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A-TRAC/TRAC/AUTO LSD Explained (Easy to understand, I hope!)

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by David K, Jan 19, 2010.

  1. Aug 26, 2012 at 9:48 PM
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    He should have just removed his wheels and installed them on a stock Rubi, problem solved! No need to get all greasy sheesh!
     
  2. Aug 26, 2012 at 9:48 PM
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    Thats good shit right there :rofl:
     
  4. Aug 27, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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    Well, again it is a little reading 101: From the very start I made this thread about how the factory provided traction systems work, and you and others keep wanting to say it isn't as good as a front locker... OK (even I said that is the case in most situations), but a front locker is not sold as a system on the Tacoma. Why is that bit so difficult to comprehend?

    There is no greater traction system factory installed on the Tacoma than A-TRAC. The TRAC system in high range is also much better traction than open differentials only (without it).

    How it works and how to use all the features, is the topic of this thread.

    In all the videos of A-TRAC being used correctly, the A-TRAC vehicles reached the same place as those with lockers, so what if there was some slipping or noise? It still got the Toyota there (and without thousands of dollars extra spent).
     
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    That's nice.:yawn:
     
  7. Aug 27, 2012 at 10:45 AM
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    Why do you bother man??
     
  8. Aug 27, 2012 at 10:58 AM
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    Bored I guess. You?
     
  9. Aug 27, 2012 at 10:59 AM
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    Ehhh...More or less the same.
     
  10. Aug 27, 2012 at 11:01 AM
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    To boredom!
     
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    More or less 53pages of boredom lol..
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    Still never comment on my Videos David.......... No comments????
     
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    the guy in the fj cant drive
     
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    :popcorn:

    Looks like his tires weren't aired down and he wasn't mashing the gas pedal to wake up atrac as dk would say hahahabhahaahhaba
     
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    Not enough beers either!
     
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    Cheers-but I no can have any drinking-Gotta fly in a few hours...
     
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    I just saw the most recent post on page 48 and need to say this:

    This douche hattery by members of this board is the type of crap that has driven me away. I realize no one here could give a shit about that.

    Anyway from my vantage point David K has always done a pretty good job of explaining how ATRAC is and what it's for. He has gone way over the top in an attempt to be helpful. I don't think I've ever seen or him try to be a douche to anyone here - something that I can not say for myself.

    Then we we have the douche nozzles (and I say this with a sense of respect to some of the ass hat wearing crowd since I like most of them too). This flaming shit for some sense of self-aggrandizing, pompous, "I have spools and 54s!" status is just plain silly... or worse yet a good deal of douche hattery. And before you tag me with the same. I already own that for myself. :eek:

    I can add that I do like lockers and since I have it (most of the ass hat crowd now speaking do not - they just, as they would like to say, are Haters.)

    Anyway, carry on if you must.
     
  19. Aug 27, 2012 at 12:44 PM
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    One last thing... David. How many ring and pinions have your toasted? :eek:
     
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