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What should I do? Tacoma TRD sport

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TRDsport253, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:45 PM
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    TRDsport253

    TRDsport253 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure I want to start the new year with car payments. I would like some advice from you guys. So my truck have been paid off for almost a year now. Its a DCSB Trd sport prerunner with 59k miles in almost excellent condition. The truck I want to look at is a 2011 DCSB TRD sport 4x4 with about 95k miles. That's a lot of miles for a 2011. It has a 1 owner clean carfax. There's a few thing I lose and gain from this.

    Link to the truck: http://www.toyotaofpuyallup.com/puy...~/VehicleTypeID_~Price1_~Make_~Model_Tacoma/2
     
  2. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:52 PM
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    claymore

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    Why......just for 4x4?
     
  3. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:53 PM
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    TRDsport253

    TRDsport253 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yes thats one of the main reason.
     
  4. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:53 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    I would never have a 2WD truck up here but it's up to you OP
     
  5. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:55 PM
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    TRDsport253

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    would you buy a 2011 with 98k miles though?
     
  6. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:56 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    IMHO. i would. but than agin i don’t know some go with out 4x4. i could and would never own a 2wd truck or suv.

    thats one reason why it took me like 3 or 4 months to find my truck. i found a bunch of pre runners. but i had to have 4x4.
     
  7. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    i would never own one even this far south! or hell i would never own one if i lived in FL or AZ or even cali.
     
  8. Dec 31, 2012 at 9:59 PM
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    Its just my opinion, but too many miles unless you know the original owner. I learned that dealers can make any used car look great. What if some dick wad horse beat it for a year or two and racked up 95K? I know its a Taco, but be careful.
     
  9. Dec 31, 2012 at 10:03 PM
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    Half LT dont count
    wow 95k? :eek: id keep looking for a lower mileage truck man...you can find one for sure somewhere. even if its an 09 or something.

    my 08 has 102k but if i was getting a new truck id find one with at least 50-65k on the clock
     
  10. Dec 31, 2012 at 10:09 PM
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    No
     
  11. Jan 1, 2013 at 12:31 AM
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    DoorDing

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    Not for $5500 less than I paid for a new 2012 OR. 98,000 miles is a long haul for someone to mistreat a vehicle.

    Price a new one with the options you want, and factor in any difference in interest rates. Tacomas hold their value so well that buying a used, late model truck rarely makes sense to me.
     
  12. Jan 1, 2013 at 2:46 AM
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    No. Too many miles. If you are going to spend that much money already, come up with another $6K and buy new with options you want.
     
  13. Jan 1, 2013 at 5:21 AM
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    I wouldn't touch that other truck. Talk to a dealership about a trade in - you'll lose less money and get your pick of the lot.
     
  14. Jan 1, 2013 at 5:27 AM
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    To many miles on the sport...
     
  15. Jan 1, 2013 at 10:32 AM
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    I wouldn't pay that for a 2011 4x4 with 98k miles on it. I found an 07 sport and I am paying 13500 for it and it has 116k miles on it.
     
  16. Jan 1, 2013 at 10:53 AM
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    Save some money and put in an ARB locker.

    You would be surprised what a locker can do off road.
     
  17. Jan 1, 2013 at 11:39 AM
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    OP says he wants 4x4
     
  18. Jan 1, 2013 at 2:00 PM
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    Save your money. Keep searching or purchase a set of studded tires or Blizzaks for better traction.
     
  19. Jan 1, 2013 at 2:28 PM
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    92dlxman

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    if you could trade strait across. . . maybe, but i would not pay another dime to have a truck with more miles than what im giving up.
     
  20. Jan 1, 2013 at 2:47 PM
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    12DblCab

    12DblCab I don't know what to write here

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    No way!

    Surely you can get a 4x4 with low mileage for around the same price as the one you're looking at. Do you have to have the TRD package? I would ditch it to save money before I bought one with higher mileage.
     
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