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Got Spare Fuses?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by OffroadToy, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. Dec 6, 2011 at 12:36 PM
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    OffroadToy

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    I tried doing a search. Does anyone have a list of spare fuses they carry for the 2nd gen Offroad Taco incase of emergencies? I've got a couple standard packs but alot of the fuses on the truck look like you'd have to go through the dealer to get (and might be a bit expensive.) What spare fuses would you recommend carrying incase of a problem out wheeling? My 07 has vsc,trac,dac,hac,alsd,etc,etc.
     
  2. Dec 6, 2011 at 1:09 PM
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    David K

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    Just go to an auto parts store or WalMart or anyplace that has an automotive dept. and get a box of mixed amp fuses... Look in the two fuse box places on your truck to see what size to get... There are fuses under the hood and behind the little storage pop out compartment to the left and lower from the steering wheel.
     
  3. Dec 6, 2011 at 1:14 PM
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    BAMFTACO

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    I got some pepboys for 10 bucks and it has most of the fuses I need
     
  4. Dec 6, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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    You don't need to go to the dealer for any of the fuses on your truck. Just pop open the fuse box, make a note of the fuses you have and get a set of replacements at any auto parts store. If you're really stranded, you can swap fuses around to run more critical items and, worst case scenerio, jump across the fuse (I'm not recommending anyone do this, just simply stating it as an option if you're sure it's only a fuse problem, you're stranded and it's a last resort) :)
     
  5. Dec 6, 2011 at 2:49 PM
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    The fuses I'm most concerned with are the larger one's (approximately 3/4" x 3/4" square.) They're 30,50,100,& 140 amp. Anyone carry spares of them or ever had to replace one?
     
  6. Dec 6, 2011 at 4:42 PM
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    I need the 7.5amp mini fuses. They seem hard to come by. Walmart does not carry them. I have not checked Pep Boys or Advance. I want the mini fuses to replace the ones I used.
     
  7. Dec 6, 2011 at 5:06 PM
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    Google Cooper Bussmann KM-9 Emergency fuse kit. They have assortment packs of the mini that include 2,5,7 1/2,10,15,20,25,and 30 amp.
     
  8. Dec 6, 2011 at 8:47 PM
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    Check out RadioShack. They had some last time I was there.
     
  9. Dec 7, 2011 at 4:31 PM
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  10. Dec 7, 2011 at 6:53 PM
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    I went to a salvage yard a year or so ago and stripped a truck of its fuse boxes:)
     
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