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Taco keeps shocking me. Im confused.

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by Grande, Dec 2, 2011.

  1. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:03 PM
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    Grande

    Grande [OP] Well-Known Member

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    well, every time i park and jump out my taco, i get the lil electrical shock, like when u rub ur feet on carpet then touch someone lol. ive seen this topic talked on here a while ago, but i cant find the thread. :(

    so if anyone can post a link to where it is, or as a explanation on why this happens, that would be great.

    i dunno if i hav some sorta electrical issue or sumthin or if its the weather, or my taco just likes to bite back now, lol. Its never really happend before untill i moved out here to Victorville.
     
  2. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:07 PM
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    acdronin

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    Static charge, happens to my Taco why the air gets really dry
     
  3. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:08 PM
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    babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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  4. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:08 PM
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    dude, everytime i get out of my truck i get zapped, and it hurts sometimes!!! lol
     
  5. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    steve o 77

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    It's because of the seat material. Leather seats don't do this, but they suck IMO.
     
  6. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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    Grande

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    ok cool, i figured the weather might hav a role in this non sense. i jus wanted to make sure it wasnt sumthin more serious, bcuz ive never had it in my other cars or in the taco before. lol. but if anyone has more insight, please share
     
  7. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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    Grande

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    ooo, i didnt think about the seats, good thinking,

    My taco loves me as much as i love her, i hope, she always gets me outta sketchy situations, plus i rub her down at home and give her the spa treatmeant, lol.
     
  8. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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    NNNOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!
     
  9. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:17 PM
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    ^^^LMAO
     
  10. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:25 PM
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    Get some wet okoles! haha I used to get shocked when I put the key in the ignition of my Tundra...
     
  11. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:27 PM
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    Come to think of it, i haven't been shocked since i put my rubber/neoprene TRD seat covers on.....hmmmmm, learn sumthin new everyday
     
  12. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    Oh you guys are full of baloney with the seat material stuff!! My truck has NEVER shocked me. He LOoOOoooOoooooves me.
     
  13. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:29 PM
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    uh 'he'???:D
     
  14. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

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    Yeah. He. Why.

    And where did you get your seat covers?
     
  15. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    :rofl:
     
  16. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    Baby tuck is a girl and she hates it when people post stuff like this.
     
  17. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:32 PM
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    Fellow TW member, got em for like $90
     
  18. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    thanks again for the insight ppl :)
     
  19. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:34 PM
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    leather does it too, just ground yourself as you get out, touch the frame as you go out, or touch metal inside the car
     
  20. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:35 PM
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    "ooo, i see" said the blind man....:D
     
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