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09 secondary air filter

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ClemsonTacoma, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:04 AM
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    ClemsonTacoma

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    i searched but couldnt find it, in this wright up http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/technical-chat/4838-cheap-free-mods-4.html and i went to do it and i think on the 09's the air filter is in a diff spot and i couldnt get the cover off easily, i dont want to yank it and break it. even though its under warranty i dont want to chance it does anybody have a wrihgt up on the 09 4.0 V6 secondary air filter removal?
     
  2. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:06 AM
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    TacoCo

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    It's in the same spot on the '09s. You have to break it to remove it, so if you're not comfortable with that, then don't do it.
     
  3. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:11 AM
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    i ment the case of the air filter [​IMG]
    in my truck it on the top left where that hose is but in the wright up its a whole seperate box
     
  4. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:13 AM
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    Dont remove it. No gains to be had by removeing it on the V6.
     
  5. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:23 AM
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    oh, thanks...i prob sound dumb asking..but as this is my first vehicle and my dad not good with engines i dont have any experience
     
  6. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:24 AM
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    Do "dumb" questions here....have you looked around? :D
     
  7. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:27 AM
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    haha thats true, but my dad dosent even want me to mod it for another 4 years...then its mine but hes ok with little things
     
  8. Jun 25, 2009 at 10:28 AM
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    Gotcha! ;)
     
  9. Jun 25, 2009 at 11:19 AM
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    i 2nd that, i believe that gadget did a writeup over on xr-underground proving no gains...
     
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