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E-Locker rear axle swap mod?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by wwjdweldingman, Jun 8, 2009.

  1. Jun 8, 2009 at 8:16 PM
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    wwjdweldingman

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    So i hit 70,000 in my 05 prerunner double cab long bed yesterday.. No problems and i love being a tacoma owner!!

    But i was wondering if anyone has swapped there LSD axle for the TRD e-locker axle??? :confused:

    Thanks :)
     
  2. Jun 8, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    many peple have done it...Not sure how many second gens....
     
  3. Jun 8, 2009 at 10:48 PM
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    johnecon2001

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    There's been some discussion to it. Most of us have come to the conclusion that it's cheaper/easier just to buy an aftermarket locker (like the ARB air locker).
     
  4. Jun 8, 2009 at 10:49 PM
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    tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Thor

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    i would think this to be the case...unless you just come across a helluva deal on a e-locked axle
     
  5. Jun 8, 2009 at 11:20 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

    Killer Red Taco NorCal Rock Whore

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    I think is do able for about a grand but it isn't gonna be Toyota OEM wiring and switches.

    You should be able to find a complete rear end for less the a grand and then pick up the wiring form 12 volt guy for less than $150.

    But if you want factory install that will cost ya.
     
  6. Jun 9, 2009 at 6:34 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    I'm thinkin junkyard treasure hunt for all of it.
     
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