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
   + Typical procedures of service of engines
   - Procedures of service of the petrol engine
      Removal and installation of covers of heads of cylinders
      Removal and installation of the inlet pipeline
      Removal and installation of final collectors
      Removal, check of a state and installation of a gas-distributing belt and cogwheels of the GRM drive
      Replacement of a forward epiploon(s) of a cranked shaft / camshafts
      Replacement of a back epiploon of a bent shaft
      Removal and installation of camshafts and pushers of valves
      Removal and installation of heads of cylinders
      Removal and installation of the pallet of a case of the engine
      Removal, check of a state and installation of the oil pump
      Removal and installation of a driving disk
      Check of a state and replacement of support of an engine mount
   + Procedures of service of the diesel 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
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment


Check of a state and replacement of support of an engine mount

Support of a suspension bracket of the power unit extremely seldom need attention, however the damaged pillows have to be replaced without any delay in order to avoid increase of loadings and premature wear of components of the transmission line.



1. For check it is necessary to raise slightly the engine, having unloaded support.
2. The car also establish to Poddomkratta it on props. Get a jack under the engine case pallet (for the purpose of distribution of loading lay wooden whetstone between a head of a jack and the pallet). Cock a jack, having slightly raised the unit and having unloaded support.

Do not perform any works under the car, the lifted situation withheld in by means of only one jack at all!

3. Check pillows of support (address an accompanying illustration) for existence of cracks, signs of hardening of rubber and peeling from the metal basis. Sometimes pillows begin to break right in the middle.
4. Estimate side play size between plates of support and the power unit / frame of the car (as the lever use mount or the big screw-driver). In case of identification of a side play lower the unit and tighten fixture of support.
5. Pillows, in order to avoid rubber destruction, have to be processed by special protective structure.



1. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery.

If the stereosystem established on the car is equipped with a security code before disconnecting the battery make sure that you have the correct combination for input of the audio system in action!

Cock the parking brake, a front of the car and establish to a poddomkratta it on props. Prop up the engine (see paragraph 2, Check).
2. Release fixture to the subject replacement of a support, raise the engine and remove a pillow.
3. Installation is made upside-down.

Carving part of fixture of support before installation should be greased with the fixing sealant. Track reliability of tightening of fixture.

4. The description of procedures of replacement of support of a suspension bracket of transmission is provided in the Head Korobka of gear shifting.