Toyota Land Cruiser

FJ60, FJ62 and FJ80 1980-1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Toyota Land Cruiser
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Systems of cooling, heating
+ 5. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
- 7. Transmission
   + 7.1. Mechanical transmission
   + 7.2. Automatic transmission
   + 7.3. Transfer case
   - 7.4. Coupling, driveshafts, semi-axes and leading bridges
      7.4.1. Technical characteristics
      + 7.4.2. Coupling
      + 7.4.3. Kardanny (е) shaft (ы), reducer and axes
      7.4.4. Forward semi-axis and epiploon
      - 7.4.5. Back (forward) bridge Reducer epiploon Semi-axis, bearing and epiploon (semi-unloading semi-axes) A semi-axis and an epiploon (completely unloaded semi-axes) A nave of a back wheel (completely unloaded semi-axes)
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Suspension brackets and steering
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Electroschemes

7.4.5. Back (forward) bridge

Removal and installation

1. Lift the car and establish on supports under a body.
2. Remove wheels.
3. Remove brake details.
4. On a forward axis disconnect steering drafts.
5. Disconnect from a bridge reducer the driveshaft.
6. Disconnect the stabilizer of cross-section stability (if it is provided).
7. Disconnect from the bridge a cross-section bar (if it is provided).
8. Deduce a cable of the hand brake from assembly brackets of the back bridge, remove cable arms (see subsection 8.14).
9. Disconnect the socket from the sensor of speed (on cars with ABS system).
10. Disconnect and muffle hoses and tubes of a hydraulic actuator of brakes.
11. Disconnect from the back bridge the loading sensor (if it is provided).
12. Slightly will hang out the bridge, having substituted under it 2 jacks.
13. Disconnect shock-absorbers.
14. Remove springs (if are provided, see subsection 9.5).
15. On cars with springs unscrew bolts of step-ladders of springs and remove fastening plates.
16. Unscrew bolts of levers of springs and remove springs.


After a detachment of springs the bridge becomes loose. Ask the assistant to support the bridge on jacks.

17. On the cars equipped with springs of a back suspension bracket, disconnect from the bridge the bottom levers (keep in mind that after that the bridge becomes loose).
18. Carefully lower the bridge and roll out from under the car.
19. Installation of the bridge is carried out upside-down.
20. Tighten all fastenings with the set moments.