Toyota Fortuner Bad Fuel Mileage: Causes

If you’re filling your vehicle up regularly and still getting crummy mileage, there are a few things that could be to blame. In this post, we’ll explore some of the most common reasons your Toyota Fortuner is getting bad gas mileage. Before diving in, it’s important to note whether or not your Fortuner’s check engine … Read more

Toyota Fortuner Metal Shavings in Oil: Causes

If your Toyota Fortuner has metal shavings in the oil, it almost always indicates engine damage, but it’s not always easy to tell what is causing the issue. This article will help you figure out what’s going on with your vehicle. Metal shavings accompanied by a knocking sound typically indicate your Fortuner has spun a … Read more

Toyota Fortuner RPM Goes Up and Down While Parked: Causes

When your Toyota Fortuner is in Park, its engine RPM level (revolutions per minute) should stay relatively even. If it doesn’t, there’s likely something wrong with your engine. If your vehicle’s check engine light is on, we’ve provided the most common causes of RPMs going up and down while in Park and the common codes … Read more

Toyota Fortuner: Symptoms of Bad Shocks or Struts

Shocks and struts typically don’t last for the lifetime of a vehicle, If your Toyota Fortuner is experiencing poor handling, excessive wear on tires and suspension components, or a jarring noise, it likely has bad shocks or struts. If your Fortuner is experiencing any steering problems, it’s vital to check your vehicle out immediately, as … Read more

Toyota Fortuner Tire Pressure Light: Causes + How to Fix

The TPMS light indicates that your Toyota Fortuner’s tire pressure is above or below the minimum threshold set by the manufacturer.   The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) light is the most common warning light on a modern vehicle. If you have a TPMS warning light, your vehicle’s tire pressure must be checked. If your Toyota … Read more

Toyota Fortuner P0174: Meaning, Causes, How to Fix

One of the most common trouble codes with the Toyota Fortuner is P0174. It indicates that your Toyota Fortuner is running lean on the bank two side of the engine.  P0174 and P0171 (fuel trim lean bank one) are the most frequently seen air/fuel mixture-related codes. If they appear together, it reduces the list of … Read more