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wipers fyi

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pataco, Dec 18, 2010.

  1. Dec 18, 2010 at 12:35 PM
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    pataco

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    so i went to wal mart to get me some wiper blades.book calls for 22" on the drivers side and a 21"on the pass. side.they didnt have a 21"in the ones i wanted to get BUT they did have 2 22" ones.so, i said to my self"my self, that extra 1" shouldnt be a problem"i was right,they work fine.so you can run 2 22" wipers on our trucks.
     
  2. Dec 18, 2010 at 12:38 PM
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    Muchas gracias señor.
     
  3. Dec 18, 2010 at 12:54 PM
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    Good to know.
     
  4. Dec 18, 2010 at 2:01 PM
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    yep, did the same thing by accident. I didn't read the whole thing when I looked up my truck and bought 2 - 22" wiper blades. So far so good, no rubbing or issues keeping the windshield clear.
     
  5. Dec 18, 2010 at 2:23 PM
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    thats funny, i did the exact same thing today. except i got mine from o'reilys, buy one get one free
     
  7. Dec 18, 2010 at 5:11 PM
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    DrRabbitFurHead

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    I run the same set up, but you can see where the very end of the blade on the passenger side doesn't touch the window when it's raining. Not a big deal IMO...
     
  8. Dec 18, 2010 at 5:17 PM
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    Funny this post is up now. I went to buy wipers today and the Autozone I went to didnt have any 21" in the rainx that I wanted..so I drove across town to the other Autozone to get one 22 and one 21....oops
     
  9. Dec 18, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    2TRunner

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    I have 17 inchers on mine. Work perfectly fine.
     
  10. Dec 18, 2010 at 6:08 PM
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    Why would you run 17" wiper blades? Seems kinda pointless...
     
  11. Dec 19, 2010 at 6:30 AM
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    x2
     
  12. Dec 19, 2010 at 6:32 AM
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    that does suck.at least you know now, right.:D
     
  13. Dec 19, 2010 at 6:45 AM
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    Damn, I was at Walmart the other day trying to pick up some winter blades and they didn't have the 21". Not only that they only had one 22". So I was screwed either way. But good to know for when I finally get some if they don't have the 21".
     
  14. Dec 19, 2010 at 6:47 AM
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    Hmmm...... :rolleyes:
     
  15. Dec 19, 2010 at 6:52 AM
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    Truck also runs fine with 2x21" wipers. :p
     
  16. Dec 19, 2010 at 7:24 AM
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    Ya but that extra inch ads 2 hp.
     
  17. Dec 19, 2010 at 7:33 AM
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    I have a small SM decal on my WS. Preferred that the wipers would not be going over it.
     
  18. Dec 19, 2010 at 7:39 AM
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    gotcha
     
  19. Dec 19, 2010 at 7:49 AM
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    Sweet, I have 16hp in my pants!
     
  20. Dec 19, 2010 at 7:52 AM
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    :confused:
     
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