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2012 Tacoma Question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by fsfty, Apr 25, 2012.

  1. Apr 25, 2012 at 8:31 AM
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    fsfty

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    Do they have Timing Belts or Timing Chains? Thanks.
     
  2. Apr 25, 2012 at 8:43 AM
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    whopper

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    chain, take off your oil fill cap and look down it with a light, they make more noise than a belt
     
  3. Apr 25, 2012 at 8:51 AM
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    Thank you
     
  4. Apr 25, 2012 at 12:47 PM
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    chains have their issues, but at least youll never have to worry about replacing it.
     
  5. Apr 25, 2012 at 3:17 PM
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    drsus

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    oh, you replace chains to, just not as often....ask any hot rodder
     
  6. Apr 25, 2012 at 4:53 PM
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    obviously you will have to replace the whole engine if you drive it long enough, but most of us will never have to replace the timing chain
     
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