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04 tacoma engine swaps

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by arturo lopez, Apr 30, 2013.

  1. Apr 30, 2013 at 1:29 PM
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    arturo lopez

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    YES, I WANT TO KNOW IF A 4.0 DOHC V6 FIT IN A 04 TACOMA DOUBLE CAB??
     
  2. Apr 30, 2013 at 1:29 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    bolts right up.
     
  3. Apr 30, 2013 at 3:41 PM
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    oldblue1968chevy

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  4. Apr 30, 2013 at 3:42 PM
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    steve o 77

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    yeah, you just cut out the old motor mounts, weld up some new ones, machine an adapter plate for the transmission, and splice in the ECU to the truck harness. Then it bolts right up.
     
  5. Apr 30, 2013 at 3:43 PM
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    Bmack04

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    I seriously doubt it just bolts right up.
     
  6. Apr 30, 2013 at 4:07 PM
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    gainman

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    Actually you just have to hook up jumper cables between the batteries, but instead of the negative to negative you connect those to the top of the engine. Then the motors actually swap themselves when you put it in 4th gear
     
  7. Apr 30, 2013 at 4:08 PM
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    steve o 77

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    oh sweet, I'll have to try that when I throw the 6bt in my truck.
     
  8. Apr 30, 2013 at 4:12 PM
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    davidpick

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    you're new here, so i'll translate what these other members are saying:
    if you have to ask... you probably aren't qualified to do the job.
     
  9. Apr 30, 2013 at 4:17 PM
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    07COMA801

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    Haha:rolleyes:
     
  10. Apr 30, 2013 at 7:58 PM
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    gainman

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    Don't be mean to the guy.

    For the real answer, no it will not fit in a double cab, but it will fit in regular and extended cabs.
     
  11. Apr 30, 2013 at 9:44 PM
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    Mr. Biscuits

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    I LOL'd :p
     
  12. May 1, 2013 at 6:33 PM
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    ROFL!!!
     
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