My TLC pulling to the right

10

Asked by Feb 18, 2012 at 01:08 AM about the 1993 Toyota Land Cruiser 4 Dr STD 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my tlc 1993 is pulling to the right while accelerating and same as while braking . And
during cruising have to hold the steering hard i, if not it will run to the right...please
advice

5 Answers

2,705

You may have a binding brake, jack up the Cruiser and check that all wheels run freely. Usually there is a bit of transmissoin drag but it should be obvious which wheel it is. Generally when a brake binds it is due to the brake pads siezing in the caliper, this is due to brake dust build up and lack of lubrication.

10

done already brake servicing changing seals of brake piston run freely , i thought that was the prob b4. still persist, if it possible wheel bearing , coz i already changing pinion bearing but same thing.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
2,705

If it was a bearing issue I think you would be aware by now, bearings usually give you an audible warning before they destroy themselves. Have you had the steering geometry checked? you may have a bent steering/ suspension component or a misaligned axle.

10

done also alignment and still persist, could it be some bushing that hold the axle beam worn out, if so i will notice from beneath. Yah if bearing give way sure will noticed.

5

does it seem to pull to the right all the time? even just a little because if it was a bent suspension component it should pull all the time, not a lot but a little, also check the wear on the tire, if the tread wear is uneven then it probaly is a suspension piece

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Are most of the coolant ports supposed to be blocked by the head gasket on the FJ62 (3fe) engine? 1 answer

    I pulled the head on my 88 FJ62 and had it rebuilt. I noticed that the new head gasket I ordered was a bit different than the one I pulled off. On checking, the old one appears to be for a FJ 60 s...

    1988 Toyota Land Cruiser

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Are old 1984-1989 land cruisers safe? 26 answers

    We are looking into purchasing an older land cruiser between the years of 1984-1989. We can't find safety rating for cars this old and are wondering how safe they are. We will have our kids in the...

    1984 Toyota Land Cruiser

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • timing belt 2 answers

    Called dealer to change timing belt for $400. However they recommend changing water pump, gasket seals. I was told they would break down if not replaced. there is nothing wrong with the car now. Thi...

    2003 Toyota Land Cruiser 4 Dr STD 4WD SUV

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Restart 4 answers

    Just started having difficulty restarting my landcruiser after it's heated up a bit... if i let it set for a few min it starts right up again and runs just fine but getting gas on a trip is a pain as ...

    1991 Toyota Land Cruiser

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Value of unrestored '67 TLC 2 answers

    I have a 67 Toyota Land Cruiser in unrestored but good restorable condition. I'm wanting to sell it as is. I would love to keep it and someday restore it to its awesome original condition but it's n...

    1967 Toyota Land Cruiser

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Land Cruiser

Looking for a Used Land Cruiser in your area?

CarGurus has 1,248 nationwide Land Cruiser listings starting at $2,995.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Land Cruiser Questions

Toyota Land Cruiser Experts

#1 Michael Crews
Michael Crews
Reputation 1,080
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 110
#3 jamnblues
jamnblues
Reputation 80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota 4Runner
315 Great Deals out of 20,549 listings starting at $2,295
Used Land Rover Range Rover
101 Great Deals out of 4,864 listings starting at $5,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
392 Great Deals out of 19,082 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford F-150
2,692 Great Deals out of 212,369 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
843 Great Deals out of 68,691 listings starting at $864

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
548 listings starting at $77,141
2016 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
237 listings starting at $65,995
2015 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
36 listings starting at $51,999
2014 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 29 listings starting at $46,599
2013 Toyota Land Cruiser For Sale
42 listings starting at $37,975