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She's goin in for surgery tomorrow....

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by badguybuster, Nov 30, 2009.

  1. Nov 30, 2009 at 4:26 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Well, Rhonda (my taco) is going in for surgery tomorrow. The stealership is gonna fix her wheel bearings, change timing belt, and change the tranny fluid. I am so nervous. I don't trust them alone with my girl.:D
     
  2. Nov 30, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    :laugh: :laugh:

    Sorry.... I know the feeling. I hate it when I have to let "others" touch my truck. Here's to her coming thru a ok :thumbsup: and having many more years with you.
     
  3. Nov 30, 2009 at 4:40 PM
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    Afwrestler1986

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    Make sure they put FEMALE type tranny fluid in and not the MALE type. Unless you like that throaty sound when "She" talks.
     
  4. Nov 30, 2009 at 4:57 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Yeah, she better not have any "touch" marks on her body anywhere. Or people will die!!!!:infantry:
     
  5. Dec 1, 2009 at 1:29 PM
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    i dont let nobody touch my baby,except for maybe nick saban
     
  6. Dec 1, 2009 at 1:59 PM
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    Any reason why they are changing the timing chain? Problems?

    I thought both the 2.7 I4 and the 4.0 V6 had chains that didn't need replacing at specific mileage intervals such as the 3.4 V6 found in the previous generation Tacoma's?
     
  7. Dec 1, 2009 at 3:06 PM
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    Your truck has a timing chain, not belt. Why is it being changed?

    Whats wrong with the wheel bearings?
     
  8. Dec 1, 2009 at 6:47 PM
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    It isn't. Had a brain fart. She is home safe and sound now. Had the right wheel bearing replaced, the tranny fluid done, changed out plugs and wires. All good. Whew! Made me nervous. They even gave her a bath.
     
  9. Dec 1, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    What kind of tranny fluid change? Full flush or just a drain on the pan and refill? I had a full flush today and notice I am shifting different. It is upshifting on any slightest acceleration. I am talking 4th to 3rd mostly. Another member said he had the same issue and thinks my tranny fluid level is off. I am heading back to the dealership tomorrow. :(
     
  10. Dec 1, 2009 at 8:11 PM
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    SOUNDS LIKE LOW FLUID LEVEL.........TAKE BACK TO DEALERSHIP AND MAKE A FACE LIKE THIS:mad:......................AND SAY DANGIT!
     
  11. Dec 1, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    So YOU are the redneck that let Sabear sign there baby! Just kidding bud!
     
  12. Dec 2, 2009 at 8:18 AM
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