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Burning smell normal? 2011 Tacoma NEW

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JonJonXD, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. Aug 11, 2011 at 7:29 AM
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    JonJonXD

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    Hey guys... Maybe just the cat or muffler burning in, but my new 2011 Tacoma SR5 V6 has this burning smell after I drive it.

    only 120 miles so far

    Normal?
     
  2. Aug 11, 2011 at 7:33 AM
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    jmazz

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    I had it too, it went away the first few weeks
     
  3. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:06 AM
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    JonJonXD

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    That's what I figured. Thanks
     
  4. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:14 AM
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    OZ-T

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    Mine used to do that off and on during the first year I had it , hasn't done it for a long time .
     
  5. Aug 11, 2011 at 8:14 AM
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    Warputer

    Warputer Dirt Road Inspector

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    Had mine a week now.....now that U mentioned it, I thought I smelled something too when I got out last night in the driveway.
     
  6. Aug 11, 2011 at 11:23 AM
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    JKD

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    Probably still manufacturing residue burning/vaporizing off of the exhaust manifolds and exhaust piping.
     
  7. Aug 11, 2011 at 12:46 PM
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    Icepuck72

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    Yup....mine is barely a month old and had that smell...no worries!!
     
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