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anyone elses truck kinda chatter when slowing down?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by bigdaddy99, Sep 8, 2011.

  1. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    bigdaddy99

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    Just recently got this truck it has Goodyear Mt's on it not sure if its the tires or what but when i slow down going like 10 or under it chatters a little bit kinda like it has huge knobbie tires or something... not sure if its from the tires or another Tacoma things that happen like the clunk?
     
  2. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:16 PM
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    Where are you feeling the chatter? In the brake pedal, steering wheel maybe?
     
  3. Sep 8, 2011 at 3:52 PM
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    javadoody

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    auto or manual (in gear or out)?
     
  4. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:25 PM
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    its a auto and its gear when slowing down. hard to explain i think it might be a bad trans mount
     
  5. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    My truck chatters when slowing down from 60 to 45.
     
  6. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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    ya whatever it is its weird somewhere in the drivetrain... I am going to start by flipping the block the right way on one side... guy i got it from had one side with the tapered to the front and the other to the back lol then i am going to start replacing stuff trans mount, u-joints etc
     
  7. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    mines does the same exact thing, just replaced the u-joints and carrier bearing last night, no luck there.
     
  8. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:38 PM
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    glad im not the only one lol guess its another yota thing.. lol this thing rides worst than my lifted silverado with the torsion bars cranked on 37s lol but i love it all the same
     
  9. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:41 PM
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    same here my 89 chevy with 38" thornbirds rode smoother cold after sitting for a week (they would flatspot from sitting cause they're non-radial)
     
  10. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    lol ya buddy...
     
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    My truck sorta chatters when riding at slow speeds
     
  12. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:54 PM
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    everyone that is experience this are you running Mud terrains or all terrains?
     
  13. Sep 8, 2011 at 4:56 PM
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    mud terrains here on a 1st gen do the same thing
     
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    ya thats exactly what mine is doin kinda drives me nuts but seems to be pretty normal
     
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    He asked a VERY GOOD QUESTION......;)

    BIG difference from "feeling" and "hearing".....way to many "options" here...45-60, 10-15 Shops make a killing on these "Symptons"....:confused:

    Bigger tires on old brakes.yeee-haaaa then oh $hit.....:rolleyes: even just going MTR's over AT's let us try to "Work" one truck at a time...
     
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    Mine are ATs but it did the same thing when it was stock with stock tires
     
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    Mine makes lots of weird noises all the time :eek:
     
  18. Sep 8, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    its not in the break pedal or wheel its like coming frmo the whole truck but just the back end of it weird i know... but only from like 12-0mph
     
  19. Sep 8, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    What's the specs on your truck? Year, mileage, last maintenance/fluid changes?

    I have 'knobby' tires and don't have any chatter. I would suggest maybe greasing the driveline and changing out the tranny fluid to start.
     
  20. Sep 8, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    its a 2000 prerunner 2.7 sittin on 305/70/17 with 3 inch bl and coil spacers tranny fluid was just changed 20,000 ago so its not that oil is up to date i think it is the driveline im gonna pull the yoke out and grease it along with a new transmission mount prob some u-joints and carrier bearing
     
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