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2k mile maintenance?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jypwlkr1545, Apr 19, 2009.

  1. Apr 19, 2009 at 9:28 PM
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    jypwlkr1545

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    Just wanted any feedback on what maintenance should be done for my truck. Its got a little over 2k miles. Anyone who can help, thanks!
     
  2. Apr 19, 2009 at 9:31 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Fill with recomended gasoline. Drive. :)
     
  3. Apr 20, 2009 at 4:15 AM
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    Roland

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    X2 :d
     
  4. Apr 20, 2009 at 4:41 AM
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    DDD

    DDD Shine bright like a hymen

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    I read somewhere that Toyota recommends replacing the engine and transmission every 2,000 miles...
     
  5. Apr 20, 2009 at 5:49 AM
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    That's what the manual says, I talked to a guy that stayed at a Holiday Inn Express once, you can push it to 3,000 to 4,000 if you get the blinker fluid flush at the 2,000 mile service.
     
  6. Apr 20, 2009 at 6:11 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Your thinking of the Ford manuals....:)
     
  7. Apr 20, 2009 at 6:13 AM
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    GT_Taco

    GT_Taco Newbie here

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    Well with all the *GREAT* advice offered so far.. I would just advise you to follow your owner's manual. 5000 mi / 6 mo oil changes.. and there is a detailed maintenance guideline by mileage in your owners book.
     
  8. Apr 20, 2009 at 6:14 AM
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    JeffRock

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    2k mile mantinace usually requires you get new elves under the hood, As well as a new troll under the rear differential change. By 2k they are usually tired and hungry.
     
  9. Apr 20, 2009 at 7:13 AM
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    fletch aka

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    In the Ford manual, there is an entire chapter on how to re-torque the bed bolts. From what I understand not even the factory has read that chapter, any input on that Chris? :D
     
  10. Apr 20, 2009 at 7:19 AM
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    wiscdave

    wiscdave Lets Do It!

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    Couple suggestions..
    I drained my oil at 500 miles and went to synthetic.
    OTHER TO DOs:
    Check tire pressure,
    Check windshield washer fluid
    Put do not steal hose clamp on tailgate.
    Check how tight the spare tire is on...

    Burn out carb a couple of times :)
     
  11. Apr 20, 2009 at 8:12 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Im thinking they havent. :(
     
  12. Apr 20, 2009 at 3:39 PM
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    george3

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    I'd change the oil if you haven't already, cheap Insurance. In prehistoric times you would change oil after the first 500 miles, now they (Toyota) says 5000 but I always do maintenance before mfg schedule, I'm in for the long run.
     
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