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


Removal and installation of final collectors

Start implementation of the procedure only after final cooling of the power unit.

To reuse laying of final system inadmissibly. The Toyota company orders also replacement of nuts of fastening with new.



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!

2. Impregnate fixture of collectors with the getting oil, then give nuts of fastening of the reception pipe connecting a final collector to the catalyst.
3. Disconnect the electric socket a lambda probe.
4. Give small bolts of fastening of the heat-shielding screen to a collector.
5. Give eight nuts and remove a collector from a head of cylinders. You will throw out laying.


Final collectors and tags of laying


1. Installation is made as it should be, the return to an order of dismantle of components. Examine new laying between a collector and a head. Original laying of Toyota has the tags put with white paint. Laying is established by tags to a collector. Track the correct installation of laying (address an illustration above).
2. Establish a collector with new laying, combining hairpins with a reception pipe. Also new laying between a reception pipe and a collector is required. For installation use new nuts and tighten them with effort of 44 Nanometers.
3. Install the heat-shielding screen and tighten four bolts with effort of 7.5 Nanometers.
4. Tighten nuts of fastening of a reception pipe to a collector with effort of 62 Nanometers.
5. Start the engine and check it for existence of signs of leak of the fulfilled gases.