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12 mpg???????????????????????

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by huntertodd, Sep 11, 2009.

  1. Sep 11, 2009 at 9:38 PM
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    huntertodd

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    :confused:i have a 3.4 V6 auto and am getting terrible milage the rucks got 137K miles, 15" rims with 31x10.50s,cold air intake,flowmaster 40, bored out cylinders,custom programing,327 gears,synthetic oil, and a few more minor mods but shoulnt it be getting better milage than this??????:confused:
     
  2. Sep 11, 2009 at 9:44 PM
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    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Define "Custom Programming".
     
  3. Sep 11, 2009 at 9:51 PM
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    up graded computer with diffrent shift point
     
  4. Sep 11, 2009 at 9:53 PM
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    What kind of programmer? Did you adjust the fuel trim?
     
  5. Sep 11, 2009 at 9:56 PM
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    adjusted nothin with the fuel just changed the shift points to a slight bit lower RPM but not so low that its in too high of a gear to get it going
     
  6. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:04 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Ok. Is your truck a 4x4, Ext Cab, Also..How much did you bore the engine, and what pistons were used?
     
  7. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:06 PM
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    now that i couldnot tell u but 10K ago it was gettin 19-22 on the road then it just dropped?
     
  8. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:06 PM
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    What year is your truck?
     
  9. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:09 PM
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  10. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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    Without knowing the programmer used, or anything else, its a shot in the dark, but it could be your MAF, IAC, or O2/AF sensor.
     
  11. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    Maybe your gears. 3:27 gears sound too low for the Tacoma if its 4x4
     
  12. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:14 PM
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    yea a do a lot of hard pullin that i honestly shoulnt do with it and i know its very hard on it but still it gettin that bad of millage with no trailor on the highway running 55 but i think its the sensior but i need the low end power thats y i put 327 gears in it
     
  13. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    3:27 arent giving you power....You should be running 3:73's or higher. I think your pulling a gear that made for a car, and not a truck.
     
  14. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:21 PM
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    so what would u recomend switching them out to?
     
  15. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    At least 3:73's...Personally, 4:10's would be best.
     
  16. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:33 PM
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    ok man thanks one more question when my truck is in park and i but my foot on the brake and put it in drive it really seems like it kanda slams into drive and reverse hard and when it does it makes a cling type noise????
     
  17. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    Could be a bad U joint
     
  18. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:41 PM
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    but u dont think its anything serious??
     
  19. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:41 PM
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    chris4x4

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    It should be replaced, if thats what it is. You could loose you drive shaft while driving.....
     
  20. Sep 11, 2009 at 10:44 PM
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    yea well u know how when any truck is in park and off u can roll it about 2-4 inches before the gear grabs and stops it for example sittin in the yard gettin behing it when the trucks off and just pushing it u can hear somethin click-tick
     
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