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Another *identify this part* thread....

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Janster, Sep 28, 2010.

  1. Sep 28, 2010 at 10:26 AM
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    Janster

    Janster [OP] Old & Forgetful

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    Hey Gang,
    What is this thing? What does it do or control?
    I have 07 TRD Sport 4.0L with towing pkg (if that matters to you)

    Located right in front of the battery (nearest headlights)

    [​IMG]
     
  2. Sep 28, 2010 at 10:42 AM
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    Ese Loco

    Ese Loco Taco Man Sam

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    Its the ballast for your headlights.
     
  3. Sep 28, 2010 at 10:43 AM
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    Janster

    Janster [OP] Old & Forgetful

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    Nope...
     
  4. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:11 AM
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    Janster

    Janster [OP] Old & Forgetful

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    I was peering into the engine bay of a 2010 truck and it didn't have one.... If it did have one, it wasn't mounted in the same location.
     
  5. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:15 AM
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    Tacomanator

    Tacomanator Boiling denim and bangin whores

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    i have one also on my 05.
     
  6. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:18 AM
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    iSTIZO99

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    x4 in same location....2010 w/ tow package. I was wondering the same thing when I was looking in the engine bay last weekend.
     
  7. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:25 AM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Also have wondered the same thing. :popcorn:
     
  8. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:30 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Fuel Pump Resistor
     
  9. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:32 AM
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    Yep
     
  10. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:33 AM
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    i too have one. 07
     
  11. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:35 AM
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    AndrewFalk

    AndrewFalk Science!

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    :)
    Interesting thought...
     
  12. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:47 AM
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    Try it out and report back. :)
     
  13. Sep 28, 2010 at 11:58 AM
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    Removal of the resistor will not allow the pump to operate when the ignition is on. Your idea seems plausible.........
     
  14. Sep 28, 2010 at 12:10 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

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    I got it on my 2007
     
  15. Sep 28, 2010 at 12:10 PM
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    xroller

    xroller Blowin by em sideways

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    Try tapping on it..... Watch the show inside your cab happen..... if i'm not mistaken.... that is an impact sensor.
     
  16. Sep 28, 2010 at 12:13 PM
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