Just got a used Maranda camper for my Tacoma. Before this, I had Northern Light and before that, a 4WC.
This is a new, more simple and much lighter option for me @ 440 pounds. Plus, it doubles as more space for work without concern I'm going to damage or scratch something.
Anyways, I needed...
FS - Northern Lite 6'10" Cabover - 1996 - Fits Tacoma - $8,500 Northern California
We are selling our 6'10" Northern Lite camper.
100% Fiberglass Shell. Light and Durable!
Condition: Very good, (interior and exterior have no issues)
Weight: 1,050 (dry)
I can take some pics soon. In the meantime, I don't believe the layout has changed so check out the Northern Lite page. Also, I think they stopped production on this size. It's a bummer. I looked for a long time to find this exact camper, all over the west and found this one about an hour from...
Here's a pic of our Northern Lite. We moved from a 4WC to a hitop van to this. Really enjoying:
Reliability of Tacoma and 4x4.
Not popping the roof
Permanent bed, (no slide out and full time access to stove and sink)
We really have no issue with the height or weight. We take it slow...
I'm not looking to bash Toyota. My wife and I both drive Tacomas and are really happy. I'm a fan, but a buddy is going through a nightmare situation with his rusty frame and I think it is only fair that I share the story.
Basically, he was approved for frame replacement, and now they want 5k...
Here's a diagram that I'm looking for comment on. The details are this:
2006 Tacoma w/ 130 amp alternator
Wired with a Marinco 3 pin plug from 4WC
1996 Northern Lite Camper with 7 pin
I want to add an aux battery and a separator.
1 - Do I need the Sure Power 200 amp...
I just saw a few upclose exterior shots of their boat rack on another forum so I emailed NL to see if there is a dealer in the states I could buy from.
My taco is a 2006, 4 door with a 6 foot bed, TRD Sport. I added air bags when I travelled with our 4 wheel camper. I know it's heavy but I take...