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gas burning + mods

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jeeezy, Jan 5, 2011.

  1. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:33 PM
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    jeeezy

    jeeezy [OP] jeeezy

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    custom cold air intake 4 inch tubing, MBRP dual catback exhaust, readylift leveling kit with 265/75-17 on eagle alloy rims
    what are the biggest mods youve done that affect your gas mileage the most?
     
  2. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    There's 3 answers you'll receive...

    1. Lift
    2. Larger Tires
    3. S/C

    :thumbsup:
     
  3. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:37 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    My lift and larger tires I think affected mine the most. Not sure what my TRD CAI and cat-back Flowmaster exhaust has done to it though.:cool:
     
  4. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:38 PM
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    jeeezy

    jeeezy [OP] jeeezy

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    custom cold air intake 4 inch tubing, MBRP dual catback exhaust, readylift leveling kit with 265/75-17 on eagle alloy rims
    haha those are all yours?
     
  5. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:46 PM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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    probably tires and AP bumper
     
  6. Jan 5, 2011 at 9:48 PM
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    JoeTacoma02

    JoeTacoma02 Well-Known Member

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    Spray painting my emblems flat black. The extra coats are heavy and is weighing down my 4.slow 4x4.
     
  7. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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    MrGrimm

    MrGrimm Mall Crawler

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    Tires and armor
     
  8. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:01 PM
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    Hoyal

    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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    OME 3 inch suspension lift Toytec 1in body lift Rodger brown diff drop ARB front bumper Big tires, but want bigger! :) Xrc 8000 winch Hella3000 lights Deck plate mod Diff breather relocate Cb radio 1st gen roll bar Addicted sliders Spider trax wheel spacers.
    Lift, tires, and drop in air filter.
     
  9. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:03 PM
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    kessler89

    kessler89 Well-Known Member

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    lift (even tho it was only 1.75in) and the bumper lol
     
  10. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:15 PM
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    AKTACO420

    AKTACO420 Well-Known Member

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    how is the lift affecting gas mileage
     
  11. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:42 PM
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    kessler89

    kessler89 Well-Known Member

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    more air resistance and more air going under your truck
     
  12. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:51 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    OME 885x , OME shocks and Dakars , Wheelers SuperBumps front and rear , 275/70/17 Hankook ATm , OEM bed mat , Weathertech digifit floor liners , Weathertech in-channel vents , headache rack , Leer 100RCC commercial canopy , TRD bedside decals removed , Devil Horns by Andres , HomerTaco Satoshi
    Driving it affects my gas consumption the most .
     
  13. Jan 5, 2011 at 11:54 PM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

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    -Nitro 4.56 gears - Arb Front and Rear lockers. -Rear Swing out bumper Curiosity of ( Dept .94) https://www.facebook.com/Dept94 -Tinted, -ProComp 6 inch lift with Icon Coil overs and Bilstein's 7100Resi -315/70/17 - 17x8 in Pro Comp Matte black rims 4.5 bs -East Coast Gear Supply Sliders -ALL Pro EXP LEaf pack -Camburg UCA's -CAB mount CHOP
    rolling on 35's and 6 inch doesnt help :$
     
  14. Jan 6, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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    kjf216

    kjf216 Fitz

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    lead foot mod gets me everytime
     
  15. Jan 6, 2011 at 12:06 AM
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    Manwithoutaplan

    Manwithoutaplan the full Monty

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    -Nitro 4.56 gears - Arb Front and Rear lockers. -Rear Swing out bumper Curiosity of ( Dept .94) https://www.facebook.com/Dept94 -Tinted, -ProComp 6 inch lift with Icon Coil overs and Bilstein's 7100Resi -315/70/17 - 17x8 in Pro Comp Matte black rims 4.5 bs -East Coast Gear Supply Sliders -ALL Pro EXP LEaf pack -Camburg UCA's -CAB mount CHOP
    that damn foot :p
     
  16. Jan 6, 2011 at 7:15 AM
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    jeeezy

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    custom cold air intake 4 inch tubing, MBRP dual catback exhaust, readylift leveling kit with 265/75-17 on eagle alloy rims
    hahahaha!
     
  17. Jan 6, 2011 at 7:22 AM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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  18. Jan 6, 2011 at 7:22 AM
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    ktmrider

    ktmrider Senior Member

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    tires and lift, supercharger increases my mileage
     
  19. Jan 6, 2011 at 7:48 AM
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    jeeezy

    jeeezy [OP] jeeezy

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    did u install your exhaust yet?
     
  20. Jan 6, 2011 at 11:41 AM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    still not in yet :( it'll be a week at least before they arrive cause of customs.
     
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