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Another Tacomaworld Member Converted

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Rextinkleton93, Jan 12, 2018.

  1. Jan 12, 2018 at 10:06 AM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    Yeah that’s the real reason I’m looking for a new one. Seems smarter in the long run!
     
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  2. Jan 12, 2018 at 11:54 AM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Tomboy

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    I have the HUGE center console. I've never seen one here in Texas without one (at least not a 3rd Gen) I love it more since i got the organizers for it. I love have it though. I don't think i would be happy with a bench seat unless the middle console was like the 2nd gen where it was back of the middle seat & and the console when folded down.

    Where are you? Maybe look in surrounding areas or the next state over for what you are looking for?

    What year is yourTaco?
     
  3. Jan 12, 2018 at 11:56 AM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Tomboy

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    My SR5 had the center console
     
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  4. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:00 PM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Tomboy

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    Should go with the quicksand to hide the dust and stay cool. It would look cleaner than the white for sure.
     
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  5. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:01 PM
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    Tundra Tough

    Tundra Tough New Member

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    Ceramic Coated Paint & Chrome, Coated Floormats & Leather from Kendall at Velocity Visions, Bed Extender, Interior LED Light Bulbs, K&N Air Filter, Line-X Liner, Center Cargo Tray
    Welcome from LA!

    The local Toyota Dealer here does perform lifts, and hasn't had an issue with the '18 TSS equipped units
     
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  6. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:06 PM
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    JoshO

    JoshO New Member

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    Welcome from Maryland. I am a convert as well. It is now almost 6 hours since you posted, where is your new Tundra?
     
  7. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:06 PM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    Just not a fan of the QS color :/ but yeah haha, you would think that would make sense!
     
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  8. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:08 PM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    Waiting on my taco to be sold before I pull Ye trigger. We are probably A few weeks or so out from me getting one.

    Just wanted to get over here and get some advice from y’all before I make the big decision.
     
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  9. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:10 PM
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    JoshO

    JoshO New Member

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    Well you are going to want to do mods. So budget for those. You will fall in love, your G/F my get jealous, budget for flowers.
     
  10. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:33 PM
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    fisherman951

    fisherman951 New Member

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    u want to really hide the dirt go with QUICKSAND= best color hands downs and the quickest lol :anonymous: i was in yuma and crossed the border and man that dirt and sand had no chance of getting my truck dirty, blended right in
     
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  11. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:33 PM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Tomboy

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    Its growing on me. I saw a lot of that color over seas in the desert....and it does hide the dust very well.
     
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  12. Jan 12, 2018 at 2:20 PM
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    Areith762

    Areith762 Blue IS the best color!

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    Katskin interior leather, door sill protector, door edge protector, TRD Pro shift knob, heated seats, all weather Tundra floor mats, driver side a-frame handle, ESP rear under seat storage, Tundra trucks center console emblem, clear bra protection, Bushwacker fender flares, paint match front bumper caps, paint match rear bumper caps, paint match mirror caps, ProComp 3" lift, 20" Fuel wheels, 33-11.50/R20 Falcon tires, black TRD Pro badge's, black Tundra tailgate badge insert, TRD Pro headlights, Recon smoked tail lights, Recon smoked 3rd brake light, Roll N Lock tonneau cover, Line-X bed liner, Tundra bed mat, Cobra led remote alarm/remote start, N-fab tube steps, factory match window tint, TRD Pro grille -paint matched, paint matched hood bulge, TRD dual exhaust, led interior lights, led plate lights, Spyder smoked fog lights, TRD Cold Air Intake
    Welcome from CO!
     
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  13. Jan 12, 2018 at 2:34 PM
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    Almaboy

    Almaboy quit being a meany!

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    SR5 CM with leather and make it your own
     
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  14. Jan 12, 2018 at 6:32 PM
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    TP30

    TP30 New Member

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    Welcome Kyle
     
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  15. Jan 12, 2018 at 6:41 PM
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    Frkypunk

    Frkypunk "If a man is to be a street sweeper"

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    I also had a Tacoma......night and day.....only downfall is gas mileage.
     
