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Things that a crewmax can do, that a doublecab cannot

Discussion in 'General Tundra Discussion' started by T-Rex266, Aug 4, 2019.

  1. Aug 4, 2019 at 5:14 PM
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    T-Rex266

    T-Rex266 [OP] Jurriscan Staff Member

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    Mr Badwrench

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    I had a the shorter bed on my "crew cab" Tacoma... It was miserable :( Bought the Tundra 6.5 bed and all is well :cool: A 5 foot (or whatever) bed has no place in the truck world.
     
  3. Aug 4, 2019 at 5:27 PM
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    T-Rex266

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    Carry more booty
     
  4. Aug 4, 2019 at 5:28 PM
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    Outbound

    Outbound Canadian equivalent to Texan.

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    Had a 6.5' box and the SuperCrew cab on my F1-shitty. Never needed more than 6ft of box length. Have a 6ft box on my 05 Tundra. Never needed the whole thing. My next truck will be a CrewMax. I'd rather have the available seating and temperature controlled, secure storage space. If I can't fit something in the bed, then I'll use a trailer.
     
  5. Aug 4, 2019 at 5:49 PM
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    jewsNbrews

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    You can fit a quad and shut the tailgate in a DC.. Cannot do this in a CM.
     
  7. Aug 4, 2019 at 6:09 PM
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    Quad fits. Not the tailgate but meh
     
  8. Aug 4, 2019 at 6:38 PM
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    Rex Kramer

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    Dude, I'm regular cab.
    I have no idea.

    07RCSB 2019.jpg
     
  9. Aug 4, 2019 at 6:44 PM
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    Up and down back window on the crewmax. Badass even if u don’t use it. Gives the little kids rear facing something to watch lol
     
  10. Aug 4, 2019 at 6:50 PM
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    Give me useless space that I'll never use.
     
  11. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:13 PM
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    G10dra

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    You can fat pack 6+ people in a crewmax, you can't do that otherwise.

    :rofl::bananadance:
     
  12. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:13 PM
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    It’s just better for hauling your boyz to the mall...

    But fo real:
    - rear AC & electrical outlet
    - rolling back window
    - bigger rear seats
    - looks way better than those half handled mid-doors (I should have put these in order)
    - you can never add more cab space to a DC (but you can always add bed extenders and trailers for a CM)
     
  13. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:20 PM
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  14. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:23 PM
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    Yeah debated between the two but the crew is very nice with a family. Once the kids are all grown up I will probably go for a double cab.
     
  15. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:30 PM
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    Love my DC, but won't be able to fit my tall growing kids soon.... Gotta go CM soon for my tall ass crew!
     
  16. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:34 PM
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    Been there, done that too! I love the looks when you have 12’ 2x6’s” through the cab. It works great for the infrequent times I have to do it.
     
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    15whtrd

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    I can fit 6 in my DC Bench seat up front.:thumbsup:

    The dc has vents under the seat and a accessory outlet in the back. The vents don’t have a lot of volume but they work. The cab gets ice cold. I actually think the dc looks more proportionate than the CM. I really think I would prefer a cab configuration in between the crew max and the double cab. Instead of a 6-1/2 foot bed or a 5-1/2 in the CM. I would like a 6 foot bed and a cab of the DC 6 inches larger, instead of a foot larger like the CM.
     
  18. Aug 4, 2019 at 7:53 PM
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    CrewMax (to me) looks more like big SUV with a short bed. Much more space in rear seat than many will use. I get the car seats thing, makes perfect sense.

    Double Cab looks more like a Truck! :thumbsup:
     
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    I'd like my CM to have a 6.5' bed.
     
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    Weigh more and have less payload...also, what's up with this?

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    Keep my knees away from my chin in the back seat.
     
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    I have a CM. I like the the look of the DC more.
     
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    Why are you in the back seat of your own truck?
     
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    Several dudes on here convert the back seat of their CM into a sleeping space. Ain't never seen that on a DC.
     
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    Just got back from road trip.. 14 hr drive. Kids were comfy with the crewmax, they couldn't kick my seat.. packed out the bed with the cap.. all is good
     
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    I ain't too proud to ride beetch on long trips! :eek:
     
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    I wish I had a CM with an 8 foot bed.
     
  29. Aug 4, 2019 at 9:33 PM
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    CM can haul my family and dirt bikes and gear with no space issues.

    And my kids cant kick the back of my seat.

    And the DC looks awful IMO
     
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