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Old 10-07-2014, 05:24 PM
Mike69 Mike69 is offline
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I used a sawzall and a cutting wheel on the angle grinder. The bolts thread into the bracket so once I got the bracket into two pieces I cut the bolts between the bracket and the steering nuckle. The heads of the bolts popped rite out after the bracket was removed
Thanks for the info Scott, I will use that if all else fails.
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Old 10-07-2014, 05:37 PM
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mine dose the same thing
Do you have any clue as to what it is?
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Old 10-07-2014, 08:49 PM
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That dent above the tail light that was there when I bought it.
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Old 10-07-2014, 09:11 PM
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112hp need I say more? Lol
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Old 10-08-2014, 04:06 AM
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112hp need I say more? Lol

112hp and auto. I win lol
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Old 10-08-2014, 04:07 AM
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Do you have any clue as to what it is?
nope it ls done it since I bought it and it doesn't affect anything. I took it to my work and they said the same thing something to do with the a/c but it's never affected the truck
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Old 10-08-2014, 05:11 AM
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... Proportioning valve? Given how new it is, I'm reluctant to point any fingers at the right caliper yet.
Proportioning valve only affects front/back fluid flow, it has nothing to do with side to side.
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Old 10-08-2014, 06:38 AM
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Window tracks not adjustable and window is floopin all over the place
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Old 10-08-2014, 01:10 PM
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That when I start to slow down my oil gauge starts jumping and my revs go down to 500. Anyone know what this could be? Oil pressure?
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Old 10-08-2014, 01:15 PM
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That when I start to slow down my oil gauge starts jumping and my revs go down to 500. Anyone know what this could be? Oil pressure?
have you checked the oil level? if its good is this a 3.0L if so supposedly the oil sender can go bad if not the pump is bad
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Old 10-08-2014, 01:24 PM
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Not sure what I hate about it yet. Had it only 7 months, only gone through a half tank of gas, and put barely 100 miles on it.
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Old 10-08-2014, 01:43 PM
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have you checked the oil level? if its good is this a 3.0L if so supposedly the oil sender can go bad if not the pump is bad
Just got an oil change a few months ago, just checked it and seems fine. And yeah it's a 3.0 I hope it's not bad
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Old 10-08-2014, 02:06 PM
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That its not a tacoma
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Old 10-08-2014, 02:21 PM
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That its not a tacoma
Then sell it & buy a damn Toyota.
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Old 10-08-2014, 02:22 PM
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Then sell it & buy a damn Toyota.

Nah, I'm not selling it. Got more money in it than it's worth. Saving up. And then buying a toyota can't wait. My trucks to small.
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