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Maintenance Suggestions

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Bengland25, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. Jan 21, 2012 at 1:42 PM
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    Bengland25

    Bengland25 [OP] Never Forget! 343

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    Hey guys, gonna do some maintenance on my truck and want to make sure I'm covering everything and want to know if im missing anything or if you guys suggest anything else that I do.

    BTW I have a 2009 Tacoma Access Cab with the v6 4.0 Manual transmission with around 60,000 Miles

    Also if you guys have some experience and preference with certain products that would be great!!!

    What I am going to do:

    >Front and Rear Differential and Transfer Case Oil Change:
    -5 quarts 75W-90 gear oil

    >Manual Transmission Oil Change:
    -3 Quarts Redline MT-90 (75W-90) Gear Oil

    >Oil Change:
    -5.5 Quarts 5W-30 Valvoline Full Synthetic
    -Mobil 1 filter or OEM Filter

    >MAF Sensor:
    -MAF Sensor Cleaner (Not sure what brand is good??)

    >TB Cleaning:
    -TB and Intake Cleaner (Not sure what brand is good??)

    >Air Filter:
    -Usually get a fram but would like to get something better...
    SUGGESTIONS???

    >In-Cabin Air Filter:
    -Going to build the washable/re-usable one

    >Spark Plugs:
    -Denso plugs

    >Grease Zerks:
    -What type of grease you guys recommend?

    >Brake Fluid:
    -DOT3

    >Coolant:

    >Power Steering Fluid:

    >Rotate Tires:

    That is all I have for now, what I am missing and what products do you guys recommend on those services??

    Thanks in advance Guys and Gals of TW
    :cheers:
     
  2. Jan 21, 2012 at 2:35 PM
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    Fortech

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    Unless I'm blind, you left out the most important piece of information : YOUR MILEAGE

    Follow the intervals recommended by Toyota - that's all you need.
     
  3. Jan 21, 2012 at 2:37 PM
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    Bengland25

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    Good point, figured I would take care of everything that im able to so i dont have to over pay the dealership for stuff that i can do!
     
  4. Jan 21, 2012 at 6:53 PM
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    Bengland25

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    Bump! Anybody have some other suggestions of other things to check before I go buy all this good stuff??
     
  5. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:00 PM
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    danimal92sport

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  6. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:03 PM
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  7. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:03 PM
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    Bengland25

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    Subtle! I like it haha
     
  8. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:04 PM
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    Bengland25

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    I'll check em and clean em or replace them if need be. Thank you!
     
  9. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:05 PM
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    Dark_Taco

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    At 60K if they have never been done.....just replace them with the Denso's
     
  10. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:09 PM
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    Alright then, decision made. Adding plugs to the list!
     
  11. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:13 PM
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    Dark_Taco

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    Do you have 4wd?
     
  12. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:14 PM
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    What about changing your rear differential gear oil?
     
  13. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:18 PM
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    If you have 4wd grease the zerk fittings. What about changing your cabin air filter.
     
  14. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:18 PM
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    Yes 4WD. And is the rear diff same gear oil as front diff? And how much does the rear diff take?
     
  15. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:19 PM
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    Bengland25

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    Another good one! Cabin filter is on the list.
     
  16. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:19 PM
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    Clutch fluid
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  17. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:19 PM
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  18. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:22 PM
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  19. Jan 21, 2012 at 7:22 PM
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    Sounds easy enough! Thanks man.

    All of those are on the list. Just didn't write them down. I'll update that later tn.
     
  20. Jan 22, 2012 at 12:20 PM
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    The cabin air filter most people don't know exists but I change mine every few months and my 06 with 300k still smells good inside. Sounds anal but.. Everytime I change it there's a world of difference
     
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