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Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014-2021)' started by Ted4311, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. Mar 27, 2017 at 9:48 AM
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    Ted4311

    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    So.... Just filled up the first time since owning the truck.... the Fuel Tank Filler Neck plastic SURROUND piece isn't flush to the filler neck where you put the gas nozzle... Its like its pushed slightly in to the bed of the truck like an 1/8"... ? It doesn't bother me just kind of odd....

    It shouldn't be a problem right?
     
  2. Mar 27, 2017 at 11:19 AM
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    NewImprovedRon

    NewImprovedRon Hey! Get off my grass!

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    Hey, Tim! Can you attach a picture of it?
     
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  3. Mar 27, 2017 at 12:41 PM
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    Ted4311

    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    I'll post one once I get to my truck.

    My buddy has a 14 as well and it looks the same. He told me to stop over analyzing the truck and enjoy it haha
     
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  4. Mar 27, 2017 at 12:44 PM
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    I wondered same. My rubber seal is crinkled. Um ya that didn't sound good.lol
     
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  5. Mar 27, 2017 at 12:46 PM
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    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    Yeah its just the surrounding area rubber piece I call it the splash guard. As far as functionality purpose, I don't think it's an issue. Just odd
     
  6. Mar 27, 2017 at 1:30 PM
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    Yeah, I have a large gap between the rubber and filler neck. Actually said something on my first oil change and they brought a brand new truck around to show me that they're all like that. I felt like saying, well looks like you need to fix that one after you fix mine. :notsure:
     
  7. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:13 PM
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    Ted4311

    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    That being said it's normal. Haha

    20170327_171234.jpg
     
  8. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:14 PM
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    Ted4311

    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    As I said from from a function stand point, it's not doing a thing. It's just a esthetically not pleasing.
     
  9. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:30 PM
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    Good advice from your friend! Never noticed mine before but it is the same:

    IMG_4489.jpg
     
  10. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:33 PM
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    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    I may have a slight case of OCD... Haha I notice things not everyone would care about:confused:
     
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  11. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:33 PM
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    Like that... but mine's got a one inch gap.
     
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  12. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:34 PM
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    NewImprovedRon Hey! Get off my grass!

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    Probably all the off-roading you been doing, Joon! LOL!
     
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  13. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:36 PM
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    15whtrd Mr. Blonde

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    IMG_2643.jpg Son of a bitch....
     
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  14. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:40 PM
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    Ted4311 [OP] Don't Sweat The Small Stuff

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    Sorry guys... Didn't mean to shed light on something no one has ever noticed.
     
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  15. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:40 PM
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    Damn!
     
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  16. Mar 27, 2017 at 2:50 PM
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    Nah... I noticed mine on my first fill up. :cookiemonster:
     
  17. Mar 27, 2017 at 3:02 PM
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    It's good! ID GAF at least it's not noticeable from the outside. I'm one of those people that notices that kind of stuff and I'm surprised I never seen it before
     
  18. Mar 27, 2017 at 3:22 PM
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    darkknight2014 Mods mods and more mods!!

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    Me too noticed when I bought the truck they said all are like that
     
  19. Mar 27, 2017 at 5:13 PM
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    Way ta go Tim! :smash:
     
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  20. Mar 27, 2017 at 5:20 PM
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    Haha I swear I won't post my findings again :sorry:
     
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  21. Mar 27, 2017 at 6:23 PM
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    You got a Tundra... you're allllright! post away!
     
  22. Apr 6, 2017 at 5:03 AM
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    Hate to burst your bubble, but here is a 2017...
     
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  23. Apr 6, 2017 at 8:23 PM
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    Mine is like this to, guess toyota realized the bad fit of the filler neck and fixed the issue for 2017.
     
  24. Apr 6, 2017 at 8:43 PM
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    Whatever....that looks stupid.
     
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  25. Apr 8, 2017 at 11:32 AM
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    Cat3ILS The cheese goes on the bottom bun

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