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Craigslist remote turbo kit

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Justin626, Nov 19, 2008.

  1. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:30 AM
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    Justin626

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  2. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:34 AM
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    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Does it come with an autographed picture of Governor Palin? :D
     
  3. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:34 AM
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    1750 is tempting
     
  4. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:44 AM
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    :rofl: If I wanted one of those, I'd just take my sled dog team down the way to her igloo. Yes, it's just that easy.:cool:
     
  5. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:45 AM
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    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Sweet! Can you hook a brotha up? She's HOT! :)
     
  6. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:46 AM
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    The STS turbo system shouldn't require an intercooler. Ask the seller why he is selling one.
     
  7. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:50 AM
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    Justin626

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    Sure....it might not require one, but why wouldn't you want it?
     
  8. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:52 AM
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    Bikini shot or bondage?:boink:
     
  9. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:53 AM
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    you should definitely do it.
     
  10. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:53 AM
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    yes
     
  11. Nov 19, 2008 at 11:56 AM
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    wiscdave

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    Great deal!! yes get me an autograph too please of her on an Arctic Cat snowmachine and I'll give you some $$ to help you buy that turbo
     
  12. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:01 PM
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    Well, it wouldn't do anything for the turbo.
     
  13. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:03 PM
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    Ohhhh,......please explain.:confused:
     
  14. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:05 PM
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    Agreed. Yes. :)
     
  15. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:15 PM
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    Not as many as the 98..
    I dont see why the guy would want to run meth with an intercooler.. lol
     
  16. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:15 PM
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    Not as many as the 98..
    damn good price though
     
  17. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:17 PM
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    Ok. An intercooler makes the air in the turbo piping cooler. This is all done in the engine compartment. But, because the sts turbo is mounted in place of the muffler, the piping leading back to the engine acts as the intercooler. As the air flows through it, the temp drops.
     
  18. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:19 PM
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    lsocoee

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    that piping isn't going to do the same as an intercooler though.
     
  19. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:20 PM
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    That seems quite likely, but not nearly as effective as the intercooler.
     
  20. Nov 19, 2008 at 12:23 PM
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    STS is a Remote turbo meaning it sits outside the engine compartment. On the 05 Tacoma the Turbo sits behind the cab right under the floor of the bed, it doesnt need an intercooler because its not trapped inside the engine compartment. It also runs an steal braided oil line with a 12v pump to the turbo and back to the valve cover, also since it sits in cooler temps a turbo timer is not needed.
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    Edit: one mor pic of the intake tube
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