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What size of sockets/wrenches do you carry

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by AllMountainToy, Sep 7, 2011.

  1. AllMountainToy

    AllMountainToy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    I searched a few different existing posts on this topic but did not see any that mention the specific socket and wrench sizes needed on a second gen. Tacoma.

    I would prefer to carry only the sizes that I need 90% of the time rather than an entire set.

    When I owned my 07 JK Unlimited there was a post in that forum that listed the sizes required (18MM for suspension, 14 MM for grounding points, etc).

    Can anyone point me to an existing post or list the sizes?

    Thanks.
     
  2. slo13zx3

    slo13zx3 Well-Known Member

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    Its a Toyota not a jeep u don't need tools
     
  3. JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

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    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    10,12,14,16,17,19,21,22,27,35mm that's what I carry but I have some aftermarket stuff with different sizes.

    You could do just about anything on a stock truck with a 10,12,14,16,17,19,21
     
  4. AllMountainToy

    AllMountainToy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks Jlee
     
  5. KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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    A breaker bar, 13/16" socket for the wheel and a portable air compressor. That's it. Can't think of too many situations where a set of tools will let me limp home, without spare parts.
     
  6. joes06tacoma

    joes06tacoma Well-Known Member

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    Go check and make sure your lug wrench fits the lug nuts on your truck. That's the most important one to carry. My truck came with the wrong lug wrench. It does not fit the factory installed lug nuts. Thankfully I figured that out in my garage, not somewhere else.
     
  7. AllMountainToy

    AllMountainToy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Joe, thanks for the heads up. I have now checked that off my list.
     
  8. ontarioyota

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    KenLyns set up is what I carry as well as a socket set and some pliers.
     
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