1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Anybody ever use their clutch start cancel?

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by johnsmith195011, Jun 20, 2011.

  1. Jun 20, 2011 at 11:37 AM
    #1
    johnsmith195011

    johnsmith195011 [OP] Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2011
    Member:
    #53563
    Messages:
    19
    Gender:
    Male
    Boone NC
    Vehicle:
    95 lx
    my truck has a clutch start cancel button right beside the steering wheel. I know what its for but I've never used it.
     
  2. Jun 20, 2011 at 1:52 PM
    #2
    Madjik_Man

    Madjik_Man The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2009
    Member:
    #26893
    Messages:
    13,096
    Gender:
    Male
    Boulder, CO
    Vehicle:
    1998 Ext Cab 4x4 TRD 5MT sunfire red pearl
    About 25 pounds of spray paint and vinyl dye
    I think once. When it was in my driveway... just to see wtf happens.
     
  3. Jun 20, 2011 at 1:54 PM
    #3
    DSMissed

    DSMissed Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2009
    Member:
    #25739
    Messages:
    373
    Gender:
    Female
    First Name:
    Kerri
    Lead South Dakota
    Vehicle:
    06 4x4 TRD OR
    3" lift with adjustable shocks and AAL, TPS disabled, anytime locker mod, MOOG greasable ball joints and adjustment pins, URD M3 s/c, Pioneer nav headunit, xplod 1000w amp, 10" infinity sub, tinted windows, lightly tinted tails, color matched front grill with blacked out emblem. Do battle scars count as mods?? =D
    I use it all the time in the winter so I don't have to get in to start it and let it warm up.
     
  4. Jun 20, 2011 at 8:44 PM
    #4
    Indian Shifter

    Indian Shifter Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2011
    Member:
    #49170
    Messages:
    190
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Ashil
    Oregon
    Vehicle:
    2011 White DC TRD Sport 4x4 Manual

    x2 whilst I have my morning blah:rasta:
     
  5. Jun 20, 2011 at 8:44 PM
    #5
    Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota The Welfare Cadilac

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2009
    Member:
    #27357
    Messages:
    4,247
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Michael
    South Carolina
    Vehicle:
    04 Tacoma 4x4, V6, 5spd
    Squattin'
    Everytime I start it.
     
  6. Jun 20, 2011 at 8:50 PM
    #6
    NelsonTacoma

    NelsonTacoma This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Member:
    #33969
    Messages:
    2,080
    Gender:
    Male
    Tucson, AZ
    Vehicle:
    06 PreRunner TRD Sport 03 4Runner Limited 4wd
    Bilstein 5100's , 6000k HID Hi/Low Kit, Magnaflow Muffler, 1.5 inch AP Wheel Spacers, Mudflap Delete
    I use it when working on other peoples trucks (mine doesn't have it). It's a lot easier to start it while working on it from outside instead of climbing in. Plus I'm lazy.....
     
  7. Jun 20, 2011 at 8:50 PM
    #7
    especk

    especk Nothin' Special

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2010
    Member:
    #42041
    Messages:
    2,449
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Erik
    Redding, CA
    Vehicle:
    2010 Tacoma Reg Cab 4x4
    3" OME lift with 885 coils on nitrocharger 90000 shocks with 5mm trim packer on driver's side, TC UCAs, Rear OME Dakar leafs with nitrocharger shocks, All-pro U-bolt flip kit and 3* Toytec shims, extended rear brakelines, 16" Raceline Rockcrusher 887 wheels with 3.6" backspacking, BFG KM2 305/70/16 tires, Doug Thorley header, Doug Thorley catback exhaust, Volant CAI with ram air, Weathertech floor mats, Kicker 12" sub, Kenwood 500W RMS amp, Relentless Fab front and rear bumpers, 4.88 gears, custom flatbed with swing out tire carrier
    me too
     
  8. Jun 20, 2011 at 8:53 PM
    #8
    bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Member:
    #42529
    Messages:
    6,000
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Steve
    San Jose CA
    Vehicle:
    '11 Std Cab 4x4 5sp
    OME suspension, ARB Air Lockers, CBI/Relentless/Pelfrey armor, HAM radio
    Yeah. Engine compression to hold in position while in gear, then turn it over to start moving.

    Doesn't work when you're stalled on a step that you need gas to get over.

    I think the time you'd most want to use it would be a low traction surface when you didn't want to slip the clutch and risk triggering wheelspin on startup.
     
  9. Jun 20, 2011 at 9:01 PM
    #9
    medic2230

    medic2230 Ditch Doctor

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2008
    Member:
    #9942
    Messages:
    26,914
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Murph
    Bama! Roll Tide
    Vehicle:
    2011 Taco 4x4 DCLB
    20% Tint, OME 3"complete lift with Dakar's, Light Racing UCA's, 285/75/16 Nitto Terra Grapplers, 10 HP TW sticker, Ultraguage, B.A.M.F. Rock Sliders, MedicFab Bed Rack, Relentless front bumper
    Use it all the time to start the truck. Put my stuff in on the passenger side reach over hit it and start it up.
     
  10. Jun 20, 2011 at 9:08 PM
    #10
    DCW

    DCW Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2010
    Member:
    #47948
    Messages:
    399
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    David
    Reno, Nevada
    Vehicle:
    2011 TRD DC Off Road
    TRD exhaust, front skidplate,5100s@1.75
    I used it a few times in my FJ, if I stalled it on a hill 4wheelin in 4 lo just hit the button and turn the key and it wouldn't roll back just start climbing.
     
