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speedometer Recalibration

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by cclax2145, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. Sep 9, 2008 at 7:40 PM
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    cclax2145

    cclax2145 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    First of all my bad for spelling anything wrong. Second off does anyone now what kinda of things i need to buy or what i need to do to get my speedometer recalibrated because im switching to 33's tomorrow and i wanna know what i need to do so i can get it done soon as posible thanks
     
  2. Sep 14, 2008 at 10:05 PM
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    Dustin03

    Dustin03 The Cooler King

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    That listing on Jegs claims to be for 2nd Gen Tacomas. Does it work for the 1st Gens too?
     
  3. Sep 14, 2008 at 10:09 PM
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    350TacoZilla

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    actually for first gens I think there is a replacement plastic gear for the speedo that you can put in.... have to search around a bit or call a company like 4wheel parts wholesalers and ask their free tech line
     
  4. Sep 15, 2008 at 12:12 AM
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    Dustin03

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    That sounds more like it. I know that the 2nd Gens are a huge technological leap from the 1st Gens (with all their tire pressure monitors and airbag deploy monitors and all that jazz). Plus all the other vehicles listed there were 2005 or newer.
     
  5. Nov 3, 2008 at 7:02 PM
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    thehtizzle@gmail.com

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    Did you ever find a solution to your problem? I live in Houston also and need to get my speedo recalibrated after going from 27" to 32". I dont really want to spend $250 doing it either
     
  6. Nov 3, 2008 at 7:05 PM
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    cclax2145

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    To be honest i havent done anything with it i dont know why. I checked at one place called space center tire and auto in clear lake and they said they could probably do it for around 100 or so (just an estimate). But i just havent done it yet.
     
  7. Nov 3, 2008 at 7:08 PM
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    LonghornTaco

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    I got the ScanGauge II and adjusted it for the new tire size.
     
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