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2wd sucks

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by blackbetty28, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Mar 10, 2009 at 6:34 AM
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    blackbetty28

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    has anyone noticed how much your 2wd sucks. Correct me if im wrong,but because if were not locked its an open diff which is the worst to have right?
     
  2. Mar 10, 2009 at 6:35 AM
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    neontrail

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  3. Mar 10, 2009 at 6:45 AM
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    Some trucks have the mechanical LSD (05-08) and others have the auto LSD (09+).

    If you don't have the LSD (either of them), then yeah....you have an open diff.

    2WD Rear wheel drive vehicles usually do suck (in wet/snow/etc) because there's no weight back there.
     
  4. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:01 AM
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    Camppentaco

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    What application are you using it in? They only suck if you're trying to use a 2wd where your would need a 4wd. I love my 2wd, I just don't bring it in situations where I would have needed a 4wd. :D
     
  5. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:18 AM
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  6. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:26 AM
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    Packman73

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    Yours might but my 2WD doesn't.
     
  7. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:41 AM
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    El Duderino 480

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    i took mine out to santiago trail and mine did wonders, i only got stuck twice throughout the entire trip and it was cause of stupid rocks..
     
  8. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:42 AM
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    rmb_crew

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    My 2WD is awesome.
     
  9. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:44 AM
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  10. Mar 10, 2009 at 7:45 AM
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    Yours may suck, however mine doesn't. Mine managed to get out of a place where my friends Z71 in 4lo couldn't.
     
  12. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:10 AM
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    I've had no problem taking my sucky 2wd anywhere I want to go...
     
  13. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:21 AM
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    Zombie Runner

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    2wd's do not suck. Ive taken my truck through some pretty nasty stuff and all i have is the lsd in the rear.
    However, there are certain places I wont take my truck bc i dont want to get into a situation where i cant get out if needed.
    But, with the right driver 2wd is very capable
     
  14. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:22 AM
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    SocalMan22

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    I like my 2wd alot its got me everywhere with no prob.
     
  15. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:28 AM
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    I think we have all seen enough bashing of 2wd's lately. Are we gonna have to make a seperate forum for 2wd's and 4wd's or can we all just get along!?!?!
     
  16. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:30 AM
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    offroading is not all about 4wd.....its more abt the driver, if you can drive you can take a 2wd almost anywhere....:)
     
  17. Mar 10, 2009 at 9:35 AM
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    Jester243

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    WE can and do get along, but you just can't start off a thread with the declaration that 2WD sucks. It has it's limitations and we are all aware of that. I can get stuck in my 4WD too if I don't look out.
     
  18. Mar 10, 2009 at 10:09 AM
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    El Duderino 480

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    we can all get along..
     
  19. Mar 10, 2009 at 10:41 AM
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    tacoskim

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    a wise man told me the other day "its not offroading unless someone gets stuck"
     
  20. Mar 10, 2009 at 10:47 AM
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    El Duderino 480

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    i feel proud now..:D
     
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