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Wheel sticks out on right side...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Who Dat Popcorn, Feb 22, 2011.

  1. Feb 22, 2011 at 7:56 AM
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    Well I've had this problem (I think it's a problem) for about a year now and it always bugs me to think about it. I've heard people say that you can unbolt the ubolts and shift the axle over, but at the same time, people say you can't do that. I've been to toyota and they said it's not enough to cause a problem. Still I don't like the way it looks. Any ideas what I can do?

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  2. Feb 22, 2011 at 7:58 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Loosen the bed bolts and realign the bed to the cab.
     
  3. Feb 22, 2011 at 7:59 AM
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    Bingo. There have been several people who determined it's actually the bed that isn't centered, not the axle.
     
  4. Feb 22, 2011 at 8:02 AM
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    IF....that is actually the case. A Live axel can move about .5" of more from side to side.
     
  5. Feb 22, 2011 at 8:02 AM
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    Already did that. That's the first thing toyota did, helped a little. This is the end result.
     
  6. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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    mine is like that too.
     
  7. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:34 AM
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    :( I don't see another option other than recentering the axle then
     
  8. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:36 AM
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    OP, don't worry about it.

    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/135376-my-bed-crooked-2.html#post2654372

     
  9. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:37 AM
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    From what i know its not the bed! I was told that all tacoma's are like this at least everyone that i have seen i would not mess with moving the bed!
     
  10. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:38 AM
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    Its funny that toyota moved the bed! I know 3 master techs that work at toyota and they say they are all like that! :eek:
     
  12. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:42 AM
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    If I go out and look at my truck and it's not centered, I'm never going to be able to NOT notice it again....and I will blame you. :mad: :laugh:
     
  13. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:43 AM
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    Trust me it will be the same way And yes you will hate me!:D;)
     
  14. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:44 AM
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    :rofl:
     
  15. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:44 AM
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    That's because they didn't move the bed.
     
  16. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    I am hoping that you are joking your going to have a shit load of NOOBS going to the dealer and saying! "Can you move my Bed!:p
     
  17. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    I thought about that, but it looks goofy lol.
     
  18. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    Dead Serious. See ------------>:cool:
     
  19. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:50 AM
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    Left!

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    Right!

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  20. Feb 22, 2011 at 10:51 AM
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    Buhahahaha!


    Buhahahahahaha! Noob:p I hope your joking!
     
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