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Supercharged!!! New questions!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by gusher, Jan 19, 2011.

  1. Jan 19, 2011 at 10:57 AM
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    gusher

    gusher [OP] SUPERCHARGED!!!

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    Just got the call from the dealtership that my Taco will be ready at 4:00...TRD supercharger, CAI, and exhaust installed and ready to roll!!! No mention of the "can't do a CAI & supercharger" so I think I'm good-to-go. Very excited! Pics to follow as soon as I can! :headbang:

    Question for you supercharged guys...the dealer says I need to run full synthetic oil now that I have the S/C...do you guys? I know I need to run premium fuel but never heard about synchetic oil. THANKS!
     
  2. Jan 19, 2011 at 10:59 AM
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    Goez2FST

    Goez2FST Well-Known Member

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    Synthetic>Conventional
     
  3. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:00 AM
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    gusher [OP] SUPERCHARGED!!!

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    Oh yeah...I know that and am not opposed to going synthetic. Was just wondering if the dealership bas bullshitting me!
     
  4. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:02 AM
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    solus

    solus HOME!!!

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    I run synthetic anyway... even without a SC
     
  5. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:05 AM
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    sloppyjoe

    sloppyjoe They are more like guide lines.

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    I run synth too. I want to SC my Tacoma bad. Enjoy it! & Congrats :D
     
  6. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:10 AM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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  7. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:14 AM
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    Lots baby!
    Synthetic oil is a small cost, compared to the alternative.
     
  8. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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    I was told the same, and I do run synthetic
     
  9. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:21 AM
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    Guys...I'm not opposed to running synthetic and do understand the benefits versus conventional oil. I was just wondering whether my dealership was trying to get $85.00/oil change or whether this was common among S/C brethren.
     
  10. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:25 AM
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    My truck came off the lot SC'ed with synthetic in it, I was told the same thing you were
     
  11. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:27 AM
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    I know you live in NH, but you should consider changing your own oil at those prices. $25 and a half hour gets me done.
     
  12. Jan 19, 2011 at 11:31 AM
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    its worth it
     
  13. Jan 19, 2011 at 12:41 PM
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    I am planning on changing my own oil. I was due for an oil change and had the dealer do it while they had my truck. Definitely not gonna be shelling out $85.00 everytime!
     
  14. Jan 19, 2011 at 2:53 PM
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    If I may ask what did the whole thing set you back$$$$...
     
  15. Jan 19, 2011 at 5:05 PM
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    rossk35 Do Work Son!

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    its not required. run what you want.
     
  17. Jan 19, 2011 at 6:14 PM
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    it all your choice, on oil or gas, you still run regular gas but loss horse power.
     
  18. Jan 19, 2011 at 7:01 PM
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    Sorry..hopefully tomorrow! Had to plow as soon as I got home :mad:
     
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