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odometer questions

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 05TRD4WD, Jul 18, 2009.

  1. Jul 18, 2009 at 11:08 AM
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    05TRD4WD

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    i recently put a lift on my tacoma and i know my speedometer is off but is my odometer off as well?

    Thanks
     
  2. Jul 18, 2009 at 11:16 AM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    if u put bigger tires on, yes....just a lift wont change it
     
  3. Jul 18, 2009 at 11:19 AM
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    so if i put bigger tires on it changes the odometer also right
     
  4. Jul 18, 2009 at 11:21 AM
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    heres a pic

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  5. Jul 18, 2009 at 11:28 AM
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    wat?
    yes...any difference in tire size...whether its larger or smaller, will affect the speedo and the ODO. looks damn good BTW. the easiest way to check ODO being off is to drive the highway and compare it to the highway markers. the larger tires over stock will make the ODO read slower...ie free extended warranty for a lil bit if ur still under warranty
     
  6. Jul 18, 2009 at 12:45 PM
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    any ways to correct them using the hypertech calibrator or anything else
     
  7. Jul 18, 2009 at 7:14 PM
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    wat?
    nothing out so far to correct the ODO or speedo that i've heard of
     
  8. Jul 18, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    thanks
     
  9. Jul 18, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    Most people, including myself, have discovered a 3-4 mph difference in speedo with OEM tires (i.e. reading 60 but going 57 mph). Adding larger tires corrected mine to almost dead on. You are probably right where you should be now. Verify it with GPS.
     
  10. Jul 18, 2009 at 8:13 PM
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    lol, his tires are huge. I'm guessing 35's. My 33's throw me off almost 3-4 MPH slower than actual. He's nowhere near 'dead on' bro. But I do know what you mean with OEM.
     
  11. Jul 18, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    ^Right, I was offering that so he knows he's not as far off as he thinks.

    But I think I meant faster with OEM. I always get confused with that, lol.
     
  12. Jul 19, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    mine our 33's
     
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