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GT4RC
02-28-2012, 08:13 AM
So upon moving to Edmonton and deciding that the RC can't be daily driven anymore, I decided to get myself a truck.

I found myself a 2008 TRD Sport Tacoma.

http://i193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/Bone%20Stock/2012-01-24172849.jpg

Took less than a month to break myself of the idea that I wouldn't do anything to it :P

http://i193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/2012-02-27205222.jpg

Only cost me 4 cans of plasti dip, some VHT nightshades, and some clearcoat!

Of course having access to the blast cabinet and paint booth at work that I can park the truck between was freaking handy. Just pulled a couple all-nighters on the weekend evenings when the shop was closed for the night.

I still have 1 more session to go since I need to wetsand/polish my newly tinted taillights. I also plan to Debadge all but the tacoma emblems, hit em with VHT, and do a "satoshi" grille sometime this summer. Then I'll call it a day :)

Here's MOAR PICS!
Random (http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/)
Bone Stock (http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/Bone%20Stock/)
Lighting Mods (http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/Modded%20Lighting/)
Plasti-Dipped wheels (http://s193.photobucket.com/albums/z256/gt4rc/My%20Cars/Taco/Painted%20Wheels/)

Can't wait to park the RC beside my Taco :)

pintoBC_3sgte
02-29-2012, 04:16 AM
haha now that you started modding the truck whats up next? :P

GT4RC
02-29-2012, 07:47 AM
Next is wait for spring to drive my RC home. I also need tires by then...

pintoBC_3sgte
03-01-2012, 01:06 AM
sweet! RC goodness.... :D haha i find my truck so much comfier then the celica.. not loud, seats are soft... also better on gas :P
haha after the ogopogo last year came home and hopped into the truck and it felt like a damn yacht!

BabyBear
03-01-2012, 05:35 AM
http://img1.etsystatic.com/il_570xN.184964393.jpg

Uhm... this?

DudeMan
03-02-2012, 12:50 AM
^lol

Nice truck, wheels look way better in black.

6 speed?

GT4RC
03-05-2012, 06:52 PM
http://img1.etsystatic.com/il_570xN.184964393.jpg

Uhm... this?

Hahahaha awesome.



^lol

Nice truck, wheels look way better in black.

6 speed? nah, auto. I wanted it for a daily and my RC's clutch raped my knee when I dd'd her