Tag Archives: transmission

Transmission fluid change

As part of the rolling maintenance I’m doing (there’s no way I could afford to do all of this in one go!) the next thing on the list was the tranny fluid. The fluid that was in it didn’t smell burned at all, but it was a bit murky. 10L of Morris Dexron III ATF […]

Bringing the centre diff lock under manual control

The 80-series after around August 1992 introduced a viscous coupler over the centre differential. In order that this coupler doesn’t get stressed when in low range, Toyota deleted the manual centre diff lock switch and instead linked its operation to the transfer lever, locking the diff when in low range and opening it in neutral […]