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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Wadar, Dec 4, 2019 at 5:10 AM.

  1. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:10 AM
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    Wadar

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    Hello all, I’m Wade.

    Just joined the Tundra page, but I’ve been on Tacoma World since 2015. I’ve been driving Toyota from day one, which has created my brand loyalty. I’m looking into a Tundra for my DD, and keep the Taco with all the mods as an RV. Any information or buying guidance that you have is welcome.

    Thanks,
    Wade.
     
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  2. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:16 AM
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    Pinay

    Pinay Ultimate Grand Supreme Member Staff Member

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    Welcome from SoCal!!!
     
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  3. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:17 AM
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    Wadar

    Wadar [OP] New Member

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    Thanks!
     
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  4. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:19 AM
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    Pinay

    Pinay Ultimate Grand Supreme Member Staff Member

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    I did the opposite of you; my Tacoma is my daily driver and I off-road with my Tundra.

    Do you know which package you’re eyeing?
     
  5. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:20 AM
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    RitcheyRch

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    welcome aboard
     
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  6. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:26 AM
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    Black Wolf

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    Welcome from Colorado. Any pics?
     
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  7. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:36 AM
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    Wadar

    Wadar [OP] New Member

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    I’d prefer the Rock Warrior, but that’s not set in stone. My current list of criteria is as follows:
    - less than 10 years old
    - under $35k
    - under 100k mileage
    - no accidents/salvage title
    - the fewer previous owners the better
    - preferably somewhere between Denver and Salt Lake, I’m just about at the middle of that in Grand Junction
    Any of these can be improved upon, but that’s the search so far
     
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  8. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:39 AM
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    Jim LE 1301

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    Welcome from NY.
     
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  9. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:39 AM
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    Wadar

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    Here’s my Tacoma...90E57BE7-C879-44AB-B431-583CD3229565.jpg87F015DC-C82E-4560-B844-9462FC91F0AD.jpgFB53B111-4786-4229-980B-0D63135D9883.jpg
     
  10. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:42 AM
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    Welcome from southern NJ.

    T
     
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  11. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:44 AM
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    Welcome from Nevada
     
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  12. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:47 AM
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  13. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:02 AM
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    MAGDADDY

    MAGDADDY Let’s go places

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    Welcome from the Lone Star State! Good lookin Taco!
     
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  14. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:09 AM
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    Wadar

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    Thanks! Now I just need a Tundra to add to the mix.
     
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  15. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:16 AM
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    MAGDADDY Let’s go places

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    I know what you mean I’ve got my tundra I’ve been throwing parts on and a little 07 Tacoma that I daily drive. It’s the perfect pair!
     
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  16. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:22 AM
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    Larmand

    Larmand Im 100% correct, part of the time! TTC #145

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    Welcome to the party!!!
     
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  17. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:29 AM
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    Black Wolf

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    Actually, welcome from Aurora!
     
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  18. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:30 AM
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    Wadar

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    I’m in GJ, but I grew up in Littleton. It’s been a slow migration west through Leadville and Gunnison.
     
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  19. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:39 AM
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    Black Wolf

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    GJ is nice to say the least. Gateway to Moab! Have you dealt any with Alcan springs?
     
  20. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:51 AM
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    When I put my last springs on I went from General to OME’s. If I SAS the Taco I’ll likely go Alcan, but that will also include 35’s or bigger. Hence I want a Tundra first, and the Taco can be for the mountains and desert trips.

    As a word of advice stay away from General Springs, they’re garbage. I’ll find the thread on TW after work and post the link.
     
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  21. Dec 4, 2019 at 7:04 AM
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    Welcome from CO
     
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    Welcome fellow enthusiast :hattip:
     
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  23. Dec 4, 2019 at 8:50 AM
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    Welcome from TEXAS
     
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  24. Dec 4, 2019 at 9:03 AM
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  26. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:39 PM
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  27. Dec 4, 2019 at 5:51 PM
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    Black Wolf

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    Last edited: Dec 4, 2019 at 6:01 PM
  28. Dec 4, 2019 at 6:31 PM
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    Wadar

    Wadar [OP] New Member

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    Yep Alcan is definitely good stuff, I drive right by the shop frequently. One day I’ll have a set.
     
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