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OIL DRINKING

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by river rat 69, Feb 19, 2011.

  1. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:11 PM
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    river rat 69

    river rat 69 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    OUR 07 4.0 USING A QT. EVERY 1000 MILES.TOYOTA SAYS ITS OK. I DONT THINK SO. 37000 MILES, I MIGHT HAVE TO LET HER GO. WAS NOT UP FOR THIS...
     
  2. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:17 PM
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    lynyrd3

    lynyrd3 HARDCORE CARNIVORE BOW HUNTER

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    Does not seem right to me ?:confused:
     
  3. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:22 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Airbags, Projectors, Bilsteins front and rear, FM 50 series, URD clutch/TOB, Leer canopy, 265/75/16 Duratrac's...
    Somethings wrong
     
  4. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:23 PM
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    jandrews

    jandrews Carolina Alliance Southwest Region Ambassador

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    His caps lock is on.

    OP, try typing in regular English. Then we might be able to help.
     
  5. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:24 PM
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    brow

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    this doesn't make any sense, no one is going to think a 2007 vehicle using 1 quart of oil every thousand miles is normal...

    something doesnt smell right here
     
  6. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:26 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    this
     
  7. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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    KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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    How many dealers have you talked to?
     
  8. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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    rab89

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    thats horribly wrong.
     
  9. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:35 PM
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    Sproulesxrunner

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    Too much for TW to know
    I don't think my 4L has ever used ANY oil....
     
  10. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:36 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    Did you just find out about this OP ?
     
  11. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:38 PM
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    river rat 69

    river rat 69 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    Talker to 3 dealers in Orl. & toyota Calf. no help
     
  12. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:43 PM
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    river rat 69

    river rat 69 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    Went to M1 in jan. 30000 mi been using 1 qt per 1000 mi for the last 7000 mi. Im lost no oil on floor eng. & no smoke. Im at a loss ????????
     
  13. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:45 PM
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    tacomakid96

    tacomakid96 Can you skin Grizz, pilgram?

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    Airbags, Projectors, Bilsteins front and rear, FM 50 series, URD clutch/TOB, Leer canopy, 265/75/16 Duratrac's...
    I would ditch it now
     
  14. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:46 PM
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    bigmooze

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    My 4.0 has about 90k km on it and seems to use up a bit of oil between changes. Slightly less that a liter between changes at 5000-8000 km intervals I would guess. Has done since I got it. I use Castrol GTX 5W30.

    A quart in 1000 miles seems a tad bit much though.
     
  15. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:47 PM
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    river rat 69

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    Cap lock cuz im pissed. Your mom understands me.;)
     
  16. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:47 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    did you take it to toyota of orlando
     
  17. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:50 PM
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    Your chances of being helped are diminishing considerably...
     
  18. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:52 PM
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    river rat 69

    river rat 69 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    NO Chrome,3" NFab's steps,TRD skid,Wet okie's.011 grill, k&n,5100's,All this comes right off when the old lady says let's go get a NEW ONE!!!
    FOR WHAT A FORD???
     
  19. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:54 PM
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    OffroadToy

    OffroadToy This ain't Dodge City, and you ain't Bill Hickok

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    How many miles are on your truck? The dealers saying that's normal are full of crap. Something is definatly wrong for a 07 to be doing this. I know these dip sticks are hard to read...are you sure your not putting too much oil in?
    My 07 doesn't use a drop of additional oil between changes but then again it's only got 16,000 miles on it. My last Yota (88 4Runner) used maybe a 1/2 quart between changes but it had over 300,000 miles on it by then.
     
  20. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:55 PM
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    Troll?
     
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