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wheel hop

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by sicripp83, Mar 16, 2011.

  1. Mar 16, 2011 at 5:20 PM
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    sicripp83

    sicripp83 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    just a quick question, i have already mentioned that i get wheel hop or something like it while wheeling in snow(or when peeling out) and i was just woundering if the stiffer spring in the rear (which the tsb or aal would give me) would solve the little problem. sounds good but does anyone with a m/t and a tsb or aal have wheel hop ??
     
  2. Mar 16, 2011 at 5:24 PM
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    98_Mud_bug

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    I have a first gen but even with my aal i had wheel hop. it was not as bad but i still had it.
     
  3. Mar 17, 2011 at 6:48 AM
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    Yes, wheel hop is there even after TSB. There is less of it but still there. 2gens have very long springs and that is the main problem. The only good solution is traction bar. This way you are not making stiffer ride but less wheel hop
    :)
     
  4. Mar 17, 2011 at 10:22 AM
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    Drunknsloth

    Drunknsloth Indffrnce will be the fall of manknd but who cares

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    My first thought was stiffer leaf springs, my second thought was better tires.
     
  5. Mar 17, 2011 at 3:59 PM
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    good to know that traction bar is money i could use for a lift so i guess ill deal withit for now, spring is here anyway.
     
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