Filed Under (Toyota Manuals) by admin on 06-10-2011
2004-2010 4Runner 2007-2010 Avalon, Camry, Camry HV, RAV4, Sienna 2008-2010 Corolla, FJ Cruiser, Highlander, Highlander HV, Matrix, Yar is 2006-2010 Land Cruiser, Prius, Tacoma 2005-2010 Sequoia, Tundra 2007-2008 Solara 2009-2010 Venza The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a procedure to adjust tire pressure correctly when outside temperature is significantly colder or warmer than shop temperature. Seasonal temperature change can dramatically alter tire pressure, which can cause the tire pressure warning lamp to illuminate. Tire temperature is dependent on”cold”tire pressure, driving distance and speed, ambient temperature and road surface temperature. As the temperature of the tire changes, air in the tire expands and contr acts, changing the tire’sairpressure. The cold tire pressure for all Toyota models will vary and will need to be adjusted accordingly. “Cold”tire pressure, as shown on the tire pressure label on our vehicles, is generally considered to be the pressure in a tire that has not been driven in the past 4 hours and has been parked outdoors. The TPWS MUST be initialized with the tire pressure marked on the vehicle placard. Tires are then adjusted according to the information in this bulletin to ensure that the TPWS light does not illuminate unnecessarily.
Filed Under (Toyota Manuals) by admin on 29-10-2011
pressure data is transmitted through a Tire Pressure Warning System antenna to the Tire Pressure Monitoring System receiver. The tire pressure sensing transmitter used for the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) on 2004 – 2006 model year 4Runner vehicles needs to be activated during Pre-Delivery Service (PDS). 2004 – 2006 model year 4Runner vehicles. NOTE: After all the tire pressure sensing transmitters are activated, the flashing Low Tire Pressure Warning Light goes OFF. The Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) listed below may be stored in the system until the tire pressure sensing transmitters are activated. The codes will automatically clear when the tire pressure sensing transmitters are activated
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 03-12-2010
tracking Any parting within the tread, sidewall, or inner liner of the tire extending to cord material. CT A pneumatic tire with an inverted flange tire and rim system in which the rim is designed with rim flanges pointed radially inward and the tire is designed to fit on the underside of the rim in a manner that encloses the rim flanges inside the air cavity of the tire. Curb weight The weight of a motor vehicle with standard equipment including the maximum capacity of fuel, oil, and coolant, and, if so equipped, air conditioning and additional weight optional engine. Extra load tire A tire designed to operate at higher loads and at higher inflation pressures than the corresponding standard tire. Groove The space between two adjacent tread ribs. Gross AxleWeight Rating The maximum weight that any axle can support, as published on the Certification /VIN label on the front left side of the trailer. Actual weight determined by weighing each axle on a public scale, with the trailer attached to the towing vehicle. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating The maximum weight of the fully loaded trailer, as published on the Certification /VIN label. Actual weight determined by weighing trailer on a public scale, without being attached to the towing vehicle. Hitch Weight The downward force exerted on the hitch ball by the trailer coupler. Innerliner The layer(s) forming the inside surface of a tubeless tire that contains the inflating medium within the tire. Innerliner separation The parting of the innerliner from cord material in the carcass. Intended outboard sidewall The sidewall that contains a white-wall, bears white lettering or bears manufacturer, brand, and/or model name molding that is higher or deeper than the same molding on the other sidewall of the tire or the outward facing sidewall of an asymmetrical tire that has a particular side that must always face outward when mounted on a vehicle. Light truck (LT) tire A tire designated by its manufacturer as primarily intended for use on lightweight trucks or multipurpose passenger vehicles. Load rating The maximum load that a tire is rated to carry fora given inflation pressure. Maximum load rating The load rating fora tire at the maximum permissible inflation pressure for that tire. Maximum permissible inflation pressure he maximum cold inflation pressure to which a tire maybe inflated.
-9- Maximum loaded vehicle weight The sum of curb weight, accessory weight, vehicle capacity weight, and production options weight. Measuring rim The rim on which a tire is fitted for physical dimension requirements. Pin Weight The downward force applied to the 5thwheelor gooseneck ball, by the trailer kingpin or gooseneck coupler.
