The History of the 4Y Forklift Engine

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Toyota’s 4Y Engine is a key reason that Toyota’s Core Internal Combustion (IC) Forklifts are the most durable and dependable forklifts on the market. It’s the heart of Toyota IC Forklifts that just keeps beating year after year. In fact, many Toyota Forklifts with 4Y Engines have been running with more than 30,000 hours without a major overhaul!

The history of the 4Y engine can be measured by a few key milestones listed below:


4Y Engine History

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