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2012 tacoma 2.7l need help

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by 2012TacoToy, Feb 3, 2012.

  1. Feb 3, 2012 at 1:16 PM
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    2012TacoToy

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    Im new to the sight and im looking to build my tacoma i just installed my 3in lift kit and im wanting to get tires probably 285/70/r17s I want to put a cold air intake on it but i cant seem to find one and possibly down the road a supercharger but cant seem to find one of those either also anything else that you all think i should do to my truck please help me open to all suggestions thanks have a good day
     
  2. Feb 3, 2012 at 1:18 PM
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    whippersnapper02

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    The stock intake is cold air. Search secondary filter removal. For a blower look at URD.

    Honestly if you are going to spend money on a blower you should have just bought the V6.
     
  3. Feb 3, 2012 at 1:18 PM
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    you can get a cold air intake here bytortruck.com say your from tacoma world and let him know what you want.

    urdusa.com for a supercharger!
     
  4. Feb 3, 2012 at 4:53 PM
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    Rennadair

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    I am also looking for a supercharger for my 08, I dont want a turbo so I guess urd is out of the picture. Is the trd the only one?
     
  5. Feb 3, 2012 at 4:54 PM
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    Search please.
     
  6. Feb 3, 2012 at 4:55 PM
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    sydwayz04

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    sell it and buy a 6 cyl and be done with it, the money u will put into a 4 banger and will never reach a stock 6 cyl. hp, if u bought a 4 cyl brand new why did u not buy a six ?
     
  7. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:02 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    regular cabs don't have the V6 as an option, not matter what trim level.

    and for those of us like the OP, who like a REAL truck with two doors, the 2TR-FE 4 Cyl is the only option.
     
  8. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:08 PM
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    Ya you might want to double check the URD site...it is a supercharger not turbo.
     
  9. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:10 PM
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    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    x2 and TRD doesn't make a supercharger.

    alpine and URD make superchargers, but the Alpine kit was converted from a hilux application so its fit isnt the best.
     
  10. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:13 PM
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    pancho Go home Nubbs, street lights are off!

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    Headers
     
  11. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:20 PM
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    BUCKLE UP! It makes it harder for Aliens to pull you out of your Truck.
    Uh, ya. You didn't buy the speedboat. Ask me how I know. [​IMG]
     
  12. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:20 PM
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    Correction "Header"...its a 4 banger :p
     
  13. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:45 PM
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    Yes I know this.

    Real truck just because of 2 doors? That's the stupidest crap I have ever heard. If you want to go that way then a real truck has 10 wheels and a CAT engine.
     
  14. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:49 PM
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    Another person trying to have a " cruising speed " of 100mph with a 3 inch lift and 33" tires in a 4 banger . SMH
     
  15. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:59 PM
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    pancho Go home Nubbs, street lights are off!

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    Hahhah yes
     
  16. Feb 5, 2012 at 4:39 AM
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    Have to agree. But fact is that if you just want a single cab, then the 4 banger is your only option. And for the record, the 4 banger WITH the URD blower will put more power to the ground than a stock V6 will.. :eek:
     
  17. Feb 5, 2012 at 6:03 AM
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    don't be salty cuz you have a suv with a mini bed.

    historically trucks have been two door, single cab trucks; only within the past decade has this breed of half truck/half car been (the doublecab truck) become popular.
     
  18. Feb 5, 2012 at 7:19 AM
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    forget about cold air intakes they are a complete waste on our 2.7ltr engines. Christian hit the nail on the head-just remove the secondary filter and replace the primary with a afe pro dry. If you could find a supercharger it would be way to costly. save you money and buy a header and regear to 4.56's and you will feel a good torque increase.
     
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    But if you do a lot of highway driving, overgearing will lower mpg
     
  20. Feb 5, 2012 at 8:57 AM
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    When I went from stock wheels and tires to BF Goodrich KM2's (265 75 16) my gas milage went down to 17mpg. After I re-geared I actually gained 1mpg . My gas milage is a hair over 18mpg on long highway trips at an average speed of 75mph. The torque gained (ie: off roading,going up hills and off the line) was well worth it IMHO. Note: my initial milage was about 21mpg before adding 350lbs of armor and adding the km2's
     
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