Filed Under (Honda) by admin on 27-11-2010
1. Inspect the motorcycle for a punch mark as described in Identification on page 2. If a punch mark is present no further action is necessary, return the unit to the customer. 2. Qualify the unit/customer as follows: •Is the tire on the motorcycle the original factory installed tire? •Is the air pressure loss more than three psi per month? Note: Refer to page 145 in the Owner’s Manual. “Even tires that are in good condition may lose one to two psi per month if not checked and adjusted regularly” . If the GL1800 meets the above qualifications, proceed with the repair procedure. 3. Place the motorcycle on a lift and secure it on the centerstand. 4. Remove the rear wheel as described on page 14-9 of the Service Manual. 5. Starting at the valve stem/balance mark area, carefully remove the rear tire from the wheel. Be sure to use plenty of commercially available tire lubricant on the inside and outside of both beads. 6. Carefully inspect the entire circumference of both tire beads. Inspect both the inside and outside of the bead for any distortion or injuries. See examples of injuries below. 2001 – 2002 GL1800/GL1800A Rear Tire Inspection GL1800 #6 OCTOBER 2001 MTB 9430 (0109) CUSTOMER INFORMATION: The information in this bulletin is intended for use only by skilled technicians who have the proper tools, equipment, and training to correctly and safely maintain your Honda. These procedures should not be attempted by “do-ityourselfers,” and you should not assume this bulletin applies to your Honda, or that your Honda has the condition described. To determine whether this information applies, contact an authorized Honda dealer. Service Bulletin American Honda Motor Co., Inc. 2001-2002 GL1800/GL1800A Rear Tire Inspection 0110 GL1800 #6*GL1800 #6*0110*2001-2002 GL1800/GL1800A Rear Tire Inspection*GL1800/GL1800A, Rear Tire Inspection, Bead, Tread*Motorcycle*1800 2 of 4 ©2001 American Honda Motor Co., Inc. – All Rights Reserved GL1800 #6 OCTOBER 2001 Inside BeadInjury Outside BeadInjury Outside BeadInjury 7. Carefully inspect the entire circumference of both tire beads. Inspect both the inside and outside of the bead for any distortion or injuries. See examples of injuries below. 8. If there is no evidence of bead damage, re-install the tire on the rim. Be sure to use plenty of commercially available tire lubricant on the inside and outside of both beads. Be sure to align the balance dot with the valve stem. Inflate the tire to 41 psi. Install the wheel assembly on the motorcycle and proceed to the Identification and then to the Warranty section. 9. If any damage or injury is present replace the tire and valve stem. Be sure to use plenty of commercially available tire lubricant on the inside and outside of both beads. Balance the new tire as necessary
Filed Under (Triumph) by admin on 06-11-2010
Triumph Rocket III 2008 Picture credits – Triumph . Click to submit more pictures. 2008 Triumph Rocket III More pictures… Discuss this bike Rate this motorbike This bike’s rating Write a review Sell this motorcycle Such bikes for sale Tip a friend List related bikes General information Model: Triumph Rocket III Year: 2008 Category: Custom / cruiser Rating: 68.5 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Engine and transmission Displacement: 2294.00 ccm (139.98 cubic inches) Engine type: In-line three Stroke: 4 Power: 140.00 HP (102.2 kW)) @ 6000 RPM Torque: 147.00 Nm (15.0 kgf-m or 108.4 ft.lbs) @ 2500 RPM Compression: 8.7:1 Bore x stroke: 101.6 x 94.3 mm (4.0 x 3.7 inches) Fuel system: Injection. Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection Fuel control: DOHC Ignition: Digital – inductive type – via electronic engine management system Cooling system: Liquid Gearbox: 5-speed Transmission type final drive: Shaft drive (cardan) Clutch: Wet. multi-plate Physical measures Dry weight: 319.3 kg (704.0 pounds) Seat height: 739 mm (29.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. Overall height: 1,166 mm (45.9 inches) Overall length: 2,499 mm (98.4 inches) Overall width: 970 mm (38.2 inches) Wheelbase: 1,694 mm (66.7 inches) Chassis and dimensions Frame type: Tubular steel. twin spine Rake (fork angle): 32.0° Front suspension: 43mm upside down forks Rear suspension: Chromed spring twin shocks with adjustable preload Front tyre dimensions: 150/80-R17 Rear tyre dimensions: 240/50-R16 Front brakes: Double disc Front brakes diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches) Rear brakes: Single disc Rear brakes diameter: 316 mm (12.4 inches) Speed and acceleration Fuel capacity: 23.84 litres (6.30 gallons) Color options: Claret. Phantom Black Further information Parts and accessories Check out parts and accessories from our partners. Ask questions Join the 08 Triumph Rocket III discussion group, the new Triumph forum at Bikez.name or the new Custom / cruiser forum at Bikez.name. Insurance, loans, testsSearch the web for dealers, loan and insurance costs, tests, customizing, etc. Related bikes List related bikes for comparison of specs