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LX470/Land Cruiser water leak – windshield installed incorrectly with water damage

By |March 13th, 2017|

LX470/Land Cruiser water leak from the windshield.
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LX470/Land Cruiser failed height control – diagnosis and repair

By |February 22nd, 2016|

LX470/Land Cruiser failed height control - diagnosis and repair
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Sequoia, Tundra, LX470 and Land Cruiser clunk – broken front swaybar end links

By |October 19th, 2015|

Sequoia, Tundra, LX470 and Land Cruiser clunk - broken front swaybar end links due to rust
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Diagnosing leaking Toyota struts and shocks – when to replace, when to wait

By |June 26th, 2015|

Diagnosing leaking struts and shocks - when to replace, when to wait with Toyota, Lexus and Scion struts and shocks
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Toyota Sequoia, Tundra, 4Runner and Land Cruiser, Lexus GX470 and LX470 engine ticking/exhaust manifold leak

By |May 21st, 2015|

Toyota Sequoia, Tundra, 4Runner and Land Cruiser, Lexus GX470 and LX470 engine ticking/exhaust manifold leak
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Land Cruiser suspension conversion on an LX470 – replacing failed height control

By |April 15th, 2015|

Land Cruiser suspension conversion on an LX470 - replacing failed height control with a Land Cruiser suspension

Toyota and Lexus 4.7L V8 2UZ-FE timing belt replacement note

By |March 25th, 2015|

Replacing the timing belt on a 2UZ-FE, with a little surprise in there for good measure

LX470 and Land Cruiser air conditioning blows warm air

By |February 24th, 2015|

LX470 and Land Cruiser air conditioning blows warm air - a common leak from the rear A/C suction line

Toyota and Lexus SUV bump, kick or jump after stopping – sticking rear driveshaft repair

By |February 9th, 2015|

Toyota and Lexus SUV bump, kick or jump after stopping - sticking rear driveshaft repair and maintaining your u-joint and slip yokes

Toyota 4Runner and Tundra, Lexus GX470 and LX470 seized front brake calipers

By |January 19th, 2015|

CARspec recently had an Eden Prairie guest's GX470 with just north of 100k miles, and the owner was concerned over a pull when he used the brakes. The technician test drove the vehicle and confirmed the condition, also noting that the vehicle didn't like to roll when in gear. In this post we demonstrate the repairing of the brakes on a GX470 and related models with a seized front brake caliper.
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