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horsepower?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by cole47, Oct 31, 2008.

  1. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:40 PM
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    cole47

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    does anybody know how to get more horsepower out of my v6 tacoma without costing a fortune?
     
  2. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:41 PM
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    Use premium fuel. Hp with regular is 236 and with premium 239 best bag for the buck.

    And welcome to TW.
     
  3. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:42 PM
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    Dark Knight

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    TacomaWorld.com sticker= +10hp
     
  4. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:43 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    Welcome to TW Cole! So whats your budget!
     
  5. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:44 PM
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    I guess if you want better use out of the horsepower you got, you could park it in the middle of Compton and pray that they don't remove anything too important.:p
     
  6. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:44 PM
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    mjp2

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    Welcome to TW. :)

    High-flow drop-in air filter and remove the secondary air filter (check under Mods & Tutorials).

    If you're looking for flashy, air up your tires to make burnouts easier. :D
     
  7. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:45 PM
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    Sorry thats not a good impression on your first post(didnt notice)

    Welcome to TW

    but true from what I hear
     
  8. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:48 PM
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    Ummmmm, yeah.... except he's got at 1st gen Taco which is rated at 149HP and using premium isn't going to do squat on the 1st gen V6. There are no "cheap" ways to attain proven HP. To start with you could get aftermarket headers and a cat-back exhaust. Apart from that, you're better off getting a turbo or a supercharger for any proven HP.
     
  9. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:49 PM
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    i just pull alot of trailers and im not getting the results that i need. i have got a K&N air filter and an flowmaster exhaust but its not getting the job done
     
  10. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:49 PM
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    well.....you can do the deckplate mod and install a good filter such as the afe pro dry s,a nd then maybe an aftermarket muffler with good flow. bout the cheapset things you can do....and the deckplate mod is dyno proven.
     
  11. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:52 PM
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    Lose the fat chick and do what Tacomaman06 said
     
  12. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:52 PM
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    D'oh! I need to start paying attention to which forum I'm in! :anonymous:
     
  13. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:53 PM
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    good ol' friday brain fart, huh??:D
     
  14. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:53 PM
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    Liquid lunch and the thought of tequila to come has me a little loopy. :eek:
     
  15. Oct 31, 2008 at 1:56 PM
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    cant fault ya there man!!:rasta:
     
  16. Oct 31, 2008 at 2:35 PM
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    So glad you are watching out. Sorry about that OP. Thank you.
     
  17. Oct 31, 2008 at 2:36 PM
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    Thats why we voted you to be a Super Mod. Thanks for watching out for us.
     
  18. Oct 31, 2008 at 2:37 PM
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    sweet!!!!!!:D
     
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    If it takes, Bob will have to start referring to Will as #1.:D
     
  20. Oct 31, 2008 at 2:57 PM
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