1989 Toyota Land Cruiser Maintenance

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1989 Toyota Land Cruiser Maintenance Schedule

What is the recommended maintenance schedule for the 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser?

What to Know About 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser Scheduled Maintenance

Take care of your Toyota Land Cruiser and it'll take care of you. With the right maintenance at the right time, you could hit 200,000 miles (or beyond!) in your Land Cruiser. Not an expert in what services your car needs and when? No problem. There's no need to guess when it's time to get Land Cruiser maintenance, and no need to wait until something goes wrong. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser!

This recommended maintenance schedule is written by the auto manufacturer, Toyota themselves. Driving conditions, climate variations, and other variables can affect which scheduled maintenance services you’ll need; however, there’s a good chance that your vehicle’s recommended maintenance services will include oil changes, tire rotations, brake pad replacement, filter changes, and fluid checks and exchanges. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your Land Cruiser running for longer, keep you safer on the road, and prevent common 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser problems.

Overview of Essential Toyota Land Cruiser Maintenance Needs

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser for factory-recommended routine maintenance and a skilled technician will start the appointment with a Courtesy Check. The Courtesy Check helps us see what we’re working with under the hood, and allows us to alert you to any potential problems before they worsen. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your Land Cruiser's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your Land Cruiser may need a replacement battery sooner. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall life expectancy of your Toyota Land Cruiser battery. Sure, you could wait until your battery is completely dead, but it’s a much wiser decision to replace it before you need to. Otherwise, your battery could die unexpectedly, leaving you and your Land Cruiser stranded. Your Toyota Land Cruiser could quickly go from being a trusty ride to a source of stress in a matter of minutes.

Staying on schedule for battery replacements and motor oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser engine. See Toyota's recommendations for oil change intervals for your 1989 Land Cruiser in the chart at the top of this page. Keep in mind that your oil change interval could be different given your driving style and climate. A Firestone Complete Auto Care technician will be happy to help you determine the best oil change frequency for your car’s needs. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser? We can help with that, too!

Routine upkeep for your Toyota Land Cruiser suspension and steering system can improve ride comfort and help you maintain control of your vehicle. That's important if you plan on taking the road less traveled! Bring your car to Firestone Complete Auto Care, where our technicians can check your car’s steering components and, if necessary, provide the appropriate Toyota Land Cruiser steering and suspension services. This can include things like power steering fluid replacement, wheel alignment adjustments, replacement of struts and wheel bearings, and ball joint lubrication. Components within your Toyota Land Cruiser's steering system require regular maintenance.

Without routine Toyota Land Cruiser maintenance, you could be feeling the heat on the road – literally! A malfunctioning A/C system or overheating engine can wreak havoc on your car. Don’t sweat it, though! Our technicians can take care of those issues, too. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, we have what it takes to provide top-notch service for your Toyota Land Cruiser engine heating and cooling systems, as well as your air conditioning. Is it time to replace the radiator in your Toyota Land Cruiser? We can take care of that. Got a funny smell coming from your A/C? We’re on it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser maintenance.

So visit us regularly, or visit us urgently. Many locations are open on weekends and in the evening.

1989 Toyota Land Cruiser Maintenance Questions

Take an active role in maintaining your 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser. Get answers to common Toyota Land Cruiser maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • When should I have Toyota Land Cruiser alignment checked? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 1989 Land Cruiser is pulling to one side or the other, your tires or suspension system could be calling out for help.
  • When should I switch my Toyota Land Cruiser to high mileage oil? Got 75,000+ miles on the odometer? Consider high mileage motor oil. High mileage oil is formulated to address the specific problems encountered by high mileage vehicles, or those with more than 75,000 miles. It can help reduce oil consumption, smoke, and emissions from older Toyota Land Cruiser engines.
  •  Why are my Toyota dashboard lights on? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your Toyota Land Cruiser, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light