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locking rear difrential

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jasona250, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:21 PM
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    jasona250

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    what exactly does it do? is it even helpful?
     
  2. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:29 PM
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    MxRacer190

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    very helpful.
     
  3. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:30 PM
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    Dark_Taco

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    I like it!
     
  4. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:30 PM
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    j/k

    A locking rear diff makes both rear wheels spin at the same time/speed all the time. It's the next best thing to having 4x4.
     
  5. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:31 PM
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  6. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    haha alrite so what kind of stuff do you think it could handle i have only done very light off roading
     
  7. Jun 1, 2010 at 7:56 PM
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    As much as you're comfortable to a point. A lot of it depends on skill.

    and if you're a visual person

    http://www.toyota.com/fjcruiser/demos.html
     
  8. Jun 1, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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