Are all Hilux diffs the same?

Re: Hilux front Diff same as the rear If it’s got a solid front axle, then yup, they are the same. If it’s got the independent front suspension, then they run a different, smaller front diff.

How many Litres does a Hilux Diff take?

System Capacity (l) Type
w/o diff.lock Thai 3.35 Hypoid gear oil GL-5 80W / 80W-90
w diff.lock 2.90 Hypoid gear oil GL-5 80W / 80W-90
LSD 3.35 Hypoid gear oil LSD GL-5 80W / 80W-90
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How do I find the gear ratio on my Toyota VIN number?

How to Find Out the Gear Ratio With the VIN Number

  1. Find the VIN of your vehicle. It can be found on the sticker on the inside of the driver’s side door or on a stamped metal plate embedded in the dashboard above the steering wheel.
  2. Identify the VDS section, the fourth through eighth digits of the VIN.

How do you find the diff ratio?

Turn the wheel TWO revolutions and count the number of driveshaft turns. The number of driveshaft rotations will help you determine your rear axle ratio. For example, if it turned 3 and a half times, it’s a 3.50:1 ratio. If it turned 4 and a quarter times, it’s a 4.25:1 ratio.

How do I know what Hilux Diff I have?

In each case one of the plates will have the ‘Axle’ code originally fitted to the vehicle. As an example a RN25 Hilux manufactured during the 2/74 has the ‘Axle’ code “G142”. The letter “G” signifies it has a “G” series differential and therefore an 8″ diametre crownwheel.

What year model is a N70 Hilux?

Fourth generation (N50, N60, N70; 1983)

Fourth generation (N50, N60, N70)
Also called Toyota Pickup (N.America) Toyota 1 ton (N.America)
Production August 1983 โ€“ August 1988 1984 โ€“ 1997 (South Africa)
Model years 1984โ€“1988

What year is KUN26R Hilux?

Toyota Hilux N70 3.0Ltr Turbo Diesel KUN26R (2005-2015)

How do you find the gear ratio on a differential?

To find the gear ratio, divide the big number by the little number. In the example to the left, 37 รท 12 = 3.083333. These are 3.08 gears.

Can you change the gear ratio on a truck?

You can change the axle ratio, and you can do it rather easily. Quite a few members here have gone from one ratio to the next. People with 3.21 and 3.55s are going up to 3.92 and even sometimes 4.10. A lot of the 4×4 trucks you see here with lifts and larger tires have gone with 4.10 or 4.56.

How do I know if I have a limited slip differential?

The easiest way to tell if you have an open differential is to jack up the car and spin one of the rear tires. If the other wheel spins in the opposite direction, you have an open differential. If it spins in the same direction, you have a limited slip differential, or LSD.

What are the diff ratios of a Hilux?

Thread: Hilux diff ratios. Hilux diff ratios. My latest toy is a 1986 duel cab hilux with a 5 litre holden V8 in it.As you can imagine it is rather heavy on fuel.I am considering changing the diff ratios to drop the engine revs when cruising.

What’s the diff centre on a Toyota Hilux?

Sometimes called the diff centre. It’s the thing that the crown wheel bolts to and the other gears sit inside of. When you choose a full strength traction aid like the ARB Air Locker or a Detroit locker, you replace the factory carrier. If you choose the factory style plate type LSD or a “budget” auto locker you keep the factory carrier.

How does gearing work on a Toyota Hilux?

As you are aware increasing tyre sizes affect gearing and because the Hilux has a 1:1 straight through configuration in the transfer case, this cannot be changed so let’s look at the theoretical Diff ratio required so that the drive chain is returned the stock specification. This varies based on the stock diff ratios from the table above.

Where do I find the gearing Bible for the Toyota Hilux?

So in the top left hand yellow box, is the standard wheel diameter and diff ratio showing the rev’s the engine is doing at 100kph……then you just go down, choose the tyre diameter you are after and find the diff ratio that gives you the required revs that is as close to standard as possible.