1998 Toyota 4Runner Q&A
1998 Toyota 4Runner Question: replacing valve cover gasket
how to replace valve cover gasket? - Visitor
it pays 3 hours in a shop. you need to remove the upper intake to gain acess. it is very involved for doing it at home. i suggest calling around for pricing to let a shop do it for you. try our estimator tab at the top for a list of shops in your area. Roy - mastertech6371
Roy is right. While the valve covers off have the valve clearances checked. They are Shim adjusted and people over look adjusting the valves, chances are only one or two may need to be adjusted but with the covers off nows the time to do it. - patrick mannion
Leaking oil and was told valve cover is cracked. Was told this is unusual to happen. Is this a defect in the manufacture ? There has been no work on the covers before.
Good Morning, I have a 97 4runner, and the problem I have is smoke is coming from the engine bay, I had my vavle cover gaskets replaced, but i see oil dropping on the manifold...Help Thank you ...
I have a check eng light when i read the code it says code 52 witch is 5 blinks followed by 2 blinks my book says its the knok sensor, not sending a singal to the ecu how do i check the sensor ?