can weld them to my cab mount on my second gen and wrap them with leather.
     
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  11. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:33 AM
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    I know of at least 3... saw one this morning :cool:
     
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  12. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:35 AM
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    mynewtoy I like men

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    We have time to be assholes because we don’t have to worry about our 2nd gens being garbage.

    It’s a 2gen thing you wouldn’t understand


    :bananadead::bananadead::bananadead:
     
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  13. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:36 AM
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    Accurate. Bolo ties also.
     
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  14. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:37 AM
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    You don't worry about things that have already come to fruition, I guess.
     
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  15. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:40 AM
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    Nailed it!
     
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  16. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:40 AM
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    Why did you put a honda civic type engine in a truck? WTF happened to the 3rd gen transmission? Who effed that all up?
     
  17. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:40 AM
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    0xDEADBEEF This statement is false.

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    Rust, dents, miles.
    What vehicle does the engineer drive?
     
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  18. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:41 AM
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    I don’t count the other guy. He’s into Barry manilow and acroyoga
     
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  19. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:41 AM
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    dangeroso Save the whales. Redeem for valuable prizes.

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    Where are my socks?
     
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  20. Aug 13, 2019 at 11:44 AM
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    No Cobbler, Jerky or Shipping WTF!!!
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    Whatever Strong!
    I have no questions for the Toyota engineers.
    I do, however, have derogatory statements.
    I will not share them here because this is a family forum.....
     

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