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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 07 sport 4x4, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:10 PM
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    07 sport 4x4

    07 sport 4x4 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    My battery died last night, shes so dead the doors won't even lock.:( Anyways my question is are the TrueStart (toyota replacement batteries) the same as the factory battery? The factory battery has been great, its 5 years and 4 months old, so if the Truestart is the same thing i will buy another, and if not then i will probably get an EverStart Maxx. Thanks in advance.
     
  2. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:11 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    You can lock the doors with the key
     
  3. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:12 PM
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    crf69

    crf69 scraping my emblems off my plasti-dip

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  4. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:12 PM
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    Really? ;)
     
  5. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:14 PM
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    OZ-T

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    Yes
     
  6. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:14 PM
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    Not the point, my truck died in my driveway, I just thought it was odd that it died so suddenly. I started my truck and moved it so i could mow and it started fine (no dragging) then went to move it back to its spot later and it was completely dead
     
  7. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:16 PM
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    When a battery goes it goes, modern batteries give little warning,
     
  8. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:17 PM
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    Did you lock it ?
     
  9. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    So....to recap....The OP asks if the said battery is the same as OEM, and OZ simply says "you can lock the doors with the key"....
     
  10. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:19 PM
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    Actually it only does the drivers and passenger side door(must be done separately), the back two have to be done manually cause' they dont have keyholes! :D
     
  11. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:20 PM
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    That's about it as far as I got too
     
  12. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:20 PM
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    Yes :)............now back to the original question......
     
  13. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:21 PM
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    You can lock the doors with the key
     
  14. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:23 PM
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    it unlocked with the key fob like normal, then when i got there and opened the door my map lights dimmed and went out, i turned the key and the dash lights wouldn't even come on for me so i jumped it with my sisters car and pulled it back into its spot
     
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  15. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:24 PM
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  16. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:25 PM
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    He was simply making a point in which to show how dead the battery is. He never said "HALP!! Im locked outta me truck! "
     
  17. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:27 PM
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    :rofl:
     
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  19. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:31 PM
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    OMG OZ stopppp!! *dangit you have me laughing so fricken hard right now*

    Chris, he was UNLOCKED outta his truck, geeze.

    Stopit, OZ. You're going to get me in trouble, I'm sitting here laughing all by myself and people are thinking I'm nutz!!!!
     
  20. Apr 5, 2012 at 4:32 PM
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