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when filling the front diff today..

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by jeremy_283, Feb 7, 2010.

  1. Feb 7, 2010 at 4:16 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    I got lost in the mess of diff fluid and missing the hole sometimes... lol... so whenever the oil filler hole started overfilling i capped it, that ok ya'll think?
     
  2. Feb 7, 2010 at 4:36 PM
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    Perfectly fine - that's what I always do.
     
  3. Feb 7, 2010 at 5:26 PM
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    Sounds like a personal problem.
     
  4. Feb 8, 2010 at 7:16 AM
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    oh boy, that's a tuffy, don't have the time to do it till next Monday, but I do worry about stuff like this alot cuz of the damage done if I mess up, my truck was visibly level and I checked it side to side levelness by putting a level in the bed
     
  5. Feb 8, 2010 at 7:20 AM
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    And also, it feels like I put no less than a quart in it, and it also sat there for about 5 minutes dripping out the fill hole, then I filled it a lil bit again just to make sure
     
  6. Feb 8, 2010 at 7:41 AM
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    Think about this, Your kidding right?
     
  7. Feb 8, 2010 at 7:56 AM
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    What so you mean?
     
  8. Feb 8, 2010 at 8:01 AM
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    How much more are you goin to get into the diff when its coming out of the fill hole........................
     
  9. Feb 8, 2010 at 8:09 AM
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    Well you make a point, I was just wondering if maybe the differential needed to be rotated or the oil needs
    to settle
     
  10. Feb 8, 2010 at 8:12 AM
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    You can do that if you want, Just to make sure.
     
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