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Skid in rain, possible damage?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by USNavyTaco, Mar 6, 2011.

  1. Mar 6, 2011 at 9:28 PM
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    USNavyTaco

    USNavyTaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Was going around a corner today,in the rain, too quick. Had an empty bed. Back end shot loose, abs goes crazy, and truck spins 180 degrees. After spin, both check engine and abs light are on. Cannot accelerate or move. After restarting, truck runs fine, no lights, no visible or felt steering or brake issues. Is it still possible I damaged something? Please help.
     
  2. Mar 6, 2011 at 9:29 PM
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    Hoyal

    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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    Sounds like you should be ok.
     
  3. Mar 6, 2011 at 9:30 PM
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    I think you should be ok
     
  4. Mar 6, 2011 at 9:30 PM
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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    by the way welcome
     
  5. Mar 6, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    Thanks. I was just worried that I may have damaged something I don't know about yet. Would hate to have it fail later.

    I'll try to forget about it, now I can refocus on getting that blower motor fixed Tuesday, tick. Tick. Tick. Tick. Tick......
     
  6. Mar 7, 2011 at 5:13 AM
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    So, did the engine stall, and hence the CE and ABS lights came on, or was the engine still running, but you cound not move the truck? Is your truck auto or manual? It is obvious that you might have stalled the truck in a manual if you had tramped and held the brakes. And of course, had it stalled it would not move. Little more info please.
     
  7. Mar 7, 2011 at 5:26 AM
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    As others stated, you should be fine. These things make a racket when they break lose.

    BTW... Welcome.
     
  8. Mar 8, 2011 at 9:16 PM
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    Truck would not move. Would not steer. Brake pedal also was stuck down. Both abs and check engine lights were on. I turned off truck. Waited a few minutes while I placed my preliminary call to AAA. Then tried it again, started right up. No lights. Brakes fine. Steering fine. Weird huh? I'm assuming the abs system just got extremely confused? Btw its a Prerunner, V6, auto. 2006
     
  9. Mar 8, 2011 at 9:19 PM
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    SurfInferno Dont be stupid, its not smart.

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    happened to me, went to the tire shop bought A/T tires, havent spun out since
     
  10. Mar 8, 2011 at 9:20 PM
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    doing a 180 will confuse the shit out of any newer vehicle..hence the PIT maneuver. you're fine, no need to worry
     
  11. Mar 8, 2011 at 10:09 PM
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    I concur with the above sentiments...that is your truck suffered no damage. You would have heard or felt something by now, certainly, if something had gotten shook out of whack.
     
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