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    Quote Originally Posted by allover View Post
    Hate to be the grim reaper re new Toyota 4x4 and you are going to be driving in dusty conditions. There is a gap in the air filter allowing particles of 5 microns thru. Toyota are saying this is acceptable, but a Uni of Newcastle professor is saying this is crap and particles should be no larger than .4 microns (note the point) see if i can find the link
    Applies to Landcruisers and Hilux. Some are doing a temporary repair using one sided foam tape or mastic to force the air thru the filter
    Toyotas ain't Toyotas any more, glad i bought a Ranger with a dpf and shit economy
    I'm happy with my Rangers fuel economy and I don't have a DPF!! (2014 model)



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    Quote Originally Posted by hoe View Post
    It's the same, it's in the programming.....

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    What's the point in having 6th gear or a locking torque converter then?
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    Quote Originally Posted by allover View Post
    just like Nissan and the Turbo Gate problem
    what was this? I had no end of trouble with nissan and getting things fixed

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    Quote Originally Posted by LeroyPatrol View Post
    What's the point in having 6th gear or a locking torque converter then?
    They've stuffed up the programming, it should go into sixth and lock up.

    This is a new model gearbox, I'd say they rushed it into production.

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    Quote Originally Posted by allover View Post
    Hate to be the grim reaper re new Toyota 4x4 and you are going to be driving in dusty conditions. There is a gap in the air filter allowing particles of 5 microns thru.
    Yes i know about that one too , the first time to Cape York i just happened to lift the filter out and saw that some had leaked past the filter. The local mechanic up there ( top bloke ) cleaned out the housing and ran rubber grease around the lip of the element , problem solved.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hoe View Post
    They've stuffed up the programming, it should go into sixth and lock up.

    This is a new model gearbox, I'd say they rushed it into production.

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    unlike Toyota...they are normally very conservative

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