Category: Toyota

Toyota Northern Beaches
GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Are Toyota Still “Unbreakable”

Today we are going to address a question that comes up frequently from Toyota owners, people looking to buy a Toyota or automotive fans. Is the Brand Toyota still unbreakable? In the early 2000s the British comedic Automotive show, Top gear ran a three part series in which they attempted to kill a Toyota Hilux.

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N70 Hilux review
GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Toyota N70 Hilux Vehicle Review

Common problems for the d4d 3l diesel engine Injectors are known for stay open longer then they should causing overfueling, engine rattles, sump oil blockages and cracked pistons. Its best to replace the injectors, seal and seats every 100,000kms to avoid this. Engine seizing. Its common in these engines for the oil pick up inside

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100 Series Common faults
GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Toyota LandCruiser 100 Series Review

The 100 Series land cruiser is getting on in age now, however the little truck was so robust that even today many of them are still going strong. They are a great vehicle for off rod and adventuring use. However there are some common faults and things to watch out for.Here is a list of

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80 Series Land Cruiser common faults
GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Toyota Landcuiser 80 Series Review

The 80 Series land cruiser is getting on in age now, however the little truck was so robust that even today many of them are still going strong. They are a great vehicle for off rod and adventuring use. However there are some common faults and things to watch out for.Here is a list of

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Car Servicing Warriewood
GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Toyota Hilux DPF Recall

Hi everyone I’m Jenny from GDL Automotive Services, shooting a short video about my Toyota Hilux. I was supposed to have it with me here. For this video, but I’ve actually used it for pickup. So it’s at a customer’s house. Anyway, the 2017 18 &19 model Hilux diesels has a problem with the DPF.

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GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Toyota Hilux GUN26R Review

How good is this truck? Well technically it’s a ute but we love to call it a truck. These things are so good we own one. Part of the GDL Automotive Fleet is a Toyota Hilux. Often used for carrying exceptional weight such as scrap metal runs to the tip, engine and gearbox transport and

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Toyota
Dannie Lyman

Toyota Echo Review

Its basically a three sentence review. These cars are amazing. They are near unbreakable and currently they are at an age where they are quite possibly the best value for money when buying a car in the under $5K category. The Echo was the little brother to the Corolla in its day and boasts a mechanical

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GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

D4D Toyota Hilux Injector Fault

Many four wheel drive enthusiast pages are filled with memes implying that owners of various makes and models have a sexual tendency that is considered humours. Who it comes to the Hilux the D4D system is often used as leverage to imply that he Hilux owner has questionable sexuality. Lines such as “I feel bad

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GDL Auto Blog
Dannie Lyman

Making Music for Toyota

A blast from the past. The artist seen in this clip who is responsible for the musical masterpiece around the Toyota, is a young man who went to school with Dannie. As a result this clip turned up on his Facebook feed. Interesting to watch the creative arts mix with the auto industry.

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