This is a gain of over 40% and is achieved with only 6psi of boost pressure. Typically M1, Bosch, or Purolator filters. For example, a solid axle swap v. Set the torque correctly on your torque wrench and tighten down the drain plug. Toyota hoped to rectify these concerns with an updated engine optimized to run on regular unleaded instead of premium with a slight boost in fuel economy for the 2010 model year. Be sure to change the gear oil in the transfer case as well. Slide off the filter element.
Special high-strength steel was used to give the vehicle side impact protection without the need for a. With the oil catch pan in place remove the drain plug, located on the bottom of the rear axle housing, using a 24mm socket. From what I read on here and was told at the dealer was the filter is now the same part number for both. It works best if you give the quart bottle a few long squeezes and than allow air to flow back into the bottle followed by a few more good squeezes. Toyota attempted to improve the blind spot issues by offering a rear back up camera starting with the 2009 model year and changed the hinge mechanisms on the front seats allowing passengers easier entry and exit from the rear starting with the 2011 model. The typical diesel conversion has 100-120 hours of labor factored into the price. Under more severe driving conditions, such as towing and off road driving, the service interval should be reduced.
Neglect kills more cruisers than abuse. Castrol 5W30 synthetic and Toyota filters since new. You can find uneven tire wear as well as the vehicle tends to tilt to one side. Four 12 mm bolts hold on the factory skid plate. I don't know if there is any significant difference in 90 weights so I use O'Reilly's house brand. Then, wait until all the oil comes out. Other options included a cat-back exhaust system, a high flow intake, as well as side steps.
I have never had any issues with any work they have done for me. Engine Oil Transmission Oil Transfer Case Oil Differential Oil Brake Fluid Hey Ultra, this thread may help with engine oil. This is the housing that holds the oil filter element. Keeping your transmission cool is the most effective and easiest way to dramatically improve the lifespan of your transmission. I bought a big box of toyota oil filters from the dealer since they said the fj cruiser and 40 use the same one. Changing the oil in the rear differential is an easy maintenance activity that keeps your off-road rig motoring forward, saves money and allows you to learn a little more about your 4×4 adventure vehicle you never know when that knowledge will come in handy on the trail. Moreover, they are folks we trust to work on our converted vehicles in a manner consistent with our standards.
The bulges and cracks in the inner fenders were attributed to a Toyota design flaw through certain. Diesel Toys remains the only company worldwide with a diesel option for the Fj Cruiser. Critics appreciated Toyota's drive to bring such an aggressively styled and purpose driven vehicle to market at a time when the company was focused on more conservative designs. As you can see the old fluid is quite dark and discoloured. Tighten to 9 lb-ft Fill your crankcase with your favorite brand of 0W-20 Synthetic motor oil. As a result, our D-4D engines typically have less than 20,000 miles on them. I didn't consult them for fear of getting erroneous info.
Hand tighten the fill plug and new gasket followed by torquing down the plug to Toyota specifications 36 ft. At Diesel Toys, we use all factory Toyota components. If you have a lot of leaks forget the sythetic, it doesn't do much good in the driveway. We understand that in this time of spam e-mail, and credit card fraud our customers want to know and have the right to know how personal information is handled. Then, put the parking brake on. The remaining vehicle trim remains black, similar to previous versions of the Trail Teams Special Edition.
I searched online and didn't find anything there either. Squeezing out three plus quarts of thick 90 weight through the tube and into the axle housing will take awhile so get comfortable. I suppose i should have noticed the first time. I got them on here a while back but thank you for offering. On 25 November 2010, Toyota announced sales would begin in form for the Japanese market. This can vary wildly depending on the type of conversion project and model of the vehicle.
Make sure the o-ring is properly seated. Hopefully this thread will help others. Neglect kills more cruisers than abuse. You will need a oil filter wrench that fits over this in order to remove the cap. However if you don't have one of these special little tools.
Using a 24mm socket remove the fill plug located in the middle ish of the rear axle housing. If you need something specific, give us a call. In fact, Toyota rates these engines at 500,000 mile rebuild intervals for a reason. If you have the additional aluminum factory skid, or other aftermarket added skid plates they may have to come off as well. I purchased two oil filter elements from a local Toyota dealer, which included the filter element, 2 o-rings, the drain plug crush washer and a drain tube. The cap has an open and close position preventing spills as you position the bottle and hose into place. Due to our massive buying power with Rotrex we can obtain any supercharger kit cheaper than the competition, and can then pass this discount on to you, our customer.
We focus on quality, not getting your vehicle slapped together and out as quickly as possible in order to bring the next guy in. I put 6 in, ran the engine, checked it and it appeared to be a full quart down on level ground. I prefer Castrol 10w40 in the summer and 5w30 in the winter. If you are curious why we picked Amsoil, read this. The main thing is changing your oil.