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v8 tacoma

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Quicktime_GT, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. Jul 29, 2008 at 6:50 AM
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    Quicktime_GT

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    2.5 inch spacers 2 inch blocks rancho shocks
    so is there anyone out there that has done a v8 swap?

    I think it would be sweet to have a 2nd gen with a 4.7
     
  2. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:06 AM
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    Khaos

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    There have been a few V8 swaps.
     
  3. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:07 AM
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    lsocoee

    lsocoee My hair is all natural Thor

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    Someone did a Lexus V8 swap. Seemed like a lot of work for a marginal improvement.
     
  4. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:14 AM
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    Have you drove the 4.7? My Mom's Sequioa has it and I love it. I wouldn't swap out my 4.0 though.
     
  5. Jul 29, 2008 at 7:18 AM
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    lsocoee

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    I don't think it was a 4.7 engine. Maybe it was. The guy said he did it to smooth out the hills when he was towing.
     
  6. Jul 29, 2008 at 8:01 AM
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    Quicktime_GT

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    I think it would be sweet..

    The 2nd gen tacomas and the older tundra's are so similar, it seems that if you had a role over v8 tundra, and a water damage or something tacoma, it would be the only right thing to do lol..
     
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