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Locking Diff on 2wd?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by Burgman, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. Apr 21, 2009 at 11:41 PM
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    Saw a few people had locking diffs on there 2wd and i am interested.

    wondering what all it takes and how it affects say mpg
     
  2. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:19 AM
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    come on i know someone on here can help me out
     
  3. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:21 AM
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    prerunner trd off road have locking diffs in 2wd, u have to activate it, not meant for street use
     
  4. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:24 AM
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    mine is the TRD sport 90% sure i dont have it but ive only had the truck for a couple of months and just got an owners manual
     
  5. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:27 AM
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    You have a limited slip differential, better for street driving
     
  6. Apr 22, 2009 at 12:29 AM
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    dont want to be too limited as what i can do and i had some trouble in the snow last month
     
  7. Apr 22, 2009 at 1:00 AM
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    I have the true trac on my S-Runner. I haven't had any problems on the street, little chirping around corners and MPG's is about 17-18... but I have a lead foot:burnrubber:. You have to be accelerating in a turn or it'll shake the hell outta your truck :rofl:. Either that or keep it in neutral.
     
  8. Apr 22, 2009 at 1:10 AM
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    i have an auto so the neutral thing wouldnt work all that well i might just have suck it up but i wanted to take it on the beach this summer and didnt want to have to worry

    how much was that true trac?
     
  9. Apr 22, 2009 at 1:14 AM
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    Yeah, I wouldn't recommend with an auto. The true trac you can get for anywhere from $200-300. Just depends where yoiu shop.
     
  10. Apr 22, 2009 at 1:16 AM
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    thanks anyway
     
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