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Trucks! Tacoma on Spike TV

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by MapleMoose, Sep 17, 2011.

  1. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:09 AM
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    MapleMoose

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    Trucks is on Spike TV right now!
     
  2. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:12 AM
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    a turbo?
    really?
    super charger woulda been better :spy:
     
  3. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:15 AM
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    Turbo sounds better imo
     
  4. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:15 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    They did the grey wire mod and Trail Gear sliders. Doing a turbo install now
     
  5. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    When did they do those?
     
  6. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:26 AM
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    F yeah! That turbo sounds mean!!!
     
  7. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:27 AM
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    i sounded soo BAD ASS!!!!! so jel!!!
     
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  9. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:55 AM
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    Yeah hearin that blow off valve makes me want one haha
     
  10. Sep 17, 2011 at 9:58 AM
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  11. Sep 17, 2011 at 10:08 AM
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    That was in the first 5 minutes
     
  12. Sep 17, 2011 at 10:52 AM
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    ah shit, missed the first 5 min..

    Man do they work fast! :rolleyes:
     
  13. Sep 17, 2011 at 11:40 AM
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    I really like how the turbo is set up on this Tacoma. Are most turbos tied into the exhaust like that, or is that just a exhaust turbo? I think its pretty cool that it replaces your exhaust and is a snorkel at the same time. Plus you get alot of all time power.

    Much better than a SC IMO, plus a heard you cant run the SC too long or you can wreck the engine.
     
  14. Sep 17, 2011 at 12:07 PM
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    If your asking whether turbos are powered by exhaust gases, yes they are.
     
  15. Sep 17, 2011 at 12:33 PM
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    Looks like they are showing a part 2 series of the tacoma on Trucks! tomorrow at 10:30am. Or is this the one they showed today?
     
  16. Sep 17, 2011 at 12:38 PM
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    I think its just a repeat, the new episodes are usually on Sat mornings
     
  17. Sep 17, 2011 at 1:10 PM
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    Ok so I'm all about turbos (big diesel guy) but what a worthless set up on a off road truck. Tubing that goes thru the fender well. And the turbo lag with that thing mounted that far back. Not to mention running filter tubing thru the bed and toolbox. And all the sticks that are gunna try and rip those oil cooler lines off. Junk IMO
     
  18. Sep 17, 2011 at 6:11 PM
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    I'm just wondering how they think they are making more power without a better set of injectors and some programming.
     
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    More fuel plus more air equals more power.
     
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    how would turbo lag affect lower gears offroad?

    crawl-crawl-crawl-JUMP?
     
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