Please contact me via email or text at number listed below. The Engine and safety features for the Rocco remain unchanged. Must leave 1000 dollar deposit via pay pal after close of auction. Even my gas mileage is decent at almost 20 mpg highway. The engine was running very rough, like all cylinders were not firing, then it spews out a huge cloud of blue smoke, and the engine evens out.
This minor update upgraded the emission standard to Euro 4, updated the four-speed automatic transmission to five-speed, upgraded performance of the 3. Unfortunately a friend has offered me a really cool sports car and I need to sell this one to get the other. Ask questions before bidding if your unclear on something. Valve cover gaskets and rear cam plugs changed and used factory Toyota sealant on all related seals, does not leak oil. There were also new mirrors and new alloy wheel designs. Yes Review Date: 1st September, 2011 Faults: After I pulled it out of the woods behind my grandfather's house, oil leaked like I was trying to hold it in a sieve. I will accept cash in person or bank wire transfer for balance due.
Other changes included a more efficient fuel injection system and the addition of a center headrest on the rear double cab seat. In , episodes 5 and 6, a 1988 diesel N50 Hilux with 305,775 km 190,000 mi on the odometer was subjected to extraordinary abuse including being left on a beach for the incoming tide, left on top of a building as it was and being set on fire. Air conditioning blows ice cold and still has original R-12 refrigerant, Original floor mats, Sport Seats drivers is 7way adjustable and sliding rear window, front mud flaps and wheel well trim moldings. The engines were discontinued in the U. Please feel free to message me with any questions. It's horrible, the worst I've seen. There was gasket material clogging the cooling passages lining the cylinder walls and they were stuck down in the block.
In Singapore, the Hilux is available as a single cab with the 2. However, the engines were built in Japan where they are also used in the instead of Argentina. Ask questions before bidding if your unclear on something. These however, were heavily modified non-production versions built around a custom racing-only tubular chassis and using a larger capacity Toyota. The vehicles which resulted from this collaboration were the Trekker Winnebago , Wolverine, and the Trailblazer Griffith.
Solid front axles had been present in all 4x4 Toyota models until 1986. My radiator lasted about 3 years from brand new. The drivers seat has small hole on lower area see photo from keys or something, no other wear on seats. Be aware that not all water pumps are the same and some impeller designs are more effective in these models. Archived from on 13 July 2011. The crew travelled in specially adapted Toyota Hiluxes modified by , completing a trip of over 5,000 km 3,100 mi from Novo, a Russian Scientific Station in Antarctica to the and back again, making them the first 4×4s to reach the South Pole. The Hilux was engineered and assembled by to replace the earlier vehicle that the Hilux was derived from, called the in the niche beneath the larger and older — it replaced the Stout fully in some markets.
The short-wheelbase version also continued in production for many more years. The Sport Rider's frame and suspension system are derived from the Hilux, including the Hilux's independent front suspension and leaf-sprung rear. This was the first year Toyota offered the V6 motor only available with 4wd and on 4Runners. It was the first Hilux available with an in that market. You may need to switch pumps a couple of times to get a good one. Dash is perfect with no cracks.
Only bid if you plan on buying truck. The 1988 Toyota Pickup came with either a four-speed automatic or a five-speed manual transmission. Most countries used the Hilux name for the entire life of the series, but in North America, the Hilux name was retired in 1976 in favor of Truck, Pickup Truck, or Compact Truck. In Thailand, this generation was sold as the Toyota Hilux Hero. Thank goodness the temperature gauge has always worked properly so I know when it's overheating, which is constantly.
Thermostat has been replaced many times, but this is not really the issue. I can hold truck for shipping but will need to be payed in full in advance. The truck is sold as is. We ended up rebuilding the engine, and it ran alright, but never liked doing highway speeds after that. The camera crew's vehicle from this episode was later modified and driven to near the summit of the erupting Icelandic volcano by James May in Series 15, Episode 1. All the stripes are original and are in excellent condition.