Replace timing belt, water pump, seals & radiator video

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xirdneh
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My tercel:: 87 tercel 4x4 wagon w/reringed engine, 83 tercel 4x4 wagon w/salvaged engine and 4.1 Diff's
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Replace timing belt, water pump, seals & radiator video

Post by xirdneh » Thu Sep 11, 2014 9:17 pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fS3bAwwR43w

it could use some improvement.
next time i do this job i will update this
Love those Tercell 4x4 wagons but they sure suffer from road noise.

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My tercel:: Goldie is a 1986 SR5 attualmente con Weber/also owned the first T4WD in STL in late '82
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Re: Replace timing belt, water pump, seals & radiator video

Post by ARCHINSTL » Thu Sep 11, 2014 10:30 pm

Yet another XLNT video from xirdneh - and another sticky!

The torque values for the assorted fasteners are in the FSM in both the Engine section and the Misc. Information section at the end of the FSM.

I would also check http://www.tercel4wd.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=10492 and http://www.tercel4wd.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=10493 for some additional info which could be helpful.
You might also take the opportunity to backflush the heater core using the heater hoses - possibly use the vinegar method on it and the radiator itself - see http://www.tercel4wd.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=10496
Also - take the opportunity before filling the overflow reservoir to remove the inevitable crud at its bottom by using a detergent and repeatedly flushing it. I used a turkey baster to remove the rinses.
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