They also think we are crazy to spend 5K to paint a car that is worth half that much, but we are glad we did. Hi again, I'd advise against cleaning the air flow meter which is on the inlet pipe after the air box. Change transmission fluid regularly; it's best to use genuine Toyota transmission fluid. The tight turning circle makes it maneuverable around town. If it does hesitate the car will need a new air flow meter as this will cause excessive fuel consumption.
I know I shoudn't expect more than 30mile to the gallon, however,just wonder if they are any add ons like air fliters, injectors etc etc that will improve fuel economy. I don't drive it as much as I used to now as I bought a 2015 a couple of years ago. The mode of driving is without sharp acceleration on the traffic light etc. . The repairs I did over the past five years were to replace the starter in the beginning, the battery 4 years later, and spark plugs and wires. Many Thanks Allan Thanks for the tips so far. What is the correct idle speed for the 2lt vvti engine?.
How many miles do you think you get out of a full tank of petrol, until the light comes on? Cheers A hi mate do not expect a false info. Has sunroof too, love it. If you notice any issues with the way the automatic transmission shifts, have it looked at before the problem gets worse. Many owners that change the oil regularly report this engine lasting over 200K. Fueling time varies with hydrogen fueling pressure and ambient temperature.
More tips or pointers welcome Cheers Allan Thanks for the tips so far. Not a huge fan of driving on a near empty tank due to the fear of sucking up rust and gunge from the bottom of the tank! Watch out for a clunking noise coming from the steering. Looking forward to the same performance as the 1998. Photo: Toyota Canada This may cause the rear swing door to be difficult to close. To a tenner i belive im getting around 50 miles you can easily get 20 more when the light is on, probably more than that but i don't have the nerve to let i go any more, you should be getting more than 50 with a diesel, does someone have a heavy foot? Interesting you have heated seats, is it an Aussie car? Since we have no truck now, it carries stuff Toyota never envisioned it doing without a complaint.
Fueling time varies with hydrogen fueling pressure and ambient temperature. Actual dealer price will vary. Other than your normal wear and tear brakes, tires this car has never given me any trouble. I genuinly drive carefully without flooring the throttle. I cannot say enough about this car! This year they must have used the best materials ever. It is already off to a great start! That's why it's important to have the hinges well lubricated. There is always several litres left in the tank when the light comes on.
A misfiring at start-up can also be caused by a leaking head gasket. If diesel, check fuel filter for it being clogged and renew. If you try blipping the throttle pedal at idle and in neutral, see if the engine hesitates. Hej Just wondering if there are any major things I need to look at to improve fuel consumption on the Mark2 petrol 2ltr Rav 4 other than the usual tyre pressure, no , regular service, easy on the right foot etc etc Was a bit freaked when I drove 120km and noticed I nearly used a quarter of a tank! Inside it is quite roomy for its size, and the layout of the controls is nice. All airbags if installed are designed to inflate only under certain conditions and in certain types of severe collisions. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use.
I did not start it for over a month recently and when I turned the key it fired right up. As far as I'm concerned the good points more than off-set the fuel consumption. What it comes down too is your driving style, im quite an aggressive driver but am training myself to to be more fuel efficient. Engine oil capacity: with filter : 2. Service history is started from a blank list each 15k kms as specified in the service records book. I use it for light offroad driving, in pastures and meadows for hunting and fishing, and it performs fine. Keep up the good work matie Del Hi crofter, I'll go with you on this one too.
More tips or pointers welcome Cheers Allan How does it idle? More tips or pointers welcome Cheers Allan How does it idle? To decrease the risk of injury from an inflating airbag, always wear seatbelts and sit upright in the middle of the seat as far back as possible. Sad to see this one go but I am sure who ever finds it is finding a gem. It handles great, and works well in all weather conditions. . Regular oil changes will help the engine last longer.
So it'll sound like you've double b lipped the throttle pedal but you only blipped it once. I have moved on to a more fuel efficient car. Thanks for the tips so far. Anyway I plan on making this vehicle my daily driver, and plan on putting many more miles on it! No engine check light so far and the car is running quite sweet, with no chugging, spluttering or any obvious mechanical issues. Hope this is of some help. Nice to have 16-inch all-season tires on a. For more information on mpg, please see.