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I changed the head gaskets and timing belt in my 1999 Land

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I changed the head gaskets and timing belt in my 1999 Land Cruiser; now the engine will not start. Cam timing at the straight lines and crank at 0. All connections connected.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Matt replied 11 months ago.

Hello

I'd suggest doing a compression test across all cylinders as they should be all be within 10-15psi of each other

this will show if any of the valves have been damaged and also show if the cam timing is out as a couple of low cylinders can be be down due to a cam tooth being out

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Should the crank be set at 0***@******.*** 50 degrees to the right?
Expert:  Matt replied 11 months ago.

Hello

this should be the information you need

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I have the 2uz-fe V8. Does this apply?
Expert:  Matt replied 11 months ago.

beg your pardon

the site shows that you have a 2.7CRD ?

but this should be the data you need

Expert:  Matt replied 11 months ago.

Hi

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