2008 Toyota Tacoma Consumer Review: Nice, but strange things
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2008 Toyota Tacoma - Consumer Review

2008 Toyota Tacoma

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Nice, but strange things
By Lelan Warren on

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2008 Toyota Tacoma V6 4dr Access Cab 4WD 6.1 ft. SB (4.0L 6cyl 6M)

Review

Great truck, this is my 5 Toyota. But with the 6 speed manual the throttle does strange thing. When you are stopped the RPS are ~ 900 when the truck is rolling and not in gear the RPM go up by them self to ~ 1300? When you are moving in gear and you let off the gas the throttle does not close very fast, it feel like it closes part of the way then in 2 sec it shuts completely. All of this I think hurts the gas mileage 16-17. May be the auto would be better. Yes the cd player need to play MP3s and the 4wd low in trick (but when you learn to push the clutch first it is fine) and the stock tires are low grip. One more thing the plastic bed is very slick. I still like this truck.

Best Features

Rides very smooth, lots of power. The Limited slip diff is great fun.

Worst Features

MPG, Throttle, MP3s, slick bed
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