I am a new member and have spent the past few weeks browsing the forum. I've always liked 4runners, but seeing everyone's builds got me really interested in the GX. I had read about all of the problems and was well aware of what to watch out for. Primarily the transfer case leak...
After I park the car, I get a palm sized puddle under the rear diff and under the transfer case. They aren't continuous leaks, they dry up after a few days.
What sort of repair am I looking at here, about how much should I expect to pay, and which shop local to me is trustworthy?
I recently purchased a 99 LX470 and have been in the process of getting it fixed up. After replacing the transfer case fluid I have since noticed that it is leaking. Also, my center diff lock has recently stopped working.
It appears that the leak is from the front output shaft in the...