Toyota Hilux Workshop and Owners Manual | Free Download Toyota Hilux. Toyota Hilux was first manufactured in around 1968. It is a series of compact pickup trucks. This truck has gained a reputation for its exceptional reliability and sturdiness even during heavy use, and in fact it is often referred to as the Indestructible Truck. Toyota Hilux 1997 – 2004 Repair Manual Toyota Hilux 1997 - 2004 Repair Manual which covers your vehicles repairs, maintenance and servicing. This comprehensive manual is used by OEM technicians worldwide.