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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-19-2011, 11:04 AM Thread Starter
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Tacoma, built autos?

I've heard rumors of people swapping in a TH400 I think if memory serves me right but in the tacoma's with the 2WD 3.4L, is there options available for beefing up the auto transmissions? Obviously coolers are #1 but beyond that, what are people doing to help keep them alive under extreme abuse? Are manual shift bodies available for them? Any ideas?

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I have heard of people running the Royal purple stuff in their built rides as far as imports go. It's quite expensive though at like $40 bucks a quart.

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You can get royal purple ATF for under $20 a quart guaranteed

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I also read on a forum somewhere that a guy sent his torque converter out to get reflashed and fixed up.

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big coolers with a temp guage, good fluid(I run Amsoil ATF), valve body upgrade and it should last a long time


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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-15-2012, 10:52 AM
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IPT does the whole shebang, either just VB, VB and torque converter, or full rebuild (modifies all the internals).
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