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Toyota can suck one (t100 tech)

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by 97T, Apr 1, 2011.

  1. Apr 1, 2011 at 5:41 PM
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    97T

    97T [OP] Resident T100 guy

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    apparently the clutch pedal bracket has some issue causing the firewall to flex, so i cant get the damn thing into first or second.... no recall at all so this is coming out of pocket ... i mean i know toyota only made 500k or so of these trucks, but by them not recalling this when it happens to almost all of them kinda sullies me on them, and im sure there are plenty of t100 owners who have had this happen and have bought other trucks to replace theirs with when they went car shopping.
     
  2. Apr 1, 2011 at 5:43 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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  3. Apr 1, 2011 at 5:49 PM
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    97T

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    it doesnt entirely turn me off cause i believe its still a better truck than the 99 mazda that preceded it, but i hope this is the end of problem s
     
  4. Apr 1, 2011 at 6:01 PM
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    KenLyns

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    If Toyota only made 500,000 of these trucks, then only about 50,000 had a clutch pedal?
     
  5. Apr 1, 2011 at 6:09 PM
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    back in the 90s america wasnt filled with a bunch of automatic wanting pussies, sticks were still sought after, so im sure that number is higher.
     
  6. Apr 1, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    skytower

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    Hitch and wiring, aux back-up light, rear strobe lights, radio and underseat sub.
    Reinforce the firewall.
     
  7. Apr 1, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    I take it the flex happened recently? Did some weld actually break on the firewall?
     
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