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Old 05-15-2020, 06:40 PM
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Nice, I dig the color.
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Old 05-15-2020, 10:03 PM
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Looks nice, Ian. Is that color still Salsa Red Pearl, or do they call it something else now?
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Thanks.

They call it "Barcelona red" now, Doug...but at least it's still metallic. Several non-metallic paints available for these, which I really couldn't warm up to. Wanted something in "a color" this time around, not on the neutral palate (although I'd have bought the darker gray without hesitation if the deal worked out right).

Still flipping through the owner's manual- this thing has lots of crap I don't want, but at least from what I've experienced Toyota does a better job than some of making the features work as intended...evidently there's an app I can install on my phone to do something, although I'm not yet clear just what it does or why I want it.
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Sharp looking truck Ian. I'm not much for red but that is a nice color
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Old 05-16-2020, 09:39 AM
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I'm usually not a fan of red either- and if the blue was still the metallic one they had in '17 (fairly similar to your Ford), it would've been my pick...but it's not, and everything else is some kind of non-color color.
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I feel a road trip coming on.
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Soon as I can travel, I hope so.

Already missed my planned spring trip down to Kentucky and Tennessee.

I'll have to double check, but I think I had the Ford in 14 states...maybe I can beat that with this one.
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I also feel a new avatar coming on......
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Nice truck.
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Good looking truck, really like the color!
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