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    Toyota 4Runner Timing Overview (All Model Years)

    From 2010 to 2021 all Toyota 4Runner models have a timing chain and an interference engine. From 2003 to 2009 the 4.0L 4Runner models have timing chains and interference engines while the 4.7L has a timing belt and interference engine.

    From 1984 to 2002 all 4 cylinder 4Runners have timing chains and interference engines while the V6 models have timing belts and non-interference engines.

    Model Years Engine Type (Engine Code) Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Kits For Purchase
    Toyota 4Runner 2010 - 2021 all timing chain interference Amazon
    2003 - 2009 4.0L timing chain interference Amazon
    2003 - 2009 4.7L timing belt interference Amazon
    1989 - 2002 V6 timing belt non-interference Amazon
    1984 - 2000 4 cylinder timing chain interference Amazon

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    2021 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2021 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2020 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2020 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2019 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2019 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2018 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2018 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2017 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2017 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2016 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2016 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2015 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2015 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2014 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2014 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2013 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2013 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2012 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2012 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2011 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2011 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2010 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2010 Toyota 4Runners have timing chains and are interference engines.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2009 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2009 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 100k Amazon

    2008 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2008 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 100k Amazon

    2007 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2007 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 100k Amazon

    2006 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2006 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 100k Amazon

    2005 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2005 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 100k Amazon

    2004 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2004 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    2003 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4.0L model of the 2003 Toyota 4Runner has a timing chain and an interference engine while the 4.7L model has a timing belt and has an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    4.0L V6 270 hp (1GR-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    4.7L V6 268 hp (2UZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    2002 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 2002 Toyota 4Runner has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    2001 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 2001 Toyota 4Runner has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    2000 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 2000 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.7L 4 Cyl. 150 hp (3RZ-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    1999 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1999 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.7L 4 Cyl. 150 hp (3RZ-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    1998 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1998 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.7L 4 Cyl. 150 hp (3RZ-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    1997 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1997 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.7L 4 Cyl. 150 hp (3RZ-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    1996 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1996 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.7L 4 Cyl. 150 hp (3RZ-FE) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.4L V6 183 hp (5VZ-FE) timing belt interference 90k Amazon

    1995 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1995 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1994 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1994 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1993 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1993 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1992 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1992 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1991 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1991 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon
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    1990 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1990 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1989 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 4 cylinder 1989 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine while the V6 model has a timing belt and a non-interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.0L V6 150 hp (3VZ-E) timing belt non-interference 60k Amazon

    1988 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 1988 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. Turbo 135 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    1987 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 1987 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. Turbo 135 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    1986 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 1986 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. Turbo 135 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    1985 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 1985 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    1984 Toyota 4Runner - Timing Belt Or Chain

    The 1984 Toyota 4Runner model has a timing chain and interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 116 hp (22R-E) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

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