Re: approximate oil capacity of the supercharger? I think they'd be a good candidiate for a super turbo setup. The addition of the supercharger slightly improves power and gives better fuel consumption. The vehicle had been on sale in Japan since June 2001. Australian models were only available with the 2. Within the past year it has also had the spark plugs and wires replaced. Well, I drive it like my grandmother stole it. Normally, I agree with the only use Toyota fluids statement.
Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. The Previa was either rear or all-wheel-drive. Production of the hybrid started in May 2001 at the and June 2002 at the. The first generation Previa was 4,750 mm 187. For the last 150k or so I crawl underneath every other week and put in about 2. So I just keep refilling, waiting for it to fail.
At the same time, this layout granted the Previa greater interior space than the Chrysler competitors. Get a new crush washer if you drain it. Estima Hybrid As with the previous generation, the Australian version of the automobile continued to use a 2. Thank you in advance for your help. Despite 279k chassis miles around half of which are claimed for the non-original engine , upholstery looks good without much visible wear, and the general state of the interior seems fairly tidy with the exception of a discolored steering wheel. Features include an available second-generation drivetrain only in Japanese markets , automatic parallel and reverse parking only on Toyota Estima , track-mounted second row reclining seats with footrests, and power-folding split third row seats for seven-seater models. The engine is still running, but it is now running on the energy provided by the car momentum.
But there is always an exception or twoto every rule. Along with the , the Previa is the second largest minivan in Toyota's line-up after the bigger and more luxurious which is not offered in most Western markets. I use Toyota antifreeze, Toyota transmission fluid, Toyota oil filters, etc. The Estima drops its 3. Needless to say, their executives are very well paid.
The front sunroof pops up and the rear sunroof is a power slider. It has just had major service work completed to include a new head gasket, cylinder head, valve cover gasket and distributor O-ring. Found it, right where you said it would be. I do my own alignments which helps my 65k mile warranty tires last beyond 100K miles so I'm not wasting energy scrubbing off my tire surfaces. However, I have never towed with it I know it is rated to tow 3,500 lbs. The mercedes turbo diesel will create minimal boost at cruise anyway, to me it seems like a complex method of achieving the same result, a forced induction mercedes diesel.
It drives well with good power and decent economy and will carry up to 7 people comfortably. I have 2 questions for members who have maintained and serviced their supercharger unit. The diesel engine was a 2. ? The dealer would send me coupons for oil changes for little more than I could do it myself. You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.
If one crawls under the vehicle just aft of the front wheel from the driver's side and looks towards the front of the van, one can see the plug slightly behind the front axle. I personally think either standalone or re-tuning the factory engine management if possible are the only real solutions for forced induction, and everything else is nasty, hacked together, and error-prone. Every time since, the supercharger oil is below the dipstick when I change the engine oil. I coast frequently in city as well, and get about 23 mpg combined. I believe this is the same stuff sold by Toyota.
I thought I read that somewhere but could not find the link. So browse around our great selection of car parts and let's help with that auto repair or car upgrade! Available with a four-speed or five-speed gearbox, this Previa also seated seven or eight people, with three seating configurations offered North America only received the seven passenger configurations, however. The second generation Previa had a slightly longer wheelbase 2900 mm and was both narrower 1790 mm and lower 1770 mm than the first one; it switched to and was based on the. The interior does have some stains stains in the carpet and the leather has some cracks. At that time, I drained and refilled with Toyota supercharger oil. I will try to find the drain plug again. That being said, if the supercharger was not consuming oil at the rate mine is, I would likely have continued to top off with Toyota supercharger oil, but, I wanted to share my experience with alternatives.
All configurations have a driver and front passenger seat forward, and a three-seat bench seat at the rear that splits and folds flat against the sides of the cabin. The Estima Lucida sold at dealerships. However the van is clean and comfortable to drive. The Estima Emina and Estima Lucida were also available with a 2. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. In February 2007, a 3. While the Previa proved more popular than the it replaced, it did not acquire significant market share from Chrysler—due to its higher price, controversial styling for its time , lower fuel economy and engine performance—and also due to Chrysler launching redesigned minivans around the same time.