Toyota Pick-ups/Land Cruiser/4Runner 1989-1996

Shift Lever

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 through 7

  1. Unscrew the shifter knob.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Unscrew the shifter knob

  1. Remove the console box if necessary.
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  3. Remove the boot retainer mounting screws.
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Fig. Fig. 2: While pulling back the carpeting, loosen and remove the bezel mounting screws

  1. Lift the bezel up and over the shifter shaft.
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Fig. Fig. 3: Lift the bezel while pulling the carpet aside



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Fig. Fig. 4: Lift the bezel up and over the shifter shafts

  1. Pull the boot up the shaft.
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  3. Press down on the shift lever cap and rotate it counterclockwise to remove.
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  5. Put out the shift lever.
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Fig. Fig. 5: Lift the boot up the shifter shaft to gain access to the lever cap



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Fig. Fig. 6: Press down on the shift lever cap and rotate it counterclockwise



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Fig. Fig. 7: Pull the lever out of the transmission housing

To install:
  1. Apply multi-purpose grease to the tip of the shift lever.
  2.  
  3. Insert the lever into the transmission housing.
  4.  
  5. Push down onto the retainer and with a clockwise motion, turn the shaft to lock into position.
  6.  
  7. Lower the boot over the shaft into place.
  8.  
  9. Install the boot retainer retainer over the unit.
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  11. Tighten the mounting screws. Place the carpeting over the unit.
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  13. Install the shifter knob.
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