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best quick shifter?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by franzcars, Mar 11, 2011.

?

which SS

Poll closed Apr 10, 2011.
  1. trd

    3 vote(s)
    25.0%
  2. urd

    9 vote(s)
    75.0%
  1. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    sorry for the noob question but my dad was wondering which was better ? trd or urd? he likes oem stuff better but wants to know what u guys run.
     
  2. 6spdtaco

    6spdtaco Well-Known Member

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    no problems with the TRD here.
     
  3. HomerTaco

    HomerTaco That "grill guy" Vendor

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    URD. Simple instal & uses the stock shifter.
    Best bet IMHO...
    :thumbsup:
     
  4. mixplatexr

    mixplatexr NGDEUCE

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    both are great SS. If you got the cash, I'd say go with TRD. If not URD is an awesome SS. It's what I have, it's cheap and easy to install, well worth the money. Both great products.
     
  5. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    thanks for the quick response. also how many miles have u driven with the new shifter
     
  6. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    Automatic is the quickest!:D

    I have read that most prefer the URD unit.
     
  7. HomerTaco

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    +20K since the install. Zero issues. :cool:
     
  8. 6spdtaco

    6spdtaco Well-Known Member

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    30xxx on the TRD. It was a gift so it wasn't about price for me.
     
  9. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    have u had any probs with either? the trd seems to have the shifts by the temp controls and the umd has issues with reverse
     
  10. island808

    island808 Me l've got brains.

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    right arm... :)
     
  11. HomerTaco

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    Reverse issue goes away after u drive it for a while....
     
  12. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    good to hear. about how long it take u guys to install?
     
  13. HomerTaco

    HomerTaco That "grill guy" Vendor

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    30min or so....
     
  14. Bryan07sport

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    i have no problem with the urd. just get nervous when its in for service or valet and watch how long it takes people to figure out getting it into reverse. i have not noticed the reverse get any easier, but once you get the quick "slap" it left method down, you're golden.
     
  15. Coupe

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    Lots baby!
    If you slap it into reverse, it goes much easier. Sounds crazy, but it works.
     
  16. island808

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    is there another method? Am I supposed to be pushing down on this thing like a VW?
     
  17. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    good to hear. so im guessing no one can find a way to fix the reverse? and just making sure, the urd 05+ 2.7 taco will fit on the 5 speed rite?
     
  18. Coupe

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    Lots baby!

    You do not push down.

    Towards the driver and forward. The slap methods works best.
     
  19. franzcars

    franzcars [OP] I'm different, in a different way

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    wait is that for the 6 speed? cuz the 5 is far rite and down
     
  20. Azjohn

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