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Powerstroke in a Toyota Pickup??

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by jcremeans11, Feb 15, 2011.

  1. Feb 24, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    KevLot17

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    The only thing bad about a Cummins, is they put them in Dodges:puke:
     
  2. Feb 24, 2011 at 3:39 PM
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    Trapper6speed

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    They did produce the 4.5 v6 diesel that they were going to put in the half ton. There in commercial box trucks.
     
  3. Feb 24, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    Anyone hear anything about a Toyota Diesel? about 14 months ago, before i bought my truck, my brother in law said they were supposed to come out w. a diesel.. i know i saw a few years back a Tundra dually w. a cat diesel but it was just a concept. i heard w. the economy getting so bad they scratched the idea.
     
  4. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:19 AM
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  5. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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  6. Feb 26, 2011 at 11:28 AM
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  8. Feb 26, 2011 at 12:58 PM
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    what about using an isuzu diesel. they make alot of small to mid size diesels... (3.5l size)
    durable, good torque, and efficient. You can find them in alot of the smaller cab over work trucks


    EDIT: Chevy Duramax diesels are made by isuzu FYI
     
  9. Feb 26, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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  10. Apr 11, 2012 at 2:19 PM
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    LOL, so true!
     
  11. Apr 11, 2012 at 2:24 PM
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    squashroll taco tuesday

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    NO, just bad news. But here is a little tidbit for ya http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2011/0...ng-four-cylinder-diesel-for-nissan-titan.html :D
     
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    whats with all the diesel threads being bumped lately?
     
  14. Apr 11, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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    Havnt seen this thread in a while holy shit
     
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    +1

    Same with the idea of putting a PowerJoke into a Taco.

    From the factory, the Diesel options are simply not good.

    On the one hand, you have the Cummins. Quite possibly the absolute best Diesel engine available.... and it is wrapped in the worst truck in the known universe.

    At the other end of the spectrum, you have Ford, with perhaps the best domestic (branded) pickup available... and they stuffed the worse oil burner available under the hood.

    So for heavy towing options (3/4 ton and up) my choices would be Ford for a gasser, or GM/Duramax for a Diesel.
     
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    Newbie actually using the search feature ;)
     
  17. Apr 11, 2012 at 6:46 PM
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    People thinking that a diesel will be the answer to all the world's problems.
     
  18. Apr 11, 2012 at 6:52 PM
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    They can be ;)
     
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    They will end world hunger?
     
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    They can help.
    Waste oil reprocessed into usable fuel allows fossil fuels to be diverted to other sources....

    But the simple fact is that world hunger is not due to any kind of food shortage. There is more than enough food in the world to go around.
    The problem is warlords in control of 3rd world countries maintaining control of the supply.
     
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