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conflicting info on trd

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Rockitman, Jun 11, 2009.

  1. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:34 AM
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    Rockitman

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    I'm really wanting to buy a '09 crewcab 4x4 tacoma.

    I'm getting conflicting info from various dealers on the TRD stuff.

    Can somebody, in plain English, list what comes with the TRD Sport, and what comes with the TRD OffRoad??

    I'm so confused right now I can't think strait!
     
  2. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:36 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    There are lots of packages that come with the TRD options. Perhaps that is where the confusion lies.
     
  3. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    dennyct@hotmail.com

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    The most important differences are that the off-road has the locking differential while the Sport has the LSD (brake thing). The Sport has 17 inch wheels and the off-road has 16 inch wheels.
     
  4. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    DanGer

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    the best breakdown is on toyotas website
     
  5. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    sport= hood, wheels, color matched grille/bumpers.
    off road= rear locker and the oposite of above.
     
  6. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:37 AM
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    98tacoma27

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  8. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:39 AM
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    DanGer

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    Not at all, the offroad has a electronic differential locker where the sports has some version of LSD. the sport has 17" rims while the offroad has 16" rims
     
  9. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:46 AM
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    badguybuster

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    Interesting write up. Wouldn't you really want the bigger rims on the off road?? You know, more clearance and all??
     
  10. Jun 11, 2009 at 11:56 AM
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    Bigger rims dont mean more ground clearance you put tires on the rims and they give you more ground clearance. :)
     
  11. Jun 11, 2009 at 12:39 PM
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    huh:confused:
     
  12. Jun 11, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    don't forget they have different stickers on the bedsides.:crapstorm:
     
  13. Jun 11, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    Oooooooooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh stickers! :drool:
     
  14. Jun 11, 2009 at 1:07 PM
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    Not to add to the confusion, but both the Off Road and the Sport have LSD now.
     
  15. Jun 11, 2009 at 1:21 PM
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    According to my Toyota Configurator, the TRD Sport option is CHEAPER than the Off-Road option.
     
  16. Jun 11, 2009 at 1:24 PM
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    If you want a long bed double cab sport is your only option.
     
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    Bigger WHEELS (Tire+Rim=Wheel)...but bigger rims mean you have less rubber sidewall (and there for less compliance and less space to air down)...so I want the smallest rim I can fit with the biggest rubbers on them...
     
  18. Jun 11, 2009 at 1:59 PM
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    Offroad, E-Locker!
     
  19. Jun 11, 2009 at 2:06 PM
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    true, but don't confuse the current "LSD" with the previous LSD. The current LSD is more of a traction control feature. Before 2009, you would get a mechanical LSD on the TRD Sport.

    For 2009, when comparing the TRD Sport and the Offroad, the Sport is more of an appearance package. The hood scoop is not functional.

    When you get any TRD package, you will get better bucket seats and an inverter in the bed as well as a few other options.
     
  20. Jun 11, 2009 at 2:19 PM
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    you get way more girls with Trd!
     
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