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Does the 4.0 v6 sux

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Manwithoutaplan, Dec 27, 2010.

  1. Dec 27, 2010 at 5:59 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan [OP] the full Monty

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    So the guy at Oreilly auto parts store say that the Toyota V6 4.0 L was not very good. He said the Engines are not made very well not like the old toyota motors.
     
  2. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:00 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Well, there ya go! Right from a reputable source!
     
  3. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:02 PM
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    Will it last longer than most other chevy ford dodge gas engine? Yes... I still think the 3.4 Toyota engine is the most reliable out there
     
  4. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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  5. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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  6. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:06 PM
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    tacobell007

    tacobell007 Does that have the v6?

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    my friend's dad's Tacoma has 195,xxx on the 4.0L (used as a work truck for a flooring company) and the truck still runs fine. Seems pretty good to me :confused:
     
  7. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    I bet it was the same guy that told me Denso is no longer making plugs :rofl:
     
  8. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    Damn no problems at all ?
     
  9. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:08 PM
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    Maybe :facepalm:
     
  10. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    ^THIS :laugh:
     
  11. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    Hey look, it's a clear picture.
     
  13. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:12 PM
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    those guys are like the guys at homedepot the dont know shit
     
  14. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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    tx_shooter This place is a cesspool of bfo and spacer lifts

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    Considering the grade of the O'reilly "techs" at the local store I barely trust their preference in windshield wipers, lol. The last time I was in there they tried selling me "green" headlight bulbs for my wife's car. They were supposed to be enviro friendly, brighter, last longer, and give a 10% in mileage! I asked them how they did that and they tried selling me some BS about reduced current draw and load on the motor.

    Yeah... real good source of information there.
     
  15. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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    tacobell007 Does that have the v6?

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    scratched, dirty, and dents. Routine maintenance only i believe. My friend hasn't had a complaint about it. It also gets used for hunting and moving stuff around.
     
  16. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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  17. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:17 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Doesnt Burgman work at an auto parts store?
     
  18. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:17 PM
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    haha. You know I was just giving you shit.

    I just re read the op and funny enough it was also an Oreily store that fed me the bullshit about Denso. He even went so far as to tell me that NGK bought them out.
     
  19. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:18 PM
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    i know :D:D
     
  20. Dec 27, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    Don't the 3.4s have head gasket issues?
     
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