Despite all its shortcomings, if you are looking for a capable compact pickup with off-road ability, a powerful engine and legendary Toyota reliability, the Tacoma might be worth a look. Following the appropriate torque specifications closely is important to avoid serious engine damage upon major engine reassembly. Since there isn't just one ratio available for each model it's tough to say. The door panels and seats looked and felt particularly cheap to us. ·lbf Pivot bolt For generator -43 Lock bolt For generator - 21 Generator wire mounting nut -7.
First tighten the fasteners to 10 ft. You should be able to turn the bolts all the way snug with your fingers if the threads are cleaned up correctly. Always double check the timing - that the peripheral stamp marks align. ·lbf Terminal nut x Terminal 30 of starter-12 Terminal nut x Terminal C of starter-12 Magnetic switch end cover x Magnetic switch 1. A torque angle meter is used to measure degrees. At the end of our week with the Tacoma our knee began to hurt as it rubbed against the hard plastic on the doors. Hence, the real test of this truck came on paved roads.
If you like, I can scan the relevant pages and send them to you. When reinstalling the camshafts you just need to ensure the peripheral stamp marks on each of the camshaft sprockets align with each other. If there were to be a Back to the Future sequel today, we'd bet Marty McFly would be driving a Tundra instead of the Tacoma. For relatively little extra money, the Tundra can be equipped with a silky smooth V-8, four door Access cab and an interior much more befitting a Toyota than the Tacoma. Finally, tighten each bolt 90 degrees again, and tighten the recessed bolts to 13 ft. ·lbf Oil pump body x Front case -69 in. With the manual transmission and V-6 engine, the Tacoma Xtracab 4x4 felt more than adequately powered.
Tighten the bolts again to 20 ft. And oil the threads on the new head bolts. Tighten all fasteners 90 degrees, and tighten the fasteners an additional 90 degrees. Posted on Sep 18, 2010 Hi Peter You will need to purchase a special timing kit to set up the timing. My intent here was to provide a quick reference, rather than having to dig through a thread just to find the torque specs of a particular bolt. It works the same way and is found in the same manner. Tighten the 12-point bolts before the recessed bolts.
·lbf Water inlet x Water inlet housing -15 Radiator support x Radiator-113 in. Replace bolt that runs through the gear into the camshaft and torque to specs Do not overtighten. Brake pedal freeplay-1 - 6 mm 0. The throttle body houses the throttle plate and is located at the end of the tube that starts at the air filter housing. I have these on my iPhone in my notes so that I can pull them up anytime, but others might prefer to look at a bigger screen.
The 1999 Toyota 4Runner was equipped with either the 2. Tighten the cylinder head fasteners on the 2. The strong, silent V-6 type With 190 horsepower and 220 lb-ft of torque, the Tacoma Xtracab's 3. But when was the last time you actually saw someone take a new truck off-road, anyway? Also the camshaft front pully variable timing gear. Both these parts need to be replaced.
·lbf Terminal insulator mounting nut-36 in. It contains codes for trim, color, options etc. We couldn't help but think of a scene from the end of the 1980s movie classic, Back to the Future when we were driving the 1999 Toyota Tacoma 4x4. It has the throttle body bolted to it. ·lbf Water pump pulley x Water pump -16 Water pump x Cylinder block for bolt A-18; except bolt A-78 in. Although Toyota's compact truck wasn't actually christened Tacoma until 1995, spiritually the Tacoma is the same as the black truck used in Back to the Future. Oil flow is vital so sealing is a must the cap comes with a new seal Do not apply any other sealant in these areas.
? And the back of a engine is always were the transmission is. . ·lbf Fuel pump bracket assembly x Fuel tank-31in. I know these are for a Tacoma, but the majority Of them will apply to our 4Runners, with the exception of the leaf spring and u-bolts. Generator regulator --Regulating voltage at 77°F 13. Doc this is a really great thread with very useful info. Make sure you read it right!! It should be put within the already stickied 3rd Gen technical documentation page.
Each engine has its own torque specifications. Steering effort at idle speed Reference-43 in. That way if someone wants the quick and dirty version they can get to it. And despite bearing the Toyota name, the Tacoma's interior seemed to lack the high quality feel of many of the company's other vehicles. Thanks for the hard work put into this! Note that cylinder head on the 3.