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Bolt in On Board Air Compressor Mount

Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014-2021)' started by Bannock452, Apr 6, 2018.

  1. Apr 24, 2021 at 8:56 AM
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    NFARIDI

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    Were you able to get the right-side firewall bolt installed for the bracket?

    I am installing mine in the sequoia today and just cant seem to find a way to get my hand back there to thread it in. The two hoses in the sequoia definitely get in the way but so far I got the other 3 bolts in without issue. Wondering if it will be okay if I leave that one bolt out.
     
  2. Apr 24, 2021 at 10:42 AM
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    That right side bolt is a serious pain!! I’ve taken my Compressor and bracket out several times and I struggle to get that bolt every time! It’s possible with some nice extension tools. Buts it’s definitely not easy. Fitting the mount itself without the heavy compressor to see how the bolt holes line up can help. Small flex of the legs can help line up each bolt hole.

    Unfortunately I couldn’t find any other way to change that design and still use that bolt. Hope that helps!
     
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  3. Apr 24, 2021 at 11:13 AM
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    What are you guys and gals using as a on/off button and location?
     
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  4. Apr 24, 2021 at 6:52 PM
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    Okay glad I wasn't the only one having an issue with that bolt lol. In the end that ended up being the least of my problems.


    The 2008-2013 Sequoia's have the larger airbox as mentioned several times in this thread, which I completely forgot about in my excitement to finally install the compressor. Was reminded today that I cannot run the ARB Dual Compressor with the 2013 Airbox. Trying to figure out what my options are now..

    A- try to find a 2014+ airbox. (am i okay with just the upper and lower portions or I need the 2014+ air inlet pipe and all too?)
    B- maybe I can get a TRD intake for 2008-2013.
    C- potentially source another ARB compressor mount that sits over the fuse box (i.e., Rago)


    Also need to get a 45degree elbow NPT pipe as the ARB one doesn't clear firewall shroud.



    Here's some pics. Painted the bracket black as well.

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    CH4x4 switch which ended up being defective. Had a broken pin inside for the power wire. Gotta reach out to them for a replacement.
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    and where I got stuck because of my 2013 airbox:

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  5. Apr 25, 2021 at 7:19 PM
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    Sorry for the late reply bud,
    Yes, I install it but I had to loose the black pipes and move them on the side. Patience and few special words will work.
    Just make sure you match the clamps back to the yellow marks when you put them back.
     
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  6. Apr 26, 2021 at 6:51 AM
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    Ahh good advice. Thanks!
     
  7. Apr 27, 2021 at 9:33 AM
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    Just ordered one from him via Instagram and venmo.
     
  8. Apr 27, 2021 at 9:34 AM
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    What did you use to paint the mount with? I was thinking of powder coating.
     
  9. Apr 27, 2021 at 9:41 AM
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    You can use anything really. I ended up using POR15 TOP COAT. Just happened to be what I had lying around.

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  10. Apr 28, 2021 at 11:43 AM
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    Do the new mounts fit with the aFe cold air intake box?
     
  11. Apr 28, 2021 at 9:23 PM
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    Yes the larger updated compressor mount will fit with the AFe intake box. But will ONLY have enough clearance for the single ARB compressor just like these photos above. The twin compressor is too large. But the actual mount fits the same.
     
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  12. Apr 29, 2021 at 7:44 PM
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    Anyone know where you can actually find the twin compressor in stock? :) Need a compressor so I can buy a mount lol
     
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  13. Apr 29, 2021 at 10:48 PM
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    check out @sdhq_offroad , last time is was oogling in their showroom, I could’ve swore I saw some ARB compressors.

    -Jason
     
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    Amazon has it and I think SDHQ is the source. I’m tracking the price as it will swing wildly. It is a little high right now.
     
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    Amazon has it "In stock soon" with delivery mid June. Already checked them out.
     
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  17. Apr 30, 2021 at 9:43 AM
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    Crap, you are right. Funny it doesn’t show as out of stock on my wishlist (unlike another item).

    Good luck!
     
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    Got mine in over the weekend and painted it black. Will hopefully get everything installed this week.
     
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