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Shocked and Upset to say the least....

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jdkeller, Feb 7, 2010.

  1. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    So I went to Ocotillo Wells this weekend to go quad riding and offroading. Overall I had a great time however my truck did not. My tranny....umm took a dump kind of. Its not dead yet but I can tell something happened. I did not do anything crazy. Regular offroading I normally do. On the way home it was jerking when changing some of the gears. And from 4th to 5th it would shift into neutral for 2 seconds then pop into 5th. Not good. And the really sucky part....Im at exactly 36,700 miles. Am I SOL?
     
  2. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    Stillfly199

    Stillfly199 ( . )( . )

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    All depends on how cool your dealership is. Deffinatly sounds like its going to take some work. Hopefully someone can chime in that knows more
     
  3. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    Snipe

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    Isn't the drivetrain warranty 60,000?
     
  4. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    jw72

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    yea, 5 years or 60K. You should be fine.
     
  5. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    ItalynStylion

    ItalynStylion Sounds Gooooood

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    ^Thought so.

    Either way, take it in ASAP. Sounds like your torque converter is taking a shit.
     
  6. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:13 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    take it to the dealership no matter what to get an opinion. If they need to replace the tranny then wait and find a used tranny on ebay or craigslist, i dont know off the top of my head, but its just 8 or so bolts on each end of the tranny, plus some wiring and fluid to swap it. If its just a cheaper fix from the dealership then just go ahead.

    EDIT: oh yea..........6 SPEED FTMFW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:13 PM
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    AvsFanTRD

    AvsFanTRD Oh gravity, thou art a heartless bitch!

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    good call
    x2
     
  8. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:14 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Ah sweet. Thanks guys. I was sweatin bullets on this. Dealer shouldnt charge to look at it right?
     
  9. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:15 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    ^ no, just wash off your truck so they wont know you EVER took it off roading
     
  10. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:16 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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  11. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    This will be a challenge :D

    I sent a few pics today on the live thread so check them out if ya want. They are with the last few pages.
     
  12. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:25 PM
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    Dude...Don't sweat it @ all. You're good. I suggest you do take a lot of time to clean up the truck. Change out the Differential Oil to make it clean. No sign of mud/oils in case. You're well within the warranty range. You should also state you were doing normal driving and it did this. Which you do...

    I sent you a TEXT....
     
  13. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:35 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Thanks. Thats a 4x4 tranny. They are different right?

    Will do brotha. I didn't get a text.....
     
  14. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:48 PM
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    4WD cRaZy oLdmAn

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    Sounds like you are still under warranty but double check & see what exactly the terms are & what percentage the dealer covers (should be all with that few miles) & as long as you haven't unreasonably abused your truck (any signs of damage done to under carriage & any vulnerable engine parts) I wouldn't do any kind of extra cleaning or trying to "MASK" that you offroad some, that might make them really start to look around...I dunno, just my opinion..........:cool:
     
  15. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:53 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Thanks. I will clean it good inside and outside but just rinse the chassis off. My friend owns a little shop so I will be taking it to him in the morning to put it up on the lift and make sure nothing is jacked up.
     
  16. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:56 PM
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    your truck is stick???
     
  17. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:58 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard Hi

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    Dude that blows. Did you buy your truck used or new?
     
  18. Feb 7, 2010 at 10:04 PM
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    jdkeller [OP] How many words can be fit in this s

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    Automatic
    Used. With 10k miles. Never Abused.
     
  19. Feb 7, 2010 at 10:04 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard Hi

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    never abused by you or previous owner?
     
  20. Feb 7, 2010 at 10:07 PM
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    5100 set to max, pending LSD and TRD CAI
    I think the tranny is covered for 60k/5years.
     
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