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Throttle response 2nd gen vs 1st gen

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jcmartinez17, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:49 PM
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    jcmartinez17

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    hey guys, i was wondering if any of you guys have the first gen trd tacoma and have a 2nd gen tacoma, does it feel like the first gen has a better throttle response than the 2nd gen? i drove my cousins first gen today and he has 285/75/16 wheels and it seem it had a quicker and better response than my 2nd 4.0L? any thoughts or suggestions post them up! thanks:D
     
  2. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:58 PM
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    thanks man. have you heard of people switching to the throttle cable?
     
  3. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:06 PM
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    I always liked my 00's throttle response more than the 2010
     
  4. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:42 PM
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    oh ok that makes sense, thanks a lot man
     
  5. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:43 PM
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    yea i drove my cousins truck today and i liked it way more than my truck
     
  6. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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    Yeah I know how you feel. But at least its not slow like the 1st gen.
     
  7. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:48 PM
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    Shut yo ass up. :eek:
     
  9. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:50 PM
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    They know that. :cool:
     
  10. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:53 PM
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    i know dude i love my 10 :D
    but someone rear-ended me last week :(
     
  11. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    Ehhhhh........I'd take my 2nd gen over a 1st gen any day ;)
     
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    I know.
     
  13. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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    Lol, same thing happened to me on the 60 east this past may...the corolla that hit me was totaled tho :D tacomas ftmfw
     
  14. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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    2003-2004 was throttle by wire.
     
  15. Oct 25, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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  16. Oct 25, 2011 at 11:05 PM
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    I know a 2004 does at least. i dont know about 2003
     
  17. Oct 26, 2011 at 10:04 AM
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    98% sure

    edit 100% sure, post 5, along with others. Its not a true fly by wire since it still has a cable up to the intake manifold, but the cable works the fly by wire thing.

    http://www.tacomaterritory.com/forum/showthread.php?t=117827
     
  18. Oct 26, 2011 at 11:47 PM
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    MY 2009 throttle response is almost instant, don't know what people are talking about.

    I have the TRD SC though :).
     
  20. Oct 27, 2011 at 6:38 AM
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    my 6 speed gets instant throttle response :drevil:
     
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