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Finish the sentence: Worst thing about having a Tundra is...

Discussion in 'General Tundra Discussion' started by Nor7, Feb 8, 2016.

  1. Feb 8, 2016 at 10:48 AM
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    Nor7

    Nor7 [OP] Chilton Manual Guy

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    I'll go first.

    Worst thing about having a Tundra is not being able to skip work and telling your boss that your truck broke down. Not believable.

    Tundra-tows-space-shuttle.jpg
     
  2. Feb 8, 2016 at 10:55 AM
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    Sean266

    Sean266 Mr. Clean Staff Member

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    Constant panty dropper.
     
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  3. Feb 8, 2016 at 11:14 AM
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    alalmcgrath

    alalmcgrath Old Fart at Large!

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    And that is bad why?:broccoli:
     
  4. Feb 8, 2016 at 11:18 AM
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    Wvmoonshiner

    Wvmoonshiner New Member

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    The constant jealous looks of Ford and Chevy drivers
     
  5. Feb 8, 2016 at 11:48 AM
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    Relentless

    Relentless Tundra newb Vendor

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    Just a few, more to come
    Averaging 10.5mpg all the time.

    Oh wait, I think I did this wrong
    .......
    Having so much room in my Crewmax that everyone want to take my truck places
     
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  6. Feb 8, 2016 at 12:08 PM
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    Nor7

    Nor7 [OP] Chilton Manual Guy

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    Hah, so true but if we're honest with ourselves, we don't buy big trucks because of the fuel economy! I average about 14-16 with my 4.6L.

    Funny, I have the double cab and we always take my truck out to lunch at the office.
     
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  7. Feb 8, 2016 at 12:27 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
    That I only have one.
     
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  8. Feb 8, 2016 at 1:59 PM
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    DB444

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    Your fuel mileage sucks. I ran a supercharged Tundra aggressively and got over 14.
     
  9. Feb 8, 2016 at 9:30 PM
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    bobeast

    bobeast really old member

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    ...sleeping in the barn because I spent too much on mods.
     
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  10. Feb 9, 2016 at 4:20 AM
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    Sefferston

    Sefferston #35sandlongtravel

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    Being in Germany and not being able to fit anywhere. Also, shipping is a bitch.
     
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  11. Feb 9, 2016 at 10:08 AM
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    Relentless

    Relentless Tundra newb Vendor

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    And? Different driving conditions, perhaps different builds lifts/tires/load, etc can all effect it a lot. My average is low because:
    I'm lifted 3" on heavy 35" MT tires, and a plate bumper on the front
    I'm heavy on the gas pedal
    I drive 80%+ around town. It's winter and the cold temp makes warm-up longer
    I'm usually hauling something in the truck, or towing 3000-8000lbs

    I don't care it's low because:
    I choose to drive like an A$$
    I NEED the truck for hauling stuff and towing. I use it for work daily
    I hate stock, so I'll deal with the MPG suck of the lift and tires.
     
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  12. Feb 9, 2016 at 10:12 AM
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    Sefferston #35sandlongtravel

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    Shit, I get 8 tops. WOT or no throttle! Also averaging 110 on the autobahn kinda kills it....
     
  13. Feb 9, 2016 at 10:57 AM
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    jberry813

    jberry813 The Mad Scientist Staff Member

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    Metric shit ton of parts
    ........having to explain over and over what size tire can fit on a TRD Pro
     
  14. Feb 9, 2016 at 11:09 AM
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    Sean266

    Sean266 Mr. Clean Staff Member

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    lol!
     
  15. Feb 9, 2016 at 11:49 AM
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    Sefferston #35sandlongtravel

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    You're the only one whom it seems to bug. Should have figured by now that the top 2 reasons why people join this site is either for 1) What size tires will fit on my ____ and 2) which lift would work best.

    35's all day and fuck it, long travel.
     
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  16. Feb 9, 2016 at 11:50 AM
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    Parking away from all the "door dingers" out there....
     
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  17. Feb 15, 2016 at 12:34 PM
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    alalmcgrath

    alalmcgrath Old Fart at Large!

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    The darn plug and play backup cam and monitor is way out of my budget.
     
  18. Feb 15, 2016 at 1:17 PM
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    The constant calls from NASA to tow one of their frickin space shuttles for them, enough already!
     
  19. Feb 15, 2016 at 2:29 PM
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    Looking at all the amazing modded vehicles on a Tundra forum - and driving a 5-speed base model! I'm still better off than all the Tacoma owners...
     
  20. Feb 29, 2016 at 11:11 AM
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    Nor7

    Nor7 [OP] Chilton Manual Guy

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    ... being left out of the conversation when Ford/Chevy/Dodge owners poke fun at each other's vehicle shortcomings.
     
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  21. Feb 29, 2016 at 1:24 PM
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    Having to wash it all the time because I hate seeing it dirty!
     
  22. Feb 29, 2016 at 1:28 PM
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    FirstGenTundra

    FirstGenTundra ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    When my buddy at work with a brand new 2016 Ram comes up to me and asks how I got my 16 year old truck to sound so good.
     
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  23. Feb 29, 2016 at 1:47 PM
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    joonbug I love peanut butter

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    Washing my wife's car every other weekend because it got kicked out of the garage so I can park my tundra in there.
     
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  24. Mar 2, 2016 at 12:50 PM
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    I just sit back and smile when that happens.
     
  25. Mar 2, 2016 at 4:13 PM
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    DBL TAP Light 'em up

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    Having to sell my extra/left over Ford parts at a loss.
     
  26. Mar 12, 2016 at 6:29 PM
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