Toyota Tundra Service Manual: Hood Support

Components

COMPONENTS

ILLUSTRATION

Disposal

DISPOSAL

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

HINT:

  • Use the same procedure for the RH and LH sides.
  • The procedure listed below is for the LH side.

PROCEDURE

1. DISPOSE OF HOOD SUPPORT ASSEMBLY LH

(a) Horizontally secure the hood support assembly LH in a vise with the piston-rod pulled out.

(b) Using a metal saw, gradually cut anywhere in the area labeled A to release the gas.

Standard

Area

Specified Condition

A

200 mm (7.87 in.)

CAUTION:

As metal debris may be blown outward by the gas, you must:

  • Wear protective glasses.
  • Cover the area being cut.

NOTICE:

The gas inside the hood support assembly LH is colorless, odorless and harmless. As there is a possibility that metal debris could scatter, cover the hood support assembly LH with a piece of cloth or other material.

Installation

INSTALLATION

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

CAUTION:

Install the hood support assembly LH while holding the hood.

NOTICE:

  • Do not touch the extendable portion of the rod to prevent foreign objects from attaching to the hood support assembly LH surface.
  • Do not push the hood support assembly LH sideways because the hood support assembly LH may bend.

HINT:

  • Use the same procedure for the RH and LH sides.
  • The procedure listed below is for the LH side.

PROCEDURE

1. INSTALL NO. 1 HOOD SUPPORT BOLT

(a) Install the No. 1 hood support bolt.

Torque:

22 N·m {224 kgf·cm, 16 ft·lbf}

CAUTION:

Install the No. 1 hood support bolt while supporting the hood by hand.

2. INSTALL HOOD SUPPORT ASSEMBLY LH

(a) Install the 2 stop rings to the hood support assembly LH.

(b) Attach the 2 ball joints to install the hood support assembly LH.

(c) Check that the hood support assembly LH is connected to the ball joint and cannot be pulled off.

CAUTION:

Install the hood support assembly LH while holding the hood.

NOTICE:

Check that the hood support assembly LH is engaged in the ball joint and it cannot be pulled out.

Removal

REMOVAL

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

CAUTION:

Remove the hood support assembly LH while holding the hood.

NOTICE:

  • Do not touch the extendable portion of the rod to prevent foreign objects from attaching to the hood support assembly LH surface.
  • Do not push the hood support assembly LH sideways because the hood support assembly LH may bend.

HINT:

  • Use the same procedure for the RH and LH sides.
  • The procedure listed below is for the LH side.

PROCEDURE

1. REMOVE HOOD SUPPORT ASSEMBLY LH

(a) Using a screwdriver, remove the 2 stop rings as indicated by the arrows in the order shown in the illustration.

HINT:

Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

CAUTION:

Remove the hood support assembly LH while holding the hood.

Text in Illustration

*1

Protective Tape

(b) Detach the 2 ball joints and then remove the hood support assembly LH.

2. REMOVE NO. 1 HOOD SUPPORT BOLT

(a) Remove the No. 1 hood support bolt.

    Hood Lock Control Cable Assembly

    Hood

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