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deckplate question

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by ffirg, Jul 16, 2011.

  1. Jul 16, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    ffirg

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    I just bought the things to install the deckplate and had a question on shift points. I read somewhere that doing the deckplate mod will cause the computer to adjust itself and the shift points might be off for a tank of gas. I'm about to go on a road trip on Tuesday and want to know if you guys would just do it and not worry about the changed shift patterns or hold off until I get back from my trip. Might be a dumb question, but thought I'd ask anyway. Thanks.
     
  2. Jul 16, 2011 at 4:21 PM
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    The Yellow Dart

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    If you're worried about it, hold off. It's a simple mod that can be done anytime.

    Personally, I would rather have the time to drive it around for a week before taking off on an extended road trip. At least if something unforseen happens I'm not stuck in unfamiliar territory with unfamiliar mechanics.

    I doubt it will do much of anything, though.
     
  3. Jul 16, 2011 at 4:25 PM
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    TanSR5x4 Hold my beer and watch this

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    if you dont like it then put the plug back in and its back to normal stock

    i never really mess with mine anymore
     
  4. Jul 16, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    Right....Now I feel like a moron, haha. Alright I think I'll give it a shot. I'll let you guys know how it goes. Thanks for the quick answers.
     
  5. Jul 16, 2011 at 11:25 PM
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    I don't think it'll have any impact on your shift points.
     
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