Toyota Land Cruiser 100/Amazon, Lexus LX 470

since 1997 release

Repair and operation of the car



Toyota Land Cruiser, Amazon, Lexus LX470
+ Identification numbers of the car
+ Governing bodies and methods of safe operation of the car
+ Settings and routine maintenance of the car
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems of the engine, heating of salon and air conditioning
+ A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine and decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
+ Gear shifting box
- Transmission line
   Specifications
   Driveshafts and hinges - the general information
   Check of a condition of the transmission line
   Removal and installation of the driveshaft
   Replacement of cardan hinges
   Driving shaft / half shafts, - the general information and check of a state
   Removal and installation of half shafts, bearings and epiploons of the back bridge
   Replacement of an epiploon of the leading gear wheel of differential
   Removal and installation of assembly of the back bridge
   Removal and installation of power shafts
   Replacement of protective covers and service of CV JOINTS
   Removal and installation of assembly of forward differential
   Removal and installation of naves with the switched-off drive
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment





Transmission line

The present Chapter is devoted to the transmission components located between a back part of the engine and wheels of the car (without transmission and the transfer case which are considered in the Head Korobka of gear shifting). According to the destination the considered components can be broken into two categories: driveshafts and half shafts / power shafts. Descriptions of a design and the principle of action of each of separate knots, and also procedures of check of a state, removal and dismantling of the components entering into both groups are provided in the following Sections.

As the most part of the procedures described in the present Chapter is made under the car, special attention should be paid to reliability of fixing of the last in the lifted situation.