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what is this on my 2012???

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TRDfarmerTN, Dec 2, 2011.

  1. Dec 2, 2011 at 1:50 PM
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    TRDfarmerTN

    TRDfarmerTN [OP] Well-Known Member

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    20% tint, painted handles,painted grill, wet okole seatcovers,sockmonkey decals
    noticed this wasnt on my 2008... wondered what it does??? its right next to where the intake pipe goes into the fenderwell

    what is this.jpg
     
  2. Dec 2, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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    hookedontronics

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    lol o man, i know exactly what that is. My honda s2000 has one too (which is actually getting removed this weekend, now that i have the delete kit for it and my cel won't trigger on). It's a secondary air injection pump. It forces hot air into your cat to warm it up when you first start your truck, it's an emissions thing.
     
  3. Dec 2, 2011 at 2:05 PM
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    johnanm

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    I have it on my 2011 2.7 (September production) also.
     
  4. Dec 2, 2011 at 2:06 PM
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    North Star

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    Are you on s2ki by any chance?
     
  5. Dec 2, 2011 at 2:06 PM
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    maineah

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    Looks like a turbo for your ABS unit!
     
  6. Dec 2, 2011 at 2:15 PM
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  7. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:09 PM
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    TRDfarmerTN

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    20% tint, painted handles,painted grill, wet okole seatcovers,sockmonkey decals
    ok thanks guys...if it holds back any power or anything hopefully they come out with a delete kit for it!
     
  8. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    scocar

    scocar Scouting the perimeter for weakness

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  9. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:23 PM
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    scocar Scouting the perimeter for weakness

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    [​IMG]
     
  10. Dec 2, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    No it doesn't hold back power, it pumps fresh air into your exhaust system upstream of the cats to help warm them up during cold starts and also helps with oxidization of HC and CO
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secondary_air_injection
     
  11. Dec 13, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    Has anyone put on a AEM intake with the heat shield/shroud with this installed yet? If so, do you have any photos? I have a 2012 with it, and took the AEM intake off of my 2010 and want to install it.
     
  12. Dec 13, 2011 at 5:40 PM
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    I traded my 2010 for a 2012 and my K & N kit will not fit because of that pump. I haven't yet found a cold air kit for a 2012.
     
  13. Dec 13, 2011 at 5:48 PM
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    I am gonna see if it fits without the metal shroud...
     
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    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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  19. Dec 14, 2011 at 4:25 AM
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  20. Dec 17, 2011 at 12:53 PM
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    Bad news... doesn't fit.. The size of the air filter is either too big or they need to modified the pipe itself. The heat shield was an issue due to some cooling lines running through the engine compartment.
     
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