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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Tacoma mud, Aug 28, 2011.

  1. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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    Tacoma mud

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    So far im thinking of putting in a cooling fan, deckplate mod, and maybe a scanguage (i dont know yet). Is their anything else i can do to increase mpgs, hps, and overall performance?:rolleyes:
     
  2. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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    Blackdawg

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    i have seen an improvement in milage from just exhaust(muffler and tip only) and deckplate. Only like 2...but still and increase.

    other then that...Get a SC and URD kit...thats about it.
     
  3. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    cooling fan?


    Exhaust, headers


    Supercharger. :D
     
  4. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:41 PM
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  5. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:42 PM
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    Headers and exhaust blow me into bankruptcy, :(.... I have to get the urd if i get the sc right?
     
  6. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:44 PM
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    Konaborne

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    there's a bunch of things youre going to need with the SC.
    Best thing to do is to start small, then work to it when you have teh monies.
     
  7. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:45 PM
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    04LTtacoma

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    SC kit will increase your performance drastically!
     
  8. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:49 PM
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    Ive been looking but cant find anywhere with a sc for my 97 3.4
     
  9. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:49 PM
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    Your 4wd so deckplate mod, exhaust and gears. Th at's what I would do
     
  10. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    Toyota has one.
     
  11. Aug 28, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    the only 1st gen supercharger on the market right now is the TRD one.

    (BTW. so you can't afford exhaust/ headers but can afford a SC? :eek::D)
     
  12. Aug 29, 2011 at 12:17 PM
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    I'd go K&N cold air intake and headers/exhaust WAY before I went to a super charger...
     
  13. Aug 29, 2011 at 12:23 PM
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    kmok Plastidipped ma Hootus!

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    K&N cold air intake does nothing for these engines, the deckplate mod actually has some gains. There are dyno sheets that prove it.
     
  14. Aug 29, 2011 at 12:50 PM
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    never heard that before. you have a link?
     
  15. Aug 29, 2011 at 12:53 PM
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    Its not always true. Depends on the truck really. I didnt really notice anything when i did it. But after my exhaust with it i have seen about 2mpg gain.
     
  16. Aug 29, 2011 at 5:53 PM
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    Tacoma mud

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    Well im prob just gonna get deck plate, headers, exhaust, but will a cooling fan do anything or will it be a waste of money? My truck used to overheat alot, so i had to get a new radiator :D
     
  17. Aug 29, 2011 at 7:21 PM
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    So a fans a bad idea? I should just stick with the other stuff?
     
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  19. Aug 29, 2011 at 8:22 PM
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    no fat people in vehicle
     
  20. Aug 29, 2011 at 8:37 PM
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    ^^^^ lol i only weigh 175 and my girl is only like 115, sooooo no fat people lol ;)
     
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