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RPM's

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by aaronatl, May 23, 2008.

  1. May 23, 2008 at 5:09 PM
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    aaronatl

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    Ever notice when comming to a stop
    then RPM's drop way down and then
    jump back up, is that normal?
     
  2. May 23, 2008 at 5:35 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    With the Auto. Yes it is normal. Its the Torque converter fully unlocking. If your really in tune with your truck, you can even feel it down shifting. :D
     
  3. May 23, 2008 at 6:53 PM
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    beehunt

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    is that why it idles higher when in park? like when i am in park the idle is around 750-1000 rpms but then when I put in in gear (auto trans) it drops down to about 500?

    sorry if i sound dumb i am noob
     
  4. May 23, 2008 at 7:22 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Not sounding dumb at all. :) Yes, that is why the rpms. drop.
     
  5. May 23, 2008 at 7:24 PM
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    beehunt

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    thanks man.... you seem to be a great go to for any info... had my taco for about a week and i love it more then my lady...


    ...dont tell her that! ahahaha
     
  6. May 23, 2008 at 7:29 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    LOL! I wont. Feel free to ask any question on here. We are all learning!:)
     
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