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Do the hubs on 2nd gen Tacomas unlock?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by undermoneyed, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. Feb 1, 2012 at 8:22 PM
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    undermoneyed

    undermoneyed [OP] aka Alley Opp,

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    Do the hubs on the 2nd gen Tacos unlock completely when you are not in 4 WD as with models with hubs that lock and unlock manually? Thanks in advance.
    Mark
     
  2. Feb 1, 2012 at 8:23 PM
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    jandrews

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    No. Live hubs.
     
  3. Feb 1, 2012 at 10:46 PM
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    Thanks jandrews, I'd prefer manual locking hubs but it seems that's no longer an option.
    Mark
     
  4. Feb 1, 2012 at 10:55 PM
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    It does not spin much more though. It just disconnects it in the front differential instead. So the front axle stumps spin with the wheel but that's it.
     
  5. Feb 1, 2012 at 10:56 PM
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  6. Feb 3, 2012 at 7:29 PM
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    After I get my Taco, I definitely won't be upgrading to manual hubs. Stock is good as far as I'm concerned. From what I've read on this site, the Taco makes damn good fuel economy compared to my /76 Ford. Even with my hubs unlocked that sucker definitely is thirsty. I'm hoping to unload the Ford before summer.
    Mark
     
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