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work truck?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by stevenstaco, Feb 24, 2011.

  1. Feb 24, 2011 at 9:51 AM
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    stevenstaco

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    rack.jpg

    rack 3.jpg recently i was laid off for a few months so i made a glass rack for my truck so i can make a little extra money fixing windows and installing showers on the side since getting unemployment cut my income in half just wondering if anyone else has had to use their baby to make some cash in this f%@&ed economy
     
  2. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:25 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    My Tacoma is and always has been my work truck .
     
  3. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:27 AM
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    stevenstaco

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    1.5 aal,Tacomaworld sticker,Blacked out tail lights,bhlm,.dumped exhaust,relocated 7 pin ,rear diff breather mod,bed lights,hella 500s behind the grill,plastidipped lower vallance,mag light mod,debadged,black billit grill,bedmat mod,airaid intake,vynil armrests and back rests,tailgate theft mod, ipod interface,backseat cargo mod,front 5100s
    i have a seperate work truck at work i dont like working out of my personal truck
     
  4. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:41 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    OME 885x , OME shocks and Dakars , Wheelers SuperBumps front and rear , 275/70/17 Hankook ATm , OEM bed mat , Weathertech digifit floor liners , Weathertech in-channel vents , headache rack , Leer 100RCC commercial canopy , TRD bedside decals removed , Devil Horns by Andres , HomerTaco Satoshi
    I own the company .
     
  5. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:41 AM
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    PIAA fogs, led "puddle" lights, bed lights, in cab 115V, Toyota Devil emblem, Randy Ellis light bar with Hella Black Magics, OME 885 and Dakar leaf springs OME shock all round, 2.5 Gal OBA system with air horns, iPod adapter, scangauge on blend mount, magnaflow catback, bike fork mounts, tinted 2009 tails.
    what do you do exactly? I thought your job was to search for the end of the internet.
     
  6. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    BryWi

    BryWi Psalm 109:8

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    Good career move...;)
     
  7. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:49 AM
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    OZ-T

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    Carpenter / General Contractor / Internet Explorer
     
  8. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:49 AM
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    OZ-T

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    I see what you did there
     
  9. Feb 24, 2011 at 10:51 AM
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    BryWi

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    I learned from the best...
     
  10. Feb 24, 2011 at 11:01 AM
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    yeah for what i do the work truck has to be bigger than a tacoma
     
  11. Feb 24, 2011 at 12:17 PM
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    My old man uses his truck as his work truck. He's a carpenter now manages First General services an insurance resto company. Uses the truck as his first responder vehicle. He likes to have 4wd at his disposal.
     
  12. Feb 24, 2011 at 2:47 PM
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    Was laid off in October, also had my income cut in half! didnt have to midify my truck at all but i did make use of the outlet in the bed.. ran a circular saw, tile saw, and a rotozip out of it, i did a shitload of kitchen/bathroom remodels. also do alot of tile jobs, on the side while i was working. just got called back last thursday, i start on monday! thank god!! Mods, here i come!
     
  13. Feb 24, 2011 at 2:58 PM
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    yeah the unemployment pays the bills but not much extra for mods i just bought the truck about a month before being laid off so ive been doing all the cheap mods that i can for now i will be back to work soon and the lift is first:D
     
  14. Feb 24, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    05RedTaco

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    My truck is my work truck, hence why I got base 5lugger...LOL I do property management and maintenance.

    I had a lot of stuff in my bed. I wonder how long the plastic bed will hold :eek: i already have few little holes on the edge of the tailgate...
     
  15. Feb 24, 2011 at 3:21 PM
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    Yessir. ive also been doing the cheap and/or free ones. cant even go out to the bar when youre on unemployment! cant wait to get back!! plannin on the Billies with eibach coils and AALs as soon as those checks start rollin in.
     
  16. Feb 24, 2011 at 3:58 PM
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    same setup im lookin at.. i think i might use my refund when i get it thank god i own a home so i get a good amount back ebay has all 4 billies for 299 right now with free shipping ill start there
     
  17. Feb 24, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    i checked out your build you did alot of mods on a budget i like it.. i might cut my tailpipe a little too
     
  18. Feb 24, 2011 at 4:17 PM
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    Thanks man! I have a full time job but my budget is tight :eek: I did pretty much every budget mod I liked...
     
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