V6 3.0EFI: Familiar

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chopper

Sat May 11, 2013 11:39 am

Is anybody familiar with the Toyota V6 3.0EFI engine ito consumption, reliability etc :?:
Looking at a '97 Hilux SURF with above engine and auto gearbox
Thank you :thumbup:
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Sat May 11, 2013 12:38 pm

That might be the 3VZ-FE - cast iron block with ally heads & SOHC. BIG difference between that & the 5VZ-FE (3.4). Thirsty motor for little power that 3.0 L!
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chopper

Sat May 11, 2013 3:33 pm

Steve,
Thank you - I thought as much :!: I've heard that the 3.4L engine is a beaut; I think they use it in the earlier generation Prado as well
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