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Forum: Maintenance 03-26-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 9,107
Posted By Blowout
Yeah, looks like a lot of parts get changed...

Yeah, looks like a lot of parts get changed during the process of changing the belt.
Forum: Maintenance 03-26-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 9,107
Posted By Blowout
Timing belt change at 90K

Are folks changing the timing belt on the V8 at 90k for routine maintenance?

Been reading some posts that the dealerships don't do it unless it looks problematic. Not sure how far to push out...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 04-07-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,344
Posted By Blowout
There's springs that hold the drum pads into...

There's springs that hold the drum pads into place that might have come loose.

Here's a vid of a guy replacing the pads showing how the springs lock in place: ...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 04-07-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,344
Posted By Blowout
Might try slowly push the brakes when it happens...

Might try slowly push the brakes when it happens to see if it goes away.

Also try slowly pushing slightly on the parking brake. You might feel some pulsation to the pedal through the linkage if...
Forum: Suspension and Tires 02-03-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,326
Posted By Blowout
I've had the Energy Suspension bushings and...

I've had the Energy Suspension bushings and mounts for years. They work just fine and provide a zirt to lube the SB.

Haven't noticed any increase in squeeks because of the bushings either.
...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 12-09-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,219
Posted By Blowout
How and where did you mount your iPad?

How and where did you mount your iPad?
Forum: Maintenance 10-25-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,523
Posted By Blowout
Clean and grease the caliper slide pins, pad ears...

Clean and grease the caliper slide pins, pad ears and the back of the pads where the pistons contact the pad and the caliper bracket/pad contact points. Use high temp brake grease.

Much simpler...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 10-12-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,438
Posted By Blowout
I just flushed my tranny this past weekend at 83k...

I just flushed my tranny this past weekend at 83k miles.

Did you attach your 3/8" hose directly to the threaded ends of the 6AN fittings or did you use a 3/8" hose fitting that screws onto the...
Forum: Maintenance 09-23-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 22,164
Posted By Blowout
Has anyone changed the filter when the ATF fluid...

Has anyone changed the filter when the ATF fluid was serviced?

They are only about $50 plus the $20 pan gasket. Biggest issue is having to disassemble the exhaust to drop the transmission pan....
Forum: Maintenance 09-23-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,149
Posted By Blowout
I just add Lucas fuel treatment every so often. ...

I just add Lucas fuel treatment every so often.

Wife's X5 was throwing codes indicating a sticking fuel injector. Adding some Lucas to a tank of fuel was all it took to correct the situation. No...
Forum: Suspension and Tires 07-14-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,534
Posted By Blowout
I tried the neighbor's 16" rims on my 2006 SR5...

I tried the neighbor's 16" rims on my 2006 SR5 and they wouldn't fit because of the calipers. I had 17" rims come with the truck.

What size rims are currently on it?
Forum: Outfitting 07-07-2017, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,469
Posted By Blowout
Crozhawk build his own rear bumper a few years...

Crozhawk build his own rear bumper a few years back, but the thread doesn't have the pics showing anymore. Probably the nicest rear bumper for a 4th gen out there. ...
Forum: Suspension and Tires 07-05-2017, 11:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,199
Posted By Blowout
That's quite a summer project you have going on...

That's quite a summer project you have going on there.

How much do those 37's weigh mounted on the wheel?

Can't wait to see the pics when they're all mounted up.
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 07-02-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,189
Posted By Blowout
Now I have voltage gauges for both batteries so...

Now I have voltage gauges for both batteries so they can be monitored from the cab it's easy to see at a glance when the alternator is kicking in. Yesterday during a 15 mile drive each way the...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 07-02-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,236
Posted By Blowout
I was interpreting lean as side to side... I...

I was interpreting lean as side to side... I understand now it's the front that's sagging compared to the rear. Coilovers will definitely help provide more stability and level it to your particular...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 06-30-2017, 12:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,189
Posted By Blowout
I can't say I notice much more noise when the aux...

I can't say I notice much more noise when the aux battery is charging. I can hear it kick it, but not too loud. The primary batt is suppose to charge first, then switch over to the Aux on my setup. ...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 06-30-2017, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,145
Posted By Blowout
I wired the gauge through a double pole relay and...

I wired the gauge through a double pole relay and the relay closes when the ignition key is turned on.
...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-28-2017, 11:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,236
Posted By Blowout
So you want coilovers and not lift it? I suppose...

So you want coilovers and not lift it? I suppose you can do that to get a stiffer ride but its not necessary if you just want to get the driver side lean out of the truck.

Shocks are paired with...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 06-28-2017, 11:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,145
Posted By Blowout
Been wanting to do this for some time.... Not...

Been wanting to do this for some time....
Not bad for $38.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4061/34794971063_11211444d9_b.jpg

...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 12-16-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,145
Posted By Blowout
Dual battery gauge

I found this dual battery gauge that looks like a good fit for the 4runner. It fits in a Carling switch position. Need to add a dual relay to the key so not to be constant on. I've put off adding...
Forum: Audio, Electronics and Electrical 04-21-2016, 12:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 17,015
Posted By Blowout
Hard to believe I've had the DDM on the truck for...

Hard to believe I've had the DDM on the truck for 6 yrs now with no problems at all. 35w low & fogs and 55w high beams.
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 04-20-2016, 11:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,510
Posted By Blowout
I have the same set up. Have 5/8" distance to the...

I have the same set up. Have 5/8" distance to the panhard bar.
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 12-22-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,986
Posted By Blowout
I did a step by step for the fitting of...

I did a step by step for the fitting of 285/70/17's. might help you figure out what you want. 75's will be even taller and more clearance will be needed over the 70's. ...
Forum: Vendor area 12-19-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 53,005
Posted By Blowout
Good time of year to have them in the truck......

Good time of year to have them in the truck... short days and all. After 4 yrs mine are all still working and haven't lost any brightness that I can tell.
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 11-10-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 29,952
Posted By Blowout
I had to use silicon on the bolts holding the...

I had to use silicon on the bolts holding the rack on to seal them because the head liner was getting wet at the passenger grab handle. Once I dabbed some silicon on the bolts and reinstalled, no...
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