Engine Toyota 2TZ-FZE

The 2.4-liter Toyota 2TZ-FZE engine was produced from 1994 to 1999 in Japan and was installed on rear and all-wheel drive minivans. This motor is specially designed to be located only under the floor of the body, has a 75-degree inclination and a mechanical supercharger.

The TZ family includes engines: 2TZ‑FE, 2TZ-FZE.

The engine was installed on:

  • Toyota Estima XR10 in 1994 – 1999;
  • Toyota Previa XR10 in 1994 – 1999.


Production years 1994-1999
Displacement, cc 2438
Fuel system MPI
Power output, hp 158
Torque output, Nm 258
Cylinder block cast iron R4
Block head aluminum 16v
Cylinder bore, mm 95
Piston stroke, mm 86
Compression ratio 8.9
Features intercooler
Hydraulic lifters no
Timing drive chain
Phase regulator no
Turbocharging supercharger
Recommended engine oil 5W-30
Engine oil capacity, liter 5.8
Fuel type petrol
Euro standards EURO 1/2
Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Toyota Estima 1997)
— city
— highway
— combined
Engine lifespan, km ~200 000
Weight, kg 190

Disadvantages of the 2TZ-FZE engine

  • The motor is prone to overheating due to insufficient natural cooling;
  • The unit is sensitive to the quality and quantity of oil, keep an eye on its level;
  • The front crankshaft oil seal often leaks after 120 thousand kilometers;
  • Due to the location, the engine is extremely inconvenient to maintain;
  • For many owners, fuel consumption of 15 liters per 100 km seems excessive.

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