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post #1 of 16 Old 09-12-2010, 08:35 AM Thread Starter
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Stolen Tailgate

I live outside houston city limits and wanted to let everyone in the area know to lock their tailgates. Last night someone stole mine along with several others in my area. All F250's and 350's. Surprizing to me the new tailgate cost over 4 thousand dollars with the camera and step bar. WOW. Cops said the tailgate theft is through the roof. They said back your truck in as close to the garage door as possible. Also, I looked at a product that is made by Tuffy which bolts on your tailgate which is suppose to slow them down and maybe they will not steal it making it more difficult. The part is only like 30 dollars. I am fixing their *** right now if they try and come back with sercuity cameras, motion alarms for outside and a nice 2 year old German Shepard that is trained. I know my expenses for these dedurants wasn't cheap, but I hate stuff like this as anyone would and would love to catch them. Hope this doesn't happen to anyone else.
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i hate to hear that... you can also add a little hose clap around the tailgate hinge and that helps.. we had a few go missing at the dealership here in my town..

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there is another company out there that makes a poduuct that bolts the tailgate to the truck where they cant get it off ill find out the name of it and let you know

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you know what they say, big hand big ears big nose big feet he better be packin other wise he's just a goof SOB, I guess if ya cant pack for the ladies mine as well pack heat in the street
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I carry a gun because it's too heavy to carry a cop and they're a ***** to conceal.
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i had a local guy come up to me and try to sell me stolen ones, i turned his *** in


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i hate to hear that... you can also add a little hose clap around the tailgate hinge and that helps.. we had a few go missing at the dealership here in my town..
not trying to high jack or anything but are you a auburn war eagle fan?

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you know what they say, big hand big ears big nose big feet he better be packin other wise he's just a goof SOB, I guess if ya cant pack for the ladies mine as well pack heat in the street
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I carry a gun because it's too heavy to carry a cop and they're a ***** to conceal.
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The name of that company that im talking about it www.jimmijammers.com there stuff is pretty good stuff

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you know what they say, big hand big ears big nose big feet he better be packin other wise he's just a goof SOB, I guess if ya cant pack for the ladies mine as well pack heat in the street
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I carry a gun because it's too heavy to carry a cop and they're a ***** to conceal.
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not trying to high jack or anything but are you a auburn war eagle fan?
I am. and also a Alum!!

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I am. and also a Alum!!
i just moved to auburn in july i love it here im going to community college here and will be going to auburn in a couple of years

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you know what they say, big hand big ears big nose big feet he better be packin other wise he's just a goof SOB, I guess if ya cant pack for the ladies mine as well pack heat in the street
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awesome... im going to make a few games this year... are you at Southern Union?

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awesome... im going to make a few games this year... are you at Southern Union?
yeah i am at southern union, i went to starkville thursday for the game and we are already getting ready for the clemson game saturday

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you know what they say, big hand big ears big nose big feet he better be packin other wise he's just a goof SOB, I guess if ya cant pack for the ladies mine as well pack heat in the street
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I carry a gun because it's too heavy to carry a cop and they're a ***** to conceal.
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