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Bought a 4runner today
« on: December 30, 2017, 09:36:57 PM »
I am liking it so far, 19 miles!! LOL. TRD, leather, nice. good price. I will try to do pics tomorrow, its dark now.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2017, 09:41:59 PM »
Congrats dude those are sweet!! Did you get the TRD Pro? I didn't know if regular TRDs came with leather. Any pics?

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2017, 09:49:33 PM »
TRD off road 'premium" they call it any reason to charge you more. LOL
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2017, 09:50:47 PM »
TRD off road 'premium" they call it any reason to charge you more. LOL

lol sweet man bad ass! Wonder if the tacomas have that option

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2018, 06:58:03 PM »
      I am trying to post a pic
Carl
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #5 on: January 01, 2018, 07:03:07 PM »
 :tup:
 :drool:
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #6 on: January 01, 2018, 07:10:36 PM »
 :drool: bad ass!

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #7 on: January 01, 2018, 07:11:09 PM »
Looks nice        :tup:
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2018, 07:48:22 PM »
Congrats on the new ride.  Toyotas last forever.  :tup:

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2018, 11:53:52 PM »
I'm jealous.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #10 on: January 02, 2018, 12:08:39 AM »
Damn nice rig; they don't give those away! Man if I had that kinda coin, I'd hold out for the 2018 Bronco comeback. Course ya can't beat the yotey's reliability record.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #11 on: January 02, 2018, 12:10:49 AM »
My bad, Ford says the Bronco won't be out unto 2020 - start savin' my  :twocents:

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #12 on: January 02, 2018, 06:09:56 AM »
I spent years trying to convince my wife to get one instead of a Tahoe or Denali
We got a brand new magnetic grey SR5
she loves it

congrats great rigs
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #13 on: January 02, 2018, 06:12:12 AM »
How much did they hit you in the pocket book for that puppy?

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #14 on: January 02, 2018, 06:56:23 AM »
Nice ride...congrats!!
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #15 on: January 02, 2018, 07:35:45 AM »
we have had our 2016 a year now in Dec. we have put 20,000 miles on it and love it ,great vehicle.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #16 on: January 02, 2018, 07:39:47 AM »
Those new 4runners look pretty cool. One of my favorites for sure. Congratulations on your new vehicle.  :tup:

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #17 on: January 02, 2018, 12:05:07 PM »
It is a TRD off road Premium, every option. sticker on window was 41K, nobody pays sticker price. Last Chev pick up I bought sticker was 49K and it was just an average equipped gas truck. Just filled up for the first time, 270 miles, 13.5 gallons=  20MPG
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When the chips are down..... the buffalo is empty!!

I do not shop at Amazon

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #18 on: January 02, 2018, 02:52:36 PM »
It is a TRD off road Premium, every option. sticker on window was 41K, nobody pays sticker price. Last Chev pick up I bought sticker was 49K and it was just an average equipped gas truck. Just filled up for the first time, 270 miles, 13.5 gallons=  20MPG
Carl

Are those 4runners still running the 4.0 liter V6? I have that engine in my Tacoma it's got a lot of power. They switched engines for the new Tacoma though

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #19 on: January 02, 2018, 03:27:28 PM »
the paper work says 4 liter, ???
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #20 on: January 02, 2018, 03:56:11 PM »
Have they re-geared them yet or are they still running on the same 5 speed transmission designed in the early 1990's?
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #21 on: January 02, 2018, 04:37:17 PM »
Nice rig.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #22 on: January 02, 2018, 04:47:49 PM »
We have a 2015 sr5 and love it.  Doesn't matter the style of driving it gets 20 mpg.  Amazing rigs..... congrats on a great vehicle.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #23 on: January 03, 2018, 01:13:27 AM »
Have they re-geared them yet or are they still running on the same 5 speed transmission designed in the early 1990's?
I can't say if the new ones are the same, but at least until a few years ago the 4.0 was backed up with a sealed 5-speed automatic. Autos used on the previous 3.4 were 4-speeds.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #24 on: January 03, 2018, 07:06:11 AM »
IMO best looking SUV on the market. Seen a new black 4Runner in Walmarts parking lot last Sunday morning. It was all blacked out, black aftermarket bumpers, black roof rack, black wheels, it was awesome and beautiful.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #25 on: January 03, 2018, 09:01:23 AM »
They are solid rides - here's a bit of advice, if the back wiper stops working out of the blue, roll the back window all the way down and back up.  The wiper will then work again.  This happened on my wife's 14 and I almost lost my mind  :chuckle: - it's a know glitch on these rigs.
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #26 on: January 03, 2018, 06:01:33 PM »
WYF Carl, no bloody coyotes haqnging from the roof rack, Your slippin Dude .   :chuckle:
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #27 on: January 05, 2018, 12:06:46 PM »
Welcome to the club, 4th gen owner here!  :tup:

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #28 on: January 10, 2018, 05:34:04 PM »
3rd fill up today, 21mpg. :)
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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #29 on: January 11, 2018, 09:55:21 AM »
I want to get the wife the TRD one. But she wants an Audi SQ5 SUV. How can I️ barrow that to take up the mountains. I need to keep up the pressure

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #30 on: January 13, 2018, 09:41:43 AM »
Congrats! We bought a 2016 SR5 and love it. My wife was rear ended in it 3 months after we bought it, she was sitting still at a light and a Buick 4 door sedan was doing about 25, the Buick was totaled and the 4Runner had minimal damage. My wife was 5 months pregnant at the time and was completely fine. They are great rigs!

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #31 on: January 13, 2018, 11:02:49 AM »
Congrats! We bought a 2016 SR5 and love it. My wife was rear ended in it 3 months after we bought it, she was sitting still at a light and a Buick 4 door sedan was doing about 25, the Buick was totaled and the 4Runner had minimal damage. My wife was 5 months pregnant at the time and was completely fine. They are great rigs!
Texting, I'm sure.... How do you miss a stopped car at a light otherwise?

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
« Reply #32 on: January 13, 2018, 05:00:17 PM »
Congrats! We bought a 2016 SR5 and love it. My wife was rear ended in it 3 months after we bought it, she was sitting still at a light and a Buick 4 door sedan was doing about 25, the Buick was totaled and the 4Runner had minimal damage. My wife was 5 months pregnant at the time and was completely fine. They are great rigs!
Texting, I'm sure.... How do you miss a stopped car at a light otherwise?
You must have missed that it was a Buick. Driver must have been elderly.

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Re: Bought a 4runner today
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 :yeah: haha! Older, but not enough to be used as an excuse

 

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