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2011 SR5 4x4 front axle (non TRD)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Tepidy, Apr 8, 2011.

  1. Apr 8, 2011 at 3:58 AM
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    Tepidy

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    This has probably been discussed already. In 4wd low is the front axle auto LSD or is only one front wheel powered. Thanks
     
  2. Apr 8, 2011 at 4:00 AM
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    No LSD, it is an open diff, so if one wheel is off the ground it will spin free in 4 low.

    Unless you do the yellow wire mod, in that case it will act as if it were in 4 hi and TRAC will kick in.
     
  3. Apr 8, 2011 at 12:34 PM
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    Thanks brother. Have to look into detroit and see if they make a trutrac for the front.
     
  4. Apr 8, 2011 at 2:09 PM
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    will that work if I just have the sr5 4x4 and not the trd (I do not have atrac)
     
  5. Apr 8, 2011 at 2:21 PM
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    sounds interesting, what exactly is being done when the "yellow wire" mod is done?
     
  6. Apr 8, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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  7. Apr 8, 2011 at 7:08 PM
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    Yep, and a good number of people have been running it now with no negative consequences.
     
  8. Apr 9, 2011 at 1:58 AM
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    big help brother - thanks
     
  9. Apr 9, 2011 at 4:12 AM
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    I keep meaning to do the mod, it is a simple cutting of a wire... but I am just waiting for my first warranty to expire (no idea why)...
     
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