The Story of Sakichi Toyoda
Sakichi Toyoda, the founder of Toyota Industries Corporation, possessed a strong ambition to contribute to society from his days as a youth. He had devoted his 63-year-long life to invention.
Electronic control is used on the 4Y engine to regulate the fuel injection and ignition systems. This is combined with the 3-Way Catalytic Converter System to filter out carbon monoxide (CO), hydrocarbon (HC) and nitrogen oxide (NOx) gases.
It uses an enhanced filtering system to provide excellent black smoke particle elimination. The DPF-II provides the additional benefits of easier starting and longer filter life.
The 8 Series is free of asbestos, mercury and cadmium. The amount of lead and hexavalent chromium has also been dramatically reduced in order to minimize the affect on the environment.