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Grey Wire Mod

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Max-4_Yota, Dec 25, 2009.

  1. Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    done and i love it, very easy mod. figured i would let yall know.
     
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    it was one of my first, such a sweet mod!
     
  3. Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    yeah i know stupid they didnt do it from the factory but you know someone would have got hurt
     
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    yea and there would be a lot of broken trucks... kinda like 2nd gen's... (hehe)
     
  5. Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    yeah theyre pretty cheap made.
    dont you have the bilstien 5100's rear shocks on your truck?
     
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    whats the Grey wire mod? just first gens?
     
  7. Max-4_Yota

    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    on the 4x4's you can only lock the rear diff if its in 4lo from the factory, but if you cut the grey wire on the 4x4 computer box and ground it, it allows you to do it in 2wd 4hi and 4lo. i dont know if the 2nd gens can be done or not.
     
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    I do have 5100's why do you ask?
     
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    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    cause i need a new set since i put the aal's in the back, i still have the stock ones on.
    where did you get them from and if you dont mind me askin how much were they?
     
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    2nd Gens can, but it consists of cutting around 6 wires and putting them through a relay. the ECU behind the glove box. Works great i did it and had no issues. boy was i worried though. followed the pics and directions from the thread and it was really "Barney Style". anyone can do it.
     
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    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    yeah i got in a hurry like i always do and cut the wire awful close to the connector. hope it never needs fixin.
     
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    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    thanks, are they worth the price, and good offroad
     
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    so far so good! I'd do it again no question!
     
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    5100's are tons better than stock!
     
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    Max-4_Yota [OP] The Welfare Cadilac

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    thanks mite have to get me a set. :thumbsup:
     
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    Is this on the TRD only. I have the 2.7 4X4 reg cab non trd.
     
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    yea trd only, you have to have the locker to do the mod..
     
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    thanks
     
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    no prob
     
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