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Interesting Crunch-Bang sound

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Krazie Sj, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Mar 10, 2009 at 2:41 AM
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    Krazie Sj

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    When engaging 4Hi on an icy hill at 20km/h with slight throttle applied say 1500RPM.

    Did I hurt my baby?
     
  2. Mar 10, 2009 at 3:52 AM
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    Did you disengage 4WD? Have you tried engaging 4WD since?
     
  3. Mar 10, 2009 at 12:20 PM
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    Disengaged it no problem. Had more of a thunk than usual when doing it though. Haven't tried engaging it as yet. I'll have too later today though.
     
  4. Mar 10, 2009 at 12:28 PM
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    No. It should be ok. I have found the slower the speed at engaging, the worse the clunking is. Try enagaging the 4WD at 15-20 mph and see what happens. Should be smooth as silk.
     
  5. Mar 10, 2009 at 12:28 PM
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    Gotta take your foot off the gas when you engage, especially on a hill.
     
  6. Mar 10, 2009 at 1:03 PM
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    I know, and I usually do. Had a blonde moment and just switched it while heading up.
     
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