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What a night!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 05PreRunner, Jun 7, 2009.

  1. Jun 7, 2009 at 4:35 AM
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    05PreRunner

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    Went for a little trail run with some friends...
    Just now got home...Here's why:
    Going about 30mph...all of a sudden....the truck's rear drops and drags...
    I immediately thought flat tire....
    I walk out and see this:
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    wheel, all lug nuts, and drum had completely fallen off....:mad::(
    We "borrowed" a lug nut from each of the remaining wheels and used them to put the wheel back on so we could at least roll the truck...


    The wheel hit the fender on the way out so add body damage to the list...:rolleyes:

    While waiting for the tow truck to arrive, we also saw an accident... Some girl took a turn WAAYY too fast....and ended up sliding into an enbankment...
    We went to check on them, and luckily everyone was ok.
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    This sucks...but at least it didn't happen on the road...
     
  2. Jun 7, 2009 at 4:42 AM
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    Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    :eek: Damnnn!!!! Dude,Glad you're ok.:)
     
  3. Jun 7, 2009 at 4:47 AM
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    badguybuster

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    At least you are all right. Imagine if that had happened at 65 or 70 mph.:eek:
     
  4. Jun 7, 2009 at 5:00 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    did you forget to tighten up the lugs nuts after mod day, assuming you had the wheel off?
     
  5. Jun 7, 2009 at 5:26 AM
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    AK27

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    yikes, glad ur ok!
     
  6. Jun 7, 2009 at 5:38 AM
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    I prefer the factory set up on my undercarriage. :crapstorm::crapstorm::crapstorm::crapstorm:
     
  7. Jun 7, 2009 at 6:08 AM
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    Uhhh...WOW...Glad that all you heard was a thump and picked up some rash from the departing wheel- insted of flipping or going sideways off a road.

    Any idea what happened??
     
  8. Jun 7, 2009 at 6:14 AM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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  9. Jun 7, 2009 at 7:09 AM
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    dang, dude.
    looks like you broke off one of the lugs:

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    i dont remember you taking off your tires yesterday.

    where were you guys at?
     
  10. Jun 7, 2009 at 7:12 AM
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    having wheels on are overrated anyways.
     
  11. Jun 7, 2009 at 7:15 AM
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    Hey I fell yah man!!! It's been kind of crazy out here too!!! We've had almost 10 roll-overs within a 2 week period!!! Some with major injuries and some with none. But it's definetaly been uncommon for that many vehicle accidents in such a short time period. Well I'm glad you guys are all right. Hope everything gets fixed on your truck man!:eek:
     
  12. Jun 7, 2009 at 7:20 AM
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    glad you finally made it home
     
  13. Jun 7, 2009 at 9:29 AM
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    Sorry to hear about the bad luck. As long as I was at ModDay, you didn't do anything with your wheels, so what do you think caused it?
    I know you guys were talking about going trailing last night, but it was already a long day, and then you throw this in the mix?...ouch!
     
  14. Jun 7, 2009 at 9:33 AM
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    Damn man! Hope you get everything fixed!
     
  15. Jun 7, 2009 at 9:42 AM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    I carry spare nuts for that kind of shit!!!!!!!!
     
  16. Jun 7, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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    damn man that sucks!!!

    did the drum hit the ground at all?

    and the girls in the car, cute? why no pics?
     
  17. Jun 7, 2009 at 9:58 AM
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    damn ricers...
     
  18. Jun 7, 2009 at 10:01 AM
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    Just wondering.Where is this location?
     
  19. Jun 7, 2009 at 10:16 AM
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    Damn the bad luck. Seems a bad night for a few people.
     
  20. Jun 7, 2009 at 11:23 AM
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    Kyouto42

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    Man that sucks, really strange how that happened. What kind of wheeling were you guys doing, anything really aggressive like baja style or just some rock or what...

    Also, +1 why no pics of the girls? lol
     
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