Tacoma Lurch Problems

Discussion in 'Maintenance' started by willharrison7, Jul 7, 2018.

  1. willharrison7

    willharrison7 New Member

    I have a 2008 Tacoma 4 Door Pre-Runner. When I take my foot off of the brake at a red light it feels like a lurch or hard bump in the rear end. Like a hard jump and then it is ok. Does not seem to affect the driving it is just VERY annoying.
     
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  3. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    Axle wrap. It's been an issue since 05 and continues on the new trucks. You can retorque your U bolts. They came loose from the factory.
     
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  4. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Weak leaf springs cause the axel to rotate when you stop. After you let off the brake it pops back which is what you’re feeling. Like @whippersnapper02 said sounds like axel wrap. I get it in my 2017 but it’s does it after I come to a stop it feels like someone hits my truck from behind.
     
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  5. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    An add a leaf also helps
     

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