Toyota Highlander Maintenance Schedule

We like to help our Marietta customer keep their vehicles running in top shape. That involves keeping up with their Toyota Highlander recommended service schedule. So, we’ve listed out part of the Toyota Highlander maintenance schedule below. We’ll even show you where you can download the Toyota Highlander service schedule pdf file, so you can see the rest of the schedule.

Toyota Highlander Maintenance Schedule for Normal Driving Conditions

Adhering to the Toyota Highlander recommended service schedule below will help extend the life of your vehicle. That’s why we make sure to do the following items for all of our Smyrna customers.

5,000 Miles or 6 Months

  • Check installation of driver’s floor mat
  • Inspect and adjust all fluid levels
  • Inspect wiper blades
  • Rotate tires
  • Visually inspect brake linings/drums and brake pads/discs

10,000 miles or 12 months

  • All of the items for 5,000 miles plus replace engine oil and oil filter.
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15,000 miles or 18 Months

All of the items for 5,000 miles plus:

  • Re-torque propeller shaft bolt (4WD)
  • If 0W-20 oil WAS NOT used at the last oil change, replace engine oil and oil filter.
Also, inspect the items below:

  • Ball joints and dust covers
  • Brake lines and hoses
  • Cabin air filter
  • Drive shaft boots
  • Engine coolant5
  • Engine oil cooler hoses and connections
  • Exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Radiator and condenser
  • Rear differential oil (4WD)
  • Steering gear
  • Steering linkage and boots
  • Transfer case oil (4WD)

20,000 miles or 24 months

  • All of the items for 5,000 miles plus replace engine oil and oil filter

25,000 miles or 30 months

  • All of the items for 5,000 miles plus replace engine oil and oil filter if 0W-20 oil WAS NOT used at the last oil change
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30,000 miles or 36 months

All of the items for 5,000 miles plus:

  • Re-torque propeller shaft bolt (4WD)
  • Replace cabin air filter
  • Replace engine air filter
  • Replace engine oil and oil filter 2
  • Replace rear differential oil (4WD)
  • Replace transfer case oil (4WD)
Also, inspect the items below:

  • Automatic transmission fluid cooler hoses and connections
  • Automatic transmission for signs of leakage
  • Ball joints and dust covers
  • Brake lines and hoses
  • Brake linings/drums
  • Brake pads/discs
  • Drive shaft boots
  • Engine coolant
  • Engine oil cooler hoses and connections
  • Exhaust pipes and mountings
  • Fuel lines and connections
  • Fuel tank band
  • Fuel tank vapor vent system hoses
  • Fuel tank cap gasket
  • Radiator and condenser
  • Steering gear
  • Steering linkage and boots

Toyota Highlander Maintenance Schedule for Special Driving Conditions

Most of our Atlanta customers will do just fine keeping up with the items listed above. But if you drive a lot on dirt roads or do a lot of towing, the items below will need to be added to your maintenance schedule. See your Warranty and Maintenance Guide for more detail.

Driving on dirt roads or dusty roads:

  • Inspect ball joints and dust covers
  • Inspect drive shaft boots
  • Inspect engine air filter
  • Inspect steering linkage and boots
  • Re-torque propeller shaft bolt (4WD)
  • Replace engine oil and oil filter
  • Tighten nuts and bolts on chassis and body
Driving while towing, using a car-top carrier, or heavy vehicle loading:

  • Re-torque propeller shaft bolt (4WD)
  • Replace engine oil and oil filter
  • Tighten nuts and bolts on chassis and body
  • Repeated trips of less than five miles in
  • temperatures below 32°F / 0°C:
  • Replace engine oil and oil filter
Extensive idling and/or low speed driving for a long distance such as police, taxi, or door-to-door delivery use:

  • Replace engine oil and oil filter

The Toyota Highlander Service Schedule PDF File

A lot of our customers ask we’re they can download the “Toyota Highlander service schedule pdf”. What they’re really looking for is the Warranty and Maintenance Guide, which you can download here. The service schedule or maintenance log begins on page 38.

Schedule Service with the Experts at Marietta Toyota

We’ll help you keep to your maintenance schedule. Did you know you can schedule an appointment online with us? We’re just a short drive away from Kennesaw, so drop by or contact us today.

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