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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Toyota Land Cruiser
This multi-tasking full-size SUV offers all the versatility of a traditional mini-van with the amenities and comfort level of a high-end sedan. Add in the 4WD that allows you to chew up...

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Noise at front of car
First we’ll have to determine if it is a brake, suspension, or engine noise. Worn brake pads have indicators that squeak when the pads are worn. It will change when you apply the brake. Suspension noises are usually when hitting...
RPM problem - 2009 Toyota Land Cruiser
You may be having clutch slippage that is causing the RPM to flare up until it grabs. I recommend having a mechanic road test the vehicle to diagnose the slipping and verify whether you are in need of a clutch...
Car has trouble starting when it's cold
You may have an issue with your battery. Batteries are measured in cold cranking amps which is the amount of amperage the battery can produce at 0 degrees. If the cold cranking amps of your battery are not up to...
Car stopped, steering wheel stuck, check engine light orange
It sounds like you may have a failing alternator. The alternator is responsible for running the electrical system of your vehicle while the engine is running as well as keeping the battery fully charged. If the alternator fails, this can...
The tire sems unsteady during driving
It is possible that you have a wheel bearing with some play or a loose tie rod or ball joint. Any suspension part that has a joint on it can have play and cause the wheel to wobble and make...
VSC Off, VSC Trac and check engine lights on
It sounds like you may have a vacuum leak somewhere that is causing the EVAP system to have a leak, therefore affecting power to some of the traction control parts. Traction control systems can often use vacuum assisted parts to...
Hood won't open in 1994 Toyota Land Cruiser
Hello. If the hood does not open after a radiator replacement, the latch may have been disturbed. The support that the latch bolts to, needs to be removed to replace the radiator. The cable could have fallen off, or the...
Rattling noise while driving and idling at around 5500 RPM
I would recommend first making sure that an exhaust heat shield is not the issue. This can be done by having a professional get under your vehicle and check for any loose parts on your exhaust system. Replace any faulty...
Car not starting up sometimes - 1998 Toyota Land Cruiser
You have a faulty, possibly intermittent, fuel system and/or ignition system problem(s). Due to the age of the vehicle, you could indeed have a combination of problems. For example, fuel injectors will often get plugged given enough time and miles....
my land cruser vx 100 series the rpm would not drop down at the speed of 100 kph revs goes higher to 3200 rpm
The transmission is not shifting into the overdrive gear for you. This may be due to the shift linkage not positioning the linkage correctly due to a worn shift linkage. The other possibility is a fault with a shift solenoid....
Lights get dim, and lose its brightness.
I have seen batteries go flat after a day from a drain on the battery. You should have the battery recharged and have the system checked to see what is draining the battery. The alternator or some other electrical component...
I lost my only key, the cruiser is locked, what do you recommend?
Call a locksmith that specializes in vehicles to see if they can open the door to check in the car to see if the key is in the car. If the key is still missing then see if the lock...
can I use 5w30 grade for 0w20 in engineoil for landcruiser 1ur-fe engine
Yes, per the manufacturer's specifications, 5W30 grade is the recommended oil for this motor.
What tools do I need to rebuild my engine?
The list of the tools (both basic and specialized) that would be needed to remove and completely overhaul this engine should be listed in a repair manual or you can read our comprehensive article on how to rebuild a car...
When turing the car abs on & car stuck trac light blink why
The trac and abs systems rely on wheel speed sensors to detect the wheel speed at each wheel which is used by the computer to determine whether or not to engage the trac or abs systems when the car may...
1991 Toyota Land Cruiser eating through serpentine belts, why?
Hello there, a few different faults will cause your 1991 Toyota Land Cruiser wear belts quickly. When belts wear this fast it is not an issue with the belt, there is an underlying problem. The most common is a failed...
Power steering doesn't work well on revolution below 1000rpm.
This is normal at low RPM's. As you may already know, the power steering pump works off of engine assist and RPM's. When the RPM's are low, the pump is not pumping near as much fluid through the hydraulic system...
Too much hot air coming in the cabin through the vents
The first thing to do when you feel access heat from the vehicle is to check the cooling system. Chances are likely something has failed. Always start by checking the level of the coolant. If it is full, then you...
Driver side Glass scratches after rolling down or up
Hello. The felt weather strips are there to wipe away excess moisture or fog from window. They are not designed to wipe away dirt or debris. You should clean the felt strip with a spray bottle of water or a...
Turbo issues with boost
Hi thanks for writing in. The Land Cruiser turbo diesel from that era uses a mechanical waste gate to bypass the exhaust around the turbine when the boost pressure reaches maximum. It should be a quiet and smooth action. It's...

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