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
- Brake system
   System of anti-blocking of brakes (ABS) - the general information and codes of malfunctions
   Replacement of brake shoes
   Removal and installation of supports of disk brake mechanisms
   Check of a state, removal and installation of a brake disk
   Removal and installation of the main brake cylinder (MBC)
   Check of a state and replacement of brake lines and hoses
   Sensitive to loading / перепускной valve (LSP & BP)
   Adjustment of the parking brake
   Replacement of cables of the drive of the parking brake
   Check of serviceability of functioning / tightness, removal and installation of the amplifier of brakes
   Pumping of the brake system
   Adjustment of a pedal of a foot brake
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the sensor switch of stoplights
   Sensors and activator of the ABS system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment


Adjustment of the parking brake


1. The raising and an otpuskaniye of the parking brake is made by means of the control lever located between front seats. The regulators which are built in in mechanisms of the parking brake automatically compensate wear of brake boots. Nevertheless, the gradual pulling of a driving cable results in need of performance of additional adjustments over time. The full raising of the parking brake on models is made at a pulling of the handle of management on 6 – 8 clicks of a ratchet.
2. Release the lever of the parking brake.
3. Remove the central console (see the Head Kuzov).
4. Rotation of a lock-nut (address an accompanying illustration) make adjustment of a tension of a driving cable, trying to obtain full raising of the parking brake at a lever pulling on the required number of clicks of the ratchet mechanism.
5. Install into place the central console (see the Head Kuzov).