Whether you want tires made for better fuel-efficiency, severe winter weather, or hot summer pavement, you can trust our tire experts to help you select the right tires for your ride, and to install each for maximum performance and control. You price quotes should bring it down significantly. I had a minivan before i got it but never really thought that i would ever be driving such a big suv until i first drive it and fell in love with it! Turn the key to one side or the other, by this time you should be able to hear a familiar sound, as when you unlock a door from the inside. You should factor in the cost of a new water pump if it is driven by the timing belt. The sequoia is very roomy and although it is big it has a tight turning radius and is very comfortable to drive and ride in.
Get some quotes at non-dealership mechanics. No real problems accept for toyota leather which is not the best, shows wear pretty easily. Any words of wisdom or correction will be appreciated. Gas mileage is not as bad as my landrover discovery, but it is not great, the saving grace is the vehicle uses 87. The vehicle's engine and transmission are highly responsive to your demands. I expect that is the interval for a V8 engine for 2002 as well.
. For some reason, people always seem to envision timing belt failure as something that will take place in their driveway or some other convenient location. I was told by the dealer yesterday that my 2002 Toyota Tundra is 3-years over due for a timing belt replacement. Edit: I see you already replied, and I am glad you are taking the advice that has been given. In addition to these improvements are relatively small, have only routine maintenance. There should be a lock in the door, place the key in the lock.
Replaced burned brake lights and yellow lights front angle of about 100,000 miles. In addition to routine maintenance and wear and tear, big truck. Answered on Jul 22, 2015. Front brake pads and calipers replaced at 102,000 miles. This is a good third vehicle, I would not advise it for a daily driver. After the 73rd month and beyond Toyota is saying the risk of your belt breaking is going to incresase. The data link between the two computers becomes interrupted when there is a malfunction in the engine control computer or if the brake warning light is illuminated.
At Tires Plus Total Car Care, we make it easier for you to schedule a tire repair or replacement. It included the water pump, a new serpentine belt, and fresh coolant. My feeling is the mfg recommendations are based on what you need to do to have virtually zero failures unless a belt or tensioner, or water pump was defective in the first place. First make sure that the rear wiper is parked all the way down in the receptacle on the door, if the wiper is not down all the way for some reason the window will lock. Tensioner can be reused but not the pulley. And, even if it is not an interference engine, when the belt snaps you will lose all power—including the power steering.
Although it remains faithful to its truck-based roots, it comes with many new features upscale, including V8 engines available and an optional navigation system. However, it is just as likely—if not more likely—to take place in a less convenient or less safe location. Dashboard lights burning around 118,000. The Toyota dealer is pricing out everything at a high markup. Hope to keep it for 300k and 10 or 11 years.
A failed tensioner or water pump bearing can take out the belt and then your engine. Good luck Uncle: You should have had your tensioner pulley changed too. It is great for eight to ride in a pinch or long haul. Mileage is 20 mph highway and 17-18 city. At this moment you are at the lower end of the risk spectrum but moving into higher risk every year you run with your original belt. If that takes place in the left lane of an expressway with semi-trailers all around you, the result will not be pretty.
Your shop gave you bad advice. It will be our family vehilce for many years. The landrover is now at an auction. Change it while it is still good just as your water pump was changed. Therefore according to Toyota you are 2 years overdue. Our stores are open on most weekends and many holidays, just for you! Mine is a 2003 and has 4wd so i can use it in the desert etc. At 52K miles your truck is likely in very nice shape.