  11. Jun 20, 2011 at 11:23 PM
    #11
    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2008
    Member:
    #4500
    Messages:
    49,525
    Gender:
    Male
    ID
    Vehicle:
    07 Tacoma Speedway Blue Trd 4x4
    -Nitro 4.56 gears - Arb Front and Rear lockers. -Rear Swing out bumper Curiosity of ( Dept .94) https://www.facebook.com/Dept94 -Tinted, -ProComp 6 inch lift with Icon Coil overs and Bilstein's 7100Resi -315/70/17 - 17x8 in Pro Comp Matte black rims 4.5 bs -East Coast Gear Supply Sliders -ALL Pro EXP LEaf pack -Camburg UCA's -CAB mount CHOP
    i use mine all the time. very helpful when offroading on a incline and cant push the clutch all the way .
     
  12. Jun 20, 2011 at 11:28 PM
    #12
    bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Member:
    #42529
    Messages:
    6,000
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Steve
    San Jose CA
    Vehicle:
    '11 Std Cab 4x4 5sp
    OME suspension, ARB Air Lockers, CBI/Relentless/Pelfrey armor, HAM radio
    Perhaps you need to move the driver seat forward a notch or two, also?
     
  13. Jun 21, 2011 at 5:18 PM
    #13
    45acp

    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2009
    Member:
    #20861
    Messages:
    6,481
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jonathan
    Boring, Wisconsin
    Vehicle:
    bone stock / unmolested 04 2.7L
    x3 or whatever number it is we're at now.:D
     
  14. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:16 PM
    #14
    Rebel Taco 22

    Rebel Taco 22 mall crawler

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2011
    Member:
    #53387
    Messages:
    1,602
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Parker
    Birmingham, AL
    Vehicle:
    04 taco 4x4 TRD Debadged
    Shrockworks front bumper Shrockworks sliders Tacoma sport rims painted grey 285/70/17 BFG KM2 AEM cold air intake Grey wire mod Donahoe/Icon coilovers 4crawler 1'' BL CBI cutbed rear bumper Bud-Built skids Inchworm e-locker skid
    Every single time i start it.
     
  15. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:24 PM
    #15
    tacobo670

    tacobo670 if you have to ask, u can't afford it

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Member:
    #29864
    Messages:
    1,878
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Ray
    Las Vegas
    Vehicle:
    Tacoma Sport 4x4 AC 6spd
    Super cherry n some champion stuff on the side
    fuck it. i never use mine. only unless i wanna start my truck w/o having to get in it. then i use it, which is sometimes 60% of the time, every time.
     
  16. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:35 PM
    #16
    pootermobile

    pootermobile Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2010
    Member:
    #47184
    Messages:
    156
    Gender:
    Male
    Florida
    Vehicle:
    06 DBL cab 4WD V6 6-speed Debadged
    De-Flapped, All-Weather Floor Mats, Blue LED dome light, De-badged, BMW shift knob, 8K HIDs in headlights and fogs, Fog light relay MOD, 3" Coil-spring spacers, 1.5" rear blocks, 17" ProComp 7033s, 285/70R17 Nitto Terra Grapplers, Ebay 7" touch screen head unit, TEKstyle snap button tonneau cover
    all the time. let the truck warm up before every use plus i'm that lazy.
     
  17. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:42 PM
    #17
    allmotorrex

    allmotorrex Grove St. Fabrication

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2010
    Member:
    #42441
    Messages:
    13,658
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Gideon
    Memphis 901
    Vehicle:
    08 SR5 4wd 2.7
    4.88s w/h rear Powertrax locker, Fox 2.5 Ext. RR COs, Camburg 1.25” ucas, Fox 12" smooth body RR, BAMF shock kit, AP 3" springs, ext. brake lines, 315/75/16 BFG KM2, 16x10" custom beadlocks, BFF front hybrid, GSF rear HC, Relentless Fab ifs skid, BAMF lca skids, BAMF k/o sliders, X2O 10K comp. winch, TP glass fenders, OKled 20"bar, EBS dimpled/slotted rotors, EBS green pads, K&N 63 CAI, LCE headers, FM Super 44 w/h turn down, URD MAF cali., LCE Dual Comp clutch, URD ss, TMPer M1 Abrams shift knob, Amsoil oil, Cobra 75wxst w/h 4' firestix, ARB compressor, Grillcraft, FXR TRS, T1 eyelids, 500 hellas w/h 6k hid conv., custom ADV Monster model 60 lights, bed lights, speedo light mod, Glow Shift volt/oil pres gauges, Glow shift 2g column pod, Optima yellow tops dual battery setup w/h IBS system, Pioneer DEH-P7200HD head unit, Pioneer 600W 4ch & 350w 2ch amps for doors and sub, Wet Oakle covers, Weather Tech
    just joining the club for this answer
     
  18. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:50 PM
    #18
    odomandr

    odomandr Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 14, 2011
    Member:
    #56643
    Messages:
    2,247
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Andy
    Denver, CO
    Vehicle:
    2010 DCSB SSM TRDOR
    Icon, Toytec, Nitto, SPC, BAMF, Relentless, Leer
    i think i read somewhere that said not to use it unless the clutch was not disengaging or something to that effect. i used it once
     
  19. Jun 21, 2011 at 6:53 PM
    #19
    Blue

    Blue You're my boy blue

    Joined:
    Mar 14, 2010
    Member:
    #33255
    Messages:
    3,002
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Dylan
    Sierras
    Vehicle:
    ex 99 current 04 TRD
    I use it 20% of the time
     
  20. Jun 21, 2011 at 7:53 PM
    #20
    Madjik_Man

    Madjik_Man The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2009
    Member:
    #26893
    Messages:
    13,096
    Gender:
    Male
    Boulder, CO
    Vehicle:
    1998 Ext Cab 4x4 TRD 5MT sunfire red pearl
    About 25 pounds of spray paint and vinyl dye
    So you start your truck with it in gear?
     
To Top