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whats different about 2011?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by chaos316, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:20 PM
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    chaos316

    chaos316 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    what is so different from buying parts for a 2010 double cab compared to a 2011 double cab?
     
  2. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:22 PM
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    The grille.............
     
  3. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    The front grille...

    Are there specific parts you are thinking of/need?

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  4. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:27 PM
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    Nope.....I ordered a stubby antenna from the "short antenna guy" on ebay. His listing was for 05-10, but I assumed there wouldn't be a difference for my new '11. Wrong. I emailed him about the fitment and he came back that the listing was for 05-10 and would not fit my '11.
    Why would they change that??????
     
  5. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    Some data bases are just not up to date. When I ordered my vent visors it only listed for up to 06 I think, but I checked just to be sure on the EGR web site and it even only listed for up to 2010.
     
  6. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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    But it did! I received 4 different adapters with the antenna and none fit. He also informed me that there would be a 30% re-stocking fee if I returned it! It was only 13 bucks but with shipping it back it's a waste of time.
     
  7. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    Are you sure it wasn't just a shitty antenna?

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  8. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    And I realized after I removed the big antenna that I didn't need it anyway.....I only listen to the SAT radio.
     
  9. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    Ok? So we've really uncovered nothing new about the differences between the 2010's and 2011's in the last 9ish posts. :cool:

    OP,

    Barring an anomaly yet to be discovered...there should not be anything different aside from the grille.

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  10. Sep 28, 2011 at 4:38 PM
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    I vote for shitty! Just because it didn't fit!

    I bought it based on what I saw on one of the "builds" that I think user KPT listed that he had bought.
     
  11. Sep 28, 2011 at 6:47 PM
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    gauges changed
     
  12. Sep 28, 2011 at 6:57 PM
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    Mine didn't.
     
  13. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    That's because you truck was built before December 2010. Mine was built in September 2010 and I have the original red dash lights. After Dec they switched to the new white dash.
     
  14. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:22 PM
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    Yeah I know it changed at some point, mainly just posted that as for the fact that it wasn't the per year model change. Mine was manufactured 10/10 btw.
     
  15. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:55 PM
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    alright i see. i was just looking for a grill craft mesh grill lol
     
  16. Sep 28, 2011 at 7:56 PM
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    and while we're on the subject, whats the best antenna to get?
     
  17. Sep 28, 2011 at 8:03 PM
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    I bought mine in mid-January 2011 and it was built in Baja De "Mexico" and have the new gauges.

    I believe the headlights and tail lights are different too.
     
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