  16. Jan 12, 2018 at 6:57 PM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    My tacoma already gets 12 mpg, so I’ll be moving up in the world :D
     
  17. Jan 12, 2018 at 7:27 PM
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    dcsleeper408

    dcsleeper408 15' Tundra Pro

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    Welcome Kyle! You got a really nice taco!
    I’m gonna pick me up another taco down the road.. maybe a 2nd gen like yours.
     
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  18. Jan 12, 2018 at 8:31 PM
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    GAknight

    GAknight New Member

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    3" level kit, Icon shocks, rear bags S&B CAI, anytime fog lights, LEDs, and...list growing.
    Welcome from GA!
     
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  19. Jan 12, 2018 at 8:43 PM
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    Ely010606

    Ely010606 New Member

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    Welcome from So Cal
     
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  20. Jan 12, 2018 at 9:32 PM
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    MotoTundra

    MotoTundra The Ocho

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    -TRS Mini D2S Retrofit on TRD Pro Headlights (Apollo 2.0 Shrouds, 35w XB Ballasts, 5500k Bulbs) -Baja Designs Squadron R Sport Aux lights. -TRD Pro Grill -TRD Rear Sway Bar -BakFlip VP Tonneau w/BakBox -Dipped wheels & bumpers -Iron Cross HD steps -Undercover Swingcase -SunTek Paint Protection film -Tinted glass -Bedmat -OEM Towing Mirrors
    I love the Taco.

    Welcome to the other side!
     
  21. Jan 12, 2018 at 10:34 PM
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    BlueBottle

    BlueBottle not a PRO

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    Welcome @Rextinkleton93
    If you want all the bells and whistles you should look into the Platinum / 1794. The seats are much nicer, has heated/cooled seats, memory seats/steering wheel, power folding mirrors, auto climate control and more I’m forgetting. You might be able to find a pre owned one that can fit your budget? Just something to think about. Whatever you do, don’t get anything older than a 2016. That’s when they added the 38gallon tank.

    Good luck on your search! Nice Taco!
     
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  22. Jan 13, 2018 at 2:47 PM
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    PLC721

    PLC721 New Member

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    Glad to see you on here my friend :)
     
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  23. Jan 20, 2018 at 5:04 AM
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    SouthBoundSteve

    SouthBoundSteve Rowdy Ron/Driverdog 2020

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  24. Jan 20, 2018 at 5:52 AM
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    matluth

    matluth I love RADIATION!!!

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    18"X9" FN BFD's rims, 295/70R/18E Cooper Discoverer STT Pro's, and S/T Maxx's, upgraded to Old Man EMU coil-overs/shocks. Toytec shackles. Custom dual true dual exhaust. Next...new UCA's.
    "Hopefully you guys are as weird as all the TW guys... :D"

    Sadly yes. Even more weird but I wouldn't know anything about that personally .......:cookiemonster:
     
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  25. Jan 20, 2018 at 6:03 AM
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    jfrd30

    jfrd30 Lead, Follow, or Get the Hell Out of My Way

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    Welcome to the grown-ups forum Kyle!
     
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  26. Jan 20, 2018 at 9:35 AM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    Alright boys, “my” tundra is at the dealer. Price has already been negotiated, just working on some top secrete add ons with thier body shop at the moment. My tacoma will be sold this afternoon, then it’s straight down to Toyota to buy this thing. Probably won’t get to drive home with her today though as I’m going to have them do a spray in bed liner and maybe have all the chrome removed and replaced with color matched pieces.


    Wish me luck!
     
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  27. Jan 22, 2018 at 11:39 AM
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    JoshO

    JoshO New Member

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    Good Luck. We are pulling for you.
     
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  28. Jan 22, 2018 at 11:46 AM
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    GNTundra

    GNTundra Troll Sniper

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  29. Jan 22, 2018 at 12:20 PM
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    Rextinkleton93

    Rextinkleton93 [OP] New Member

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    Update: lost more time than I thought on Saturday selling my tacoma. But she is SOLD. Should be picking up the tundra tomorrow after work :bananadance:
     
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  30. Jan 22, 2018 at 12:29 PM
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    PLC721

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