Last Modified: 11-29-2007
Service Category: Engine/Hybrid System
Model Year: 2008
Model: Sequoia Doc ID: RM0000017DS00YX
Title: 3UR-FE COOLING: COOLANT: REPLACEMENT (2008 Sequoia)
1. REMOVE NO. 1 ENGINE UNDER COVER
2. DRAIN ENGINE COOLANT
Do not remove the radiator cap while the engine and radiator are still hot. Pressurized, hot
engine coolant and steam may be released and cause serious burns.
Collect the coolant in a container and dispose of it according to the regulations in your area.
(a) Loosen the radiator drain cock plug.
(b) Remove the radiator cap. Then drain the coolant from the radiator.
(c) Loosen the 2 cylinder block drain cock plugs. Then drain the coolant from the engine.
(d) Tighten the 2 cylinder block drain cock plugs.
Torque: 13 N·m (133 kgf·cm, 10 ft·lbf)
(e) Tighten the radiator drain cock plug by hand.
3. ADD ENGINE COOLANT
(a) Add engine coolant.
w/ Trailer Towing System
13.0 liters (13.7 US qts., 11.4 Imp. qts.)
3UR-FE COOLING: COOLANT: REPLACEMENT (2008 Sequoia)
w/o Trailer Towing System
12.1 liters (12.8 US qts., 10.6 Imp. qts.)
Do not substitute plain water for engine coolant.
• TOYOTA vehicles are filled with TOYOTA SLLC at the factory. In order to avoid damage to the
engine cooling system and other technical problems, only use TOYOTA SLLC or similar high
quality ethylene glycol based non-silicate, non-amine, non-nitrite, non-borate coolant with
long-life hybrid organic acid technology (coolant with long-life hybrid organic acid technology
consists of a combination of low phosphates and organic acids).
• Please contact any authorized Toyota dealer or qualified repair shop for further details.
(b) Slowly pour coolant into the radiator reservoir until
it reaches the FULL line.
(c) Install the reservoir cap.
(d) Press the inlet and outlet radiator hoses several time