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.
Land Cruiser or Discovery Sport for driving in the outback?
We are interested in your thoughts about the new Land Rover Discovery Sport, due soon. Also, would you drive a Range Rover across Australia or are you a Toyota LandCruiser fan? Read more
Fuel efficiency of petrol Land Cruiser?
What would the fuel consumption of a V8 petrol 2002 Toyota LandCruiser be? Read more
Update for my Toyota 100 Series Land Cruiser
I have a Toyota 100 Series LandCruiser and I'm thinking about updating. So, can you advise me between a LandCruiser 200 Series or a Land Rover Discovery diesel? I'll be towing a 2.8-tonne van and ...Read more
Land Cruiser hill start assist not working?
I have a new Toyota LandCruiser Sahara, which has hill start assist, but I've noticed that it will still roll back, making an ABS type noise (as if brakes are being intermittently applied), unless I ...Read more
Good car for towing a caravan?
What's your advice on which car to buy for towing a 21-foot caravan around Australia? I would like to spend around $40,000, but this may be hard as from my research it's either a LandCruiser or a ...Read more
Land Cruiser warranty affected by aftermarket parts?
I have a 2013 Toyota LandCruiser, a GX turbo diesel, that has done 50,000km in 18 months from new. The vehicle is used for work in dusty outback conditions, which it was designed for. It has been ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser 70 series GXL V8 problems
My husband's Toyota Landcruiser 70 series GXL V8 ute stopped. Prior to stopping there was an odd noise, but the oil and water were ok, and the engine did not appear to be overheated. It hasn't been ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser VX needs rebuild
When our 200 Series 2007 Toyota Landcruiser VX went in for a 180,000 km service it was discovered that the compression was down in three cylinders and the vehicle requires a rebuild. The apparent ...Read more
Toyota recalls 22,000 Land Cruisers, 14,000 in Australia
The recall involves LandCruiser 70 Series wagon, troop carrier, single and double cab chassis models fitted with ABS brakes, and the notice cites a defect in the flexible brake hose bracket on the ...Read more
Land Cruiser flighty on corrugated road
My Toyota Landcruiser 200 series is very flighty on corrugated roads when unloaded. It moves sideways and can be a bit dangerous. But it's ok when it has a full load. My dealer has reported it to ...Read more
Used 4WD wagons review: 2007-2012
The growing popularity of SUVs has seen many of the breed dilute the off-road skill set to accommodate more civilised road manners -- but not this lot.Certainly less agricultural than their forebears ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser GXL vibrating at higher speeds
The engine in my 2000 Toyota LandCruiser GXL diesel appears to develop a vibration on a smooth level road at about 70 km/h and between 1200-1300 rpm that appears to affect the whole vehicle, but goes ...Read more
Land Cruiser clutch 'shudder'
My 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser 80 Series has done 180,000 km and still has the original clutch. Around town it is fine, but when towing our 2500 kg van, especially from a start, the clutch feels like it ...Read more
We have just had the turbo-diesel engine in our 80-series Toyota Landcruiser's fully reconditioned from the radiator to the clutch at the cost of $14,500. When we got it back we found the speedo wasn ...Read more
Land Cruiser lacking power
After driving my 2003 Toyota Landcruiser turbo-diesel 4.2-litre automatic for a couple of hours and then idling at the traffic lights it will not rev past 2000 revs when I go to accelerate, there's ...Read more
Land Cruiser refill
I can't refill my 1998 dual-fuel Toyota Landcruiser any time it's over 30-degrees C. A friend who used to be in the LPG industry said to have a larger fill hose fitted, but it turned out that I ...Read more
Used Toyota Land Cruiser review: 1990-2011
Toyota's LandCruiser is a genuine 4WD, not just a people mover dressed up to look tough, but which is nothing more than a car underneath that supposedly rugged body. Highly capable off-road, the big ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser LPG conversion
I'm looking at putting my 1998 Toyota Landcruiser on gas. Is it worth it? Will it ruin the engine? What fuel consumption will it return? Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser safety features faulty
I purchased a 2004 Toyota Landcruiser 100 series last year. It had done over 200,000 km and had no warranty with it, but after buying it I discovered that the airbag indicator light on the dash was ...Read more
Toyota Land Cruiser oil
Did the 1998 100 series Toyota Landcruiser 4.5-litre petrol have a problem with oil consumption, and how would I know other than driving it for thousands of kilometers? Read more