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ATRAC sucking

Discussion in 'Tacoma Videos' started by Rebel Taco 22, Jan 29, 2012.

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  1. Jan 29, 2012 at 3:16 PM
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    Rebel Taco 22

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    :D 2:50 in the video is ATRAC at work. ATRAC vs no ATRAC. and 5 spd vs automatic. Just a little video of an offroading trip that happens to show how ATRAC works. Enjoy.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drXU_TNdSq8
     
  2. Jan 29, 2012 at 6:21 PM
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  3. Jan 29, 2012 at 6:28 PM
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    Looks more like a heavier vehicle vs. a lighter one.....
     
  4. Jan 29, 2012 at 6:41 PM
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    We need another thread discussing A-TRAC.
     
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    what is an a trac :p is it them old tape thingys
     
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    YEEEE-HAW!!!!!:popcorn:
     
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    No I took it with some speed so that's how I made it over. I made it over once with just ATRAC but I didn't record it. The dirt was real soft so going over the first time disturbed it enough to where I couldn't make it.
     
  12. Jan 29, 2012 at 10:46 PM
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    :ohsnap: He brought out the Atrac Alert :D
     
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    where is David K btw, i know he has looked at this thread
     
  15. Jan 30, 2012 at 5:33 AM
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    Well its nothing more amusing then watching ATRAC ridden truck trying to climb a pebble on the trail. Its like watching a few months old baby trying to walk. It huffs and puffs, it stumbles, it rocks back and forth. Then after 15-20 minutes it finally conquers the pebble and you hear a squeal in the CB (I made it).
    I usally wait for people to made over few pebbles before I move, its hard to hypermile while offroading because all that stop and go traffic.:rolleyes:
    :D
     
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    I'm no David K, but A-Trac seemed to do what it was designed to do:confused:. It got him over everything. Not saying its the shit, but it did work. :cool: X2 on the county music :thumbsdown::D
     
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    Yeah it works great for what it is but it isn't a locker. Some people are just scared of technology is all.
     
  19. Jan 30, 2012 at 10:25 AM
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    how many times did that bracket high-five those rocks?
     
  20. Jan 30, 2012 at 10:30 AM
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    Ya, this is very true. But I wouldn't say it sucked in the video. Actually seemed to work pretty well. :notsure:
     
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