Articles by: Tim Esterdahl

2005 – 2011 Tacoma Daytime Running Light Lenses TSB

2005 – 2011 Tacoma Daytime Running Light Lenses TSB

Does your 2005-2011 Tacoma have a condition where the inner Daytime Running Light/Turn Signal lens becomes distorted and bubbled in appearance? In addition the inner lens may appear cracked or separated. On September 7, 2011, Toyota recently announced a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) to dealers that it has an updated […]

by November 15, 2011 13 comments Recalls and TSBs
Chevy’s New 2013 Colorado – What To Expect

Chevy’s New 2013 Colorado – What To Expect

After a long wait, details surrounding the 2013/2014 Chevrolet Colorado are finally starting to emerge. Chevrolet’s line of trucks will be getting an update soon and we have the newest information. Production of the “world version” of the Chevrolet Colorado is currently underway in Thailand, the country with the largest […]

by November 14, 2011 15 comments Latest News
SEMA Tacoma 2011 – Long Beach Racers Tacoma

SEMA Tacoma 2011 – Long Beach Racers Tacoma

Excitement over Toyota’s offerings at the 2011 SEMA show in Las Vegas continues with the Long Beach Racers Tacoma. This specialized version of the Tacoma will compete as part of the 2011 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000, and will be driven by Andy Bell, who used to be a freestyle motocross […]

by November 10, 2011 3 comments Featured Tacomas
2011 SEMA Oakley Surf Tacoma

2011 SEMA Oakley Surf Tacoma

Rolling into the 2011 SEMA trade show is the custom Toyota Tacoma Oakley Surf equipped with a variety of rad features to make any surfer droll. It is the must have ride for driving over sandy beaches and then grabbing your board to take on the surf. This specially-modified Tacoma […]

by November 8, 2011 0 comments Featured Tacomas
Toyota Tacoma Performance – ACT Performance Clutch Available

Toyota Tacoma Performance – ACT Performance Clutch Available

Advanced Clutch Treatment (ACT), known for innovate clutches, has publicized clutch kits will improve your Toyota’s performance and operation. These new clutch kits include a street and race clutch designed for the Toyota Tacoma. The Advanced Clutch Treatment Street Clutch Kits, TA3-HDSS, unite the Heavy Duty pressure plate and a […]

by November 4, 2011 0 comments Accessories & Gear
2012 Toyota Tacoma Baja Package Coming Soon

2012 Toyota Tacoma Baja Package Coming Soon

At the 2011 Texas State Fair, Tacoma fans drooled over the pre-production concept car: 2012 Toyota Tacoma TRD T/X Baja Series. This special edition Tacoma will be available in late spring 2012. This series is named after Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula in honor of the Baja 500 and 1000 desert […]

by November 2, 2011 0 comments Latest News
New 2012 Tacoma Rocks with Pandora Internet Radio

New 2012 Tacoma Rocks with Pandora Internet Radio

Toyota’s hottest cars are teaming up with one of the hottest music apps: Pandora! The 2012 version of the well-loved Tacoma features Toyota’s Entune platform. This handy app allows users to look up driving directions, make dinner reservations, purchase movie tickets, and stream music from Pandora and iHeartRadio. As you […]

by October 31, 2011 0 comments Latest News
How to Guide: Install A Toyota Tacoma’s Windshield Yourself

How to Guide: Install A Toyota Tacoma’s Windshield Yourself

Do it yourself windshield replacement for your Toyota Tacoma, while not advisable without prior experience, is entirely feasible if you follow the correct methods and use the right equipment. First, obtain a replacement windshield that meets your vehicle’s specifications (this may be either OEE or OEM), urethane adhesive needed for […]

by October 6, 2011 0 comments Repairs and Maintenance
News Alert: Thieves Targeting Toyota Tacoma in Southern California

News Alert: Thieves Targeting Toyota Tacoma in Southern California

A rash of stolen Toyota pickup trucks in the L.A. and San Fernando Valley areas have led police to believe that the recent outbreak could be part of a larger scheme to resell the stolen Tacomas for cash. The LAPD reports that just last month alone 10 Toyota Tacomas were […]

by September 1, 2011 0 comments Latest News
Automobile Magazine Editors Review Tacoma – What Was Said

Automobile Magazine Editors Review Tacoma – What Was Said

The Editors at Automobile Magazine produced an interesting review of the 2011 Toyota Tacoma a few weeks ago. Generally speaking, they all seemed to find the truck to be a fun ride. However, there were some complaints too. Here’s a summary of that review and some of the highlights:

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Reviews