Toyota Pick-ups/Land Cruiser/4Runner 1970-1988

Cylinder Head Cover

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2 and 3

  1. Remove the air cleaner assembly.
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  3. Disconnect the PCV hose(s) from the cam cover.
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  5. Remove the nuts and washers. Lift the cover off the cylinder head. Cover the oil return hole in the head to prevent dirt or objects from falling in. Remove the gasket.
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  7. To install, replace the cover gasket if it shows any signs of damage, breaks or cracking. Tighten the nuts evenly, reconnect the PCV hose and install the air cleaner assembly.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Mark and remove all necessary washers and brackets for cylinder head cover removal



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Fig. Fig. 2: Removing the cylinder head cover



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Fig. Fig. 3: Always replace the cylinder head cover gasket before installation

 
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