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Need your guys help FAST....talk me out of this.....

Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014+)' started by joem1cha3l, Sep 22, 2016.

  1. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:04 PM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    My uncle owns a shop and a buddy of his wrecked his 2015 Tundra. He had a supercharger on it that he is looking to move quick now that the truck is gone.

    He's only looking to get $1k for the supercharger, CAI, gauge pod, chip, fuel pump and exhaust.

    Seems like a NO BRAINER. Im waiting on info of what model it is.

    My concern is that my daughter is due in December. I need a reliable truck with her for daycare, doctors, etc.

    What are the REALISTIC headaches I'm likely to face if I pull the trigger?
     
  2. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:07 PM
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    Sean266

    Sean266 #ThinBlueLine Staff Member

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    Do it!! Since your truck is a 16' you'll need an aftermarket tune from Bully Dog. @dirtydeeds sells these.
     
  3. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:09 PM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    Sean, is the tune that easy? Plug and play from Bully Dog?

    Just got the info and its a TRD Supercharger
     
  4. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:11 PM
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    Sean266

    Sean266 #ThinBlueLine Staff Member

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    I have the TRD S/C, but with the TRD tune. @dirtydeeds can answer the BD tune question.
    @jlee just had his done too with the BD tune
     
  5. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:23 PM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ Calm your tits

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    That would be very tempting.....

    Congrats on becoming a Dad.
     
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  6. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:26 PM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    Thanks Chris. Its an exciting time!

    For $1k, it might even be something I just buy and stuff in my basement until I have my head wrapped around everything. I would like to think I could recoup the $1k even if I decided to sell it in the future....

    Maybe if anything, at least put the exhaust on now? haha
     
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  7. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:26 PM
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    joonbug

    joonbug mmmm.....bacon...

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    As long as it's not damaged. GET IT!!! If it's a little damaged, GET IT ANYWAYS!!! Worst case, you can flip it for a couple thousand profit.
     
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  8. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:39 PM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    Wow...apparently this comes with the programmer for that price too. Im not sure what kind it is, but damn.
     
  9. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:46 PM
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    BlueFalconActual

    BlueFalconActual Field Day Inspector Extraordinaire

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    Buddy, you came to the wrong place to talk you out of getting a supercharger lol.
     
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  10. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:49 PM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    Kevin, what I really meant was "talk me into it"..

    Im used to using the reverse psychology on my wife. Sorry! haha
     
  11. Sep 22, 2016 at 4:53 PM
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    Seanson

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    Jump on it... with your daughter on the way you could auction the kit off o here and start a college fund lol


    ..... or you could have a bad ass truck to scare the boys away
     
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  12. Sep 22, 2016 at 5:08 PM
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    WarEagleSteve

    WarEagleSteve Getting out of Jersey!

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    Deal of a lifetime...get it because you may regret it later...:thumbsup:
     
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  13. Sep 22, 2016 at 5:15 PM
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    RowdyRon

    RowdyRon Not too old to play

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    The planets have aligned for you on this deal. Take advantage of it!
     
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  14. Sep 22, 2016 at 5:15 PM
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    Law323

    Law323 Pray for peace, prepare for war

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    Ain't gonna talk you out of this one pops!!
     
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  15. Sep 22, 2016 at 5:18 PM
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  16. Sep 22, 2016 at 5:29 PM
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    Derp

    IMG_3923.jpg
     
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  17. Sep 22, 2016 at 6:04 PM
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    matluth

    matluth Fish On!

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    No brainer...Get it..
     
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  18. Sep 22, 2016 at 6:05 PM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ Calm your tits

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    Buy it now button option?

    That was easy.....
     
  19. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:03 PM
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    COMiamiFan

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    I'll talk you out of it since no one else is. Buy it and sell it to me for $1100. Use the $100 profit for diapers. It's the prudent thing to do ;) hope I was able to help.
     
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  20. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:08 PM
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    Congrats on being dad...


    No, don't buy it....you need lots of things to spend on.....just say no, no and no

    What's your uncle's number?
     
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  21. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:26 PM
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    Oh one or two.
    Unichip no BD tune yet for the 2016.
     
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  22. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:34 PM
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    zcarpenter92

    zcarpenter92 Yotas, Coronas and 'Merica

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    Get it! If I found a S/C for that amount of money, it would've been bought yesterday!
     
  23. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:34 PM
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    Com'n! That is a hell of a deal. I wish I had a supercharger. :(
     
  24. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:40 PM
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    CaptTyler

    CaptTyler www.fishcharlotteharbor.com

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    If you don't buy it, I WILL.
     
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  25. Sep 22, 2016 at 7:43 PM
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    ColoradoTJ Calm your tits

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    Totally winning^^^^^
     
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    You should not buy this and rather let us know the info on how to get it, so we can make sure we can help you by keeping it safe in one of our trucks :rolleyes::wave::woot:
     
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  27. Sep 23, 2016 at 5:55 AM
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    Buy it. It will help you get the lady to the hospital faster when the baby comes. You can even use that as an excuse to convince her it will be money well spent!
     
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    Don't buy it, just give me his phone number.
     
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  29. Sep 23, 2016 at 8:45 AM
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  30. Sep 23, 2016 at 10:47 AM
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    joem1cha3l

    joem1cha3l [OP] New Member

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    I did it. Pulled the trigger. Turns out the exhaust is a TRD exhaust also. I planned on dropping $900 on that soon anyway so I'm basically getting the supercharger with all the parts and pieces for $100. Insane.

    I can't believe I'm doing this....lol
     
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