Toyota Camry

1996-2001 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Toyota Camry
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 1.2. Information before driving of the car
+ 1.3. Independent maintenance
+ 1.4. Technical characteristics
+ 1.5. Several councils upon purchase of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
- 3. Engines
   + 3.1.2. Check of a compression
   - 3.2. 6-cylinder two-row V6 3,0 engines of l
      3.2.2. Check of a compression
      3.2.3. Top Dead Point (TDP) of the N1 piston
      3.2.4. Covers of heads of cylinders
      3.2.5. Inlet collector
      3.2.6. Final collectors
      3.2.7. Gas-distributing belt and asterisks
      3.2.8. Forward epiploon of a bent shaft
      3.2.9. Epiploons of camshafts
      3.2.10. Camshafts and elevators of valves
      3.2.11. Heads of cylinders
      3.2.12. Oil pallet
      3.2.13. Oil pump
      3.2.14. Flywheel / drive plate
      3.2.15. Back epiploon of a bent shaft
      3.2.16. Fastenings of the engine
   + 3.3. Partition of engines
   + 3.4. Engine electric equipment
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. Exhaust system
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment


3.2.12. Oil pallet


1. Remove a cowl.
2. Disconnect a wire of the minus plug of the accumulator.
3. Lift and fix a forward part of the car.
4. Remove protective guards of the engine.
5. Merge engine oil and remove an oil filter.
6. Disconnect forward section of an exhaust pipe from the catalytic converter, an arm and final collectors.
7. Unscrew two bolts and uncover a flywheel casing.
8. Unscrew the bolts fixing aluminum section of the pallet to the transmission.
9. Unscrew bolts and remove steel section of the pallet.
10. Unscrew bolts of a maslozaborny branch pipe (arrow) and remove it.
11. Unscrew bolts of aluminum section of the pallet.
12. If necessary remove a dividing partition of the pallet.


1. Carefully clean and wipe with acetone the joined surfaces of both sections of the pallet and the block of cylinders, clean carvings in block openings. Check whether the pallet flange is bent, if necessary correct it.
2. Establish a dividing partition.
3. Apply sealant on the joined surface of aluminum section.
4. Establish aluminum section and tighten bolts till the required inhaling moment.
5. Examine a maslozaborny branch pipe on existence of a contamination of cracks or other damages. Establish a branch pipe (if you removed it) and tighten bolts.
6. Apply sealant on a flange of steel section of the pallet. Establish section, insert bolts and tighten them till the required inhaling moment.
7. Establish the remained details, start the engine and check it for existence of leaks.