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TSB question

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mattioss, Oct 10, 2009.

  1. Oct 10, 2009 at 6:17 PM
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    mattioss

    mattioss [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey Guys,

    I was just looking over my toyota.com service crap from the stealership. I got the Rear Spring TSB done. My question is weren't they supposed to change the shocks too? I could have sworn i read they were to change the shocks but on the thing it says replaced rear springs only.

    Matt
     
  2. Oct 10, 2009 at 6:28 PM
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    Brunes

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    You have a TRD...SOOOOO....you have the shocks they would have swapped to. There are no more OEM upgrades past the TRD shocks.

    You got what you were owed.
     
  3. Oct 11, 2009 at 12:17 PM
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    Bryan07sport

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    I just got the TSB done yesterday and it's definetely only got 3 springs. 2 longs and the fat helper guy. Invoice said $1430. Obviously free for me. Is this a possible substitute to the 4 leaf packs that supposedly were getting put on? it does seem a bit higher in the back now, and stiffer, so maybe an upgraded pack? or just fresh springs haven't settled and they put stock springs back on? thanks
     
  4. Oct 11, 2009 at 12:31 PM
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    Brunes

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    Go look at the part numbers and compare them to the TSB. The 4 leaf thing is a "rule of thumb" more than anything. The part numbers will assure you have the right springs in there.
     
  5. Oct 11, 2009 at 3:57 PM
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    i'll look and see. where can i find the original tsb? and where in panhandle? i lived in pensacola for the last year
     
  6. Oct 11, 2009 at 4:24 PM
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    I'm in Milton @ NAS Whiting. And I think there are some links around- Not sure where they are tho...My search fu is lazy tonight...Sorry bro.
     
  7. Oct 11, 2009 at 6:39 PM
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    Got my suspension TSB yesterday. It now has 3 leafs plus the helper (just 2 plus helper before)
     
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