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LN167 Hilux Engine

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Toyota Hilux / Hiace Engine Motor suit 5L-E 2000-2005 3.0L (Electronic Injection Pump)

Original price was: $5,999.00.Current price is: $4,750.00.

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Toyota Hilux / Hiace Engine Motor suit 5L 1996-2004 3.0L (Manual Injection)

Original price was: $5,350.00.Current price is: $4,650.00.

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Ultra Tune C
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Straight Drop in Plug and Play. Customer was happy. No Complaints so far after 4 Months.
Steven P
Steven P
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Might have been cheaper to buy second hand but the 2 year warranty justified the extra 2k. Happy.
Bowenville Repairs
Bowenville Repairs
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2nd Motor purchased from this crew and delivered within the 12 day period. Both motors running well as they should for the price.
Mechanic Near Me
Mechanic Near Me
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Good Quality Overall. Cant fault them. Interesting to see in 5-10 years time how these motors run, but for now they are great.
Rebecca P.
Rebecca P.
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I-load Motor purchased October 22. Continues to run till Present. Happy with my Purchase would recommend to anyone that needs a quality engine.
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John Q.
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Very Good. Delivery took 15 Days but we are still happy. The Product Quality was as Described. Wouldn't hesitate to purchase again.
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LN167 Hilux Engine

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5L-E Engine Problems

Crate Engines Australia understands the importance of addressing common 5L-E engine problems to ensure the longevity and efficiency of your Toyota Hilux. The 5L-E engine, known for its electronic diesel pump type, offers enhanced performance and fuel efficiency. However, like any engine, it can experience specific issues over time. Here are some common 5L-E engine problems that owners might encounter: 5L-E Engine Problems

  1. Electronic Diesel Pump Issues:

    • One of the main advantages of the 5L-E engine is its electronic diesel pump, but this can also be a source of problems. Issues with the electronic control unit (ECU) or sensors can lead to poor fuel injection timing, reduced engine performance, and increased fuel consumption. Regular maintenance and timely diagnostics are essential to keep the pump functioning correctly.
  2. Injector Problems:

    • Fuel injectors in the 5L-E engine can become clogged or worn over time, leading to poor fuel atomization, rough idling, and increased emissions. Regular cleaning and, if necessary, replacement of injectors can help maintain optimal engine performance.
  3. Head Gasket Failures:

    • High mileage 5L-E engines can suffer from head gasket issues. Symptoms include coolant leaks, engine overheating, and white smoke from the exhaust. Addressing head gasket failures promptly is crucial to prevent further engine damage.
  4. Timing Belt Wear:

    • The timing belt in the 5L-E engine needs regular inspection and replacement as per the manufacturer’s recommendations. A worn or broken timing belt can cause severe engine damage, including bent valves and damaged pistons.
  5. Oil Leaks:

    • Oil leaks can develop from various engine components such as the valve cover gasket, oil pan, and crankshaft seals. Regular inspection and maintenance can help identify and fix leaks before they lead to low oil levels and engine damage. 5L-E Engine Problems
  6. Cooling System Issues:

    • Over time, the cooling system components, such as the radiator, water pump, and hoses, can wear out or become clogged. This can lead to engine overheating, which is detrimental to the 5L-E engine’s longevity. Regular cooling system maintenance is essential to prevent overheating.
  7. EGR Valve Problems:

    • The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) valve can become clogged with carbon deposits, reducing engine performance and increasing emissions. Cleaning or replacing the EGR valve can help maintain engine efficiency and reduce emissions.
  8. Turbocharger Wear (if equipped):

    • Some versions of the 5L-E engine may come equipped with a turbocharger. Over time, the turbocharger can wear out, leading to reduced power and increased exhaust smoke. Regular inspection and maintenance of the turbocharger are essential to ensure optimal performance.

By being aware of these common 5L-E engine problems, Toyota Hilux owners can take proactive steps to address and prevent issues, ensuring their vehicle remains reliable and efficient. Regular maintenance, timely repairs, and using high-quality replacement parts from trusted suppliers like Crate Engines Australia can help mitigate these problems and extend the life of your 5L-E engine. If you encounter any of these issues, consult with a qualified mechanic to diagnose and fix the problems promptly.

 
 
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