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Tacoma Prerunner ?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by TacomaDan, May 11, 2009.

  1. TacomaDan

    TacomaDan [OP] Don't go off ninjin

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    So i've been looking around at tacomas on craigslist. I only want a 5 speed and i'm debating between 4x4 and a prerunner. but it seems to me like the prerunners are all automatic. is this true? if so then it looks like i'm sticking with 4x4.
     
  2. 06BLUEDBLSPORT

    06BLUEDBLSPORT Well-Known Member

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    Just get a 4x4 if you can, i wish i had a 4x4
     
  3. DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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  4. TengoTaco

    TengoTaco Wish i was wheelin

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    True but you have to get a 4cyl to get the 5 speed.

    The 6 cly have the 6 speed transmission. Its not very popular do a little research on this forum.
     
  5. Lentsnh

    Lentsnh Well-Known Member

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    Prerunners are only Autos..... 4x4 and SR5 are 5 speed.

    now for the TRD packages: They are both, usually, automatics
     
  6. TacomaDan

    TacomaDan [OP] Don't go off ninjin

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    i was just looking around but i'm going to stick with 4x4. they're so hard to find in the v6 4x4 ext cab 5 speed config... curses
     
  7. EnolaGaia

    EnolaGaia Well-Known Member

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    All PreRunners were automatics up through the 2004 model year.

    4X4's could be either manual or automatic.

    There was zero correlation between TRD / SR5 option packages and transmission type in the first generation.
     
  8. EquinsuOcha

    EquinsuOcha Bourbon

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    I have a PreRunner with a manual trans.
     
  9. EnolaGaia

    EnolaGaia Well-Known Member

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    ... And you have a SECOND-generation Taco. This thread was started with respect to first generation PreRunners.
     
  10. InfidelTaco

    InfidelTaco No better friend,No worse enemy...

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    i know its 1st gen, but get a 4x4. i wish i had. i never thought i really needed 4x4 until now. just makes things alot easier with alot less worries of getting stuck. 4X4 all the way brother.



    G
     
  11. Werloc

    Werloc Large Member

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    Shit, I had a VERY hard time finding an auto trans when I was looking. Every freakin truck that was nice had a stick. Hell, it took me 3 months to find mine.
     
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