When replacing a failed ignition coil, it's a good idea to change all the spark plugs too. We happen to own two of these vehicles, same years, one making no noise and not going bad yet, but the other decided it was time. I see you've not mentioned gearbox - already done, or easy enough to suss out yourself? The visibility is very good in the front; rear pillars are thick but large side mirrors help make up for that. In early January 2015 Toyota issued a warranty enhancement program zf4 for years 2006-2012 Rav4 to have the defective bearing replaced, but they put an expiration date of April 30th 2017 or 9 years from the date of first use regardless of mileage. Watch for knocking, clunking or rattling noise from the steering when driving over small bumps or rough road. Inspect cylinder head for warpage Using a precision straightedge and feeler gauge, measure the warpage of the contact surfaces of the cylinder block and manifolds.
While driving various speeds, a loud unknown noise emitted from the rear of the vehicle. The differential fluid is a thick, dense fluid designed to keep the differential lubricated as it compensates for all of the turns that the vehicle makes. Contacted local dealership, vehicle was looked at by the dealership and they noted it was the differential coupler. This vehicle has 34k miles on it. Remove the oil drain plug using the 14mm socket and wrench. A case number was not provided. Part plus labor to install.
So when this developed is unknown. The turning radius is small. I see you've not mentioned gearbox - already done, or easy enough to suss out yourself? The root cause of the issue is the rear differential vent on top of the assembly. As far as torque specs go, I usually get everything relatively tight, and if I notice any dripping, I tighten it back down. Installation Clean up the oil filter cap, base, and drain plug Install the small O-Ring into the bottom of the oil filter base.
Wiring diagram Inspection procedure Read value of intelligent tester door courtesy light switch Connect the intelligent tester with can vim to the dlc3. The dealership did inform me however that I have a front wheel bearing that is failing. Warm up the engine by starting the car and allowing it to run for 10-15 minutes. It is disappointing that we are looking at an impending failure of the drivetrain. While driving the rear end started making a growling noise.
My local dealer inspected the car and told me that there is a recall for a pinion bearing inside the rear differential but after only listening for noise of a faulty bearing they determined that mine was not defective. It is time these billion dollar companies own up to their mistakes and not pass the buck to the little guy. The voltage +bm is monitored and when it is low less than 4 v , the ecm determines that there is a malfunction in the etcs and cuts off the current to the throttle actuator. Sst 09950-40011 09951-04010, 09952-04010, 09953-04020, 09954-04010, 09955-04071, 09957-04010, 09958-04011 , 09950-60010 09951-00320 Notice: Before using sst center bolt 09953-04020 , apply hypoid gear oil to its threads and tip. After having it in the garage the mechanics told me that a gasket or seal leaked on the differential, they told me they have never had it happen, nor do they no why.
Notice To prevent damage to the armrest Do not apply too much load on the armrest. Upon inspection was found seals on rear differential leaking. The steering tilts and telescopes. If the runners were required to run in their lane for a 400-meter race, the runner in the outside lane would actually have to run 408 meters. Rear Fold down the armrest for use. Please or to join the conversation.
Toyota lists the standard capacity after an oil and filter change as 6. Pull the lid forward by holding the front of the lid. The leak was discovered by the dealer during a recent visit to handle several outstanding recall issues. Most of the Rav4s with the issue have multiple seal leaking both axle seals and the front pinion seal. There was no visible leak in the driveway, no check engine light or other warning.
Notice: Measure at 3 or more areas around the circumference of the ring gear. No sign of a potentially dangerous situation. Parts of this document have been redacted to protect personally identifiable information pursuant to the freedom of information act foia , 5 u. Considering this, it's a good idea to check the oil level regularly and keep it topped up. The diff is easy enough to drain and refill, but I'd seriously consider getting some kind of fluid pump to help with the transfer box. Twice the vehicle was taken to a Toyota dealership and they were unable to identify the cause. From doing extensive online research, this appears to be a widespread and common problem with the 4wd Rav4s.