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Limiting the speed of my truck

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by zach nunes, Apr 8, 2013.

  1. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:10 AM
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    zach nunes

    zach nunes [OP] it looks stock, but with a little zest

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    Long story short, I have a loud manual truck and that leads to a lead foot problem. Does anyone know of a way to limit the speed of the truck ? My original thought was just ring and pinion it. I am really not responsible or mature enough to stop screaming down a carless/lifeless straight.
     
  2. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:11 AM
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    Khaos

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    Can't tell if serious.
     
  3. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:12 AM
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    tostidos

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    The easiest mod is just to not step on the gas that hard.

    To get my mind off speeding I use cruise control Religiously.
     
  4. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:12 AM
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    TacticalBacon13

    TacticalBacon13 Sorry for party rockin'

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    sell truck buy smart car or prius?
    the cheapest route would be to just ease off the throttle, enjoy the scenery and views and just relax a little behind the wheel.
     
  5. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:13 AM
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  6. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:21 AM
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    Keep doing it until something pops. Then you won't have to worry about speeding again.
     
  7. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:35 AM
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  8. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:41 AM
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    I see where this thread is going...
     
  9. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:42 AM
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    I suggest a ban to be on the safe side
     
  10. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:48 AM
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    I suggest removing your testicles and gas pedal.
     
  11. Apr 8, 2013 at 10:58 AM
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  12. Apr 8, 2013 at 11:02 AM
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    Tie the block to the bottom of the pedal.
     
  14. Apr 8, 2013 at 11:16 AM
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    fixer5000 the logical one

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  16. Apr 8, 2013 at 12:57 PM
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    Full OME lift 885's with Dakar leaf springs. LR UCA's. ImMrYo relocation bracket.
    :facepalm:

    Another "Can't get this sticker off" thread?
     
  17. Apr 8, 2013 at 1:10 PM
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    OP, how old are you? I'm thinking 16

    This thread makes my head hurt
     
  18. Apr 8, 2013 at 1:19 PM
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    zach nunes

    zach nunes [OP] it looks stock, but with a little zest

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    Yes it is a very odd request, but I am fully serious. Sounds stupid but it is worth asking if they do make some kind of governor. plus its a truck for god sake I don't know why they make them top out at 115 anyway, but my stupidity causes me to hammer down anyway.
     
  19. Apr 8, 2013 at 1:20 PM
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    zach nunes

    zach nunes [OP] it looks stock, but with a little zest

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    early 20s dear god if I had a license at 16...noooo
     
  20. Apr 8, 2013 at 1:24 PM
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    If you had your license at 16 this would be out of your system by now and you could be a safe adult driver like the rest of us
     
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