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2.7 limited slip or posi-lock

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by vtragweed, Oct 25, 2008.

  1. Oct 25, 2008 at 2:40 PM
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    does anyone know if the 08 2.7 has a LSD or posi-lock, i was going through my field the other day and i stopped and when i started back my tire slipped and it felt like it grabbed, cause i saw 2 bare spots where both spinned
     
  2. Oct 25, 2008 at 4:34 PM
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    Look at the rear diff. You should see a sticker that says " LSD oil only" or something to that affect. FWIW, not many 4 bangers come with the LS diff, and in a field its easy to spin both tires with an open diff. ALso, with an open diff on the Tacomas, when you turn to the left while spinning, both tires will more easilly spin. When you turn to the right, only one tire will spin. :)
     
  3. Oct 25, 2008 at 4:44 PM
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    is there anyway to make it so it does catch both tires without spending a grand
     
  4. Oct 25, 2008 at 4:59 PM
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    Not as many as the 98..
    Not really, unless you want to do your own custom fab work, and put a posi from some other vehicle on there.
     
  5. Oct 25, 2008 at 5:31 PM
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    Drop the Third member, clean really good with some brake cleaner, let dry, weld all the spider gears, clean all the welding splatter out, clean with some brake cleaner, put everything back together, add oil.
    Now you are Locked! :D
    Cost: about $100.00 if you have a welder. Slightly higher if you have to go buy one.
     
  6. Oct 25, 2008 at 6:35 PM
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    does that mean the rear would be locked all the time
     
  7. Oct 25, 2008 at 6:42 PM
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    Yep! :D
     
  8. Oct 25, 2008 at 6:49 PM
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    you have any other ideas
     
  9. Oct 25, 2008 at 7:13 PM
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    Detroit Tru Track
     
  10. Oct 25, 2008 at 7:15 PM
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    you got a ball park of how much they are
     
  11. Oct 25, 2008 at 7:20 PM
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    you got a ball park of how much they are
     
  12. Oct 25, 2008 at 9:39 PM
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