GVM Upgrade for Landcruiser 200 Series
If you own a Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series and regularly carry heavy loads, it’s time to explore an upgrade that can significantly enhance your vehicle’s capabilities. With our GVM+ Upgrade, you can increase your LandCruiser’s official payload capacity while maintaining compliance with Federal Department of Infrastructure and Transport standards.
DAPCO Bunbury is licensed as a 2nd stage manufacturer, meaning we can legally increase the weight carrying capacity of eligible Toyota Landcruiser 200 Series.
Our GVM+ Upgrade allows your LandCruiser 200 Series to achieve the following certified GVM ratings:
- Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series 5-seater model: GVM rating of 3720 kgs – a substantial increase in payload capacity of 370 kgs.
- Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series 7 & 8-seater model (09/2007-2015): GVM rating of 3720 kgs – an increase in payload capacity of up to 420 kgs.
- Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series 5, 7 & 8-seater model (2015-on): GVM rating of 3850 kgs – an outstanding increase in payload capacity of 500 kgs.
You should consider a GVM upgrade on your 200 Series if you:
Our 300 Series GVM Upgrades are:
Important Consideration for Cab/Chassis Owners
If you’ve purchased a cab/chassis LandCruiser, please note that the weight of any tray or service body is considered part of the “kerb weight,” further impacting your available payload capacity.
Don’t wait until your vehicle struggles with heavy loads. Whether you’re planning a new vehicle purchase or need to upgrade your current LandCruiser, we have the solution you need. Elevate your LandCruiser 200 Series with a GVM+ Upgrade and experience enhanced performance, safety, and peace of mind on your journeys.
GVM FAQs Frequently Asked Questions
A GVM+ Upgrade is a modification that increases the Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) of your Toyota LandCruiser. It allows your vehicle to legally carry heavier loads while maintaining compliance with safety and regulatory standards.
You should consider a GVM Upgrade if you regularly carry heavy loads, tow trailers, equip your LandCruiser with accessories, or need to ensure compliance with weight limits. It enhances your vehicle’s performance and safety.
The GVM Upgrade involves replacing or upgrading various suspension components to handle increased weight capacity. This includes changes to springs, shock absorbers, and other components, ensuring your LandCruiser can safely support heavier loads.
Yes, the GVM Upgrade is legal when performed by authorized and certified technicians. DAPCO Bunbury is licensed as a 2nd stage manufacturer, allowing us to legally increase the weight carrying capacity of eligible Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series.
No, the GVM Upgrade does not affect your manufacturer’s warranty. All suspension components included in the upgrade package come with their own warranty, ensuring peace of mind.
We highly recommend having the GVM Upgrade performed by certified technicians to ensure proper installation and compliance with regulations. DIY installation may void your vehicle’s warranty and pose safety risks.
Contact us for a consultation to assess your needs and determine compatibility. If eligible, certified technicians will perform the upgrade, including fitting a new compliance plate for registration purposes.