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Truck jitter's on Hwy behind 18 Wheelers?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Jimsc, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. Aug 21, 2011 at 3:43 PM
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    Jimsc

    Jimsc [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a 2010 double cab prerunner. When I am behind 18 wheelers the truck seems bob around. Anyone else experience this sensation. I have a set of TRD springs and shocks I was thinking about installing? Do think this might help?
     
  2. Aug 21, 2011 at 3:47 PM
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    Icepuck72

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    how close are you following them? :confused: Personally I get out of the lane if I'm behind one...too many rocks and I hate not being able to see a good distance in front of me.
     
  3. Aug 21, 2011 at 3:54 PM
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    There is some pretty significant air turbulence going on around semis at highway speed - try it on a motorcycle and you'll really experience the sensation.
     
  4. Aug 21, 2011 at 4:10 PM
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  5. Aug 21, 2011 at 4:11 PM
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