View Full Version : toyota Hilx surf

06-14-2007, 08:36 PM
Hey whats up everyone. I have just joined and stoked to wheelin with everyone. im going to be purchasing a toyota hilux surf so that should be tones of fun my buddy is buying one as well. my question is have any of you ever oned one and what did you think. plus does anyone now of a mechanic in white rock surrey langley area that can work on them should anything go wrong.

cant wait to take her for a off road test [36]

cheers [cheers]

06-14-2007, 09:22 PM
Hey there, Congrats on the truck if you have bought it already.
They are great trucks for the most part except for the heads on the 2.4 diesel.
They have major overheating and therefore cracked head problems. You must get a new OEM thermostat and flush the cooling system to help ease this concern.
Talk to Ken at ATEB in Burnaby for all your service needs (They have a website), Very knowledgeable people when it comes to JDM's