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Timing belt replacement for 3.4's on "Trucks" this morning

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by cmf21, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. Apr 2, 2011 at 9:10 AM
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    cmf21

    cmf21 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I was watching tv this morning and the show "Trucks" on Spike were replacing the timing belt on a 3.4l engine. Anyone else watch this?
     
  2. Apr 2, 2011 at 9:24 AM
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    mach1man001

    mach1man001 eh whatever

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  3. Apr 2, 2011 at 9:29 AM
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    watching it now also. nice truck there beating on. there going to do a SAS also on it
     
  4. Apr 2, 2011 at 9:48 AM
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  5. Apr 2, 2011 at 10:17 AM
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    Watched it! It's great to see the "Extended 'Coma" being built up.
     
  6. Apr 2, 2011 at 1:25 PM
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    twfsa

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    Might be able to watch it on line after it airs.
     
  7. Apr 2, 2011 at 3:53 PM
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    shitroc

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    watched it this mornin, they made that trd fly lol. i might attempt the timing belt/water pump/thermostat replacement after watching them do it.
     
  8. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:13 PM
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    Were can I watch that episode?
     
  9. Apr 3, 2011 at 2:30 AM
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    its on at noon sunday on spike tv. i have the dvr set! thats noon est!
     
  10. Apr 6, 2011 at 9:07 PM
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    NONE.....yet!
  11. Apr 7, 2011 at 7:42 AM
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    Have you guys ever used a breaker bar and the starter to get the crank bolt loose? What tool are they talking about for the crank bolt?
     
  12. Apr 7, 2011 at 8:00 AM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    that works as well. I made the tool using these plans:
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    http://www.4x4wire.com/toyota/maintenance/timing_belt/
     
  13. Jun 11, 2011 at 9:16 AM
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    TanSR5x4

    TanSR5x4 Hold my beer and watch this

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    hey its on right now again!

    so that means it will probably be on again same time tomorrow for those who want to see it
     
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