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Limited Slip Differential, does my truck have this?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TAC1, May 7, 2012.

  1. May 7, 2012 at 4:13 PM
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    TAC1

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    Hello Forum,

    I have an '08 Prerunner 4.0 V6 Double Cab. How can I know if it has Limited Slip? I assume that I don't have the Locker Diff, Right?

    Thanks :)
     
  2. May 7, 2012 at 4:17 PM
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    Is it sport? Look at the axle for a lsd oil only sticker.
     
  3. May 7, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    If you have an offroad, you have the locker. I think everything else has the lsd. Turn off traction control and see if auto LSD comes on.
     
  4. May 7, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    Wont be auto on a 08
     
  5. May 7, 2012 at 4:20 PM
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    Oh my bad :eek:
     
  6. May 7, 2012 at 4:21 PM
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    No worries. You should read some of the shit i type lol
     
  7. May 7, 2012 at 4:27 PM
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    Coming from a 1st gen (tacoman355) so still learning. Love the truck though man. Looks real clean :thumbsup:
     
  8. May 7, 2012 at 4:30 PM
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    Some double cab longbeds SR5's from 05-08 came with the mechanical LSD. Check for the sticker on the diff housing.
     
  9. May 7, 2012 at 4:31 PM
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    Thanks:D
     
  10. May 7, 2012 at 4:37 PM
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    My truck does not have any traction control buttons at all.
    Its an SR5 PRERUNNER (not a TRD). If that helps.
     
  11. May 7, 2012 at 5:04 PM
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    If your diff doesn't have this sticker, then you don't have the LS.
     
  12. May 7, 2012 at 6:17 PM
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    X1000 on checking for the sticker (link in my sig too). Most of the SR5 packages that had the LSD were on DC LBs. But Toyota did offer it as a separate option on other cab configs too.
     
  13. May 8, 2012 at 5:41 AM
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    Well, what if the sticker was removed or has fallen off? ;)
    I would still start by looking for this sticker, but you could also run your vin # at the dealer to be sure.
     
  14. May 8, 2012 at 6:29 AM
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    Pressure washer hasnt taken mine off... cleaned it a few times too;)
     
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