The timing chain can develop a rattling noise caused by failing timing chain guides. This is often due to extended mileage intervals between oil changes that allows the oil to become dirty and abrasive which wears away the timing chain guides until they fail. The timing chain and guides should be inspected at each valve adjustment, otherwise serious engine damage may result.
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The Ignition Coil wire insulation is often rubbed through by the Primary wiring harness which will cause a stalling/no-start condition. The coil wire will need to be replaced and the primary harness will need to be repaired and re-routed.
At higher mileages, (125,000-150,000) the automatic transmission may not shift correctly. This can be caused by the throttle position sensor being out of adjustment or a shift solenoid needing to be replaced. Typically the transmission does not need to be completely overhauled.
Over the time the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system may become plugged with debris, the oxygen sensor may also be getting slow or 'lazy' around this time. When servicing or cleaning the EGR system, it is a good idea to replace the oxygen sensor because it works in tandem with the EGR system.
The EGR System tends to get restricted or blocked with carbon after 100,000- 125,000 miles which will cause an emissions test failure for NOX. If the EGR system is equipped with an EGR temperature sensor it will trigger a Check Engine Light for improper EGR flow. The repair is to clean out the EGR passages and the EGR Temperature sensor. Our technicians tell this repair is pretty straight forward and takes about 1-1.5 hours. It is al...
1995 Toyota Pickup Recalls (Recent)
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Toyota is recalling 1990-1995 4Runner, 1990-1995 pickup, and 1993-1998 Toyota T100 trucks because the steering relay rod may crack under stress. This may increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the steering relay rod.
1995 Toyota Pickup Questions and Answers
My truck has developed a tapping sound that changes in speed with acceleration,also there is a coolant leak that I can't find with pressure testing.Could my engine be burning the water.The tru...
I had a block check run on my engine and found that there was coolant leak and that I probably have a blown head gasket or possibly even a cracked head.Is it worth replacing the head gasket,and pos...
where are the spark plugs located
I have discoved that I'm loosing engine coolant with no visible sign of leaking. I noticed a sticky, greenish sludge in the top of my oil cap. The enigne starts and runs fine, no overheating a...
1995 Toyota Pickup Reviews
I have 1995 Toy. 4 cylinder, 5 speed, 22RE. I've had it for about 5 years, when I got it, it had 127.xxxx. Now it has 267.xxxx. no problems, I have replaced the battery. and now the clutch is getting ready to have to be replaced. I love my truck. I only wish I had the ex cab. It gets pretty small when myself and 2 dogs get in the truck. Most dependable ride I've ever had. I'm 61 today, female. no one could ask for a better vehicle. You take care of them, and they will take great care of you. Drive and enjoy. Tempe, Arizona. Land of dirt dust, and hotter them Hell weather.