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Old 12-13-2007, 03:06 PM   #1
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Toyota tail gate cracks

Well all that are talking about the looverd tail gate toyotas new tundra now has a warning that it only holds 200 lbs max as it bends,, like if 2 guys sit on it , or you load you 4 wheerler up on it or any thing over 200 lbs the hindges break or it kinks or the cable breaks , take off the gate and put on a loovered , its stornger john
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Old 12-13-2007, 03:18 PM   #2
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Gee, John, that may have taken us to page 17 on the other thread!! Ha Ha,

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Old 12-13-2007, 03:22 PM   #3
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it mite take us to page 20 here
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Old 12-13-2007, 03:45 PM   #4
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...I think I saw a video somewhere of the Tundra box shaking so bad it looked like it was gonna come off the truck...
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Old 12-14-2007, 02:29 AM   #5
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I won't probably ever own a Toyota (never have), but that is not really too much of an issue as I see it. Ever seen those GM trucks in the 70's or 80's where when the hood hinges got stiff, the hood folded in the middle. I had a 03 Chevy that had to have the tail gate support cables replaced on a recall. Some had apparently rusted badly, allowing someone to hit the ground. I don't think GM addressed the cable issue correctly though, as the ends on my 04 GMC are rusted. What good is a stainless cable if the ends rust off. Great engineering huh?
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