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What Have You Done To Your 2nd Gen Tacoma Today?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kwalton, Feb 2, 2008.

  1. Aug 4, 2020 at 10:04 AM
    cmoterboat

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    Part number for the charcoal canister? Is that for the emissions stuff on the drivers side of the engine?

    Also what kind of snorkel are you adding?
     
  2. Aug 4, 2020 at 10:30 AM
    WestCoastBestCoast

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    so I decided I might as well just change it out. Seemed like this was the right oil. Weird thing is though, it says the LSD additive is already in it? Or should I still add the additive from the dealer?
     
  3. Aug 4, 2020 at 10:37 AM
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    I'll answer because you quoted me, but mine doesn't take additive at all, so I couldn't answer your question except to say that I can't answer your question. Sorry man. EST or Rick should be able to tell you...I'm sure they'll get the same notification I did when I came on here.
     
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  4. Aug 4, 2020 at 10:52 AM
    WestCoastBestCoast

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    No worries!
     
  5. Aug 4, 2020 at 10:59 AM
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    So there I was contemplating what I want to spend money on the truck. New winch? Have to convince the wife. Hammer hangers? Fridge slide?

    Haha jokes on me. Turns out my steering rack is shot. Even if I sort that shit out on my own, those bitches ain’t cheap. Bye bye ideas for fun things to buy the truck. :angrygirl:
     
  6. Aug 4, 2020 at 11:02 AM
    Rick_Taco

    Rick_Taco I'll do it myself

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    Mine doesn't take it either. I believe 09 and newer doesn't need the additive. I used Lucas oil myself.

    https://www.tacomaworld.com/threads/changing-differential-fluid-a-step-by-step-how-to.24545/

    https://www.tacomaworld.com/threads/front-diff-and-transfer-case-oil-change-howto.147631/
     
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  7. Aug 4, 2020 at 11:05 AM
    EatSleepTacos

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    Yes that is common and even if a truck doesn't need it, it's still safe to add. That will suffice and you don't need any extra additive.

    I highly highly recommend OEM.

    https://parts.mcgeorgetoyota.com/oem-parts/toyota-gear-assembly-4425004030
     
  8. Aug 4, 2020 at 11:09 AM
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    Perfectly stock?
    My AC is doing the "I only like to go on HIGH" thing. I checked out the harness and it does have a little browning to it.

    Is that covered under the TSB? My truck is a 2013.
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  9. Aug 4, 2020 at 11:24 AM
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    My 2013 did that. Relay went bad. It was covered only under my extended warranty. It still acts up. In fact I need to take it back in because it is now a 3 speed and not a 4 speed fan. No variation between first and second setting. I was told it’s a common problem.
     
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  10. Aug 4, 2020 at 11:25 AM
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    So no worries if I already added the additive? Just don't want something terrible to happen....
     
  11. Aug 4, 2020 at 12:04 PM
    dpele

    dpele Eh.

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    Replaced my spark plugs. Around 111,000 miles (179,000 kms).
    Looks like the dealership (or previous owner) replaced them once because they are all Denso.
    Everything seems normal to me. Unless someone thinks different?

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    Also visited Drumheller, Alberta this weekend!

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  12. Aug 4, 2020 at 12:09 PM
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    Nope, nothing to worry about
     
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    Rick_Taco

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    If it's not covered it is an easy fix. All you need is a 5.5mm socket, wire strippers and the kit comes with crimps. Only takes about 30 minutes.

    Mine just went out a month ago.

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07H34RRPX/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o08_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1
     
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    Yeah Looks like an easy fix! I just want Toyota to do it. My entire HVAC system blew out under warranty about 2 years ago and they replaced it. Hopefully they'll do this. I'd prefer them do it because it involves splicing and soldering. Easy enough but they'll be peace of mind if it's "certified" ya know?
     
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    Charcoal canister part number is: 77740-04020. It's under the bed.

    Drivers side of the engine?

    I bought a Dobinson's snorkel. Didn't want to spend the cash on an ARB one.
     
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  16. Aug 4, 2020 at 1:18 PM
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    Drained, filled, additive, and new washers. Pretty sure the mini-heart attack I gave myself over the past 24 hours is entirely from just an old crush washer.
     
  17. Aug 4, 2020 at 1:23 PM
    EatSleepTacos

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    Did you clean up the diff once you were done so you can tell if it continues?
     
  18. Aug 4, 2020 at 1:58 PM
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    Rubbed it down with TuboTowels. Gonna grab some brake cleaner in the morning to really degrease and clean it. For now, I should be able to tell if it continues overnight.
     
  19. Aug 4, 2020 at 2:18 PM
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    installed this a couple days ago. my previous one failed on me :(
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  20. Aug 4, 2020 at 3:59 PM
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    Did you build the enclosure? Where did you place the sub?
    I installed a 10TW1 last year and made the enclosure to fit behind the back seat.
     

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