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What Have You Done To Your Tacoma Today?

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

  1. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:19 AM
    95SLE

    95SLE Getting Ready for Summer

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    Good call and it is not all that hard on my 2WD Tacoma. Engine, manual transmission, and rear end oil cost me right arounf $150. Cabin filter was less than 10. I would expect for your Tacoma the cost would be loser to $200 using a quality syn oils. Plus I think you have to change plugs as well.
     
  2. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:21 AM
    Ostrichsak

    Ostrichsak Don't taze me bro!

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    Any chuffing from that port design? What made you decide to port it instead of going sealed? Sealed would allow for an even smaller enclosure.
     
  3. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:29 AM
    Saskquatch11

    Saskquatch11 TRUCK YEAH

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    won't know until I get everything else installed. for a 8W3v3 the difference in size between sealed and ported isn't much at all.

    http://www.jlaudio.ca/8w3v3-4-car-audio-w3v3-subwoofer-drivers-92148
     
  4. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:34 AM
    Ostrichsak

    Ostrichsak Don't taze me bro!

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    Yeah, I saw that it wasn't much but in an application where size is a concern that's that much smaller you could have made it. How much room do you have from the back of the sub to the back wall on the box? Also, is that white cup on the front the port exit? Kind of hard to tell from the angles of the pictures but I assume so. Where did you decide to mount your amp?
     
  5. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:43 AM
    Saskquatch11

    Saskquatch11 TRUCK YEAH

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    just under 5/8". yes, that's the port exit. most likely the amp with be mounted under the passenger seat.
     
  6. Oct 18, 2012 at 10:53 AM
    kyleTRDtaco12

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    sweettt nice brand choice for the sub woofer dude
     
  7. Oct 18, 2012 at 11:14 AM
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    People like you suck. You should be considerate of the ones working on your vehicle. Would you want to work on a crusty truck?
     
  8. Oct 18, 2012 at 11:35 AM
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    easyeatlanta Artificial Intelligence beats natural stupidity

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    What size did you get on the glass pack
     
  10. Oct 18, 2012 at 11:51 AM
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    Nobody cares, you already made your point 3 pages ago so move on
     
  11. Oct 18, 2012 at 12:07 PM
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    :jerkoff:
     
  12. Oct 18, 2012 at 12:31 PM
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  13. Oct 18, 2012 at 1:37 PM
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    Completed my 30K Mile Service today. The stealership wanted just over $500 for the job, so I said screw that and just did it myself. After buying all the parts and renting a lift for 2 hours, I only paid $136.12. Here is what all I did today:

    Changed reaf diff oil
    Changed engine oil and filter
    Changed spark plugs
    Rotated tires
    Complete lube job
    Checked torque on prop shaft
    Changed air filter
    Changed cabin air filter

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Oct 18, 2012 at 1:48 PM
    KCDuran

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    Damn... 500? At least you can do it all yourself. I'd probably take it to a Jiffylube or Midas haha
     
  15. Oct 18, 2012 at 2:38 PM
    DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    Good for you on the self-service. From all the derision they receive, I'm impressed that you kept the Rugged Trails for 30k.
     
  16. Oct 18, 2012 at 2:49 PM
    KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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  17. Oct 18, 2012 at 2:52 PM
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    I put gas in it...

    Sweet! I didn't even know people could rent lifts 0.o
     
  18. Oct 18, 2012 at 3:14 PM
    DoorDing

    DoorDing Thank you, Nancy Roman

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    Very nice. Have you found a way to run off road with them disconnected, without having the ends flail around and cause damage?
     
  19. Oct 18, 2012 at 3:21 PM
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    Where did you rent a lift?

    And where did you buy those joints?
     
  20. Oct 18, 2012 at 3:31 PM
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    Looks great! Write up and parts list?
     

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