ENGINE MECHANICAL (5VZ–FE)
2003 TOYOTA TACOMA (RM1002U)
REMOVE CAMSHAFT HOUSING PLUGS
Remove the bolt, nut and cylinder head rear plate.
Remove the 2 bolts and camshaft bearing cap and hous-
REMOVE VALVE LIFTERS AND SHIMS
Pull out the valve lifter and shim by hand.
Arrange the valve lifters and shims in correct order.
Using SST, compress the valve spring and remove the 2
Remove the spring retainer, valve spring and valve.
Using needle–nose pliers, remove the oil seal.
Using compressed air and a magnetic finger, remove the
spring seat by blowing air.
Arrange the valves, valve springs, spring seats and spring re-
tainers in the correct order.