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What do you want on a new Tacoma?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by oofy15354, Jan 3, 2010.

  1. Jan 3, 2010 at 4:24 PM
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    oofy15354

    oofy15354 [OP] Proud Tundra *****

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    What do you hope the 3rd Gen has?

    I'll keep this list updated for as long as I care to do so. that way Toyota can have all our suggestions in one place :D
    V8 Engine
    Tow Mirrors
    Full Time 4WD
    Vinyl Interior with hooks for carpets
    Leather Option
    Illuminated 4x4 switch
    Locking Tailgate
    Less TSBs- heres a big one
    Moon Roof
    Better MPG on V6
    V6/V8 option on reg cab 4x4
    ---why can't we just have any cab, transmission, engine, seating or 4x4 available in any combination wherever? why only in certain areas?
    Metal Bed
    Non-wimpy Power Outlets
    Diesel Option
    Heated Mirrors
    E Locker on any model
    Black FJ TT rims
    Better stock tires
    All 6 Lug Rims. why did they need to include 5 lugs? same options available, just more wheel choices
    Solid front Axle
    Front and Rear Tow Hooks
    Locking Glove box
    Locking center console
    Better Sound System
    New Engines

    What else do you wish your Tacoma had?
     
  2. Jan 3, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

    06BLUEDBLSPORT Well-Known Member

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    Everything you just said and Locking tailgate handle, LESS TSB'S
     
  3. Jan 3, 2010 at 4:27 PM
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    05TRD4WD

    05TRD4WD Well-Known Member

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    V8 and leather seats
     
  4. Jan 3, 2010 at 4:38 PM
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    Snipe

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    I want a truck like they used to build, the Soccer Moms have had enough fun and the engineers need to get back to the basics :mad:
     
  5. Jan 3, 2010 at 6:39 PM
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    kilgoja

    kilgoja Well-Known Member

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    i want a v6 engine that gets at least 25 mpg...maybe even 30mpg...that way you have power and good gas mileage...and i want it available on a regular cab :) 4x4
     
  6. Jan 3, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

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    for sure if i had 300+ horsepower and leather i would keep this truck for ever short term soultion seat covers and supercharger
     
  7. Jan 3, 2010 at 6:55 PM
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    AvsFanTRD

    AvsFanTRD Oh gravity, thou art a heartless bitch!

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    A bed made of metal and not plastic
    If they are going to put an outlet in the bed, supply it with more juice.
     
  8. Jan 3, 2010 at 6:58 PM
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    vtragweed

    vtragweed Beef Slut

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    ill take a diesel with the rest of the list
     
  9. Jan 3, 2010 at 7:58 PM
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    pataco

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    heated mirrors to the list
     
  10. Jan 4, 2010 at 2:24 PM
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    oofy15354

    oofy15354 [OP] Proud Tundra *****

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    im liking these ideas. keep em coming if you have any more
     
  11. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:38 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    V8 reg cab 5 lug. with bucket seats.

    and for the autos...column shifter! lol i love those things....
     
  12. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:40 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    None yet- Future: HIDs, Tinted tails, LED interior lights,
    But then you got a Tundra!;)
     
  13. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:40 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    a 1000lb lighter tundra :D
     
  14. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:44 PM
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    4low2go

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    The black FJ TT wheels as an option, along with BFG KM2's. The e-locker optional on all Tacoma's.
     
  15. Jan 4, 2010 at 9:45 PM
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    brettb

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    I would just like a V8. That would be perfect
     
  16. Jan 5, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    oofy15354

    oofy15354 [OP] Proud Tundra *****

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    i like the idea of more rim choices.
     
  17. Jan 5, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    Crom

    Crom Time is precious; use it wisely

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    Many, see build thread.
    Take back the IFS and give us a solid axle up front!
     
  18. Jan 5, 2010 at 9:05 PM
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    Firefighter160

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    Solid axle, vinyl floors and seats, automatic 2.7, tow recievers front and back, and better stock wheels and tires...
     
  19. Jan 5, 2010 at 9:30 PM
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    rubber floors with a method to attach carpet mats, like the hook system perhaps...
     
  20. Jan 5, 2010 at 9:36 PM
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    Soundwave

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    WE HAVE LEATHER WITH HEATED SEATS IN CANADA!!! Not sure why US dont get the option
     
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