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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by madmat, Jun 11, 2008.

  1. madmat

    madmat [OP] bumpy

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    Well I am a v8 guy but I am tired of my foxbody and want to do something different. My work is saleing a 1998 tacoma 2.4l 5 speed with 272k miles, the truck is in good shape, but needs a clutch the price is cheap. I was wondering if it would be worth my time to put a new clutch in and a supercharger kit if I can find one. I am wanting a good daily drive that can run with the local street cars. Any info or ideas would be great:D.
     
  2. Anthony999

    Anthony999 Well-Known Member

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    Definitely do it.
     
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    welcome to tw
     
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    lsocoee My hair is all natural Thor

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    If you can buy the truck and fix it for $4000, then I would go for it.
     
  5. madmat

    madmat [OP] bumpy

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    Do they make a supercharger kit for that year and engine:confused:
     
  6. Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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  7. madmat

    madmat [OP] bumpy

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    Cool the supercharger kit looks sweet.

    I have one quetion do these trucks come with a speed limiter and can they be removed?
     
  8. Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Speed limiter? or are you talking about a Rev limiter?
     
  9. madmat

    madmat [OP] bumpy

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    speed limiter
     
  10. Khaos

    Khaos Well-Known Member

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    I wouldn't supercharge a truck with nearly 300K miles.

    Buy it, SAS it, lock it, crawl it.
     
  11. Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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