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Follow up on Detroit TruTrac

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Tepidy, Dec 13, 2010.

  1. Dec 13, 2010 at 7:40 AM
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    Tepidy

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    Toytec Coil Overs 3.00" DSM UCA's (Desert Products) TSB 4 Leaf w/AAL by Pro Comp Bilstein 5100 rear 1"ToyTec SwayBar Drops 1" diff drop Detroit Trutrac Rear Diff Nitro 4.56 Gears Doug Thornley Header MagnaFlow Cat Back Exhaust Custom Built Rear Plate Bumper Custom Built Front Plate Bumper 4X Innovations Rock Sliders ATO Front Skid BAMF Rear Diff Skid Uniden 510XL Pro CB Raceline Renegades BF Goodrich Mud Terrains KM2's 265x75x16 WeatherTechs Rear Diff breather Relocate Intake Resonator Removed Yellow Wire Mod
    Just got off the phone with detroit. They only make a unit up to early 2007 models. Toyota changed ring sizes during 2007 production and up from 8.4" to 11.0" . End result-project canned.
     
  2. Dec 13, 2010 at 8:36 AM
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    I moded 1999 Taco so much it had turned to Land Cruiser
    I am pretty sure thats Tundra not Tacoma.. both start with T's :D
     
  3. Dec 13, 2010 at 9:36 AM
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    Ill call back but I did specifically ask about 2011 tacoma.
     
  4. Dec 13, 2010 at 12:16 PM
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    I think youre right. toyota verified that rear end is the same since 2005. ring gear is 8" not 11"
     
  5. Dec 13, 2010 at 1:06 PM
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    I have a Detroit in my '08 rear end ~ same 8.4 size.
     
  6. Dec 13, 2010 at 2:50 PM
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    Great to hear. how do you like it
     
  7. Dec 13, 2010 at 3:17 PM
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    So far so good. Absolutely great off-road, a few on-road quirks, but nothing you can't get use to. ARB is preferred for snow and ice though.
     
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