Australia Car

Australian car repair Issues? Ask an auto mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Australia Car Questions
My hilux just ran out of power 3 litre diesel timing all
my hilux just ran out of power 3 litre diesel timing all good … read more
Peter Bagley
Peter Bagley
master technition
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
1,386 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 Toyota Sahara. Some time after the rack bushes
I have a 2004 Toyota Sahara. Some time after the rack bushes were replaced the VSC and anti skid started braking on the highway on fairly sharp turns. Alarms a nipping, engine power is cut and the veh… read more
Greg
Greg
Shop owner, technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,794 satisfied customers
Just wondering if u can help. I want to service my 2010
hi, just wondering if u can help. I want to service my 2010 Turbo diesel hilux, but don't know how many litres do I need to out in once I have dropped the old oil? please help I live really remote … read more
Robert
Robert
Mechanic/Roadside assist/Garage Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,019 satisfied customers
My 2005 toyota prado 3 litre turbo diesel has a strong
My 2005 toyota prado 3 litre turbo diesel has a strong exhaust smell. While driving there is no obvious smell inside the car but when I reach my destination and stop and open the door the exhaust fume… read more
Pete
Pete
Technician
General auto certifications
34,219 satisfied customers
Malfunction indicator light came on and engine will not rev
malfunction indicator light came on and engine will not rev up higher than around 2200 rpm. Its a 2008 Toyota Prado 3ltr diesel manual … read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
18,057 satisfied customers
Diesel lux LN167 with 5L motor. Starts well and runs well 20
Diesel Hilux LN167 with 5L motor. Starts well and runs well for about 20 minutes then stalls. I wait a while will start again. Took hose off outlet pipe of fuel filter and no fuel when pumped but when… read more
Pete
Pete
Technician
General auto certifications
34,219 satisfied customers
Navara: My Navara D40 model 2008 2.5 l turbo diesel is burning
My Navara D40 model 2008 2.5 l turbo diesel is burning 19l/100km in city driving and about 15/100 on the highway. I thing it is way too much. What could be wrong?… read more
Pete
Pete
Technician
General auto certifications
34,219 satisfied customers
Toyota ln107 sr5: I have just had both cv joints replaced on
I have just had both cv joints replaced on my 1995 2.8 litre diesel Toyota sr5 hilux; the left one makes a rubbing noise when driving especially when turning right and also when going in a straight li… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
18,057 satisfied customers
Toyota Hi lux SR: Toyota Hi Lux 2008 KUN26 Turbo diesel duel
Toyota Hi Lux 2008 KUN26 Turbo diesel duel cab, 138000km. At speeds of 100k on a paved country road a metal on metal sound near front right (drivers) side. On the 4 lane highway, no noise except if tu… read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
5,252 satisfied customers
I have a April 2009 Toyota Dual cab Hilux Model KUN26R 3.0TD
I have a April 2009 Toyota Dual cab Hilux Model KUN26R 3.0TD Manual it has done 109,000KM. It always tows a 2 tonne trailer behind it. It had its main gearbox bearing replaced under waranty a month ag… read more
Engineering Pro
Engineering Pro
Automotive Development Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
1,366 satisfied customers
toyota: litre diesel..turbo kit.do u think this would be a good idea
hi,i have a toyota hilux 2003 spacecab 3.0 litre diesel.and was thinking about adding a turbo kit.do u think this would be a good idea and also what do u think of this model and motor.thanks terry… read more
Mark
Mark
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
618 satisfied customers
Nissan: 3 litre turbo deisel with about 22,000 klms..exhaust..pulling
Hi Have recently gone into the 4 WD scene with the purchase of a 2006 GU Nissan Patrol - 3 litre turbo deisel with about 22,000 klms on the clock. I've put a 2 1/2 inch "sports" exhaust on it (standar… read more
Mark
Mark
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
618 satisfied customers
I own a 2008 3L Turbo diesel Prado GXL 6 manual. It is 18 months
I own a 2008 3L Turbo diesel Prado GXL 6 manual. It is 18 months old and has not been off road yet. At 15,000km the clutch started slipping and I had a new clutch and pressure plate installed by my To… read more
Mark
Mark
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
618 satisfied customers
2003 toyota: Turbo Diesel..fuel tank..I can rev it but it..2000 rpm
My 2003 toyota hilux SR5 3lt Turbo Diesel has after market criuse control .Dual batteries system & long range fuel tank . The problem is it cut out while driving back to a idle.. I can rev it but it d… read more
Mark
Mark
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
618 satisfied customers
Got a 1998 Toyota Hilux with a 5 L diesel . A month and a
Got a 1998 Toyota Hilux with a 5 L diesel . A month and a half ago on the way to work a rattle appeared in the engine but at the 2000 rpm range and after . As I couldn't take it of the road at the tim… read more
Brad
Brad
High School or GED
4 satisfied customers
Toyota: 4WD T-Diesel 1989..it lit..timing belt had been changed
I am on holiday with my son in Australia, he has a Toyota hilux 4WD T-Diesel 1989 & the t belt light has just come on it lit up on exactly 300000 K. He was told when he bought it 12 months ago that th… read more
Sean636RACQ
Sean636RACQ
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
18 satisfied customers
My 06 hilux and the clutch has failed miserbly,ie slipping.its..shock
ive reacently clocked up 30,000 on my 06 hilux and the clutch has failed miserbly,ie slipping.its in getting fixed but they told me its not a warrenty job.im an experianced 4wdriver and have had 2 oth… read more
Eppsy
Eppsy
Head Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
28 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis

Curtis

Australia Car Mechanic

1,614 satisfied customers

Qualified Automotive Mechanic, LPG & Airconditioning Diagnostic Technician.

Glenn Bradley

Glenn Bradley

Australian Car Mechanic

699 satisfied customers

Ex Transmission Shop Owner, Driveline Specialist, 30+ years in the Australian Automotive Industry

Scott B

Scott B

Australia Car Mechanic

478 satisfied customers

Qualified Automotive Mechanic, Service Manager & Proprietor 20+ years

Technopro

Technopro

Australia Car Mechanic

149 satisfied customers

20 years of experience in Automotive Repair Techniques and Diagnosis Expert.

Matt

Matt

Engineer

960 satisfied customers

Automotive Engineer for 20 years, BEng hons degree,

Mark

Mark

Mechanic

618 satisfied customers

29 Years as a Vehicle Mechanic in Australian Military

Mechanic Martyn

Mechanic Martyn

Australia Car Mechanic

325 satisfied customers

Advanced trade certificate in Automotive engineering

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x