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What are the signs?????

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Sallen, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Aug 23, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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    Sallen

    Sallen [OP] New Member

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    What's up fellas. Found a yota. 04 x-cab taco.2 wheel drive It is silver with the black fender flares, leather seats, all automatic. It's the 3 liter. My question is.... It does have a trd sticker on the bed. What are tell tell signs that it's a true trd??? I have found this truck on the Internet at a reputable car lot and I don't want to get dicked around. There ad doesn't say anything about the trd?? Is there anyway to check?? Thanks guys. Need the info fast!!!
     
  2. Aug 23, 2011 at 7:33 PM
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    humanoid

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    A 3.0L? Are you sure? It's either a 2.7L 4 banger or a 3.4L 6 cylinder.
     
  3. Aug 23, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    Does it have a E locker differential?? And its prolly the 3.4L..
     
  4. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:22 PM
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    Sallen

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    Well it's actually for a good friend of mine and it does have 3.4. But I think We figured it out. Just wanted to see if there were any visual signs from pictures. I think we saw the Rear diff lock button. Is the button under the the drivers side ac vent? Thanks for the replies fellas. Let ya know if he buys it. Told him he needs to sign up to this forum. Thanks!!
     
  5. Aug 23, 2011 at 10:37 PM
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    This is the button for the rear differential lock.

    RR diff lock button.jpg
     
  6. Aug 23, 2011 at 11:36 PM
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    yea don't get if confused with the clutchstartcancel button
     
  7. Aug 24, 2011 at 5:05 AM
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    Hell yeah!! Thanks for the photo bg04. That helps me out tremendously. I see that button in the pic I'm looking at. Thanks to blackdawg, yeah I will tell my buddy. He is going to go look at today. Let you guys know how it turns out. It's a clean little bitch. 04 with 71,xxxx for 12,5xx. Once again thanks fellas!!
     
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