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chipping my truck

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by killzone90, Feb 7, 2011.

  1. Feb 7, 2011 at 2:56 PM
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    killzone90

    killzone90 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I want to put a chip in my truck.They arnt that much and they did get some good reviews.Has anyone ever done this and notice a difference.
     
  2. Feb 7, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    S.B.

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    They don't do shit on our trucks.
     
  3. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:01 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    /thread
     
  4. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:02 PM
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    ?
     
  5. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:03 PM
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    killzone90

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    really,i mean ive had some ppl say they work and some say they dont
     
  6. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    I've never heard of any chip work for these trucks. Diesels yes, gas no.
     
  7. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    jandrews

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    Some people also say they can feel the power increase after bolting on a CAI.

    Moral of the story: Some people are idiots.
     
  8. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    It means end thread since theres nothing left to say lol

    The chips do absolutely nothing on the tacoma.
     
  9. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:07 PM
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    maybe an explanation for the guy, instead of just "NO!"

    haha, from my research, these trucks have a locked ecu, which means you can't just tap into it and change shit, with say an f-150, they have an open ecu, which can be messed with.

    through URD it looks like you can get a new ECU, which would be programmable, but I haven't looked into that at all yet, so don't quote me on it.

    www.urdusa.com
     
  10. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:08 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I prefer Pringles.....
     
  11. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:09 PM
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    Oh, now I know. lol
     
  12. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:11 PM
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    thank u all for letting me no
     
  13. Feb 7, 2011 at 3:21 PM
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  14. Feb 8, 2011 at 5:59 AM
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    Waste of time, money, brain power, and energy.
     
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