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Next time you Have a squeak behind the dash...............

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by surfsupl, Mar 14, 2010.

  1. Mar 14, 2010 at 11:56 AM
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    surfsupl

    surfsupl [OP] Well-Known Member

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    One more thing to look out for..............Long story short..............I have had a squeak behind my dash for over a year.......Its been to Toyota twice..........The dash torn apart both times and the explanation both times......."this is normal"..........I finally found the source ................ turns out the squeak coming from behind the dash was actually coming from the hood latch assembly.........turns out one of the 10mm bolts was not quite snug enough causing the squeak......I hope this will help someone out down the line when they have been searching for that annoying squeak........
     
  2. Mar 14, 2010 at 12:02 PM
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    MikeyD

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    Thank you so much. This squeek has been bothering me for so long
     
  3. Mar 14, 2010 at 12:07 PM
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    AriZonaD54

    AriZonaD54 BANNED in 49 states...

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    Next time you Have a squeak behind the dash...............SMACK THE DASH, BABY!
     
  4. Mar 14, 2010 at 12:09 PM
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    Packman73

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    X2 haha, I slap the shit out of my noisy interior.
     
  5. Mar 14, 2010 at 12:22 PM
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    1TUFFTRD

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    good yo know!
     
  6. Mar 14, 2010 at 12:23 PM
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    surfsupl

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    ........if anyone else has had a squeak in their truck, and have found the source maybe they can list it here as well for others who might be searching for solutions...................
     
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