Toyota Land Cruiser

FJ60, FJ62 and FJ80 1980-1997 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Toyota Land Cruiser
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating
+ 5. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Suspension brackets and steering
- 10. Body
   10.1. Maintenance and repair
   10.2. Vinyl finishing
   10.3. Upholstery and rugs
   10.4. Repair of insignificant damages
   10.5. Repair of considerable damages
   10.6. Loops and locks
   10.7. Windshield and motionless glasses
   10.8. Cowl
   10.9. Latch of a cowl and cable of the drive
   10:10. Forward lattice
   10:11. Forward wing
   10:12. Internal panel of a door
   10:13. Door lock, switch of the lock and handle
   10:14. Door glass
   10:15. Window regulator
   10:16. Side mirrors
   10:17. Door
   10:18. Door of a back compartment
   10:19. Back cover (top door of a back compartment)
   10:20. Casing of a steering column
   10:21. Panels of forward facing of salon
   10:22. Average floor section
   10:23. Forward facing panel of salon
   10:24. Seats
   10:25. Bumpers
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Electrical circuitries


10.8. Cowl



Works are performed together.

Removal and installation

1. Open a cowl and close rags wings and a lattice of an air inlet.
2. Outline contours of loops of a cowl.
3. Disconnect all hoses and wires which can interfere with removal of a cowl.
4. Lift a cowl and ask the assistant to hold it. Remove a rack of a cowl and turn off nuts (or bolts) fastenings of loops.
5. Remove a cowl.
6. Installation is carried out upside-down.


1. The provision of a cowl is regulated by its movement in cuts of loops at the released bolts across.
2. Outline contours of loops.
3. Release bolts and move a cowl to the necessary situation then tighten bolts. Move a cowl gradually, periodically checking adjustment.
4. After installation it is necessary to adjust the provision of a latch down and across so that the cowl was densely closed, and the surface of a cowl was aflush with wings. Outline cowl clamp latch bolts, release bolts (are specified by shooters) and adjust the provision of a latch. Tighten bolts.
5. Periodically grease a latch of a cowl and a loop litoly.