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Brakes

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by GT150, Nov 22, 2009.

  1. Nov 22, 2009 at 8:42 PM
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    GT150

    GT150 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ive got a 2010 Prerunner, any problem with the brakes on these trucks? Pedal seems soft compared to my old GMC truck............Thanks

    Mike
     
  2. Nov 22, 2009 at 8:46 PM
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    NWtacoma

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    no you'll get used to it.
     
  3. Nov 22, 2009 at 9:39 PM
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    Asgard

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    I thought the same thing when I just bought my truck, ask me that today I say it feels just fine.
     
  4. Nov 22, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    rossk35

    rossk35 Do Work Son!

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    Add some ss lines and slotted rotors and the pedal won't be soft anymore.
     
  5. Nov 23, 2009 at 4:27 AM
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    SManZ

    SManZ el tráfico más lento se queda derecha

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    I put Goodridge SS lines and Hawk HPS pads. The difference was very noticeable and I'm happy with them. The soft brake was one of my main gripes about the truck.
     
  6. Nov 23, 2009 at 4:46 AM
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    GT150

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    Thanks for the replys, just hit 1000 miles. I adjusted the rear brakes a little, did some good but still kinda there. I will have them bleed the system when I get a chance to get it back to the dealer.

    Mike
     
  7. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    rwilso03

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    I just traded for my tacoma from a Ford Ranger and yes, it is something that you will get used to. The brakes are definitely softer on these trucks.
     
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