Toyota Land Cruiser Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Toyota Land Cruiser reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Toyota Landcruiser 2009: Why is my car beeping when I touch the brake pedal?
I’m hearing a continuous beep when I touch the brake pedal in my 2009 Toyota Landcruiser. Is this a warning of some sort? It just started doing this. It has travelled 100,000 km. Read more
What is the bet car for towing?
We are a family of four looking to tow a full-size caravan (3000 kg+) on a trip around Australia. We would only like to pay a maximum of $40,000. I am 6 foot 4 inches so don't fit in many 4WDs. Can ...Read more
Toyota LandCruiser GXL 2018: Auto transmission issues
We have just clocked up 18,000 km on our 2018 Toyota LandCruiser GXL and it seems there may be a big problem with the auto transmission. We were travelling at 100 km/h and all of a sudden revving it’ ...Read more
Toyota LandCruiser 1998: Any engine problems?
Does the 1 HD-T engine LandCruisers VX from 1998 suffer from the big-end bearing problems? Read more
What 4x4 should I buy?
I want to buy a 4x4, but don’t want a ute. There are a lot of AWD cars out there, but what would you recommend for a comfortable 4x4? Read more
Toyota LandCruiser: Why is it rated at 2500kg for towing purposes in 1992 but 3500kg in 1996?
Why is an 1992 80 Series LandCruiser rated at 2500 kg for towing purposes, and after 1996 is rated at 3500 kg? I know there's a difference with the valves, but they're basically the same vehicle. Is ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser 2000: What's the GCM?
Could you tell me the GCM of my VX Landcruiser? Am I right to say that this weight is the maximum total I am allowed to have as my combination car, caravan, people, all payload in the car and van? Read more
Toyota Landcruiser 2004: Can you put a turbo diesel kit on the engine?
Can you put a turbo-diesel kit on the engine of a 2004 Toyota Landcruiser? Any recommendations in Tassie? Read more
Toyota LandCruiser 2008: Hunts gears on the highway
My 2008 Toyota Landcrusier seems to be hunting for fuel. I plant my foot to the floor and it picks up speed to 80 km/h, then seems to be surging like it has a blockage. The tank is clean and the ...Read more
What can cause a vibration in the body of a 200 series LandCruiser?
We have just upgraded from a 100 Series Toyota LandCruiser to a 200 Series and we noticed a vibration in the body, and not via the steering wheel. I researched the problem and found it is very common ...Read more
My car pulls to the right
After I tested the front diff locks on my 2017 Toyota Landcruiser on flat grass in a padlock I then found when driving on highway it was pulling to the right.Is this something I can have looked at by ...Read more
Toyota Prado 2015: Suitable alternatives
I have three children and two big dogs, and we are very active and enjoy camping. Our 2015 Toyota Prado was stolen and the insurance will only pay the value of the car, not replace it. I can put $ ...Read more
What's a fuel efficient SUV on the market?
I've been searching for a small-mid sized 4WD wagon with low range and a turbo-diesel engine. Fuel economy is very important, as this vehicle will regularly be doing very long trips, so less than 8L/ ...Read more
Subaru, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, Ford, Mazda, Toyota models recalled
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced its latest round of safety recalls, with models from Subaru, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, Mazda, Toyota and Ford affected. Read more
Toyota Prado 2002: Weak when climbing
My 2002 Toyota Landcruiser Prado GX has a problem when climbing. It is very weak. What can I do? Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser vs Land Rover Defender
I recently got my P-plates and I’m thinking of purchasing an off-roader, something I can take anywhere without any worry of terrain or condition and going on trips with. I was looking at cars priced ...Read more
Good budget 4WD's for travelling
We are looking to trade to a used large 4WD auto to do some travelling with, but we're on a pension and our budget only stretches to $15,000. At the moment a few Jeeps, a couple of Holden Jackaroos ...Read more
Outdated GPS software in 2016 Land Cruiser
My son purchased a new 2016 Toyota GXL twin-cab. He is on long service leave at the moment and had a new GPS Installed in the dash when he ordered the vehicle. The current software in the GPS is ...Read more
How much is a 2006 Land Cruiser worth?
I wish to sell my 2006 Toyota Landcruiser Sahara V8 auto with 139,500 km. What price range should I be looking at? Read more