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Will attention now prevent a carrier bearing problem

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by SeniorSpan, Jan 17, 2011.

  1. Jan 17, 2011 at 5:32 PM
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    SeniorSpan

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    Been reading several threads on the Tacoma carrier bearing, specifically to support cross member and vibration.

    If you are running a non-lifted truck and currently not experiencing carrier bearing vibration will replacing the OEM bearing bracket with some thing like the bearing drop bracken like sold by beefed Taco avoid a problem down the road? Or, is this just over reaction?

    Cheers
     
  2. Jan 17, 2011 at 5:35 PM
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    98tacoma27

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    over-reaction
     
  3. Jan 17, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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  5. Jan 18, 2011 at 9:07 AM
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    Thanks for the inputs. I'm a preventive maintenance kinda guy and if I can avoid a problem I will. Replies appreciated.

    Cheers
     
  6. Jan 18, 2011 at 9:11 AM
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    Over reaction. I'm lifted, have a hair of CB takeoff shudder, I'm just going to break it. When it finally shits the bed, I'll go to a Tom Woods double cardan and eliminate the CB all together.
     
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