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Can I mount my spare facing down vs. up?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TL697, Feb 6, 2010.

  1. Feb 6, 2010 at 3:13 PM
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    TL697

    TL697 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Went to check the air pressure in my spare last night, and discover that it is mounted face up...

    Can I drop it down, flip it, and hoist it back up so that I can check the air pressure w/o dropping it down? I don't even know if it has a TPMS sensor...
     
  2. Feb 6, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

    wildjerseyfirefighter I sell fishing and fishing accessories

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    it probably does have one. I flip them all over so people can put air into them. The only ones you have to be cautious about is the ones with mag wheels and scratching them. Other then that, they will go up either way
     
  3. Feb 6, 2010 at 3:17 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    yeah...you can flip it over.
     
  4. Feb 6, 2010 at 3:18 PM
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    OffroadToy

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    You can flip it, but I don't think your year has a sensor in the spare.
     
  5. Feb 6, 2010 at 3:19 PM
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    TL697

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    Thanks...

    My spare is a steel wheel, so not worried about scratches, etc...

    I'll flip it over then...
     
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