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What have you done to your Tacoma today? 1st Gen Edition

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by SlimDigg, Feb 7, 2011.

  1. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:00 PM
    PcBuilder14

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    Wouldn't have any noticeable effects.
     
  2. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:00 PM
    somethinboutayota

    somethinboutayota Dorthy left Kansas for a reason

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    This was the first time I actually used it so I made the mistake of pulling it off dry so I had to get a knife and cut it
     
  3. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:09 PM
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    posted in that thread asking a question. thanks for the link, that JB weld looks clean! that shit can get messy!
     
  4. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:15 PM
    seedless024

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    on a positive note!

    after breaking my air filter house and zip tying it back together i noticed a HUGE difference in power, i should also note that the front of my MAF sensor was COVERED in dirt! so not only the power was a huge difference i can imagine my gas mileage will also be noticeably better as soon as i can properly measure it on my next fill up

    i need to give a shout out on here to a local utah member CohbsTaco for meeting up with me and giving me a can of real MAF sensor cleaner! thank man! its cool total strangers are willing to help! the good ole interwebs have some mighty fine peeps in these cyberworlds
     
  5. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:20 PM
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    Lol that's the cleanest jb weld job I think I've ever done. I used the end of a plastic spoon surprisingly.
     
  6. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:22 PM
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    herpes is free too.
     
  7. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:25 PM
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    :laughing:
     
  8. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:26 PM
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    thanks for the trade secret!
     
  9. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:35 PM
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    No problem!
     
  10. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:51 PM
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  11. Jan 23, 2014 at 9:57 PM
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  12. Jan 23, 2014 at 11:48 PM
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    in the market for a first gen upgraded steel skid plate, any suggestions?
     
  13. Jan 23, 2014 at 11:50 PM
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    Budbuilt skids
     
  14. Jan 23, 2014 at 11:52 PM
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  17. Jan 24, 2014 at 8:50 AM
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    Does anybody have light force 140s? I'm looking at buying a used set and wondering if they throw enough light to go on my front bumper as spots.
     
  19. Jan 24, 2014 at 9:08 AM
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  20. Jan 24, 2014 at 10:02 AM
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    You can clean the entire area around where it separated, using an alcohol based cleaner. Then go to the auto parts store and ask for a stick of JB Weld for PLASTIC. Follow the directions and you can make it as good as new. I've done it before to a couple of Tacoma trucks. And it only takes 4 hours to dry, and 24 hours to cure, but it will hold. Do it in the evening when you get home from work. By morning you can drive it. And the fumes will be gone by the 4 hour mark.

    Actually if you look at the point of separation, it is between the air filter box and the MAF. No code will set for that. Only leaks AFTER the MAF will set a code.
     
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