Toyota 4 Runner/Hilux/Surf

1987-1998 of release

Repair and operation of the car

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+ 1. Maintenance instruction
- 2. Maintenance
   2.1. Specifications
   2.2. Arrangement of knots and units
   + 2.3. Frequency of maintenance and types of scheduled works
   2.4. Intensive service
   + 2.5. Check of level of liquids
   2.6. Check of tires
   2.7. Check of level of liquid in automatic transmission
   2.8. Liquid level in system of a hydraulic actuator of steering
   2.9. Replacement of oil in the engine and an oil filter
   2.10. Care of the battery
   2.11. Check of the cooling system
   2.12. Check of a condition of the hoses located in a motor compartment
   2.13. Screen wiper brushes
   2.14. Shift of wheels
   2.15. Check of a suspension bracket of steering
   2.16. Lubricant of a running gear, suspension brackets, steering and details of a body
   2.17. Check of the exhaust system
   2.18. Check of level of oil in the manual transmission
   2.19. Check of level of oil in the transfer case
   2.20. Check of level of oil in a reducer
   2.21. Check of seat belts
   2.22. Check of covers of half shafts
   2.23. Zolotnik of ventilation of a case
   2.24. The filtering element of the air filter
   2.25. Belts of the drive of hinged units
   2.26. Check of fuel system
   2.27. Check of wear of brakes
   2.28. Check and adjustment of pedals of coupling (brake)
   2.29. Replacement of candles
   2.30. Check and adjustment of gaps in valves
   2.31. Replacement of the fuel filter
   2.32. High-voltage wires, runner and cover of the distributor
   2.33. Care of the cooling system
   2.34. Naves and bearings of forward wheels
   2.35. Replacement of liquid in automatic transmission and the filter
   + 2.36. Oil replacement
   2.37. Check of a tank with an absorber
   2.38. Valve check of system of recirculation
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Systems of heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Transmission elements
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Electrical circuitries


2.15. Check of a suspension bracket of steering


Check of a side play of a wheel

The side play of a wheel is defined by distance between points of increase of resistance in both directions.

1. Check a side play on a rim of a steering wheel for what expose wheels in the provision of driving on a straight line and turn a wheel in both parties to feeling of resistance. The raised side play indicates wear of details of steering (cardan hinges of a wheel, the bearing of a rotary fist (on cars 4WD), tips of drafts, the steering mechanism).
2. Points out strong swing of a body when driving on potholes wear of details of a suspension bracket and steering, hard rotation of a wheel, a strong inclination of the car when passing turns.
3. Check shock-absorbers, having shaken and having released the car. Fluctuations of a body after an otpuskaniye are not allowed.
4. Lift a forward part of the car and establish on supports.
5. Check a condition of tires.
6. Check a condition of the cardan hinge of a steering shaft. Examine rubber plugs and protective covers of spherical support of a suspension bracket, covers of tips of a steering rack, the sector of the steering mechanism and half shafts, check existence on them of cracks, wear and anguishes, emergence of lubricant. Ask the assistant to rotate a wheel and watch operation of the steering mechanism, check existence of a side play in connections, zadevaniye for body details.
7. Shake a wheel in the vertical plane, having taken by the top and lower edges. Hardly notable movement of a wheel is allowed, the noticeable side play indicates weakening of a tightness in bearings of naves and need of their lubricant and adjustment.
8. Check a condition of a rotary fist for what shake it mount from below up. The noticeable side play is not allowed. Otherwise sort and replace lubricant in bearings.
9. Check wear of cardan hinges in forks and vents.
10. Check existence of dribbles on transmission and the transfer case.