What motor is in a 2012 Hilux?
The 3.0 D-4D engine, a 2982 cc, 16 valve, DOHC four-cylinder common- rail turbodiesel, develops 171 hp at 3,600 rpm and 343 Nm of torque from 1,400 to 3,400 rpm when mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.
What engine is in a 2012 Toyota HiLux?
How many kms is too much for a HiLux?
Generally speaking, Toyota diesel’s are reliable vehicles from which you could expect around 300,000km of mostly trouble free driving. If the vehicle has a service history and checks out OK (no major crashes, no water imersion, not full of beach sand and salt etc) it should be ok for many more years.
How reliable is a HiLux?
Toyota has a fantastic reputation for dependability, with the brand coming fifth overall out of 30 manufacturers in our 2021 What Car? Reliability Survey.
Are Toyota D4D engines good?
The Toyota 3.0 D-4D engine can reach a 250,000 miles (400,000 km) mileage. The 1KD-FTV is not very durable and reliable compare to the old Toyota’s diesel engines, but we can point out that the 1KD engine is more powerful and at the same time consumes less fuel than its predecessor, the 1KZ engine.
Is the 2012 Toyota Hilux SR5 a good car?
Overall the 2012 Toyota HiLux SR5 looks very imposing, dominating and masculine; it looks like it’s always ready to get the job done and get it done well, which it does – as outlined below. All 2012 4×4 Toyota HiLux models are yet to be tested by ANCAP, however, the 2005 models received four stars.
Does the 2012 Toyota Hilux SR5 have a tow bar?
Like all Toyota off-road vehicles, the 2012 Toyota HiLux SR5 is almost unstoppable when it comes to the rough stuff. The rear overhang is large due to the 1520mm-long tray, which means the 23-degree departure angle could scrub quite easily with a tow bar.
Are there any problems with the Toyota Hilux?
The original seventh-generation of Hilux are now 14 years old and even though they are popularly known to be ‘unbreakable’, common problems do pop up. These vehicles have led hard lives traversing muddy job sites and off-road tracks as well as the urban jungle and many components will have worn out or perished.
How much is a 2012 Toyota Hilux worth?
The 2012 Toyota HiLux SR5 and indeed the complete 2012 range comes with new styling, featuring a completely new front end from the A-pillars forward. The HiLux lineup – which spans a whopping 35 different variants (17 4×2 and 18 4×4) – also comes with between $1960 and $8340 in added value over the previous generation model.