The thermostat is located on the back side of the engine if you are facing the car. The exterior is Brown in color and has Tan interior. We do not allow test drives. Please email us with your telephone number so we can reach you. Pay attention to the orientation of the thermostat so you install the new one correctly.
Clean the mating area of the valve cover and cylinder heads well. Hope this helps you out. Please see photos for more detailed description of vehicle and its overall condition. The vehicle is sold as is and will not be parted out! Remove the ignition coils, make sure the place them in order on a table so not to mix them up. I used a six inch ratchet extension or combo of to reach the bolts. Remove the air cleaner cap assembly. They have the part number for it in the book, but they did not have one on the shelf or even a place for it on the shelf.
After laughing at me for a while, I finally asked him to show me where it is. So removing it can cause issues you would also need to deal with to get things running… Not that you have any other options but the answer is yes you should. Wait at least 90 seconds from the time the negative battery was disconnected to start work. At some point, it will need an overhaul. Should the motor vehicle be found defective following its purchase, the buyer is fully responsible for any and all servicing and repair expenses. According to the previous owner, the engine was rebuilt around 50k ago and at some point later started missing on the 3rd cylinder.
I'm happy to meet your freight carrier should you choose to have it shipped at your expense. The fluid level never dropped, so I am assuming there is no leak. I only needed to replace the thermostat which had froze open in very cold weather. This is due to either bad or stuck rings per the repair shop. Hook up a pressure gauge most part stores sell these and then turn on the vehicle so the fuel pump runs but the engine isn't started.
It takes time and money to sell on here. Please do not bid and win an item with the intent of inspecting after auction end. Again, you might not have to do all that, it was just my case. The rear bumper is shot and should be replaced. Apply seal packing to the cylinder heads and place new gaskets into position. So given the fact you knew that I ask what it is you are really asking? See Figures 7 thru 11 Fig.
In the Hilux you've got a lot easier access. Your bid is a legal binding contract. Connect the negative battery cable. It still pulls a hill and still carries a load of wood fine. If it stop flashing, you are good.
Recently, inners have been giving too many excuses with delayed payment or no-show buyers. Label and remove all emission control valve hoses. Also, it is much easier to replace and remove the thermostat housing if you first remove the timing belt housing. Oh, have a new gasket and sealant gasket maker handy along with your new thermostat before you tackle this project. With a wire brush or gasket scraper, remove all the old gasket material from the cylinder head and the cylinder head cover gasket surfaces. The interior is in very good condition with minor wear - upholstery has no rips or holes.
I even bought one six years ago and it is still in the glove box!. Just to prove a point that the syncro are not hanging up due to poor oil quality? I love buying them, wrenching on them, selling them and then buying some more. Remove and label all electrical wiring, connectors and vacuum hoses necessary to gain removal clearance. Tires are fair and are mounted on aftermarket aluminum wheels. Remove the air intake chamber. They may be reused only if they do not seem to be damaged. Im not 100% sure that is the exact location, but that is where it was on my 1991 ford ranger.
Outside of motorcycles, my passion is vintage Toyota cars and trucks. This is the procedure for valve cover, not cylinder head removal, please improve!! Disconnect any wiring interfering with the valve cover removal. If you need more info, let me know, I just changed mine. Should the motor vehicle be found defective following its purchase, he buyer is fully responsible for any and all servicing and repair expenses. In the 98 you have to seal it with silicone.