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Tighten down pass. fender

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Lentsnh, May 10, 2009.

  1. May 10, 2009 at 6:28 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    How would you go about doing that?

    because when I push down on it, it moves.
     
  2. May 10, 2009 at 6:31 PM
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    Don't push on it :D
     
  3. May 10, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    :D Well i have to sometimes.....
     
  4. May 10, 2009 at 6:44 PM
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    X2. Mine does that too, and so have a few others. I stopped pushing on them, and they havent moved since.
     
  5. May 10, 2009 at 6:45 PM
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    why on EARTH do you have to push down on them?

    i dont think ive found a reason that i HAVE to push on my fenders
     
  6. May 10, 2009 at 6:46 PM
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    Everybody needs a hobby? :confused:
     
  7. May 10, 2009 at 6:47 PM
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    It doesnt take very much to move the fender.
     
  8. May 10, 2009 at 6:48 PM
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    Shouls i tighten down the bolts in the engine bay?
     
  9. May 10, 2009 at 6:48 PM
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    Try useing less presure...It only water.
     
  10. May 10, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    i guess the 2nd gens are just loose trucks hahaha...ive sat on my fender (feet in the engine bay where the air box goes...and i didnt notice mine move at all
     
  11. May 10, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    Which bolts? I guess you could tighten down some random bolts in there if you want....
     
  12. May 10, 2009 at 6:56 PM
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    I know what he's talking about. They move a bit when I wax the truck but I don't see it as a problem since they go back to where they were.
     
  13. May 10, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    Yeah exactly!!! It's not a problem to me either just the noise is kinda scarry haha
     
  14. May 10, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    Im just playin with ya....Dont worry about it. Tigtening bolts wont help. Its just how they are.
     
  15. May 10, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    When you open up the hood, the bolts right next to the fender and wheel well. theres like 3 or 4 of them
     
  16. May 10, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I dont think it will matter if you tigten them. You can try it if you like.
     
  17. May 10, 2009 at 7:16 PM
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    is the fender loose or is it just flexing?
     
  18. May 10, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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    It moves around the HL area.

    but if you press down on it in the middle it flexes
     
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