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TRD SUPERCHARGER PROBLEMS.

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by neegdogdig, Apr 26, 2013.

  1. neegdogdig

    neegdogdig [OP] Tacohollic

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    SAS Prerunner to 5 speed 4x4 4.88 gears
    HELLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLP PLEASE!
    MY TRD SUPERCHARGER IS HAVING SOME LEAK AT THE NOSE DRIVE AND
    I DON'T KNOW WHAT IS WRONG WITH IT:confused:.
    IS ANY OF YOU GUYS HAVE THIS ISSUES ON YOURS? AND WHAT YOU DO TO
    CORRECT THE ISSUES I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW. YOUR INPUTS ARE APPRECIATED, THANKS.
     
  2. 2011supercoma

    2011supercoma Well-Known Member

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    first or second gen? how many miles on the trd sc?
     
  3. Southern01Taco

    Southern01Taco Well-Known Member

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    If I recall correctly the first gen blowers(grey) had a problem with the nose cone cracking and leaking. If that's not the issue or you have the second gen(black) then the gasket that seals the nose cone to the blower is leaking. Either way, I think you might have to pull it off.
     
  4. Jkohler

    Jkohler HUH?

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  5. neegdogdig

    neegdogdig [OP] Tacohollic

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    SAS Prerunner to 5 speed 4x4 4.88 gears
    i was thinking the nose seal might turn old and cracked may be its time to replace with new seal.
    but anyone know what kind of tools to use to remove the bolt from the nose? or to take it apart?
     
    Last edited: Apr 27, 2013
  6. neegdogdig

    neegdogdig [OP] Tacohollic

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    not too sure but look like second gen. color is black and it's 81k on the sc.
     
  7. Pachacuti

    Pachacuti New Member

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    I have 80,000 miles on it and am wondering what maintenance I need to do on the Grey colored SuperCharger . Oil change ? How? Can I do it without removing it? I have no problems yet but I see some evidence of oil on the hood above the SuperChanger. :(
     
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