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Difference between Off Road & Sport models

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by rico334, Oct 10, 2010.

  1. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:45 PM
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    Looking at 2 used Tacoma 4x4's..... One's TRD Off Road, the other is TRD Sport. What are the main differences differences between the two ?

    To add, I definitely don't like the scoop on the Sport.
     
  2. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:47 PM
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    I dont want to be a dick but....
     
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  4. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:48 PM
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    Off Road has the rear locker , no hood scoop , chrome details and bumper and is stock on 16" wheels

    Sport has no locker , has the scoop , has colour matched details and is stock on 17" wheels

    Edit : as above , there are tons of threads on this , use the search function
     
  5. Oct 10, 2010 at 8:48 PM
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    Off road- rear locker
     
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    SEARCH!!!!!!
    OR has diff locker Sport does not... OR has chrome Sport does not.... And of course the hood thing....:rolleyes:
     
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    there u have it, So the question is, Do you offroad?
     
  8. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:05 PM
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    TRD Off-Road = No Long Bed...

    TRD Sport Long Bed = No 6 Speed manual

    Buy the sport, get the long bed, buy the ARB Diff-locker, but you have to go with the auto trans...
     
  9. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    Not sure if it makes any difference that i'm in canada but mine is an off-road, with the scoop, the locker, 17's, no chrome and the long box.
     
  10. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:13 PM
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    Don't think so , unless you found the holy grail , or somebody did a bunch of mods to it before you got it .
     
  11. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    Nope bought it brand new with 12kms on it. Only mods done are my own.
     
  12. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    Auto or manual ?
     
  13. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:18 PM
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    WTF is that?!
     
  14. Oct 10, 2010 at 9:25 PM
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    dealer must have switched either parts or stickers.
     
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    jrukus , I see ya down there watching the thread , so what do you have a manual or auto tranny ?
     
  16. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:36 PM
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    sorry it's an auto.
     
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    So you have an Offroad edition , with offroad bedside decals , a long box , automatic , with a scoop , a locker , and running on 17 " rims straight from the dealership ?

    Summthin don't add up . :confused:
     
  18. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:43 PM
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    yeah man I don't know but it is what it is. I never knew any different a buddy of mine has a 2010 thats the same just different paint, tail lights and rear camera.
     
  19. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    I just figured out what doesn't add up actually= i'm dumb. I've gone and smoked myself stupid I guess, the rear decal says sport, not off-road. Sorry about that.
     
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