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West Michigan Snow.....

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by muliefever, Dec 8, 2008.

  1. Dec 8, 2008 at 2:36 PM
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    muliefever

    muliefever [OP] Muliefever

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    I thought I would test my 4 wheel drive in my back yard. We have about 14" were I live. To my surprise, no problems at all! Even with the crappy Bridgestone HT tires.... Enjoy!

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  2. Dec 8, 2008 at 2:38 PM
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    PatHLC128

    PatHLC128 College.

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    good to know, im headed up to lansing later this week and itll be the first snow my tacos seen.
     
  3. Dec 8, 2008 at 2:45 PM
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    muliefever

    muliefever [OP] Muliefever

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    You should be fine. I have been driving around in 2 whell drive since first snow. No problems..
     
  4. Dec 8, 2008 at 3:58 PM
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    106Tacoma

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    i wish i had my camera i parked my tacoma on a snow bank at work sat. I swear the rear bumper was on the ground looked awsome!
     
  5. Dec 8, 2008 at 4:22 PM
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    longbow

    longbow I see you now..................

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    Send ALOT of that snow this way, but you can keep the bitter cold.
     
  6. Oct 22, 2011 at 11:39 AM
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    YFZ450MOE

    YFZ450MOE When you blow off steam you get an eyepatch

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    Mine did great in the snow, I drove in 2wd most the time cuz its way more fun. My duratracs do awesome in the snow. Just realized no one has pasted on here since 08. WAKE UP THREAD
     
  7. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    BlueT

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    You almost gave me heart attack. I saw thread and 14 inches of snow in Michigan, NE gets snow right afterword and my snow thrower is in pieces. :confused:

    Somebody should ban you for that :D
     
  8. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:55 PM
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    RAWR! The deere doesn't even have the blower yet.

    I was thinking what the heck it's 60 degrees out today!
     
  9. Oct 22, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    YFZ450MOE

    YFZ450MOE When you blow off steam you get an eyepatch

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    Wow. Do apologize fellers, my bad, I didn't mean to startle you. I wish we had snow. It would make th
     
  10. Oct 22, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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    YFZ450MOE

    YFZ450MOE When you blow off steam you get an eyepatch

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    Things more exciting. Sorry a few to many beers and the iPod bcomes hard To navIgate
     
  11. Oct 22, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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    I am excited by the frost on the windshield this morning in Windsor :)
     
  12. Oct 22, 2011 at 8:33 PM
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    It certainly was the end of many plants this morning. Thermometer said 26 this morning.

    On one hand, I'm looking forward to trying the truck out in the snow... on the other hand, it still has the Dunlop AT20s on it. A used truck and the dealer put a set of those on it to sell it to me, kinda sucks because now I can't bring myself to not use them up!
     
  13. Oct 23, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    bigmooze, we're practically down the street from each other! I can't believe I haven't seen your truck driving around.
     
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